01/28/2016

DIERKS BENTLEY TO REVEAL NOMINEES FOR 51ST ACM AWARDS ON FEBRUARY 1ST

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DIERKS BENTLEY TO REVEAL NOMINEES FOR THE
51ST ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS
ON “CBS THIS MORNING” ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 1ST IN THE 8:00 AM HOUR 
 

ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT’S NANCY O’DELL TO ANNOUNCE ADDITIONAL
NOMINEES ON ETONLINE.COM AT 8:50 AM ET

51ST ACM AWARDS TO AIR LIVE FROM MGM GRAND IN LAS VEGAS
SUNDAY, APRIL 3, 2016 AT 8:00 PM ET/DELAYED PT ON THE CBS TELEVISION NETWORK

WHO:   51st ACM Awards co-host and multi-ACM Award winner Dierks Bentley will appear LIVE on “CBS
           This  Morning” to reveal select nominations for the 51st Academy of Country Music Awards.

WHAT: The Academy of Country Music will announce nominees for the 51st ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS,
            Country Music’s Party of the Year® on Monday, February 1st. Hosted by ACM Award winners Luke Bryan and

            Dierks Bentley, the 51st ACM Awards will be broadcast LIVE from MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on
            Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 8:00 PM live ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network. 

WHEN: Monday, February 1, 2016
               8:00 AM – 9:00 AM ET

WHERE: “CBS THIS MORNING”
               Dierks Bentley to announce nominees for “Entertainer of the Year,” “Male Vocalist of the Year,” “Female 

               Vocalist of the Year,” “Vocal Duo of the Year,” “Vocal Group of the Year” and “Album of the Year” during the
               8:00 AM ET hour on the CBS Television Network (Check local listings).

               ETONLINE.COM
               Nancy O’Dell to announce nominees for “New Male Vocalist of the Year,” “New Female Vocalist of the Year,” 

              “New Vocal Duo or Group of the Year,” “Video of the Year,” and “Vocal Event of the Year” will be revealed on
               ETOnline.com at 8:50 AM ET/5:50 AM PT.

               ACMCOUNTRY.COM
               The full list of available nominees for the 51st ACM Awards will be revealed immediately following CBS This
               Morning’s announcement on ACMcountry.com.  Additional categories (Song of the Year and Songwriter of the
               Year) will be revealed in the coming weeks. 

MORE:    About Dierks Bentley
               Award-winning singer/songwriter Dierks Bentley explores the most intimate and sometimes darkest corners of
               his relationship history with the upcoming release of his eighth studio album BLACK, set for early 2016. Dierks
               Bentley ignites country radio with the album’s lead single “Somewhere On A Beach” in correlation with the US
               leg of his 2016 SOMEWHERE ON A BEACH TOUR beginning on May 12 in Holmdel, NJ at the PNC Bank Arts
               Center with Randy Houser, Cam and Tucker Beathard. Following the commercial success and critical respect
               from RISER, Bentley’s seven previous studio albums have sold more than five million copies, notched 13 chart-
               topping singles, earned 13 GRAMMY nominations, countless CMA, ACM and CMT nominations and
               membership at the Grand Ole Opry for more than a decade. Additionally, Bentley has been tapped to co-host
               the 51st ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS. For more information and a full list of appearances visit
               www.dierks.com.

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