ACM Honors

ACM HONORS is a live event held after the ACM Award Show, dedicated to celebrating special award honorees, off-camera category winners, and ACM Industry and Studio Recording Awards

 

The 15th ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC HONORS™ returned to Nashville's historic Ryman Auditorium for the twelfth year on Wednesday, August 24 to celebrate recipients of the Academy of Country Music’s Special Awards, Songwriter of the Year Award, Studio Recording Awards, and Industry Awards from the 57th ACM Awards cycle. Frequently described as the “Country Music Industry’s favorite night, reigning ACM Female Artist of the Year and four-time ACM Award-winner Carly Pearce returned as host for the second year. City National Bank was the presenting partner of the evening.

Watch the 15th Annual ACM Honors Tuesday, Sept. 13 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

Performers and presenters include Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, The Warren Brothers, Brooks & Dunn, Dan + Shay, Jordan Davis, ERNEST, Jesse Frasure, Vince Gill, Ashley Gorley, Mickey Guyton, HARDY, Wynonna Judd, Avril Lavigne, Little Big Town, Morgan Wallen, Lainey Wilson and more.

Honorees celebrated at ACM Honors included ACM Triple Crown Award recipient Miranda Lambert, ACM Icon Award recipient Connie Bradley, ACM Lifting Lives Award recipients Paul Barnabee and Dwight Wiles, ACM Milestone Award recipient Morgan Wallen, ACM Service Award recipient Duane Clark, ACM Spirit Award recipient Chris Stapleton, ACM Poet’s Award recipients Sonny Throckmorton and Shania Twain, ACM Film Award recipient Yellowstone, and ACM Songwriter of the Year HARDY. Studio Recording Award and Industry Award winners also were feted. Examples of categories from Studio Recording and Industry Awards include Audio Engineer of the Year, Bass Player of the Year, Casino of the Year, Drummer of the Year, Electric Guitar Player of the Year, Fair/Rodeo of the Year, Piano/Keyboards Player of the Year, Producer of the Year, Specialty Instrument(s) Player of the Year, and Theater of the Year. For more information on ACM Industry Awards, visit here, and for ACM Studio Recording Awards, visit here.  



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REIGNING ACM FEMALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR CARLY PEARCE RETURNS TO HOST THE 15TH ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC HONORS™ WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 24 AT NASHVILLE’S HISTORIC RYMAN AUDITORIUM

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® ANNOUNCES SPECIAL AWARD HONOREES INCLUDING MIRANDA LAMBERT, CHRIS STAPLETON, SHANIA TWAIN, MORGAN WALLEN, and YELLOWSTONE

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® ANNOUNCES 57TH ACM INDUSTRY AWARD AND STUDIO RECORDING AWARD WINNERS AT THE GRAND OLE OPRY HOUSE, AS OPRY HELPS ANNOUNCE WINNERS

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® TO CELEBRATE 15TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC HONORS™ ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 24, 2022 AT NASHVILLE’S HISTORIC RYMAN AUDITORIUM

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® CELEBRATES ARTISTS, MUSICIANS, INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES & MORE AT 14TH ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC HONORS™ HOSTED BY CARLY PEARCE AT NASHVILLE’S HISTORIC RYMAN AUDITORIUM SHOW TO AIR LIVE ON CIRCLE TV ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 2

TRACE ADKINS, RONNIE DUNN, ALAN JACKSON AND BRITTNEY SPENCER COMPLETE FULL LINEUP OF PERFORMERS AND PRESENTERS FOR 14TH ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC HONORS™ TAKING PLACE ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 25, 2021 AT NASHVILLE’S HISTORIC RYMAN AUDITORIUM

JESSIE JO DILLON, NICOLLE GALYON, JAMEY JOHNSON, TOBY KEITH, CARLY PEARCE, JORDAN REYNOLDS, KEITH URBAN, LAURA VELTZ & SAM WILLIAMS TO PERFORM AT 14TH ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC HONORS™ WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 25, 2021 AT NASHVILLE’S HISTORIC RYMAN AUDIT

TWO-TIME ACM AWARD WINNER CARLY PEARCE TO HOST 14TH ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC HONORS™ WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 25, 2021 AT NASHVILLE’S HISTORIC RYMAN AUDITORIUM + SPECIAL PERFORMANCES BY LAUREN ALAINA, DEVIN DAWSON, SARA EVANS, HARDY, CHRIS JANSON, LADY

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® ANNOUNCES SPECIAL AWARD HONOREES KEN BURNS’S COUNTRY MUSIC, RAC CLARK, LUKE COMBS, ROSS COPPERMAN, DAN + SHAY, JOE GALANTE, TOBY KEITH, LADY A, LORETTA LYNN, GRETCHEN PETERS, CURLY PUTMAN & RASCAL FLATTS

ACM NEW ARTISTS OF THE YEAR RILEY GREEN AND TENILLE TOWNES ANNOUNCE INDUSTRY AWARD & STUDIO RECORDING AWARD WINNERS FOR THE 55TH ACM AWARDS®

Tune-in Alert ACM New Artists of the Year Riley Green and Tenille Townes to Reveal ACM® Industry Award & Studio Recording Award Winners for the 55th Academy of Country Music Awards™ on ACM Facebook Tuesday, Dec. 8 at 10:00 Am Ct

FINAL PERFORMER AND PRESENTER LINEUP FOR 13TH ANNUAL ACM HONORS™

HONOREE AND ALL-TIME MOST AWARDED ARTIST IN ACADEMY HISTORY MIRANDA LAMBERT TO PERFORM; ADDITIONALLY, LAUREN ALAINA, BOBBY BONES, CAYLEE HAMMACK, SHANE MCANALLY, MIDLAND, BILLY JOE SHAVER AND CHRIS YOUNG TO APPEAR AT 13TH ANNUAL ACM HONORS™ PRES

ACM ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR KEITH URBAN, CHRIS JANSON, MADDIE & TAE, BARBARA MANDRELL, ASHLEY McBRYDE, TENILLE TOWNES AND TRISHA YEARWOOD TO APPEAR AT 13TH ANNUAL ACM HONORS™ PRESENTED BY CITY NATIONAL BANK WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21 AT NASHVILLE'S HI

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® FIRST-EVER "SIT WITH THE STARS" VIP ACCESS FOR 13th ANNUAL ACM HONORS ™ ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21, 2019 AT NASHVILLE'S HISTORIC RYMAN AUDITORIUM

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® ANNOUNCES SPECIAL AWARD HONOREES BROOKS & DUNN, RODNEY CROWELL, KYE FLEMING, GAYLE HOLCOMB, MIRANDA LAMBERT, SHANE McANALLY, MARTINA McBRIDE, KACEY MUSGRAVES, BILLY JOE SHAVER AND A STAR IS BORN

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® ANNOUNCES INDUSTRY AWARD AND STUDIO RECORDING AWARD WINNERS