Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood to host CMA Awards again

FILE - In this Nov. 9, 2011 file photo hosts Carrie Underwood, left, and Brad Paisley speak during the 45th Annual CMA Awards in Nashville, Tenn. The former ?American Idol? winner's latest album ?Blown Away? was a multi-week No. 1 on the country albums chart, she's in the midst of an arena tour and she also is up for female vocalist of the year at the CMA Awards, on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, airing live on ABC at 8 p.m. EDT from Nashville's Bridgestone Arena. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File) Mark Humphrey

They must really like the gig.

Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood have been announced as the hosts of the 47th annual CMA Awards. This is the sixth time Paisley and Underwood have hosted the awards show together.

The duo have been known for getting creative, even adding "Gangnam Style" to last year's opening number.

In addition to hosting, Paisley and Underwood have also won big at the CMAs over the years. Underwood has won five CMA awards while Paisley has scored 14 wins.

The hosting announcement was made on Monday night's broadcast of CMA Fest on ABC. Country music group Little Big Town delivered the news, with Paisley and Underwood both present for the announcement, as you can see in the video below.

The 47th annual CMA Awards will air Nov. 6 on ABC.


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