The CMT Crossroads series brings together artists from different genres of music and blends them into perfect musical partners. On Friday, September 13, 2013, Lady Antebellum and Stevie Nicks will share the CMT Crossroads stage. The show airs at 10:00 p.m. (ET/PT). Past CMT Crossroads pairings have included Martina McBride and Pat Benatar, Rascal Flatts and Journey and Vince Gill and Sting.
The one-hour special will feature classic Stevie Nicks hits such as “Landslide,” “Edge of Seventeen,” and “Stop Draggin' my Heart Around” as well as the Lady Antebellum songs “Need You Now,” “Love don't Live Here” and “Golden.” Viewers can expect lots of shared harmonies and stories on this legendary edition of CMT Crossroads.
The harmony-based trio of Lady Antebellum includes Hillary Scott, Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood. Lady A, as they are known by fans, has won CMA and ACM “Vocal Group of the Year” multiple times. The group's seven Grammy Awards include the all genre award for “Record to the Year.” They have sold more than 11 millions albums worldwide and have been number one on the country radio charts seven times. “Downtown” is Lady A's most recent single. The Lady A group is getting ready to take off on their headlining "Take me Downtown" fall tour that will take them to more than 40 cities across North America.
Singer, songwriter and Fleetwood Mac member, Stevie Nicks is a multi-Grammy Award winner and member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Nicks' songwriting credits include “Landslide,” “Dreams” and “Rhiannon.” Nicks' 2010 album, "In Your Dreams," is was her first solo album in ten years.
A member of Fleetwood Mac since 1975, Nicks began her solo career with the quadruple-platinum album “Bella Donna.” Stevie Nicks' solo hits include singles such as “Edge of Seventeen,” “Leather and Lace” and “Stand Back.” Fleetwood Mac, consisting of Mick Fleetwood, John McVie, Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks, just completed their sold-out U.S. Arena tour and will take off for Australia and Europe in the fall.
CMT Crossroads: Stevie Nicks and Lady Antebellum airs on Friday, September 13, 2013 at 10:00 p.m. (ET/PT). There will be another airing of the show at 11:00 p.m.
In case you happen to miss CMT Crossroads: Stevie Nicks and Lady Antebellum, the show will re-air on Saturday, September 14 at 10:30 a.m and 2:00 p.m. (ET/PT), and on Sunday, September 15 at 3:00 p.m. (ET/PT). Please visit CMT.com for additional content and footage from the show.
This music Examiner is really looking forward to the combination of Stevie Nicks and Lady Antebellum on CMT Crossroads. My past Crossroads favorites are Martina McBrida and Pat Benatar and Jimmy Buffett and the Zac Brown Band. Do you have a favorite CMT Crossroads episode?
What is your favorite Stevie Nicks or Lady Antebellum song? I would have to go with “Landslide” and “Need you Now,” which is tied closely with “American Honey.” Feel free to leave a comment below.