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Little Big Town hosting CMA special

Little Big Town hosting CMA special

LITTLE BIG TOWN:Kimberly Schlapman, and from left, Philip Sweet, Karen Fairchild and Jimi Westbrook, of the musical group Little Big Town, arrive at the 49th annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, April 6, in Las Vegas. Photo: Associated Press/Al Powers/Powers Imagery/Invision

NASHVILLE (AP) — Little Big Town return as hosts of the “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night To Rock.”

The special will air on ABC on Aug. 5.

LBT’s Phillip Sweet says their experience hosting last year was incredible and they can’t wait to be back.

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