Shania Twain, Gwen Stefani, Alanis Morissette headed to Austin for CMT Music Awards
Pop music powerhouses Shania Twain, Gwen Stefani and Alanis Morissette are coming to Austin for the Country Music Television Awards on Sunday, the show announced Tuesday.
Twain will receive the 2023 CMT Equal Play Award during the ceremony, which recognizes artists who have advocated for elevating diverse voices in country music. Jennifer Nettles and Linda Martell are previous winners of the award. Twain will not perform at the award show.
Stefani will perform with Carly Pearce. Morissette will perform "You Oughta Know" with Austin guitar ace Jackie Venson, Ingrid Andress, Lainey Wilson, Madeline Edwards and Morgan Wade to celebrate 10 years of the "CMT Next Women of Country" franchise.
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This year's CMT Awards show at Moody Center marks the first time the show will be held in Austin. In previous years, the ceremony has been held in Nashville.
The 2023 show will be hosted by Kelsea Ballerini and Kane Brown. Watch a live broadcast at 7 p.m. Sunday on KEYE or stream it on Paramount+. Find tickets to the Moody Center show at ticketmaster.com.
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