08/03/2017

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® NAMES TOM TORII, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, FINANCE & OPERATIONS

Encino, CA (August 3, 2017) ? The Academy of Country Music® today announced the hiring of Tom Torii, named Senior Vice President, Finance & Operations. In this newly created role, Torii will oversee all aspects of the Academy?s finance, planning, analysis, operations and human resources functions. The position is based out of the Academy?s headquarters in Encino and reports to Pete Fisher, Chief Executive Officer of the Academy of Country Music.
08/02/2017

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® WELCOMES SMITHFIELD FOR A VISIT

Encino, CA (August 2, 2017) ? The Academy of Country Music® welcomed country duo Smithfield to the office while they were in Los Angeles last week. While at the Academy, Smithfield performed their new single, ?When You?re Gone,? and other songs from their current self-titled album, Smithfield.
07/26/2017

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® WELCOMES JACOB DAVIS FOR A VISIT

Encino, CA (July 26, 2017) ? The Academy of Country Music® welcomed Black River Entertainment recording artist Jacob Davis to the office while he was in Los Angeles recently. While at the Academy, Davis performed his current single, ?What I Wanna Be,? and other songs from his upcoming album.
07/17/2017

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® APPOINTS NICK DI FRUSCIA, VICE PRESIDENT, AWARDS & MEMBERSHIP

Encino, CA (July 17, 2017) ? The Academy of Country Music® today announced the appointment of Nick Di Fruscia, named Vice President, Awards & Membership. In this newly created role, Di Fruscia will oversee all Awards voting and processes, and lead membership initiatives, while also contributing to the Academy?s artist and industry relations efforts both in Nashville and on the West Coast. The position is based out of the Academy?s headquarters in Encino and reports to Pete Fisher, Chief Executive Officer o
07/13/2017

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® WELCOMES MIDLAND FOR A VISIT

Encino, CA (July 13, 2017) ? The Academy of Country Music® welcomed Big Machine Label Group recording trio Midland to the office while they were in Los Angeles recently. While at the Academy, Midland performed their current single, ?Drinkin? Problem,? and other songs from their self-titled EP, Midland.
07/12/2017

ACM LIFTING LIVES® RECEIVES $17K+ DONATION FROM STONEY’S ROCKIN’ COUNTRY PROCEEDS FROM 2017 ACM PARTY FOR A CAUSE® EVENTS IN LAS VEGAS

Encino, CA (July 12, 2017) ? Representatives from Stoney?s Rockin? Country recently stopped by the Academy of Country Music® office in Los Angeles with a surprise $17,819 contribution to ACM Lifting Lives® from the ACM Party for a Cause® events held in March and April in Las Vegas. Ticket proceeds from the Stoney?s Rockin? Country events, including the ACM After Party for a Cause at Stoney?s Rockin? Country and the ACM Party for a Cause: Tailgate Party presented by Country Rebel at Stoney's Rockin? Count
07/06/2017

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® WELCOMES JILLIAN JACQUELINE FOR A VISIT

Encino, CA (July 6, 2017) ? The Academy of Country Music® welcomed Big Loud Records recording artist Jillian Jacqueline to the office while she was in Los Angeles recently. While at the Academy, Jacqueline performed new songs, ?Hate Me? and ?Reasons,? that she co-wrote and will be featured on her forthcoming debut project produced by Tofer Brown.
06/29/2017

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® ANNOUNCES STUDIO RECORDING AWARD WINNERS

Encino, CA (June 29, 2017) ? Today, the Academy of Country Music® announced the Studio Recording Award winners for the 52ND ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS?. The Studio Recording Award winners will be honored during the 11th ANNUAL ACM HONORS?, an evening dedicated to recognizing the special honorees and off-camera category winners from the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards. The event will take place Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN.
06/28/2017

KELSEA BALLERINI AND PRODUCER ROSS COPPERMAN BRING MUSIC TO LIFE IN STUDIO DURING 2017 ACM LIFTING LIVES® MUSIC CAMP CHRIS YOUNG PERFORMS WITH CAMPERS IN MUSIC CAMP FINALE AT THE GRAND OLE OPRY®

Encino, CA (June 28, 2017) ? The 8th Annual ACM Lifting Lives® Music Camp was in session this week in Nashville, Tenn. with campers from around the country participating in a week of activities and excursions around Music City. Closing out the last few days of Music Camp, the campers enjoyed an unforgettable experience with Kelsea Ballerini, Ross Copperman, and a huge grand finale performance with Chris Young at the Grand Ole Opry®.
06/27/2017

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® ANNOUNCES INDUSTRY AWARD WINNERS

Encino, CA (June 27, 2017) ? The Academy of Country Music® announced today the Industry Award winners for the 52ND ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS?. The ACM Industry Awards, voted on by the Academy's professional members, honor the behind-the-scenes industry professionals and venues who contribute so much to the artistry, success and longevity of country music.