03/10/2011

ACM & USO PARTNER FOR 2ND YEAR TO BRING CONCERT TO MILITARY FAMILIES AT NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE

For the second consecutive year, the Academy of Country Music partnered with the USO to bring a free, private concert to troops and their families stationed at Nellis Air Force Base just outside of Las Vegas, NV. Luke Bryan, Brett Eldredge, Little Big Town, Miss Willie Brown, Blake Shelton, who is also the co-host of the upcoming 46th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, Sunny Sweeney and USO Tour veterans Montgomery Gentry and Craig Morgan performed for airmen and their families. Storme Warren, host of GAC's "Headline Country," emceed the day. This event, as part of "The Week Vegas Goes Country®" series of special events surrounding the ACM Awards, was open to all military ID holders and media credentialed specifically for this event.