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Recent TV Appearances by Country Artists

1. Carrie Underwood / “How I Met Your Mother” (2010)

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Carrie plays Ted’s love interest Tiffany who strings him along.

2. Brad Paisley / “Two and a Half Men” (2014)

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Brad’s character Derek appears in the season 11 finale.

3. Taylor Swift / “New Girl” (2013)

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Taylor plays Elaine who makes a love confession to the groom in the season two finale.

4. Miranda Lambert / “Law and Order: SVU” (2012)

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Miranda Lambert plays a struggling artist Lacey Ford who was a victim in an assault charge.

5. Sheryl Crow / “Cougar Town” (2010)

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Sheryl Crow appeared in three consecutive episodes as Sara, a wine publicist.

6. LeAnn Rimes / “Anger Management” (2013)

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LeAnn plays a suspected psychopath named Wynona, who goes on a date with Charlie Sheen’s therapist character.

7. Laura Bell Bundy / “How I Met Your Mother” (2010, 2013, 2014)

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Laura Bell has appeared on five episodes as Becky, a new anchor who works with Robin and has been a love interest of Ted.

8. Craig Morgan / “Rizzoli and Isles” (2012)

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Craig appeared on an episode as Dr. Billy May Higgins and then later invited Angie Harmon (a.k.a Detective Rizzoli) to star in his music video for “This Ole Boy.”

9. Reba & Blake Shelton / “Malibu Country” (2012, 2013)

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Reba starred in the ABC comedy as Reba MacKenzie and invited Blake Shelton to guest star as her brother Blake MacKenzie.

10. Various Artists as Themselves / “Nashville”

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Many artists have appeared as themselves in the series taking place in their own hometown including Brad Paisley, Kellie Pickler, Chris Young, Brantley Gilbert, Vince Gill, Zac Brown, Kelly Clarkson, Kip Moore, Jay DeMarcus (Rascal Flatts) and Pam Tillis.

Country stars taking on the ALS #IceBucketChallenge

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge was created by the ALS Association to raise awareness to “strike out” ALS. The successful campaign has raised more than $20 million. Check out all of Country artists participating in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Country Music Association staff supports the cause too!

11 Phrases Heard at Home During “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock” (Explained in GIFs)

The night can only be explained in GIFs…

1. “What? No? You’re not going to watch it with me?”

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2. “It’s starting! Get in here”

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3. “Is that Miranda Lambert AND Carrie Underwood!?”

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4. “The guys are out of the room! I can finally dance to this female anthem!”

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5. “I’ll be right ba—wait I love this song!”

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6. “Ahh! This song is awesome!”

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7. “Why aren’t you dancing to my favorite song?”

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8. “I’m hungry. I need some grub. Coming through!”

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9. “I just saw the photo I posted using #CMAfest on TV!”

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10. “I told you not to post that photo of me!”

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11. “I’ve been waiting all night for this song!”

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DON’T MISS THE SHOW TUESDAY, AUG. 5 AT 8|7c ON ABC!

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The 27 Best Photos from #CMAfest

CMA’s 12 photographers captured hundreds of amazing photos during the 2014 CMA Music Festival. Of those photos, here are the best, most epic shots!

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1. Luke Bryan’s moves ain’t got nothin’ on Alabama’s Randy Owen!

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2. Capturing this shot made wasting a perfectly good beer well worth it!

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3. It wouldn’t be CMA Fest without Dierks giving us a little flex of his gun!

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4. Apparently Luke Bryan has levitating powers?

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5. Meet Tim McGraw and jumbotron Tim McGraw.

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6. This picture captures what CMA Fest is all about.

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7. What a great action shot of Great American Country’s Farm Kings bowling in Fan Fair X.

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8. Craig Morgan climbs the rafters on the Riverfront to wake the crowd up on Friday morning of CMA Fest.

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9. Hunter Hayes surprises fans with a random pop-up performance Downtown Nashville.

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10. Sometimes the lighting aligns perfectly!

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11. There were plenty of opportunities to capture a high-energy rock face from Eric Church during his LP Field set.

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12. With all that hair blowing in the summer night breeze, this shot had to be captured!

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13. Holding a guitar with lights and smoke in the background always makes for an epic photo…

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14. …while peering into a crowd of thousands of screaming fans.

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15. And then, the crowd parts to a beautiful blonde in front of purple lights…

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16. …and then another beautiful blonde bombshell appears!

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17. This aerial shot of the CMA Close Up Stage in Fan Fair X captures the attendees swarming to see Charles Esten of ABC’s “Nashville.”

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18. Frankie Ballard worked the crowd on the Riverfront and ended up in the audience singing to the fans!

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19. Another beer sacrificed for an epic photo!

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20. The rain created an awesome glow effect around Keith Urban’s ninja-like guitar playing!

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21. ‘Murica!

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22. It’s always mesmerizing to look at a sea of fans in Downtown Nashville!

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23. Charlie Daniels tearing up his fiddle… literally!

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24. Thomas Rhett pumped up the crowd for his first LP Field performance!

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25. And it looks like the crowd pumped him up too!

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26. Zac Brown is lookin’ “All Alright” in the gleam of the spotlights.

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27. Magical!

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DON’T MISS THE SHOW TUESDAY, AUG. 5 AT 8|7c ON ABC!

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