01/17/2017

52ND ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™ TO BE BROADCAST LIVE FROM T-MOBILE ARENA IN LAS VEGAS, SUNDAY, APRIL 2, 2017 ON THE CBS TELEVISION NETWORK

Encino, CA (January 17, 2017) – The Academy of Country Music® announced today that the 52ND ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™, Country Music’s Party of the Year®, will broadcast LIVE from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 8:00 PM ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network. This will mark the first time the show will broadcast from T-Mobile Arena. The 52nd ACM Awards, honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent in country music, will feature exciting performances, unp
12/15/2016

SUPERSTAR ARTIST PARTICIPATION DRIVES SUCCESS OF ACM EVENTS RESULTING IN RECORD $1.5 MILLION DONATION TO ACM LIFTING LIVES®

Encino, CA (December 15, 2016) – Superstar country artists played a key role in the success of the 51st Academy of Country Music Awards™, ACM Honors and other ACM events in 2016, resulting in a stellar year for the Academy – including reaching 11.7 million viewers with special country music moments during primetime in September alone -- and the highest-ever annual donation to ACM Lifting Lives - $1.5 million.
12/12/2016

ACM LIFTING LIVES® ANNOUNCES 2016 FALL GRANT CYCLE RECIPIENTS

grants totaling more than $230,000 for a selection of organizations including Alive Hospice, Barefoot Republic, Inc., CreatiVets, Kesem, Legacy Music, Musicians on Call, Nashville Rescue Mission, Notes for Notes, Operation Song, Peggy R. McConnell Worthington Center for the Arts, Porter’s Call, Possibilities, Inc, Project C.A.M.P. Inc "The Center for Courageous Kids, Songs For Sound, The Quest Center, Uintah School of Music and the Arts, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center and W.O. Smith/Nashville Community School. P
12/09/2016

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC®, ACM LIFTING LIVES® AND TAYLOR SWIFT TO SUPPORT DOLLY PARTON’S CHARITABLE TELETHON “SMOKY MOUNTAINS RISE: A BENEFIT FOR THE MY PEOPLE FUND” AIRING TUESDAY, DECEMBER 13 AT 8:00PM EST ON GAC

NASHVILLE, TN (December 9, 2016) – The announcement of Dolly Parton’s upcoming “Smoky Mountains Rise: A Benefit for the My People Fund” telethon airing Tuesday, December 13 at 8:00pm EST on Great American Country (GAC) inspired the Academy of Country Music, ACM Lifting Lives and Taylor Swift today to pledge, in advance, a combined $200,000 to ensure the telethon starts off with a bang.
12/07/2016

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® WELCOMES KANE BROWN FOR A VISIT

Encino, CA (December 7, 2016) – The Academy of Country Music® welcomed RCA Nashville recording artist Kane Brown to the office while he was in Los Angeles last week. While at the Academy, Brown performed his current single, “Thunder in the Rain,” his breakout single, “Used to Love You Sober,” and other songs from his self-titled debut album which was released December 2.
11/17/2016

ACM LIFTING LIVES® ANNOUNCES LAST CLUB SHOW OF 2016

Encino, CA (November 17, 2016) – ACM Lifting Lives® announced today that Jon Pardi has been added to the string of nationwide ACM Lifting Lives Club Shows. Participating clubs have agreed to donate a portion of each ticket sold to ACM Lifting Lives, and the money raised will go to help fund organizations that are improving lives through the power of music. Cowboys Dancehall in San Antonio will host Pardi for this club benefit show on December 31, 2016, with guests Midland opening the show. Tickets are avail
11/08/2016

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® WELCOMES LUKE COMBS FOR A VISIT

Encino, CA (November 8, 2016) – The Academy of Country Music® welcomed River House Artists/Columbia Nashville recording artist Luke Combs to the office while he was in Los Angeles recently. While at the Academy, Combs previewed songs from his upcoming album This One’s For You, along with his current single, “Hurricane.”

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