You can add and Lady Antebellum and The Band Perry to the already long list of performers hitting the stage during the "The 47th Annual CMA Awards" according to a post made by CMT.com on Oct. 28, 2013. Rascal Flatts, Darius Rucker and Jennifer Nettles have also joined the performers list and will perform together during a tribute to Kenny Rogers.
Rogers follows up his induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame by receiving the Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award from the Country Music Association during "The 47th Annual CMA Awards." The Lifetime Achievement Award began in 2012 with Willie Nelson receiving the honor as the award’s first recipient.The Award is presented to an artist that has reached the highest degree of recognition in country music.
President of the CMA Board of Directors Ed Hardy said “Kenny Rogers is a living legend and Country Music trailblazer” adding “He is more than deserving of this honor and what is sure to be a stellar tribute. He represents everything that this award was intended to recognize when we initiated it last year with Willie.”
Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley will make their return once again to the stage as co-hosts for "The 47th Annual CMA Awards" happening live from Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena beginning at 8:00 p.m. EST on Nov. 6, 2013 on ABC.