Collin Raye cohosted the last event and we can't wait to make the 2019 announcement! By the way. Collin has 24 top ten records, 16 #1 hits, and is a 10 time CMA and ACM nominee. Tickets go on sale in January.
Look sharp on the red carpet as you enjoy the Arkansas Country Music event of 2019. Notable past guests include the Cash and Campbell families, Barbard Fairchild, Tanya Tucker, Ashton Gill, AETN productions, and more.
Arkansas CMA Vice President, columnist, and country music historian Charles Haymes is our cohost. He introduces the crowd to some of the most talented artists in the Natural State and the entire US.
All categories and nominees are listed here.
Arkansas country music legends to be honored at the Arkansas CMA event include Johnny Cash, Glen Campbell, Wayne Raney, Ed Bruce, and The Browns.
Nathan Hunnicutt sits down with Aaron Nolan to discuss the nomination process, the purpose of the awards program, and more. Watch it now!
The innaugural Arkansas Country Music Awards event is set for June 4th in Little Rock.
We hope you enjoy our interview with The CMBeat.
Here is a brief mention by KATV.
The June 4th event at the Center for Performing Arts at UA Little Rock was a success!
Collin Raye, Ed Bruce, and Barbara Fairchild, Debby Campbell, Erin Enderlin, Phil McGarrah & Runnin’ on Empty, the Zac Dunlap Band, Cory Jackson, Bonnie Montgomery, Greg Ward, United Voice Music, Melody Hart, Diane Berry, Runaway Planet and Melody Pond.
PRE-SHOW VIP STAGE
David Adam Byrnes, Ten Penny Gypsy, Anna Marie, Bree Ogden with Cliff Prowse, Ben Coulter, Caleb Ryan Martin, Lance Curtis, Doug DeForest, Melodie Rooker with Ricky Rooker, and Blane Howard. The pre-show portion of the evening is open to all VIP ticket holders, where Miss Arkansas Ashton Campbell will host (VIP tickets required).
Big thanks to Southeast Insurance, Inc. and Kristi Stocker of Crossett, Arkansas Heart Hospital, Rockstar Passes, Peluso Microphones, LLC, and Jimmy Doyle's Country Club in North Little Rock.