CMT, abbreviated as Country Music Television, is a well-known American cable TV channel owned by the industry biggy Paramount. The channel is an exclusive broadcaster of country music and lifestyle programs. Additionally, you can watch CMT original series, events, sitcoms, music, and specials. But sadly, there is no dedicated channel for CMT on Roku. Until the official launch, Roku users can rely on alternative techniques to watch the channel.

How to Stream CMT on Roku

A delightful news for Roku users is though the CMT channel is not available on Roku, you can get the channel from several streaming services available on the Roku Channel Store. Such streaming platforms offering CMT are:

DirecTV Stream

DirecTV Stream is a popular streaming platform belonging to DirecTV, a popular pay-TV provider. The platform comes up with TV channels, hit movies, original series, and more content. The channel library of DirecTV Stream includes local channels, regional sports channels, and also premium channels.

The channels missing on your regular package can be included by getting add-ons. But CMT is available in one of its existing plans, Choice itself.

Watch CMT on Roku with DirecTV Stream
Subscription PlanChoice package
Subscription Price$89.99/month
Free Trial5 days
No of Channels105+
Other ChannelsMLB, Nickelodeon, Pop TV, Fanduel TV
Cloud DVRUnlimited
Simultaneous Streams20 devices

Sling TV

Sling TV never misses offering the most sought channels that are missing on Roku. Its channel selection and streaming quality are top-notch, considering the price it charges. It offers 3 types of subscription plans, and you can catch up on the channels missing out on this package by getting add-ons with the base plans.

Likewise, getting the Comedy Extra add-on package[$6/month] for any of Sling’s base plans will fetch you the CMT channel.

Watch CMT on Roku with Sling
Subscription PlanSling Blue/Orange
Subscription Price $40/$40
Free TrialNA
No of Channels41
Other ChannelsA&E, AMC, BBC America
Cloud DVR50 hours
Simultaneous Streams3 devices


With a subscription to Vidgo, you can watch over 150+ live TV channels along with CMT and 14,000 hours of on-demand content. Though it focuses on Spanish channels, it does offer a few popular English channels. In addition, you can now avail of 20 hours of cloud DVR storage to record and watch your favorite shows you missed to catch up on CMT.

Subscription PlanEnglish Plus
Subscription Price$59.95/month
Free Trial3 days
No of Channels110+
Other ChannelsAnimal Planet, Baby TV, Comedy Central
Cloud DVR20 hours
Simultaneous Streams3 devices


Philo is a growing and the most affordable platform currently. Though it is a developing platform, it offers the best channels every user would look for at an indisputable price. With Philo on Roku, you can watch CMT and other interesting collections of channels and 70,000 hours of on-demand movies and shows. You can create up to 10 profiles for a personalized experience.

Subscription PlanBasic
Subscription Price$25 per month
Free Trial 7 days
No of Channels65+
Other ChannelsWE TV, Hallmark Channel, Paramount Network.
Cloud DVRUnlimited Cloud DVR
Simultaneous Streams 3 users

YouTube TV

YouTube TV is a significant streaming platform in the US that offers all major channels on news, entertainment, live national & local sports, and more, including CMT. New subscribers will get $30 off for the first 3 months from the regular subscription cost. A highlight of YouTube TV‘s enormous features is you can get 6 accounts to share with your household.

YouTube TV
Subscription PlanBasic
Subscription Price$54.99/month
Free Trial60 days
No of Channels100+
Other ChannelsAMC, Disney Channel, Freeform, Comedy Central
Cloud DVR Unlimited
Simultaneous Streams3 devices


fuboTV is one of the best streaming services with lots of sports channels. It offers three plans, and the CMT channel is in its Elite plan. You can prefer this streaming service if your main requirement is infotainment and sports TV channels.

Subscription PlanfuboTV Elite
Subscription Price$79.99/month
Free Trial7 days
No of Channels170
Other ChannelsNBC, NFL, MLB
Cloud DVR1000 hours
Simultaneous Streamsup to 10 devices

How to Watch CMT on Roku Via Streaming Services

After choosing your desired or affordable platform from the above-mentioned, you can add that particular channel on Roku by following the below steps.

[1] Press the Home button to enter into your Roku device’s Home screen.

[2] Select the Streaming Channels option.

Streaming Channel option
[3] Then scroll down to the Search Channels option.

Search Channel to watch CMT on Roku
[4] Using the virtual keyboard, type the name of the channel you’d like to add to watch CMT and search for it.

[5] In the search result, locate the app and select its icon.

[6] On the info page, click the Add Channel button.

[7] Press the OK button when the download completes and select the Go to Channel option to launch the app.

Now you can sign in to the channel you have chosen with the credentials provided after subscribing to it and enjoy the programs of CMT.


Is CMT free on Hulu?

Those new to Hulu can access CMT for free. Otherwise, a valid subscription is needed.