Along with Performances by Rising Country Sensations Kristen Kelly, Chasin’ Crazy and Trailer Choir and Presentations by RCA Nashville Recording Artist Dee Jay Silver and More
Hosted by television and radio icon, Storme Warren, who was dubbed “Mr. Nashville” by Country legend Charlie Daniels, the evening will include performances by the down-home duo Trailer Choir, Country chanteuse Annie Bosko, Nashville Unplugged songwriters Travis Howard (Miranda Lambert’s “Heart Like Mine”) and Earl Bud Lee(Garth Brooks’ “Friends in Low Places”), as well as presentations by RCA Nashville recording artist Dee Jay Silver,industry professional Ashley Worley, award-winning producer Michael Knox (Jason Aldean, Trace Adkins and Montgomery Gentry), Nashville Unplugged creator Aaron Benward and many more. Also debuting during the evening will be the trailer for the new Lionsgate film “Where Hope Grows,” premiering in theaters May 15, 2015.
Dubbed by CMT as one of the “Next Women of Country” and a regular Grand Ole Opry performer, Kristen Kelly will take the stage with her current single “Kiss by Kiss.” Later
in the night, Country boy band Chasin’ Crazy will take the stage with
their contagious five-part vocal harmonies on their latest single “Smack Dab.”
Established in 2012, the Nashville Universe was
created to shine a spotlight on up-and-coming artists – from musicians
to filmmakers – while also introducing them to industry veterans. The
inaugural Nashville Universe Awards were held in 2013 to give
recognition to artists, industry leaders and organizations who are
blazing new trails in the entertainment industry. Moving into its third
year, the Nashville Universe Awards is sure to offer fans an exciting
evening of cutting edge Country music.