Thomas Rhett & Wife Lauren Akins to Host 'CMA Country Christmas'

Thomas Rhett and Lauren Akins
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Thomas Rhett and Lauren Akins attend the 54th annual CMA Awards at the Music City Center on Nov. 11, 2020 in Nashville.

Talk about a power couple! Thomas Rhett and his wife, author Lauren Akins, are set to host the annual CMA Country Christmas event.

"We can't wait for you all to get to watch that and get into the holiday spirit with us," the country star told Good Morning America of the news on Wednesday (Nov. 11).

"I feel like this year, everyone's needed things to celebrate and look forward to and so it was like the second Halloween was over...I started decorating for Christmas," Akins added.

The Paul Miller-directed special is set to air Monday, Nov. 30 at 9 p.m. ET on ABC. Performers will be announced at a later date.