Paul Simon and Bon Jovi will be adding a rocky edge to the Country Music Association (CMA) Awards in New York City next month (NOV05) by performing with country's biggest names.

Simon will perform a song with Willie Nelson and present the Song of The Year award, while Bon Jovi will perform WHO SAYS YOU CAN'T GO HOME? with SUGALAND singer Jennifer Nettles.

The awards show takes place at Madison Square Garden on 15 November (05).