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
03/16/2016

BRETT ELDREDGE AND CHRIS YOUNG WITH CASSADEE POPE TO PERFORM ON THE 51ST ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS®

Encino, CA (March 16, 2016) - The Academy of Country Music® and dick clark productions announced Brett Eldredge and Chris Young with Cassadee Pope have been added to the incredible lineup of artists scheduled to perform at the 51ST ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, Country Music’s Party of the Year®. The ceremony, co-hosted by Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley, is produced for television by dick clark productions and will be broadcast live from MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Sunday, April 3 at 8:00PM live
03/16/2016

THE ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AND CBS ANNOUNCE NEW “ACM SESSIONS” WITH ACM AWARD NOMINEE OLD DOMINION

March 16, 2016 – The Academy of Country Music and CBS Digital Media announced the launch of a new performance in the “ACM Sessions” online concert series, presented by RAM Trucks, which brings fans access to country music’s biggest stars with on-demand performances and interviews. “ACM Sessions” with modern country music quintet Old Dominion – a two-time nominee (New Vocal Duo or Group of the Year and Vocal Group of the Year) at the upcoming 51ST ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS – is now available on-demand
03/15/2016

DARIUS RUCKER TO HOST THE 2016 ACM LIFTING LIVES® GOLF CLASSIC

ENCINO, CA (March 15, 2016) – The Academy of Country Music® announced today that platinum-selling singer-songwriter Darius Rucker will return to host the ACM Lifting Lives® Golf Classic for the fifth consecutive year at TPC Las Vegas on Saturday, April 2, 2016. Presented by G. Debbas Chocolatier and Cocoa Crate, the “scramble” style golf tournament was created out of the need for a charitable event to connect fans, sponsors and donors with industry insiders and artists. Proceeds from the tournament benefit