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“THE 48th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS” POSTS BIGGEST AUDIENCE IN 15 YEARS

04/08/2013
LAS VEGAS, NV (April 8, 2013) – The 48th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS led CBS to a Sunday night victory as the night’s top program in viewers and demographics with the event’s highest measures in viewers since 1998, in households and adults 18-49 since 2001, and in adults 25-54 since 2000, according to Nielsen preliminary live plus same day ratings for April 7. Sunday night’s broadcast also marked the first time that the ACM Awards have beaten the same season’s Country Music Awards (CMAs) in thes
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WINNERS ANNOUNCED FOR THE 48th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS Luke Bryan Named Entertainer of the Year, Miranda Lambert Evening’s Most-Awarded Artist with 4 Wins

04/07/2013
LAS VEGAS, NV (April 7, 2013) – Winners have been announced for the 48th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, a star-studded ceremony broadcast LIVE tonight on the CBS Television Network from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Fans named Luke Bryan, Entertainer of the Year, the evening’s biggest honor and his first win in that category. This year marked a record breaking year with 1.1 million fans casting their vote for Entertainer of the Year and New Artist of the Year categories, combined.
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JOHN FOGERTY, FAITH HILL, FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE WITH NELLY AND THE BAND PERRY TO PERFORM AT ACM PRESENTS: Tim McGraw’s Superstar Summer Night

04/04/2013
Encino, CA (April 4, 2013) – The Academy of Country Music and dick clark productions announced today that music luminaries John Fogerty and Faith Hill, along with hot new country chart-toppers Florida Georgia Line in a special collaboration with Nelly, and country music stars The Band Perry have been added to the all-star lineup of artists scheduled to perform at the ACM PRESENTS: TIM McGRAW’S SUPERSTAR SUMMER NIGHT, taping Monday, April 8, 2013 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. They join previous
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BLAKE SHELTON TO PERFORM WITH LUKE BRYAN, SHERYL CROW, BRAD PAISLEY ON GUITAR, AND PISTOL ANNIES, FEATURING MIRANDA LAMBERT, ASHLEY MONROE AND ANGALEENA PRESLEY DURING OPENING

04/04/2013
ENCINO, CA (April 4, 2013) – The Academy of Country Music and dick clark productions announced today that Awards co-host Blake Shelton will open the telecast with a can’t miss exciting performance featuring co-host Luke Bryan, Brad Paisley on guitar, Sheryl Crow,and Pistol Annies,including Miranda Lambert, Ashley Monroe and Angaleena Presley.
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BETH BEHRS, MICHAEL CHIKLIS, SHERYL CROW, KALEY CUOCO, JOHN FOGERTY, KEVIN FRAZIER, COLIN KAEPERNICK, MIRANDA LAMBERT, SCOTTY McCREERY, KACEY MUSGRAVES, NANCY O’DELL, JAKE OWE

04/03/2013
ENCINO, CA (April 3, 2013) – The Academy of Country Music and dick clark productions announced today that 2 Broke Girls star Beth Behrs, Vegas star Michael Chiklis, Grammy award-winner Sheryl Crow, The Big Bang Theory’s Kaley Cuoco, music star John Fogerty,omg! INSIDER co-anchor Kevin Frazier,San Francisco 49ersNFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, country music artists Miranda Lambert, Scotty McCreery and Kacey Musgraves,Entertainment Tonight co-anchor Nancy O’Dell,country music artists Jake Owen, Reba and Kei
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RISING COUNTRY MUSIC ARTISTS & TELEVISION STARS TO MEET WITH FANS AT THE ACM EXPERIENCE, A FREE-TO-THE-PUBLIC EVENT

04/02/2013
Encino, CA (April 2, 2013) – The Academy of Country Music announced today the country music artists and television stars who will be interacting with fans during the open-to-the-public ACM EXPERIENCE,a family-friendly country music lifestyle event held April 5-7, 2013 at The Orleans Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. The Ram Ride & Drive, Diet Dr Pepper Red Carpet Experience, Roper, ACM & ACM Lifting Lives®, CMT, GAC and Kraft Country Kitchen Booths will all offer opportunities for the public to meet their fav
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JEWEL PARTNERS WITH ACM LIFTING LIVES® TO RAISE AWARENESS OF CHILD HUNGER IN THE U.S. DURING SPECIAL MOMENT ON THE 48th ANNUAL ACM AWARDS

04/01/2013
ENCINO, CA (April 1, 2013) – The Academy of Country Music announced today that Jewel will partner with ACM Lifting Lives® to perform a live mash-up of her chart-topping hit “Hands” combined with “Fill a Heart,” an original song written by singer-songwriter Tori Kelly. This special musical moment, presented by ConAgra Foods’ Child Hunger Ends Here campaign, will be performed at the 48th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, to be broadcast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Sunday, April 7
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#ACMs ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC & DICK CLARK PRODUCTIONS ANNOUNCE FAN ENGAGEMENT LEADING UP TO THE 48th ANNUAL ACM AWARDS

03/29/2013
Encino, CA (March 29, 2013) – The Academy of Country Music and dick clark productions are revealing fan engagement initiatives for the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards. Fans will have multiple ways to interact and participate in the events leading up to and throughout the broadcast of the ACM Awards on Sunday, April 7 (8:00 – 11:00 PM, live ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network. Music fans are encouraged to check out the following interactive elements to participate in the ACM Awards:
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JEWEL, KATIE ARMIGER, EASTON CORBIN, JERROD NIEMANN, DANIELLE PECK, TATE STEVENS, CHARLIE WORSHAM, BLACKBERRY SMOKE, LOVE AND THEFT & MORE TO PERFORM AT THE ACM EXPERIENCE

03/29/2013
Encino, CA (March 29, 2013) – The Academy of Country Music announced today the line-up of free music performances and special events held during the open-to-the-public ACM EXPERIENCE,a family-friendly country music lifestyle event held April 5-7, 2013 at The Orleans Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. Artists including Jewel, Katie Armiger, Easton Corbin, Jerrod Niemann, Danielle Peck, Tate Stevens, Charlie Worsham, Blackberry Smoke, Love and Theft and more will be featured.
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THE BAND PERRY AND DIERKS BENTLEY HEADLINE ACM PARTY FOR A CAUSE FESTIVAL, HOSTED BY OUTNUMBER HUNGER ON APRIL 5TH & KIX BROOKS ON APRIL 6TH

03/28/2013
WHAT: ACM Party for a Cause Festival is a 2-day outdoor music festival taking place in the East Parking Lot of the Orleans Arena, featuring performances by country’s top hit makers and some of this year’s ACM Award nominees, all in the name of raising awareness and funds for a variety of charities. Donations on behalf of Big Machine Label Group, General Mills and ACM Lifting Lives® will be made to the charities represented during this celebratory weekend for fans. Friday’s line-up will be sponsored by Outn
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