04/02/2014

DIERKS BENTLEY WITH SHERYL CROW, LEE BRICE, TIM McGRAW, BRAD PAISLEY, DARIUS RUCKER, & RASCAL FLATTS ALL TO PERFORM ON THE 49TH

DIERKS BENTLEY WITH SHERYL CROW, LEE BRICE, TIM McGRAW,

BRAD PAISLEY, DARIUS RUCKER, & RASCAL FLATTS ALL TO PERFORM ON

THE 49TH ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS

 

PRESENTERS INCLUDING THEA ANDREWS, GUY FIERI, LL COOL J,

JEWEL, OLIVIA MUNN, NANCY O’DELL, CHRIS O’DONNELL,

CLAY WALKER & TRISHA YEARWOOD

ADDED TO STAR STUDDED EVENT

 

BROADCAST LIVE FROM THE MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA IN LAS VEGAS

SUNDAY, APRIL 6, 2014 ON THE CBS TELEVISION NETWORK

 

TWEET:  Additional performers and presenters announced for the @ACMAwards April 6 on @CBS #ACMs [Insert Link]

Encino, CA (April 2, 2014) - The Academy of Country Music and dick clark productions announced today that Dierks Bentley with Sheryl Crow, Lee Brice, Tim McGraw, Brad Paisley, Darius Rucker and Rascal Flatts will all perform on the 49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards.It was also announced that presenters including Thea Andrews,Guy Fieri,LL COOL J, Jewel, Olivia Munn, Nancy O’Dell, Chris O’Donnell, Clay Walker and Trisha Yearwood will appear on the ceremony which will be co-hosted by Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton and broadcast 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.

All of these artists join previously announced performers including Jason Aldean, Blake Shelton, Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Brett Eldredge, Hunter Hayes, Miranda Lambert, Toby Keith, Justin Moore, Kip Moore, Shakira, George Strait, Keith Urban, The Band Perry, Florida Georgia Line, and Lady Antebellum with legendary musician Stevie Nicks as well as previously announced presenters including Garth Brooks and Florida Georgia Line.

Dierks Bentley and Sheryl Crow will perform, “I Hold On,” Lee Brice will perform his hit single, “I Drive Your Truck,” Brad Paisley will make the national television debut of his new single “River Bank” from his forthcoming album with a special performance at MGM Grand’s Talent Pool, Darius Rucker will perform “Wagon Wheel,” and Rascal Flatts will be performing “Rewind” at the 4th Annual ACM Fan Jam via live remote at the Mandalay Bay Events Center.

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

 

About the Academy of Country Music Awards

The 49th 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 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, Mike Mahan, R.A. Clark and Barry Adelman are executive producers.  Bob Romeo is executive producer for the Academy of Country Music. 

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