The details were announced on Nelson's 86th birthday as he prepares for the 21 June release of his new album 'Ride Me Back Home.'
The five-time Grammy nominees will perform their current single 'I Don’t Remember Me (Before You),' from sophomore album 'Port Saint Joe.'
Reba McEntire will be hosting the ceremony which will take place on 7 April at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
Guests on the tour will include Brothers Osborne, Margo Price and Brent Cobb.
Other honorees included Luke Combs, Kacey Musgraves and Brothers Osborne.
The track comes from their acclaimed sophomore album 'Port Saint Joe.'
The 53rd annual country gala also saw big wins for Jason Aldean, Rhett Akins and many more.
Brothers Osborne release new single 'Pushing Up Daisies (Love Alive)' ahead of album 'Port Saint Joe' and headlining UK and Irish dates in May.
Little Big Town, Chris Stapleton and Brothers Osborne were big winners at the 51st CMA Awards on 8 November 2017, which also saluted Glen Campbell.
Chris Stapleton will follow his Grammy-winning 2015 breakthrough Traveller with From A Room: Volume 1, to be released by Decca/Mercury Nashville on 5 May.
uDiscover reviews the London edition of C2C 2017, the Country to Country Festival, with major current country stars, revered heritage acts and new names.
Reba McEntire has been announced as the third headliner at the 2017 Country to Country Festival, joining fellow giants Brad Paisley and the Zac Brown Band.
The new book Nashville: Behind The Curtain, to be published in April, offers a unique photographic insight into the home of country music.
Brothers Osborne, the sibling duo of CMA Award nominees John and TJ Osborne, will have their debut album 'Pawn Shop' released 15 January on EMI Nashville.