Amazon Music will host some star-studded events during this year’s CMA Fest, running June 9-12. Some of the festivities include artist meet & greet appearances, the CMA Close Up Stage Artist of the Day interviews, and appearances by Country Heat Weekly podcast co-hosts Kelly Sutton and Amber Anderson.
Artist meet & greets in the Amazon Music Activation Space at Fan Fair X will occur every day, and participating artists include Niko Moon, Breland, Shy Carter, Frank Ray, Matt Stell, Conner Smith, Willie Jones, Priscilla Block, Kidd G, Reyna Roberts, Lainey Wilson, Lindsay Ell, and Lily Rose.
Sutton and Anderson will also make numerous appearances throughout the four-day event. The pair will also host Artist of the Day interviews on the CMA Close Up Stage at Fan Fair X with Russell Dickerson, Kelsea Ballerini, and Luke Bryan. On Sunday, June 12, Sutton and Anderson will serve as house emcees on the Nissan Stadium stage from 7-11 p.m.
Screenings and panels for the Amazon Original documentary film For Love & Country will also occur during CMA Fest. An in-depth discussion of the film with a number of its stars will be held on the CMA Close Up Stage at Fan Fair X on June 10 at 12 p.m., and screenings of the film will take place at the National Museum of African American Music on June 10 and June 11, both at 2 p.m. For Love & Country is out in the Amazon Music app and on Prime Video.