Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley returning to host 50th-anniversary CMA awards

2016 CMA Awards Will Feature Co-Hosts Brad Paisley And Carrie Underwood
2016 CMA Awards Will Feature Co-Hosts Brad Paisley And Carrie Underwood

Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley have been co-hosting the CMA Awards since 2008, so it's only right that they stick around for this year's 50th-anniversary show. The duo of country superstars will return as hosts when the show goes live Nov. 2 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.

The 2016 ceremony will mark their ninth straight hosting gig.

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Underwood and Paisley announced the news on their Instagram accounts Tuesday. "So excited I am returning to host The 50th Annual CMA Awards w/ @BradPaisley," Underwood wrote in her caption, while Paisley went a different route: "Last year they let me pull my pants down on national tv, I wonder what they will let me do this year."

Check out more form last year's CMA Awards in the gallery below!


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