TO BE BROADCAST LIVE FROM THE MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA IN LAS VEGAS
SUNDAY, APRIL 6, 2014 ON CBS
FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE TO HOST 4th ANNUAL ACM FAN JAM
REMOTE INTO THE 49th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS
FROM THE MANDALAY BAY EVENTS CENTER IN LAS VEGAS SUNDAY, APRIL 6,
ACM TV SPECIAL TAPING AT THE MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA IN LAS VEGAS
MONDAY, APRIL 7, 2014 TO AIR AT A FUTURE DATE ON CBS
TICKETS ON SALE DECEMBER 13, 2013 AT TICKETMASTER.COM
ENCINO, CA (December 2, 2013) – Four-time ACM
Award winner Blake Shelton and reigning
ACM Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan
will return to co-host Country Music’s Party of the Year®,the 49th ANNUAL
ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, produced by dick clark productions and broadcast
LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 8:00 PM live ET/delayed PT on the CBS
Television Network. This year’s show will be Shelton’s fourth
consecutive turn and Bryan’s second time hosting the Awards telecast.
Reigning New Artist and New Duo of the YearFlorida Georgia
will host the 4th Annual ACM
Fan Jam, taking place at the Mandalay Bay Events Center Sunday, April 6, 2014. This live
remote location gives country music fans the ultimate pass to be a part of the
49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards!Throughout the three-hour telecast from MGM
Grand, there will be live ACM Fan Jam performances, via remote, by Florida Georgia Line and other top-tier
music acts.The ACM Fan Jam continues
after the Awards telecast ends with a concert featuring Florida Georgia Line; details
will be announced soon.
The Academy and dick clark productions will
once again tapean all-star concert
TV specialMonday, April 7,
2014 at 7:00 PM at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, featuring today’s top
country acts and more.Talent
announcements are forthcoming.The
special will air at a later date on CBS and ticket proceeds will benefit ACM
STAY TUNED for more information to be
announced soon for the 2nd
Annual ACM Party for a Cause® Festival, a 2-day outdoor music festival
featuring a lineup of music performances by country’s top hit makers, which will be
held April 4th and 5th. Tickets go on sale Friday, January 10, 2014.More details to be announced in January.
For event updates, ticket on-sale dates and
hotel information, please visit www.ACMcountry.com.Country fans may sign up for the ACM A-List
for FREE at www.ACMcountry.com.ACM
A-Listers will receive the ticket purchase pre-sale code and information on room
rates at MGM Grand and Mandalay Bay based on availability.
ACM PROFESSIONAL MEMBER
TICKET ON-SALE: Professional Members of the ACM can purchase tickets
beginning at 10 AM (PT) Tuesday, December 10th by visiting www.ACMawards.com.
ACM A-LIST MEMBER TICKET
PRE-SALE: ACM A-List Members can purchase tickets in a special
pre-sale beginning at 10 AM (PT) Tuesday, December 10th by visiting www.ticketmaster.com. The pre-sale code
will be emailed to all A-List Members prior to the on-sale date.
GENERAL PUBLIC TICKET
ON-SALE: Tickets will go on-sale to the general public at 10 AM (PT) Friday,
December 13that www.ACMawards.com.
For more information on the ACM Awards and all ACM events, visit www.ACMcountry.com, like us on Facebook, or follow us on
Twitter at @ACMawards for more immediate updates!Media credential
applications to cover the Awards in Las
Vegas will become available in early February, details to be posted at www.ACMcountry.com.
the Academy of Country Music Awards
The 49thAcademy of Country Music Awards is
dedicated to honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent in
the country music industry.The show is
produced for television by dick clark productions and will be broadcast LIVE
from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 8:00
PM live ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network.Allen Shapiro and R.A. Clark are executive
producers.Barry Adelman is producer.
Bob Romeo is executive producer for the Academy of Country Music.