There are many special musical events planned for November 9 at the CMA Awards.  Now, Lionel Richie will hit the stage and sing with some of Country Music's biggest names!

In anticipation of Lionel Richie's new duets album, Darius Rucker, Little Big Town, and Rascal Flatts will join the R & B legend to sing a few of his legendary hits from the project.  Lionel last appeared on the CMA awards 25 years ago with Alabama on the song 'Deep River Woman.'  Richie also appeared in 1984 signing a duet of 'Lady,' a song he wrote for Kenny Rogers.

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