The Canadian Country Music Association partners with 
Entertainment Tonight Canada to announce 2018 CCMA Award nominees

This year the Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) is partnering with Canada’s most influential entertainment news show, ET Canada, to reveal the 2018 CCMA Award nominees.

Kicking off the excitement on July 10, ET Canada will announce the nominees for the coveted Apple Music Fans’ Choice Award during their television broadcast on Global. Fans are encouraged to tune in at 7:30 p.m. EST to catch the first nomination announcement of 2018.

The remainder of the 2018 CCMA Award nominations will be unveiled one by one on ET Canada LIVE on Facebook, starting at 12:30 p.m. EST on July 11. Fans will be able to stream the announcement and engage via comments, hashtags (#CCMANomDay) and likes.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018
7:30 p.m. EST
Apple Music Fans’ Choice Award

Wednesday, July 11, 2018
12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. EST
Album of the Year
Female Artist of the Year
Male Artist of the Year
Group or Duo of the Year
Interactive Artist or Group of the Year
SiriusXM Rising Star Award
Roots Artist or Group of the Year
Single of the Year
Video of the Year  

Tuesday, July 10, 2018
ET Canada
Check local broadcast listings
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
ET Canada Facebook Live

Fans are encouraged to follow updates for the CCMA Awards via TwitterInstagram andFacebook.

For more information on the CCMA and the 2018 CCMA Awards please visit ccma.org.

Share the excitement! #CCMANomDay




About the Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA)
Established in 1976, the CCMA is a membership-based, not-for-profit organization committed to the promotion and recognition of Canadian country music. Built upon the foundation to educate, elevate and celebrate Canadian talent, the CCMA progressively heralds the spirit, community and creativity that country music fosters through year-round initiatives, culminating every fall with Country Music Week and the Canadian Country Music Association Awards. Sponsors of Country Music Week and the 2018 CCMA Awards Show include FACTOR, Canada’s Private Radio Broadcasters and the Government of Canada through the Department of Canadian Heritage’s “Canada Music Fund”, the Ontario Media Development Corporation, Radio Starmaker Fund, the Government of Ontario, City of Hamilton, Tourism Hamilton and the Hamilton, Halton and Brant Regional Tourism Organization.

About ET Canada
Entertainment Tonight Canada is the nation’s entertainment powerhouse delivering in depth and breaking up-to-the minute celebrity, film, television and music news both on-air and online. Together with celebrity news trailblazer Entertainment Tonight, ET Canada delivers the Most Watched Hour of Entertainment News to Canadians every night, every week, coast to coast. Hosted by Cheryl Hickey, ET Canada is produced by Corus Entertainment for Global Television in association with Paramount Domestic Television. Sholeh Fabbri serves as Executive Producer with Jodie Davis as Co-Executive Producer. Airs weeknights at 7:00 p.m. PT/7:30 p.m. ET on Global Television.


Media Contacts:

For the Canadian Country Music Association
Tiffany Astle | tiffany@penelopepr.com | 416.554.7329