12/10/2015

ACM LIFTING LIVES ANNOUNCES 2015 FALL GRANT CYCLE RECIPIENTS

ENCINO, CA (December 10, 2015) – ACM Lifting Lives announced its 2015 fall grant cycle beneficiaries today with grants totaling more than $180,000 for a selection of organizations including Alive Hospice, Abe’s Garden Alzheimer’s and Memory Care Center of Excellence, The Center for Courageous Kids, CreatiVets, Middle Tennessee State University Foundation, Musicians on Call, Notes for Notes, Porter’s Call, W.O. Smith Music School, The Quest Center for Art & Community Development and Vanderbilt Kennedy Center
11/24/2015

ACADEMY MAKES RECORD DONATION OF $1 MILLION TO ACM LIFTING LIVES

Encino, CA (November 24, 2015) – Superstar country artists played a key role in the success of the record setting 50th anniversary of the Academy of Country Music Awards held in April. The Awards telecast and ACM Presents: Superstar Duets in May, both on CBS, reached a massive 22.4 MILLION viewers, combined. The ACM Awards delivered its largest viewing audience since 1998 and set a Guinness World Record™ for the most attended live Awards telecast in history, with more than 70,252 in the live audience at A
10/29/2015

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® WELCOMES A THOUSAND HORSES FOR A VISIT

Encino, CA (Oct 29, 2015) – The Academy of Country Music welcomed Republic Nashville recording artists A Thousand Horses to the office while they were in Los Angeles recently. While at the Academy, they performed songs from their current chart-climbing record, Southernality, and signed up for professional ACM membership, as part of the Academy’s complimentary one-year membership offered to support emerging artists.
10/28/2015

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® WELCOMES MAC McANALLY FOR A VISIT

Encino, CA (October 28, 2015) – The Academy of Country Music welcomed legendary singer/songwriter and Mailboat Records recording artist Mac McAnally to the office while he was in Los Angeles recently. While at the Academy, McAnally previewed songs from his new album, AKA Nobody, along with playing some of his hits recorded by superstars Alabama, Kenny Chesney and many more.
10/26/2015

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC ANNOUNCES OPEN SUBMISSIONS DATE & CRITERIA CHANGES FOR THE 51st ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® AWARDS COUNTRY MUSIC RADIO AWARDS CATEGORIES

ENCINO, CA (October 26, 2015) –The Academy of Country Music announced today that open submissions for the 51st Annual Academy of Country Music Awards will begin Monday, November 9, 2015 and will end at 4:00 PM CT on Tuesday, December 8, 2015. The 51st Annual Academy of Country Music Awards will air LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas at a date to be announced on the CBS Television Network. In addition, the Academy is announcing several criteria changes in radio categories.
10/22/2015

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® WELCOMES OLIVIA LANE FOR A VISIT

Encino, CA (October 22, 2015) – The Academy of Country Music welcomed Big Spark Music Group recording artist Olivia Lane to the office while she was in Los Angeles recently. While at the Academy, she performed her current single, “You Part 2,” and signed up for professional ACM membership, as part of the Academy’s complimentary one-year membership offered to support emerging artists.
10/20/2015

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® WELCOMES RAINEY QUALLEY FOR A VISIT

Encino, CA (October 20, 2015) – The Academy of Country Music welcomed Cingle Records recording artist Rainey Qualley to the office while she was in Los Angeles recently. While at the Academy, she performed her current single, “Me and Johnny Cash,” and signed up for professional ACM membership, as part of the Academy’s complimentary one-year membership offered to support emerging artists.