04/13/2018

KANE BROWN TO DELIVER EXCLUSIVE ENCORE PERFORMANCE OF PLATINUM CURRENT SINGLE "HEAVEN" FOR COMCAST XFINITY TV CUSTOMERS IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE "53RD ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™"

KANE BROWN TO DELIVER EXCLUSIVE ENCORE PERFORMANCE OF

 PLATINUM CURRENT SINGLE “HEAVEN”

FOR COMCAST XFINITY TV CUSTOMERS IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING

THE “53RD ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS

 

ADDITIONAL ACM AWARDS CONTENT AVAILABLE TO XFINITY TV CUSTOMERS

 

AWARDS TELECAST TO AIR LIVE FROM THE MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA IN LAS VEGAS

ON SUNDAY, APRIL 15, 2018 AT 8:00 PM ET/PT ON THE CBS TELEVISION NETWORK

 

TWEET: @KaneBrown will perform an encore performance at the @ACMawards on @Xfinity on Demand after the show: [Insert news link here]

 

Encino, CA (April 13, 2018) – The Academy of Country Music® announced today that ACM Award® nominee Kane Brown will deliver an encore performance of his Platinum current single “Heaven” for Comcast’s Xfinity TV customers exclusively on Xfinity On Demand in partnership with the 53RD ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, honoring country music’s superstars and hottest emerging talent. As previously announced, Kane Brown, who received two nominations this year including the New Male Vocalist of the Year and Vocal Event of the Year for “What Ifs” featuring Lauren Alaina, will also perform on the live telecast. Brown’s “Heaven” and Platinum-certified self-titled debut album are available now from all digital music services.

 

As part of today’s announcement, Comcast’s Xfinity brand has announced an official partnership with the “53rd Academy of Country Music Awards” to offer its customers an even more immersive viewing experience prior to and following the show. In addition to the live broadcast on CBS, Xfinity TV customers will be able to watch archival ACM Awards content on Xfinity On Demand leading up to the show, plus an encore performance from Kane Brown, which will be available immediately after the broadcast. Xfinity TV customers with X1 will enjoy related online content from YouTube and streaming stations from Pandora integrated alongside the rest of the content, as well as the ability to call up the full experience by saying “Show me the ACMs” into the voice remote.

 

The live broadcast of the 53rd ACM Awards, hosted by Reba McEntire, will broadcast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 8:00 PM ET/PT on the CBS Television Network.

 

Tickets to the ACM Awards are now on sale at www.axs.com. For more information on the ACM Awards and all ACM events including ACM Party for a Cause®, visit www.ACMcountry.com and www.PartyForaCause.com. You can like Academy of Country Music on Facebook or follow on Twitter at @ACMawards and Instagram @ACMAwards for more immediate updates.

 

About the Academy of Country Music Awards

The 53rd 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 and will broadcast LIVE from MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 8:00 PM live ET/PT on the CBS Television Network. Allen Shapiro, Mike Mahan, R.A. Clark, Barry Adelman and Mark Bracco are executive producers. Pete Fisher is executive producer for the Academy of Country Music.

 

About Comcast

Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA) is a global media and technology company with two primary businesses, Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal. Comcast Cable is one of the nation’s largest video, high-speed internet, and phone providers to residential customers under the Xfinity brand, and also provides these services to businesses. It also provides wireless and security and automation services to residential customers under the Xfinity brand. NBCUniversal operates news, entertainment and sports cable networks, the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, television production operations, television station groups, Universal Pictures and Universal Parks and Resorts. Visit www.comcastcorporation.com for more information.

 

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MEDIA CONTACTS:

Academy of Country Music Contacts:

Brooke Primero                                brooke@acmcountry.com                           818-788-8000

Melissa Moldovan                           melissa@acmcountry.com                           818-788-8000   

 

dick clark productions Contacts:

Kelly Striewski                                   kstriewski@dickclark.com                            310-255-4602

Gina Sorial                                           gsorial@dickclark.com                                 310-255-0308

 

MGM Resorts International Public Relations Contacts:

Scott Ghertner                                  sghertner@mgmresorts.com                     702-692-6750

Katharine Sherrer                            ksherrer@mgmresorts.com                        702-692-6724

 

PMK•BNC 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 â€‹