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ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® WELCOMES TRIPLE ACM NOMINEES ELI YOUNG BAND FOR A VISIT

02/20/2013
Encino, CA (February 20, 2013) – The Academy of Country Music welcomed ACM Vocal Group of the Year nominees Eli Young Band to the office while they were in Los Angeles last week. While at the Academy they performed their latest number one single, “Even If It Breaks Your Heart.” The hit single is nominated for both Song of the Year and Single Record of the Year at the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards. This marks the second consecutive year that the band has had a song nominated in both categories
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ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® WELCOMES WILL HOGE FOR A VISIT

02/18/2013
Encino, CA (February 18, 2013) – The Academy of Country Music welcomed singer-songwriter and first time ACM nominee Will Hoge to the office while he was in Los Angeles last week. While at the Academy he performed “Even If It Breaks Your Heart,” a song which earned Hoge his first ACM nomination as composer in the Song of the Year category. The most recent chart topping Eli Young Band single will compete in both Song of the Year and Single of the Year categories at the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music A
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NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED FOR THE 48th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® AWARDS COUNTRY MUSIC’S PARTY OF THE YEAR®

02/13/2013
ENCINO, CA (February 13, 2013) – Nominations were announced today for the 48th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS­, a star-studded event honoring country music’s best and introducing the industry’s hottest emerging talent. Produced for television by dick clark productions, the ACM Awards will be broadcast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 7th, 2013 at 8:00 PM live ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network.
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BRANTLEY GILBERT, JANA KRAMER AND FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE CHOSEN BY COUNTRY FANS AT GACTV.COM AS NEWCOMER WINNERS FOR THE 48th ACM AWARDS

02/13/2013
Encino, CA (February 13, 2013) - The Academy of Country Music and Kohl’s Department Stores announced today that Brantley Gilbert, Jana Kramer and Florida Georgia Line have been named nominees for this year’s ACM New Artist of the Year Presented By Kohl’s Department Stores, which will be given out during the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards broadcast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 8:00 PM live ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network.
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“MY CAUSE” WEB FEATURE FOR FEBRUARY SPOTLIGHTS JEWEL AND “PROJECT CLEAN WATER”

02/08/2013
Encino, CA (February 8, 2013) – ACM Lifting Lives® announced today that the February “My Cause” web feature will spotlight Jewel and her charity organization, Project Clean Water. The web feature drives awareness of artist-supported charitable organizations and supports fundraising efforts for those philanthropies.
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RYAN SEACREST, LITTLE BIG TOWN, THE BAND PERRY, BETH BEHRS, SCOTTY McCREERY, NANCY O’DELL & ROB MARCIANO, AND MORE TO ANNOUNCE NOMINEES

02/05/2013
The second annual ACM digital press conference, hosted by the Academy of Country Music, CBS Television and dick clark productions via ACM social media channels, to announce the nominees for the 48th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, Country Music’s Party of the Year® to be broadcast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 8:00 PM live ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network.
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Bob Romeo Announced As 2013 CRS President’s Award Recipient

01/23/2013
(Nashville, TN – Jan 23, 2013) Country Radio Seminar has announced music industry executive and Academy of Country Music CEO Bob Romeo as the recipient of the 2013 CRS President's Award.
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“MY CAUSE” WEB FEATURE FOR JANUARY SPOTLIGHTS MIRANDA LAMBERT AND “MUTTNATION FOUNDATION”

01/10/2013
Encino, CA (January 10, 2013) – ACM Lifting Lives® announced today that the January “My Cause” web feature will spotlight Miranda Lambert and her charity organization, Muttnation Foundation. The web feature drives awareness of artist-supported charitable organizations and supports fundraising efforts for those philanthropies.
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FANS INVITED TO TWEET TO UNLOCK EXCLUSIVE VIDEO MESSAGE FROM 3rd ANNUAL ACM FAN JAM HOST BRAD PAISLEY

01/09/2013
ENCINO, CA (January 8, 2013) – The Academy of Country Music has announced that starting today, fans can tweet to unlock a special message from Brad Paisley, host of the 3rd Annual ACM Fan Jam, delivered immediately after tweeting by visiting the ACM Social Splash page at www.ACMsocialsplash.com.
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2013 ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARD EVENTS ANNOUNCED!

01/08/2013
ENCINO, CA (January 8, 2013) – Superstars Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan will co-host Country Music’s Party of the Year®, the 48th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, honoring country music’s best and introducing the industry’s hottest emerging talent, broadcast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Sunday, April 7th, 2013 at 8:00 PM live ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network. The show is produced by dick clark productions, inc. This year’s show will mark reigning ACM Male Vocalist of t
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