07/09/2014

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® WELCOMES ROBBY JOHNSON FOR A VISIT

Encino, CA (July 9, 2014) – The Academy of Country Music welcomed rising singer/songwriter Robby Johnson to the office while he was in Los Angeles recently. While at the Academy, he performed his debut single, “South of Me,” previewed his current single, "Feel Good Song," and signed up for professional ACM membership, as part of the Academy’s complimentary one-year membership offered to support emerging artists.
06/26/2014

LEE BRICE, BRETT ELDREDGE, WYNONNA & PRODUCER ROSS COPPERMAN BRING MUSIC TO LIFE WITH ACM LIFTING LIVES MUSIC CAMP 2014

Encino, CA (June 26, 2014) – ACM Lifting Lives Music Camp is in session this week in Nashville, Tenn. with campers from around the country participating in a week of activities and excursions around Music City. The residential camp has the dual purpose of studying Williams syndrome while providing music enrichment through performance and education.
06/24/2014

THE BAND PERRY KICKS OFF ACM LIFTING LIVES MUSIC CAMP 2014

Encino, CA (June 24, 2014) – ACM Lifting Lives Music Camp is in session this week in Nashville, Tenn. with campers from around the country participating in a week of activities and excursions around Music City. The residential camp has the dual purpose of studying Williams syndrome while providing music enrichment through performance and education.
06/19/2014

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® WELCOMES KREE HARRISON FOR A VISIT

Encino, CA (June 19, 2014) – The Academy of Country Music welcomed rising singer Kree Harrison to the office while she was in Los Angeles recently. While at the Academy, she signed up for professional ACM membership, as part of the Academy’s complimentary one-year membership offered to support emerging artists.
06/17/2014

ACM LIFTING LIVES® & VANDERBILT KENNEDY CENTER CELEBRATE 10th ANNIVERSARY ACM LIFTING LIVES MUSIC CAMP

ENCINO, CA (June 17, 2014) – ACM Lifting Lives® and the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities will partner again for the 5th Annual ACM Lifting Lives Music Camp, June 23-June 27, 2014, in Nashville, TN. This year marks the 10th anniversary of Vanderbilt Kennedy Center’s Music Camp and the 5th year that ACM Lifting Lives has been involved. Country music artists The Band Perry, Lee Brice, Brett Eldredge, JT Hodges, Casey James, Chris Janson, The Swon Brothers, Wynonna and pr
06/04/2014

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC WINS TOP HONORS AT PR NEWS’ SOCIAL MEDIA ICON AWARDS

Encino, CA (June 4, 2014) – The Academy of Country Music won top honors at the Social Media Icon Awards presented by PR News at a luncheon yesterday in New York, winning the “GOOGLE+ Circle Growth” category in recognition of the Academy’s 2013 marketing campaign. This is the second Social Media Icon Award the Academy has earned, after winning top honors a year ago for its Twitter campaign.
05/30/2014

Sweetwater Rain Makes Generous Contribution to ACM Lifting Lives®

NASHVILLE, TN (May 30, 2014) – Rising Country music trio Sweetwater Rain recently presented ACM Lifting Lives® with a generous $10,000 donation – the second $10,000 donation the band has given to the charitable arm of the Academy of Country Music in the past year. ACM Lifting Lives President, Lori Badgett, accepted the gift on behalf of the charity.
05/19/2014

CARRIE UNDERWOOD HONORS MILITARY SERVICEMEN AND WOMEN WITH SONG WRITTEN FOR ACM PRESENTS: AN ALL-STAR SALUTE TO THE TROOPS

ENCINO, CA (May 19, 2014) – Carrie Underwood, an 11-time Academy of Country Music Award winner, co-penned a song specifically for the Academy’s military tribute show, ACM PRESENTS: AN ALL-STAR SALUTE TO THE TROOPS. Carrie’s performance of “Keep Us Safe” will debut during the broadcast airing this Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 9:00 PM ET/PT on the CBS Television Network. Coinciding with her performance, the song will be available digitally with proceeds benefiting ACM Lifting Lives®.