The Country Music Association Awards will be hosted by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood for the sixth consecutive year. The two made a video announcement for the CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock, which aired in the US on 12th August. â€œCarrie and Brad are the consummate hosts,â€ said Ed Hardy, President of the CMA Board of Directors. â€œThey have the respect of our industry, artistic credibility, critical acclaim, and a quick-witted, genuine rapport that makes them popular with our audience and the viewers at home. We are delighted to have them back as hosts for the sixth year.â€ The 47th Annual CMA Awards will take place at the Bridgestone Arena in downtown Nashville. Nominations will be revealed in September and the awards will be aired on 6th November.