The excitement continues to build. Ten-time ACM Award winners Lady Antebellum will appear LIVE on “CBS This Morning” to announce the nominees for the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards on Thursday February 16th in the 8:00 AM hour (delayed PT). ... read more!
Big CONGRATS are in order! The Academy of Country Music® today revealed the winners for the 51st ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDSTM newcomer categories. Kelsea Ballerini, Chris Stapleton and Old Dominion have been named New Female Artist of the Year, New Male Artist of the Year and New Duo/Group of the Year, respectively. ... read more!
The first round of ACM performers have been announced! Cam, Kenny Chesney, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban and Florida Georgia Line will perform on the 51ST ACM Awards! ... read more!
When ACM nominations come and go I have read and heard many times, “Where is Chris Young?” I think the voices were heard. Chris didn’t think things could get any better after a stellar weekend that included playing to packed houses in Cleveland, Cincinnati, Nashville and Miami and joining as a celebrity coach for this past Sunday night’s NHL® All-Star Game. That is until he was awoken a few hours later to an onslaught of text and voice messages congratulating the singer on an extraordinary four Academy of Country Music Awards nominations as artist and producer for his No. 1 single and album, “I’m Comin’ Over.” The three week chart-topping lead single and title track is certified Platinum by the RIAA. ... read more!
Wow! I didn’t think I would get all of my predictions wrong (If you missed my guesses you can check them out HERE). I guess I should have realized that it has become automatic for Miranda to win multiple awards. ... read more!
Sunday April 19th is the 50th ACM Awards Show. The ACM’s were first held in 1966 at the Hollywood Palladium and were the first country music awards show from a major organization. They were first televised on ABC in 1972. They have certainly come a long way since their humble beginnings. In 2003, they left the Universal Amphitheater in Hollywood for Las Vegas. This year, they celebrate their 50th show by taking over the Dallas Cowboys’ home in AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. ... read more!