Carrie Underwood Joins LP Field Lineup at 2015 CMA Music Festival

Rick Diamond/Getty Images
Rick Diamond/Getty Images

On the day after the unofficial start of summer, Carrie Underwood tapped her social networks to announce that she will be performing at LP Field during the 2015 CMA Music Festival Nightly Concerts. Her performance at this year’s CMA Music Festival will mark the 10th anniversary of her first performance in 2005 following her victorious run on “American Idol” that same year.

“We know our fans will be thrilled to kick off summer with Carrie at CMA Music Festival,” said Sarah Trahern, CMA Chief Executive Officer.

The Ultimate Country Music Fan Experience™, CMA Music Festival takes place Thursday through Sunday, June 11-14 in Nashville.

Underwood performs Saturday, June 13. She joins previously announced performers including Jason AldeanDierks BentleyLee BriceLuke BryanEric ChurchBrett EldredgeFlorida Georgia LineRandy HouserSam HuntAlan JacksonLady AntebellumLittle Big TownMaddie & TaeNeal McCoyBrad PaisleyRascal FlattsThomas RhettDarius RuckerCole SwindellThe Band PerryThe Oak Ridge BoysKeith UrbanWynonna & The Big NoiseChris Young, and Zac Brown Band. This year’s National Anthem singers include Larry Gatlin and the Gatlin BrothersLee GreenwoodKellie Pickler, and Restless Heart.

Tickets to the Nightly Concerts at LP Field sold out in November. Across the river from the stadium, there are countless free and low-cost entertainment options for fans visiting downtown Nashville as part of the CMA Music Festival. Seven free entertainment stages give fans an opportunity to choose their musical adventure, including the hugely popular Chevrolet Riverfront Stage, which consistently fills the Cumberland riverbank each of the four days.

For the most up to date Festival information, fans can stay connected with CMA on, and sign up for CMA Exclusive, CMA’s e-newsletter.

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.