Charles Esten will host the CMT Music Awards this year!
“I’m thrilled and honored to get to host this great event,” Esten, 51, said in a statement. “Everybody knows that CMT has a special connection with country music and the incredible fans that love it so much. That connection is why our show, Nashville, now has a perfect home on the network.”
The show happens June 7th down in Nashville. Performers this year include Blake Shelton, Luke Bryan and Miranda Lambert, as well as Brett Eldredge and Thomas Rhett.