Fans at the 2022 CMA Fest, June 9-12 in Downtown Nashville.

Your Life

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE - JUNE 11: Luke Bryan performs onstage during day 3 of The 49th CMA Fest at Nissan Stadium on June 11, 2022 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Shearer/Getty Images for CMA)

Your Community

The Annual Meeting of Members on Wednesday, January 25, 2023 at the CMA offices in Nashville, TN.

Your CMA

Programs & Networking

The CMA Board Meeting Reception at the Four Seasons in Chicago, IL on Monday, August 1, 2022.

March 27, 2023 @ 5:30PM - Watergate Hotel

Member Reception in Washington, D.C.

For those of you on the East Coast, join us for a mixer during our Board meeting in Washington, D.C.! Meet staff, the Board, and fellow CMA members.

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April 6, 2023 @ 10AM - CMA Office

Financial Literacy Month Event

Join us as we explore tips and tricks to better your financial health during Financial Literacy Month.

Kerry Edelstein speaks at the MemberSips event “Understanding Gen Z and Millennial: Music, Media, and The Opportunity for Country Music​“ on Wednesday, August 17, 2022 at the CMA offices in Nashville, TN.

May 11, 2023 @ 9AM - CMA Office

New Member Orientation

Learn more about what it means to be a CMA member while connecting with other new members.



Digital Marketing Partnerships Manager, UMG Nashville

"Being a CMA member has not only opened doors to new perspectives and valuable connections, but it has also deepened my love and appreciation for Nashville and the tight-knit music industry community."

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Kari Barnhart

Senior Vice President, Relationship Manager at Studio Bank

“The Country Music community is incredibly special.  I am thankful to be a member of an association that not only highlights all the amazing talent on the stage but also recognizes those working hard behind the scenes.  The Country Music Association provides many excellent resources to its members, and I look forward to all the fantastic events they will offer in 2023!”


Lynn Wilbanks


“What I love about being a CMA member is that I can meet people – artists, publishers, industry professionals – from all over and collaborate and enjoy friendships.”

The Annual Meeting of Members on Wednesday, January 25, 2023 at the CMA offices in Nashville, TN.