A special holiday episode of CMT Crossroads starring For King + Country is set to premiere on Dec. 12 on CMT. CMT Crossroads Christmas: FOR KING + COUNTRY & Friends features fellow stars BRELAND, Chrissy Metz, Natalie Grant and Rebecca St. James giving captivating performances of time-honored Christmas classics.
"What does Christmas mean to you? For us, it sounds like the most meaningful songs ever written," the duo shares. "It looks like different genres, family members and cultures coming together-reunited under love, joy and the redemption of a baby boy. We linked arms with our country comrades at CMT to put together a special night that does just that... grateful."
The one-hour episode is set to premiere on Monday, December 12th at 10p/9c, exclusively on CMT. Encores are scheduled for Monday, Dec. 12th at 11p/10c; Sunday, Dec. 18th at 11a/10c; and a special Christmas Eve airing Saturday, Dec. 24th, at 7a/6c.
Tune in for an evening of exciting holiday magic as FOR KING + COUNTRY add their signature pop/rock flair to Christmas hymns including "Joy To The World," "O Come, O Come Emmanuel," "Angels We Have Heard On High," "Go Tell It On The Mountain," "Silent Night" and more. Known for their electric onstage drumming, the duo also turns in a showstopping performance of "Little Drummer Boy."
In addition, FOR KING + COUNTRY (brothers Luke and Joel Smallbone) and their guests share intimate Christmas memories, family traditions and what the holiday means to them, as well as heartwarming messages of peace and hope.