03/12/2019

BROTHERS OSBORNE, KANE BROWN, MIRANDA LAMBERT, LITTLE BIG TOWN, REBA McENTIRE, MAREN MORRIS, THOMAS RHETT, CHRIS STAPLETON & GEORGE STRAIT TO PERFORM ON THE "54TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™"

 

BROTHERS OSBORNE, KANE BROWN, MIRANDA LAMBERT, LITTLE BIG TOWN,

REBA McENTIRE, MAREN MORRIS, THOMAS RHETT, CHRIS STAPLETON & GEORGE STRAIT TO PERFORM ON THE “54TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™”

 

COUNTRY MUSIC’S PARTY OF THE YEAR® WILL BE BROADCAST LIVE FROM THE

MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA IN LAS VEGAS, SUNDAY, APRIL 7 ON CBS

 

TWEET: Just announced!@brothersosborne @kanebrown @mirandalambert @littlebigtown @reba @MarenMorris @ThomasRhett @ChrisStapleton @GeorgeStrait to perform on the 54th @ACMawards LIVE April 7 on #CBS!

 

ENCINO, CA (March 12, 2019) – The Academy of Country Music® announced today the first group of performers for the 54th ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™. Brothers Osborne, Kane Brown, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Reba McEntire, Maren Morris, Thomas Rhett, Chris Stapleton and George Strait will take the stage for can’t-miss live performances at Country Music’s Party of the Year®. The awards telecast, hosted by Reba McEntire, will air LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 8:00 PM ET / delayed PT on the CBS Television Network.

 

As previously announced, ACM Dick Clark Artist of the Decade Award winner Jason Aldean will perform on the telecast. Additional acts and presenters will be announced in the coming weeks.

 

Tickets for the ceremony are available for purchase now at www.axs.com. For more information on the ACM Awards and all ACM events including ACM Party for a Cause®, visit ACMcountry.com. Ultimate ACM Awards® VIP Experience and the Ultimate ACM Awards VIP Travel Packages are available from CID Entertainment. You can also like Academy of Country Music on Facebook or follow on Twitter and Instagram for more immediate updates.

 

About the Academy of Country Music Awards

The 54th Academy of Country Music Awards™ is dedicated to honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent in the country music industry. The show is produced for television by dick clark productions and will broadcast LIVE from MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 8:00 PM ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network. R.A. Clark, Reba McEntire, Barry Adelman and Mark Bracco are executive producers. Pete Fisher is executive producer for the Academy of Country Music.

 

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Academy of Country Music Contacts:

Brooke Primero                                brooke@acmcountry.com                           818-788-8000

Melissa Moldovan                           melissa@acmcountry.com                           818-788-8000   

 

CBS Press Contacts:

Andrea Ballas                                     andrea.ballas@cbs.com                                818-655-1581

Kate Fisher                                          khfisher@cbs.com                                         212-975-3818 

 

dick clark productions Contacts:

Kelly Striewski                                   kstriewski@dickclark.com                            310-255-4602

Gina Sorial                                           gsorial@dickclark.com                                310-255-0308

 

 

PMKBNC Contacts:

Brian Rubin                                         Brian.Rubin@pmkbnc.com                       310-854-4800

Christina Canseco                            Christina.Canseco@pmkbnc.com              310-854-4800

Pipere Boggio                                    Pipere.Boggio@pmkbnc.com                     310-854-4800

Hallie Sawyer                                     Hallie.Sawyer@pmkbnc.com                      212-582-1111 

MGM Resorts International Public Relations Contacts:

Scott Ghertner                                  sghertner@mgmresorts.com                     702-692-6750

Katharine Sherrer                            ksherrer@mgmresorts.com                        702-692-6724?€‹