46th Annual CMA Awards Red Carpet Live Stream: Watch Here!

Posted Thursday November 1, 2012 5:40 PM GMT

Sure to be a spectacular showcase, the stars of country music are all set to put forth the 46th running of the annual Country Music Association Awards.

Held at the Bridgestone Arena on Thursday night (November 1), the red carpet action gets underway at 7PM ET with big names such as Taylor Swift, Keith Urban, LeAnn Rimes and Miranda Lambert all expected to turn up for the Nashville based ceremony.

With Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley back for co-hosting duties, the CMA Awards has an illustrious lineup of performers including Faith Hill, Kelly Clarkson, Kenny Chesney and The Band Perry, as well as Miss Swift and Mr Urban.

Meanwhile, Paisley, Swift and Chesney also find themselves in the running for the top prize of Entertainer of the Year, with the trio facing heavy competition from fellow nominees Jason Aldean and Blake Shelton. Eric Church leads all hardware hopefuls with five bids at CMA glory.

Watch all of the red carpet action in the player found below before the ceremony gets underway at 8PM ET/PT!

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