02/08/2017

MULTI-PLATINUM TRIO LADY ANTEBELLUM TO ANNOUNCE NOMINEES FOR THE “52ND ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™” LIVE ON “CBS THIS MORNING” THURSDAY, FEB. 16 DURING THE 8:00AM, ET HOUR

MULTI-PLATINUM TRIO LADY ANTEBELLUM TO ANNOUNCE NOMINEES
FOR THE “52ND ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™”
LIVE ON “CBS THIS MORNING” THURSDAY, FEB. 16
DURING THE 8:00AM, ET HOUR

“ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT’S” NANCY O’DELL AND KEVIN FRAZIER
TO ANNOUNCE ADDITIONAL NOMINEES AT 8:50 AM ET/5:50 AM PT
ON ETONLINE.COM

“52nd Academy of Country Music Awards” to Air Live
From T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 2 on CBS

TWEET: @ACMawards noms to be announced by @ladyantebellum on @CBSThisMorning and by @nancyodell & @KevinFrazier on @ETNow 2/16

Encino, CA (February 8, 2017) – 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™, Country Music’s Party of the Year®, on Thursday, February 16 in the 8:00 AM hour (delayed PT). “Entertainment Tonight” hosts Nancy O’Dell and Kevin Frazier will announce additional nominees on ETonline.com at 8:50 AM ET/5:50 AM PT. The full list of nominations will be released immediately following the ETonline.com announcement on ACMcountry.com.

The 52ND ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS will broadcast LIVE from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas Sunday, April 2 (live 8:00-11:00 PM, ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network.

For more information on the Academy of Country Music Awards and all ACM events, visit ACMcountry.com, like us on Facebook, or follow us on Twitter at @ACMawards for more immediate updates.

About Lady Antebellum
Honing in on the melodious foundation that first brought Lady Antebellum together, the group returns to radio airwaves with "You Look Good,” while concurrently announcing it as the debut single off their sixth studio album HEART BREAK (Capitol Nashville), to be released June 9. Charles Kelley, Hillary Scott and Dave Haywood simultaneously share plans to return to the road, with more than 65 shows planned in six countries on their YOU LOOK GOOD WORLD TOUR, presented by NABISCO. With more than 18 million units sold, seven-time GRAMMY award winning group Lady Antebellum has earned nine No. one hits and countless awards including Billboard Music Awards, People’s Choice Awards and Teen Choice Awards, while also taking home ACM and CMA "Vocal Group of the Year” trophies three years in a row. For more information about new music and upcoming tour dates, visit www.ladyantebellum.com.

About the Academy of Country Music Awards
The 52ND ACADEMY 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. Allen Shapiro, Mike Mahan, R.A. Clark, Barry Adelman and Mark Bracco are executive producers. Pete Fisher and Tiffany Moon are executive producers for the Academy of Country Music.

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Academy of Country Music Contacts:
Brooke Primero                              brooke@acmcountry.com                        818-788-8000
Melissa Moldovan                           melissa@acmcountry.com                      818-788-8000

CBS Press Contacts:
Andrea Ballas                                andrea.ballas@cbs.com                           818-655-1581
Kate Fisher                                   khfisher@cbs.com                                    212-975-3818

CBS Photo Contacts:
Gaye Ann Bruno                            gayeann.bruno@cbs.com                         818-655-1542
Timothy Kuratek                            tkuratek@cbs.com                                   212-975-7068

dick clark productions Contacts:
Kelly Striewski                               kstriewski@dickclark.com                        310-255-4602
Gina Sorial                                    GSorial@dickclark.com                            310-255-0308

PMKBNC Contacts:
Brian Rubin                                    Brian.Rubin@pmkbnc.com                        310-854-4800
Christina Canseco                         Christina.Canseco@pmkbnc.com              310-854-4800
Pipere Boggio                                 Pipere.Boggio@pmkbnc.com                    310-854-4800
Hallie Sawyer                                 Hallie.Sawyer@pmkbnc.com                     212-582-1111 

CBS This Morning Contact:
Samantha Graham                           GrahamS@cbsnews.com                        212-975-6795

Entertainment Tonight Contact:
John R. Rizzotti                                john.rizzotti@cbs.com                             818-655-4928