Naomi Judd Tribute to Air Live, Commercial-Free on CMT Sunday

Naomi Judd Tribute to Air Live, Commercial-Free on CMT Sunday

“Naomi Judd: A River of Time Celebration,” a tribute to the life and legacy of the country music icon who died on April 30, is premiering Sunday on CMT, with a list of performers including Brad Paisley, Carly Pearce, Jamey Johnson, and Emmylou Harris & Allison Russell, the network announced on Saturday. The live event from Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium will air commercial-free, with Robin Roberts hosting. Naomi’s daughters Ashley Judd and Wynonna Judd and her widower, Larry Strickland, will pay their respects to her, as will singer Martina McBride. Ashley McBryde, Brandi Carlile, Gaither Vocal Band and Little Big Town will also perform and special messages will be shared by Oprah Winfrey, Bette Midler, Reba McEntire, Reese Witherspoon, Morgan Freeman, Salma Hayek and Bono. Carly Pearce and Cody Alan are …
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