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ACM AWARDS 50TH ANNIVERSARY PANEL TO TAKE PLACE AT THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2014

09/02/2014
What: ACM Awards 50th Anniversary Panel will give fans a look back at the rich fifty year history of the ACM Awards through video clips and photos. Panelists will share personal memories, highlights and backstage stories from their own experiences on the show called Country Music’s Party of the Year.
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ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® ANNOUNCES NEW OFFICERS FOR 2014-2015

08/28/2014
ENCINO, CA (August 28, 2014) – The Academy of Country Music is announcing its newly elected officers for the 2014-2015 term.
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ACM ANNOUNCES 2014 CONTRIBUTION TO ACM LIFTING LIVES ON BEHALF OF ARTISTS WHO PARTICIPATED IN “ACM PRESENTS: AN ALL-STAR SALUTE TO THE TROOPS” SPECIAL

08/27/2014
Encino, CA (August 27, 2014) – The Academy of Country Music recently announced a $650,000 contribution to ACM Lifting Lives, made on behalf of the artists who participated in the taping of “ACM Presents: An All-Star Salute to the Troops” in Las Vegas in April. Ticket proceeds from the taping went to ACM Lifting Lives®.
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PERFORMERS AND PRESENTERS ANNOUNCED FOR 8th ANNUAL ACM HONORS TO BE HELD ON SEPTEMBER 9, 2014 AT HISTORIC RYMAN AUDITORIUM IN NASHVILLE

08/21/2014
WHAT: The 8th Annual ACM HONORS, as previously announced, is an evening of musical tribute performances and award presentations celebrating the non-televised special honorees and winners from the 49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, held earlier this year. Tickets priced at $40.00 are available at Ticketmaster.com and the Ryman box office.
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ACM CELEBRATES UPCOMING 50th ANNIVERSARY WITH THIS IS COUNTRY: A BACKSTAGE PASS TO THE ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS

08/18/2014
ENCINO, CA (August 18, 2014) – The Academy of Country Music is announcing that the first-ever ACM commemorative book, This Is Country: A Backstage Pass to the Academy of Country Music Awards will be available to music fans everywhere on Tuesday, September 23, 2014, at booksellers nationwide, and is available NOW for pre-order at Amazon. Written by the Academy’s own Lisa Lee, with a foreword by Reba, the gorgeous 224 page book invites fans to peek behind the scenes of the ACM Awards. All of the Academy’s p
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JAKE OWEN TO HOST 8th ANNUAL ACM HONORS TO BE HELD SEPTEMBER 9, 2014 AT THE RYMAN AUDITORIUM IN NASHVILLE

07/31/2014
OPEN-TO-THE PUBLIC MUSIC EVENT TO RECOGNIZE SPECIAL HONOREES FROM THE 49TH ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS
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ACM LIFTING LIVES ANNOUNCES 2014 GRANT CYCLE

07/29/2014
ENCINO, CA (July 29, 2014) – ACM Lifting Lives™ today announced a call for submissions for the 2014 Grant Cycle. ACM Lifting Lives, the Academy of Country Music’s philanthropic arm, is dedicated to improving lives through the power of music. Through grant cycles, ACM Lifting Lives is able to provide funding to programs that promote education and healing with a musical connection.
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ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® WELCOMES NATALIE STOVALL AND THE DRIVE FOR A VISIT

07/28/2014
Encino, CA (July 28, 2014) – The Academy of Country Music welcomed HitShop recording artists Natalie Stovall and The Drive to the office while they were in Los Angeles recently. While at the Academy, they performed their hit, “Baby Come On With It” and debuted their new single “Mason Jar.”
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8th ANNUAL ACM HONORS TO BE HELD SEPTEMBER 9, 2014 AT HISTORIC RYMAN AUDITORIUM IN NASHVILLE

07/28/2014
WHAT: The 8th Annual ACM HONORS, as previously announced, is an evening of musical tribute performances and award presentations celebrating the non-televised special honorees and winners from the 49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, held earlier this year. For the fourth year in a row, limited tickets for purchase will be available for fans to experience a memorable night in country music. Tickets priced at $40.00 will go on sale to the general public at Ticketmaster.com and the Ryman box office at
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CBSSPORTS.COM LAUNCHES CELEBRITY FANTASY FOOTBALL SWEEPSTAKES BENEFITTING ACM LIFTING LIVES®

07/23/2014
Encino, CA (July 23, 2014) – CBSSports.com and ACM Lifting Lives® are partnering to create a celebrity fantasy football sweepstakes benefitting ACM Lifting Lives, the charitable arm of the Academy of Country Music. By making a donation to the charity, country music fans nationwide can enter to win the opportunity to play in a CBSSports.com Fantasy Football Commissioner league with a country music star, including Sara Evans, Jana Kramer, Darius Rucker, Little Big Town’s Jimi Westbrook, Chris Young, Florida
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