If you’re hungry for football, CMT’s got something to whet your appetite before Monday’s College Football National Championship game between The Oregon Ducks and The Ohio State Buckeyes.
In partnership with College Football Playoff, CMT presents a star-studded concert featuring performances by Toby Keith, Lady Antebellum (featuring singer-songwriter Aloe Blacc), Big & Rich, Brett Eldredge, Jake Owen, Maddie & Tae and Thomas Rhett.
Hilarious Actor/comedian Rob Riggle (Dumb & Dumber To, 22 Jump Street, Fox NFL Sunday) will host the concert and country star/ TV personality Jessie James Decker (Redneck Island) will be CMT’s social correspondent for the event broadcast from the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, Texas.
The 90-minute music special will air live on CMT, and broadcast on 119 iHeartMedia country stations across the country.
The inaugural College Football Playoff National Championship is on January 12, 2015, at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
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