Picks and Pans Review: The 17th Annual Country Music Association Awards

updated 10/10/1983 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 10/10/1983 AT 01:00 AM EDT

CBS (9:30-11 p.m. ET)

Willie Nelson and Anne Murray are the crossover co-hosts for this special, telecast live from Nashville. The red-headed stranger himself is nominated for Entertainer of the Year, along with Alabama, Merle Haggard and Ricky Skaggs.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11

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