08/26/2020

KELSEA BALLERINI, GABBY BARRETT, MAREN MORRIS, OLD DOMINION AND THOMAS RHETT FEATURING JON PARDI TO PERFORM FROM RYMAN AUDITORIUM, AND JIMMIE ALLEN, LUKE COMBS, MIRANDA LAMBERT AND TIM MCGRAW TO PERFORM FROM THE BLUEBIRD CAFE, ON THE 55TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™ AWARDS SHOW TO BE BROADCAST FROM THREE ICONIC COUNTRY MUSIC VENUES IN NASHVILLE FOR A NIGHT OF HEART AND HITS, WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 16 ON CBS

LOS ANGELES, CA (August 26, 2020) – CBS, Academy of Country Music® and dick clark productions today announced Jimmie Allen, Kelsea Ballerini, Gabby Barrett, Luke Combs, Miranda Lambert, Tim McGraw, Maren Morris, Old Dominion and Thomas Rhett featuring Jon Pardi as performers for the 55TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™, a night of heart and hits live from Nashville. Hosted by reigning ACM Entertainer of the Year and 15-time ACM Award winner Keith Urban, the 55th ACM Awards® will be broadcast on Wedne
08/24/2020

THE ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® TO FEATURE HAILEY WHITTERS WITH SPECIAL GUEST NICOLLE GALYON IN "ACM WINE DOWN WEDNESDAY" THIS WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 26 AT 6 PM CT UPCOMING EPISODE OF "THE ACM WEEKLY" HIGHLIGHTS NEW PERFORMANCES BY INGRID ANDRESS, LEE BRICE, LINDSAY ELL, THE BUCKLEYS & THE CADILLAC THREE ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 26 AT 8 PM CT

LOS ANGELES, CA (August 24, 2020) – The Academy of Country Music® announced today the lineup for the upcoming episode of “ACM Wine Down Wednesday” Series and “The ACM Weekly.” As previously announced, the latest episode of “ACM Wine Down Wednesday” Series, presented by 1000 Stories® Wine, will feature wine provided by 1000 Stories® Wine, a performance, conversation and stories with rising recording artist, Hailey Whitters and special guest Nicolle Galyon. The “ACM Wine Down Wednesday” S
08/20/2020

RILEY GREEN AND TENILLE TOWNES ANNOUNCED AS ACM® NEW ARTIST WINNERS & PERFORMERS FOR THE 55TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™, A NIGHT OF HEART AND HITS LIVE FROM NASHVILLE, TO BE BROADCAST WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 16 ON CBS

LOS ANGELES, CA (August 20, 2020) – The Academy of Country Music® revealed Riley Green as the New Male Artist of the Year and Tenille Townes as the New Female Artist of the Year for the 55TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™, a night of heart and hits live from Nashville, to be broadcast on Wednesday, September 16 (live 8:00-11:00 PM ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network, and will be available to stream on demand on CBS All Access. Both will perform on the telecast.
08/17/2020

BY POPULAR DEMAND! THE ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® TO EXTEND POPULAR "ACM WINE DOWN WEDNESDAY" WEEKLY SERIES BEGINNING WEDNESDAY, AUG 19 AT 6:00PM CT UPCOMING EPISODES TO FEATURE LINDSAY ELL, CAYLEE HAMMACK, CASSADEE POPE AND HAILEY WHITTERS WITH SPECIAL GUEST NICOLLE GALYON PRESENTED BY 1000 STORIES BOURBON BARREL-AGED WINE, THE ACADEMY'S OFFICIAL WINE PARTNER

LOS ANGELES, CA (August 17, 2020) – The Academy of Country Music® announced today a 4-week extension of the ACM Wine Down Wednesday Series presented by 1000 Stories® Bourbon Barrel-Aged Wine, the Academy’s official wine partner since 2019. Due to popular demand, the “happy hour” virtual event series will resume Wednesday, August 19th through Wednesday, September 9th, bringing fans weekly entertainment filled with intimate Country Music experiences. Each episode will feature wine provided by 1000 S
08/17/2020

THE ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® TO FEATURE CB30, DEVIN DAWSON, RAELYNN AND NOAH SCHNACKY ON LATEST EPISODE OF "THE ACM WEEKLY" WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 19 AT 8 PM CT ON ACM FACEBOOK

LOS ANGELES, CA (August 17, 2020) – The Academy of Country Music® announced today the lineup for the upcoming episode of “The ACM Weekly,” which will feature CB30, Devin Dawson, RaeLynn and Noah Schnacky. The episode will highlight new music and performances from each artist and will go live on the Academy of Country Music’s® Facebook page on Wednesday, August 19 at 8 PM CT. Following the Facebook broadcast, the latest episode will be featured and available to watch for 30 days at TheHub.ACMcountr
08/12/2020

ACM LIFTING LIVES® ANNOUNCES $750,000 ENDOWMENT IN PARTNERSHIP WITH VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER TO LAUNCH THE ACM LIFTING LIVES® AUTISM LAB AT VANDERBILT KENNEDY CENTER

LOS ANGELES, CA (August 12, 2020) – ACM Lifting Lives®, the charitable arm of the Academy of Country Music®, announced today a $750,000 fund to Vanderbilt University Medical Center for programs and research demonstrating the healing power of music to improve the lives of children with autism spectrum disorder. This gift creates the ACM Lifting Lives® Autism Lab at Vanderbilt Kennedy Center and will establish autism as one of ACM Lifting Lives’ signature initiatives while enabling Vanderbilt to expan
08/12/2020

"ON THE ROAD AGAIN (ACM LIFTING LIVES® EDITION)" FEATURING LEGEND WILLIE NELSON AND THE 55TH ACM AWARDS® NEW ARTIST NOMINEES OUT NOW ICONIC ODE TO A MUSICIAN'S LIFE FEATURES NELSON WITH NEW ARTIST NOMINEES INGRID ANDRESS, GABBY BARRETT, JORDAN DAVIS, RUSSELL DICKERSON, LINDSAY ELL, RILEY GREEN, CAYLEE HAMMACK, CODY JOHNSON, TENILLE TOWNES AND MORGAN WALLEN

LOS ANGELES, CA (August 13, 2020) – The Academy of Country Music® has released “On The Road Again (ACM Lifting Lives® Edition),” Willie Nelson’s timeless hit, featuring the 55th ACM Awards® New Female and New Male Artist nominees Ingrid Andress, Gabby Barrett, Jordan Davis, Russell Dickerson, Lindsay Ell, Riley Green, Caylee Hammack, Cody Johnson, Tenille Townes and Morgan Wallen, joined by Nelson. Produced by Ross Copperman and Jimmy Robbins, the single is available via Warner Music Nashville ac
08/11/2020

BROTHERS OSBORNE GIVE FANS EXCLUSIVE FREE LIVE STREAM CONCERT PRESENTED BY LIGHTING LINK™ BENEFITING ACM LIFTING LIVES COVID-19 RESPONSE FUND

WHAT: “Brothers Osborne: Let’s Play Live,” presented by Lighting Link™, brings together the thrill of live entertainment in the comfort & safety of people’s homes across America, as Award-winning duo Brothers Osborne will perform an exclusive, FREE live stream concert on YouTube complete with their GRAMMY-nominated tracks and Platinum-selling hits. During the concert, fans will be encouraged to donate to ACM Lifting Lives® COVID-19 Response Fund to be disbursed to individuals in
08/10/2020

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® TO RELEASE ON THE ROAD AGAIN (ACM LIFTING LIVES® EDITION) THIS THURSDAY, AUGUST 13 SINGLE FEATURES LEGEND WILLIE NELSON AND THE 55TH ACM AWARDS® NEW ARTIST NOMINEES INGRID ANDRESS, GABBY BARRETT, JORDAN DAVIS, RUSSELL DICKERSON, LINDSAY ELL, RILEY GREEN, CAYLEE HAMMACK, CODY JOHNSON, TENILLE TOWNES AND MORGAN WALLEN ON THE ICONIC ODE TO A MUSICIAN'S LIFE IN PARTNERSHIP WITH WARNER MUSIC NASHVILLE, PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT ACM LIFTING LIVES COVID-19 RESPONSE FUND

LOS ANGELES, CA (August 10, 2020) – The Academy of Country Music® announced today the forthcoming special release of “On The Road Again (ACM Lifting Lives® Edition),” Willie Nelson’s timeless hit, featuring the 55th ACM Awards® New Female and New Male Artist nominees Ingrid Andress, Gabby Barrett, Jordan Davis, Russell Dickerson, Lindsay Ell, Riley Green, Caylee Hammack, Cody Johnson, Tenille Townes and Morgan Wallen, joined by Nelson. Produced by Ross Copperman and Jimmy Robbins, the single will
08/10/2020

THE ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® TO HIGHLIGHT NEW PERFORMANCES BY DANIELLE BRADBERY, JERROD NIEMANN, PAYTON SMITH AND WALKER COUNTY ON THIRD EPISODE OF "THE ACM WEEKLY" WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12 AT 8PM CT ON ACM FACEBOOK

LOS ANGELES, CA (August 10, 2020) – The Academy of Country Music® announced today the lineup for the upcoming episode of “The ACM Weekly,” which will feature Danielle Bradbery, Jerrod Niemann, Payton Smith and Walker County. The third episode of “The ACM Weekly” will highlight new music and performances from each artist and will go live on the Academy of Country Music’s® Facebook page on Wednesday, August 12 at 8 PM CT. Following the Facebook broadcast, the latest episode will be featured and