03/29/2016

MIRANDA LAMBERT TO PERFORM WITH BILLY GIBBONS AND KEITH URBAN ON THE 51ST ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™

Encino, CA (March 29, 2016) – Miranda Lambert, six-time reigning ACM Female Vocalist of the Year, current three-time nominee and the only female nominee for Entertainer of the Year, will perform with the legendary Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top and Keith Urban, current three-time ACM Award nominee and this year’s Mae Boren Axton Award recipient, will perform “Tush” on the 51ST ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, to be broadcast live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Sunday, April 3 (8:00-11:00 PM, live ET/
03/28/2016

ACM AWARD® WINNING ARTISTS CHARLES KELLEY, BLAKE SHELTON, LITTLE BIG TOWN & OLD DOMINION ADDED AS PERFORMERS FOR THE 51ST ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™!

Encino, CA (March 28, 2016) – The Academy of Country Music® and dick clark productions revealed additional performers and presenters for Country Music’s Party of the Year®! Multi-ACM Award winning artists Charles Kelley, Blake Shelton and Little Big Town, plus this year’s New Vocal Duo or Group of the Year winners Old Dominion have been added to the stellar line-up of live performances for the 51st ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™. It was also announced Miss America Betty Cantrell, Chris Janson, Jana Kramer
03/25/2016

ACM LIFTING LIVES® PARTNERS WITH COPD FOUNDATION & SPOKESPERSON CHRIS JANSON TO LAUNCH HARMONICAS FOR HEALTH

Encino, CA (March 25, 2016) – ACM Lifting Lives® announced today a new partnership with the Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD) Foundation to start a pilot program called Harmonicas for Health. This program is part of the COPD Foundation’s Pulmonary Education Program (PEP) and works to encourage COPD patients to exercise their lungs and improve their lives through the power of music.
03/24/2016

THE ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® ANNOUNCES ACTIVATIONS & BRAND PARTNERSHIPS FOR THE 4TH ACM PARTY FOR A CAUSE® FESTIVAL

Encino, CA (March 24, 2016) – The Academy of Country Music® announced the partners, activities and special events taking place during the 4th ACM Party for a Cause® Festival, a three-day music festival from Friday, April 1st – Sunday, April 3rd at the Las Vegas Festival Grounds. The festival will feature two stages for ongoing LIVE country music performances, interactive games, and a country marketplace. New and returning attractions such as the inaugural Cause Way, Cabela’s & ACM Tic-Tac-Toe Archery Event,
03/23/2016

KELSEA BALLERINI, CHRIS STAPLETON & OLD DOMINION WIN FIRST-EVER ACM AWARDS® FOR NEW ARTIST CATEGORIES FOR THE 51ST ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™

Encino, CA (March 23, 2016) – The Academy of Country Music® today revealed the winners for the 51st ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™ newcomer categories. Kelsea Ballerini, Chris Stapleton and Old Dominion have been named New Female Artist of the Year, New Male Artist of the Year and New Duo/Group of the Year, respectively. The 51st Academy Of Country Music Awards, co-hosted by Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley, is produced for television by dick clark productions and will be broadcast live from MGM Grand Garde
03/21/2016

MUSIC ICON DOLLY PARTON & POP SUPERSTAR KATY PERRY JOIN FORCES FOR A CAN’T-MISS PERFORMANCE AT THE 51ST ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS®!

Encino, CA (March 21, 2016) – Country Music’s Party of the Year® just got bigger with music superstars Dolly Parton and Katy Perry added to the epic line-up of performers taking the stage at the 51ST ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS! This can’t-miss duet will mark their first-ever live performance together. Additionally, 10-time ACM Award winner Parton will be honored with the Tex Ritter Award for her television movie, Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors. This award is given to a movie released and/or receiv
03/21/2016

RAM TRUCKS PARTNERS WITH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC FOR THE 4TH ACM PARTY FOR A CAUSE® FESTIVAL APRIL 1 – 3 AT LAS VEGAS FESTIVAL GROUNDS ON THE STRIP

Encino, CA (March 21, 2016) – The Academy of Country Music announced its continued partnership with Ram Trucks for the 4th ACM Party For A Cause® Festival taking place on Friday, April 1st – Sunday, April 3rd at the Las Vegas Festival Grounds. Ram Trucks will hold the sponsor name of the main stage, entitled the Ram Trucks Main Stage, at the three-day festival as part of the evolving partnership. The Ram Trucks Stage will host performances by previously announced headlining artists, Carrie Underwood, Dierks
03/18/2016

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® WELCOMES JAKE OWEN FOR A VISIT

Encino, CA (March 18, 2016) – The Academy of Country Music welcomed RCA Nashville recording artist Jake Owen to the office while he was in Los Angeles recently. While at the Academy, Owen performed his new single, "American Country Love Song," along with playing some of his mega-hits.
03/17/2016

OFFICIAL SET TIMES & SCHEDULES ANNOUNCED FOR THE 4TH ACM PARTY FOR A CAUSE® FESTIVAL

ENCINO, CA (March 17, 2016) – The Academy of Country Music® announced the official set times and schedules for the 4th ACM Party for a Cause® Festival taking place on Friday, April 1 – Sunday, April 3, 2016 at the Las Vegas Festival Grounds. The schedule reflects consecutive performances allowing fans the opportunity to catch all of their favorite country artists perform throughout the three-day experience, headlined by Carrie Underwood, Dierks Bentley, and Kenny Chesney, respectively each night. The festiv