08/17/2017

ALAN JACKSON & CHRIS STAPLETON ADDED TO PERFORMANCE LINEUP FOR 11TH ANNUAL ACM HONORS AIRING SEPTEMBER 15 AT 9PM PT/ET ON THE CBS TELEVISION NETWORK JASON ALDEAN, BOBBY BONES, ROSS COPPERMAN, LADY ANTEBELLUM & JIMMY WEBB TO PRESENT

ENCINO, CA (August 17, 2017) – The Academy of Country Music® announced that Alan Jackson and Chris Stapleton will perform at the 11th ANNUAL ACM HONORS™. It was also announced that Jason Aldean, Bobby Bones, Ross Copperman, Lady Antebellum and Jimmy Webb along with previously announced performers Vince Gill, Little Big Town, Maren Morris, Brad Paisley and Hillary Scott will present to previously announced honorees. In addition, Clare Bowen, Charles Esten, Cassadee Pope, and Brett Young will participate in s
08/09/2017

MUSIC SUPERSTARS KELSEA BALLERINI, VINCE GILL, TOBY KEITH, LITTLE BIG TOWN, MAREN MORRIS, BRAD PAISLEY, THOMAS RHETT, HILLARY SCOTT, AND GEORGE STRAIT REVEALED AS PERFORMERS FOR THE 11TH ANNUAL ACM HONORS™ TWO-HOUR SPECIAL TO AIR FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 AT 9PM PT/ET ON THE CBS TELEVISION NETWORK

ENCINO, CA (August 9, 2017) – The Academy of Country Music® has revealed the first round of performers and ticket on-sale date for 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®. Music superstars confirmed to perform at the televised event include Kelsea Ballerini, Vince Gill, Toby Keith, Little Big Town, Maren Morris, Brad Paisley, Thomas Rhett, Hillary Scott, and George Strait. The 11th An
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 of
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’ Country,
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.

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Press Credentials

To apply for press credentials to cover the 11th Annual ACM Honors, please click HERE for the online application. All applications must be received by 2:00 PM CT on Friday, August 11. Late applications will not be considered.