CMT to Air Special in Honor of Naomi Judd | Big Country Music News

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CMT honors the life and legacy of Naomi Judd with a special title CMT remembers: Naomi Judd.

Naomi’s daughter and the other half of The Judds, Wynonna Juddin the same way Carrie Underwood,Loretta Lynn and others will appear in the 30-minute special which looks back on the career of the late singer, who died on April 30 at the age of 76 due to mental illness, a day before the Judds were inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame.

The show will feature archival footage and interviews, in addition to memorable performances throughout the Grammy-winning duo’s nearly 40-year career. It will also include The Judds’ performance of “love can build a bridgeat the 2022 CMT Awards, as well as excerpts from Naomi’s final red carpet interview at the ceremony in April.

Wynonna and her sister Ashley Judd were in attendance at the Country Music Hall of Fame induction ceremony on Sunday, where they paid a moving tribute to their mother. Footage from the event will be included during the CMT special.

CMT remembers: Naomi Judd premieres Tuesday, May 3 at 9 p.m. ET, with encore showings May 4, 7, and 8.

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