Launched in 2005, CMA Songwriters Series has been featuring songwriting artisans who, through their craft, pen hits that touch the lives of millions of music enthusiasts. In each show, songwriters line up on stage and take turns telling the stories behind their songs and then perform them for the audience in the raw as originally written. Collectively, these gifted storytellers have more than 100 CMA Award Song of the Year nominations.

CMA Songwriters Series has presented more than 100 shows across the world in cities such as Amsterdam, Austin, Berlin, Chicago, Dublin, London, Los Angeles, New York City, Paris, Phoenix, Seattle, Stockholm, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto and Washington, D.C. at the renowned Library of Congress and John F. Kennedy Center, and of course, Music City itself – Nashville.