Skip to main content Skip to footer
“CMT Hot 20 Countdown” from Penn State’s Happy Valley Jam Debuts Saturday

Follow PSU Athletics:    

July 14, 2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn.– Tens of thousands of fans converged on the second-largest stadium in the Western Hemisphere to celebrate a historic day for Central Pennsylvania and along with them was CMT’s Cody Alan to film the latest “CMT Hot 20 Countdown.”

The Happy Valley Jam, held on July 8, made history as the first-ever concert held in Beaver Stadium on the campus of The Pennsylvania State University.

Country music and "The Voice" superstar Blake Shelton headlined the historic event, along with performances from Chris Young, Big & Rich, and newcomers David Ray and Adley Stump. The cast and crew of CMT caught all the concert excitement on tape with behind the scene interviews with Shelton, Young and Big & Rich. Plus, host Cody Alan toured the beautiful campus visiting historic local landmarks like the Nittany Lion Shrine, Old Main and The Berkey Creamery.

The show will debut this weekend on Saturday, July 15 on CMT at 9 a.m. ET.

For more information on HOT 20 COUNTDOWN and exclusive content, visit, download the CMT app, like the show’s official Facebook page, follow @CMT on Twitter and Instagram and use hashtag #CMThot20.

About CMT
CMT, a unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), is the leading television and digital authority on country music and entertainment, reaching more than 92 million homes in the U.S. CMT, and CMT Radio offer an unparalleled mix of music, news, live concerts and series and are the top resource for country music on demand. The network’s digital platforms include the 24-hour music channel, CMT Music, CMT Mobile and CMT VOD.


  • Loading Tweets...
    1 second ago