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Storms cut Rascal Flatts show at CMA Fest

Thursday, June 11, 2009 – Severe storms caused a nearly three-hour delay at a stadium concert slated to feature Rascal Flatts and Reba McEntire as part of the CMA Music Festival in Nashville.

City officials allowed the concert to go beyond the 1 a.m. curfew, but Rascal Flatts could not play, and Reba also cut short her time on stage.

The concert was delayed when storms erupted during Reba's performance. Tornado warnings also occurred during the evening.

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