THE 5TH ANNUAL NASHVILLE UNIVERSE AWARDS PREMIERES ON THE COUNTRY NETWORK
The 5th annual Nashville Universe Awards aired last night on The Country Network. The awards was pre-recorded at the world-famous Wildhorse Saloon on Tuesday, May 8th and featured more than 12 performances by Adley Stump, Celeste Kellogg, Fiona Culley, Lucas Hoge, Morgan Myles, SaraBeth, Southern Halo, Tate Stevens, Trailer Choir and more. Hosted by Adam Wurtzel and Adley Stump, the awards show celebrated a sold-out crowd and surprise celebrity guests. Sponsored by Music City Light and Regions Bank.
“At Nashville Universe, we are proud to shine a bright spotlight on the very best emerging talent in country music and beyond by recognizing their achievements with awards and giving them a televised stage to show the world what we already know,” said Jeff Willet, of Nashville Universe. “Thank you to every artist in our organization, every one of the 25,000 + members who voted, and The Country Network for capturing the show and broadcasting it to the world.”
“TCN is a discovery platform for fans seeking the next generation of the best artists and bands in country music. Although we play the big named artists, we also like to introduce you to the best new artists on the rise. To that end, our partnership with Nashville Universe is a strategic move for us as both companies share a passion for showcasing emerging talent! We are very excited to kick off our partnership with the broadcast of The 5thAnnual Nashville Universe Awards, and bringing our viewers a first-class entertainment experience.”- Tim Eaton, President & CEO – The Country Network