Reba McEntire to Host 'CMA Country Christmas' Tonight

Plus: Trisha Yearwood, Brett Eldredge, Kelsea Ballerini, and more reveal Santa's real name...

November 27, 2017

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The eighth annual CMA Country Christmas event will air tonight (November 27) hosted by Reba McEntire. The holiday special which takes place at Nashville's Grand Ole Opry, will feature performances by Alan Jackson, Trisha Yearwood, Luke Bryan, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, Chris Young, Dustin Lynch, Brett Eldredge, Kelsea Ballerini, Dan + Shay, and more.

McEntire takes the reins from fellow country star and host of the past seven years, Jennifer Nettles. The new host also recently released her brand new holiday album, My Kind of Christmas.

Your favorite superstars will perform classic Christmas tunes and share their fondest holiday memories throughout the night. Prior to the show, McEntire along with a few of her fellow country singer's revealed Santa's real name. Watch below as they take the CMA Country Christmas quiz.

CMA Country Christmas 2017 airs TONIGHT on ABC at 8/7c.