Naomi Judd memorial: How to watch and who’s performing at Nashville ceremony

Naomi Judd memorial: How to watch and who’s performing at Nashville ceremony

Published May 14, 2022
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Nashville royalty gathers Sunday evening inside the Ryman Auditorium to pay tribute to late country singer Naomi Judd. 

Judd, the Grammy Award-winning matriarch of hitmaking mother-daughter duo The Judds, died April 30 at age 76, a day before she and her daughter Wynonna Judd entered the Country Music Hall of Fame. 

From Oprah Winfrey to Emmylou Harris and Carly Pearce, a who’s who of artists and entertainers plan to sing, share stories and celebrate Judd at the ceremony. 

Read on for a look at how to watch and who’s performing at the hourlong special. 

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The memorial airs commercial-free Sunday at 5 p.m. CST on cable network CMT. Those unable to watch live can catch a re-broadcast Sunday night at 9 p.m. CST. 

CMT produces the show in partnership with promoter Sandbox Live, according to a news release. Fans wanting to attend the show in Nashville can RSVP for limited audience seating at  

Viewers can expect performances from the following artists, per CMT: 

A collection of in-person appearances and virtual messages planned to be shared by: 

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“Good Morning America” broadcaster Robin Roberts hosts Sunday night’s show from the Ryman, while country hitmaker Carly Pearce and CMT personality Cody Allen co-host the television broadcast.