When an injury ended his pitching days, Brett Young picked up a six string and never looked back. 14 years later he’s nominated for CMA New Artist of the Year among this impressive field: Lauren Alaina Luke Combs Midland Chris Janson Watch the CMA Awards live to see who takes home the crown Wed, November 14 8/7c on ABC. Subscribe: http://countrymu.sc/youtube About the CMA Awards: The CMA Awards nominees and winners are determined by the more than 6,300 industry professional members of CMA, which when established in 1958 became the first trade organization formed to promote an individual genre of music. The first CMA Awards Banquet and Show was held in 1967. The following year, the CMA Awards was broadcast on NBC television for the first time – making it the longest running, annual music awards program on network television. The show aired on NBC through 1971 and on the CBS Television Network from 1972 through 2005 before moving in 2006 to ABC, where it is set to air through 2021. About CMA: CMA is dedicated to bringing the poetry and emotion of Country Music to the world. We will continue the tradition of leadership and professionalism, promoting the music, and recognizing excellence in all its forms. While fostering a spirit of community and sharing, we will respect and encourage creativity and the unique contributions of all. CMA will be a place to have fun and celebrate success. We will take risks, embrace change, and always exceed the expectations of those we serve. Connect with CMA Online: Subscribe to the CMA NEWSLETTER: http://countrymu.sc/em Visit the CMA WEBSITE: http://countrymu.sc/cmaworld Visit the CMA Fest WEBSITE: http://countrymu.sc/cmafest Like CMA on FACEBOOK: http://countrymu.sc/fb Follow CMA on TWITTER: http://countrymu.sc/tw Follow CMA on INSTAGRAM: http://countrymu.sc/ig Follow CMA on SNAPCHAT: http://countrymu.sc/sc Brett Young - Chasing This Dream | CMA New Artist of the Year Nominee | CMA http://www.youtube.com/user/CountryMusicAssoc

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