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Country Icon Reba McEntire talks CMA Country Christmas 2018

Posted at 12:52 PM, Dec 10, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-10 14:52:30-05

Legendary acts and country music favorites will take the stage for a night filled with Christmas classics and festive one-of-a-kind celebrations in ABC Television Network's CMA Country Christmas. Iconic entertainer Reba McEntire returns as host for a second year and will also perform during the holiday music special.

Performers include Tony Bennett, Dan + Shay, Brett Eldredge, Amy Grant, Diana Krall, Dustin Lynch, Martina McBride, Old Dominion, Brad Paisley, Michael W. Smith, Lindsey Stirling, The Isaacs and Brett Young.

Reba is a 2018 Kennedy Center Honors recipient and in December performing a ten-day engagement at The Colosseum at Caesar’s Palace in "Reba, Brooks & Dunn: Together in Las Vegas.” One of the most successful female recording artists in history, Reba has sold more than 56 million albums worldwide and is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame. She has won 15 American Music Awards; 13 ACM Awards; 9 People’s Choice Awards; 6 CMA Awards; 3 GRAMMY Awards®; and is one of only four entertainers in history to receive the National Artistic Achievement Award from the U.S. Congress.

She has appeared in films and on Broadway and starred in her own successful television sitcom, Reba, for six seasons. Reba also oversees a vast collection of home decor and fashion lines.