09/02/2015

Kendra Scott Donates $10,000 to ACM® Lifting Lives® in partnership with Country Artist Cam

NASHVILLE, TN (September 2, 2015) –– Renowned designer, CEO and philanthropist Kendra Scott made a $10,000 donation to ACM® Lifting Lives® on the ACM Honors™ red carpet last night in Nashville, TN, presenting the check with country artist Cam to Lori Badgett, President of ACM Lifting Lives. Scott recently opened her 28th retail location in the Hill Center in Nashville, and is celebrating her Nashville store with an exclusive, invite only event while she’s in town.
09/01/2015

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® CELEBRATES WITH ARTISTS, INDUSTRY AND COUNTRY FANS AT 9th ANNUAL ACM HONORS™

NASHVILLE, TN (September 1, 2015) – Country music fans, superstar Music City talent and industry elite turned out in force tonight for the Academy of Country Music’s 9th Annual ACM Honors, an evening dedicated to recognizing the special honorees and off-camera category winners from the 50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards. The sold-out special event, hosted for the second consecutive time by Jake Owen, was held in Nashville at the historic Ryman Auditorium and was sponsored by City National Bank, Ke
08/25/2015

CHRIS ISAAK, KACEY MUSGRAVES, JOSH TURNER AND HOLLY WILLIAMS ADDED AS PERFORMERS FOR 9th ANNUAL ACM HONORS TO BE HELD ON SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 AT HISTORIC RYMAN AUDITORIUM IN NASHVILLE

WHAT: The 9th 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 50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, held earlier this year. Tickets priced at $42.00 are available at Ticketmaster.com, Ticketmaster outlets, Ryman Auditorium box office and by phone 800-745-3000.
08/19/2015

ACM LIFTING LIVES ANNOUNCES 2015 GRANT CYCLE

ENCINO, CA (August 19, 2015) – ACM Lifting Lives™ announced today a call for submissions for the 2015 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.
07/29/2015

Hunter Hayes and ACM® Lifting Lives® Support the 2015 Special Olympics World Games by Performing at Family’s Picnic in the Park

LOS ANGELES, Calif., (July 29, 2015) – Award-winning singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Hunter Hayes performed last evening at the Family’s Picnic in the Park at Grand Park LA for a private reception in support of the world’s largest sports and humanitarian event this year – the 2015 Special Olympics World Games (LA2015). The talented musician is the youngest male act ever to top the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart and has made waves in the music industry with the innovative streaming and digita
07/28/2015

JAKE OWEN RETURNS AS HOST FOR 9th ANNUAL ACM HONORS™ SEPTEMBER 1

ENCINO, CA (July 28, 2015) – Today the Academy of Country Music® is announcing that country music star Jake Owen will host the 9th Annual ACM HONORS™, an evening dedicated to recognizing the special honorees and off-camera category winners from the 50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards. Performers include Jason Aldean, Roy Clark, Randy Houser, Miranda Lambert, Jake Owen and Restless Heart. Presenters include Kelsea Ballerini, RAC Clark and The Swon Brothers. The event will take place on Tuesday, Septe