Canadian Country Music Awards – 2014 Concert Schedule
One of the most exciting nights in country music is
just around the corner – the Canadian Country Music Awards ceremony! Held in Edmonton, Alberta, the 2014 Canadian Country
Music Awards are sure to be packed with performances from your favorite country music stars in celebration of their achievements
for the past year. Get your tickets today at StubHub to take part in the celebrations at the Canadian Country Music Awards.
About Canadian Country Music Awards
Since 1976, The Canadian Country Music Association has set out to cultivate
the professional development and promotion of Canada's country artists. One of the ways the CCMA does so is through their
star-studded awards ceremony, where country music stars' achievements are honored. This highly anticipated award ceremy has
featured amazing performances by country stars and special guests, including Miranda Lambert, Hunter Hayes, Gord Bamford,
Dean Brody, and The Band Perry.
The Canadian Country Music Awards highlight country musicians who have excelled in the
past year, but the awards ceremony also serves to demonstrate the unique styles of country music that are evolving and developing
into their own unique culture within Canada.
Canadian Country Music Awards Breakthrough
Country Music Awards have evolved significantly since they first started over three decades ago. In fact, the first show wasn't
It was in 1982 when the Canadian Country Music Association inaugurated its own awards show; however,
the awards did not garner much attraction at that time. During the mid 1980s, the Canadian Country Music Association secured
a deal with CTV, which allowed for the 1987 Canadian Country Music Awards to be televised for the first time.
in 1999, the CCMA secured a new deal with CBC Television, with encore broadcasts on CMT. Finally, in 2005 the Canadian Country
Music Awards were broadcast on the U.S. network Great American Country and on Country Music Channel in Australia. During this
time, the Canadian Country Music Awards finally got the attention and support they deserved, and their increased exposure
helped to generate a global audience. Since then, the ceremony has produced first-rate performances and celebrations highlighting
Canadian country music achievements.
Canadian Country Music Awards Trivia
Which successful country-pop
star recently won an award for a completely new category?
In 2012, pop star Taylor Swift was awarded the inaugural Generation
Award, which was established to honor those who have transcended beyond the borders of country music. Swift was recognized
as one of the most influential artists of her generation by bringing awareness of country music to the global mainstream.
Watching the Canadian Country Music Awards from inside Rexall Place in Edmonton is an unforgettable
experience. You can be part of the live broadcast that showcases the year of country music in review, and you get to watch
some amazing live performances by your favorite country stars. What better way to see all of the best Canadian country stars
live in concert? To get your Canadian Country Music Awards tickets, be sure to visit StubHub before they sell out!