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News that Reba McEntire and Dolly Parton will now co-host the CMA Awards with Carrie Underwood came as a shock this morning.

Reba posted this morning, “Can’t wait to join @carrieunderwood and @dollyparton at this year’s #CMAawards!!!.”

Can't wait to join @carrieunderwood and @dollyparton at this year's #CMAawards!!! ????????‍????????????????????

5,173 Likes, 116 Comments - Reba (@reba) on Instagram: "Can't wait to join @carrieunderwood and @dollyparton at this year's #CMAawards!!! ????????‍????????????????????"

Interestedly, Reba will now play host to two Country Music Award shows, the Academy of Country Music Awards and the CMAs. They are friendly, but still rivals.

Dolly also posted to her Instagram, “Talk about girl power. I’m so excited to be joining @carrieunderwood and @reba to celebrate the legendary women of country music as a guest host of this year’s #CMAawards on November 13.”

Talk about girl power ???? I'm so excited to be joining @carrieunderwood and @reba to celebrate the legendary women of country music as a guest host of this year's #CMAawards on November 13.

11.8k Likes, 166 Comments - Dolly Parton (@dollyparton) on Instagram: "Talk about girl power ???? I'm so excited to be joining @carrieunderwood and @reba to celebrate the..."

The CMA also posted saying, “We’re thrilled to announce that @CarrieUnderwood will host this year’s #CMAawards with special guest hosts @Reba McEntire & @DollyParton, celebrating legendary women in Country Music!”

We're thrilled to announce that @CarrieUnderwood will host this year's #CMAawards with special guest hosts @Reba McEntire & @DollyParton, celebrating legendary women in Country Music! ????

2,647 Likes, 102 Comments - Country Music Association (@cma) on Instagram: "We're thrilled to announce that @CarrieUnderwood will host this year's #CMAawards with special..."

The show has been hosted for over ten years by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood.