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
08/03/2020

THE ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® TO FEATURE MACKENZIE PORTER IN ACM WINE DOWN WEDNESDAY THIS WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 5 AT 6PM CT. SECOND EPISODE OF THE ACM WEEKLY HIGHLIGHTS NEW PERFORMANCES BY TREA LANDON, TRACY LAWRENCE, CASSADEE POPE AND PRYOR & LEE ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 5 AT 8PM CT BOTH SERIES TO BE FEATURED ON THE NEW ACM®: THE HUB

LOS ANGELES, CA (August 3, 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 Big Loud Records recording artist, MacKenzie Porter. The “ACM Wine Down Wednesday” Series will be li
07/28/2020

THE ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® TO HIGHLIGHT DUO OF THE YEAR NOMINEES MADDIE & TAE IN FOURTH EPISODE OF ACM WINE DOWN WEDNESDAY WEEKLY SERIES WEDNESDAY, JULY 29 AT 6PM CT PRESENTED BY 1000 STORIES® BOURBON BARREL-AGED WINE, THE ACADEMY'S OFFICIAL WINE PARTNER

LOS ANGELES, CA (July 28, 2020) – As previously announced, the Academy of Country Music®, in partnership with 1000 Stories® Bourbon Barrel-Aged Wine, will feature Duo of the Year nominees, Maddie & Tae, on the fourth episode of the ACM Wine Down Wednesday Series. The episode will feature wine provided by 1000 Stories® Wine, as well as a performance, conversations and stories with Maddie & Tae. The five-week “happy hour” virtual series is the first to be highlighted on the recently launched ACM®: T
07/28/2020

TUNE-IN ALERT: THE ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® TO FEATURE GABBY BARRETT, STEPHANIE QUAYLE AND RUNAWAY JUNE ON FIRST EPISODE OF "THE ACM WEEKLY", ON FACEBOOK WEDNESDAY, JULY 29 AT 8:00 PM CT

WHO: Gabby Barrett, Stephanie Quayle and Runaway June will perform on the first episode of “The ACM Weekly” Wednesday night series, Wednesday, July 29 at 8pm CT via the Academy of Country Music® Facebook, highlighting new music and performances from each artist. Following the broadcast, the episode will also be available to watch on the recently launched ACM®: The Hub for 30 days.
07/22/2020

THE ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® ANNOUNCES LAUNCH OF ACM®: THE HUB NOW LIVE! THE HUB, A SOURCE FOR INTIMATE ARTIST ACCESS, ACOUSTIC PERFORMANCES, UNIQUE ARTIST & FAN ENGAGEMENT OPPORTUNITIES, FEATURING NEW SERIES THE ACM WEEKLY AND ACM WINE DOWN WEDNESDAY, A FAN CALENDAR, ARTIST MARKETPLACE, CURATED PLAYLISTS AND MORE!

LOS ANGELES, CA (July 22, 2020) – The Academy of Country Music® announced today the launch of ACM®: The Hub, now LIVE at TheHub.ACMcountry.com, featuring new series “The ACM Weekly” beginning Wednesday, July 29 and “ACM Wine Down Wednesday” with current episodes now live at The Hub. In addition, The Hub will include intimate artist conversations, at-home acoustic performances, unique artist & fan engagement opportunities, artist Marketplace and weekly ACM curated playlists. The Hub is a destinat
07/20/2020

THE ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® TO FEATURE RISING STAR LAINEY WILSON IN THIRD EPISODE OF ACM WINE DOWN WEDNESDAY WEEKLY SERIES WEDNESDAY, JULY 22 AT 6PM CT

LOS ANGELES, CA (July 20, 2020) – As previously announced, the Academy of Country Music®, in partnership with 1000 Stories® Bourbon Barrel-Aged Wine, will highlight rising Broken Bow Records recording artist, Lainey Wilson, on the third episode of the ACM Wine Down Wednesday Series. The episode will feature wine provided by 1000 Stories® Wine, as well as a performance, conversation, and stories with Lainey Wilson. The episode will be available via Wilson’s official Facebook page, as well as the Acade
07/13/2020

THE ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® TO HIGHLIGHT NEW FEMALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR NOMINEE TENILLE TOWNES IN SECOND EPISODE OF ACM WINE DOWN WEDNESDAY WEEKLY SERIES WEDNESDAY, JULY 15 AT 6PM CT PRESENTED BY 1000 STORIES® BOURBON BARREL-AGED WINE, THE ACADEMY'S OFFICIAL WINE PARTNER

LOS ANGELES, CA (July 13, 2020) – As previously announced, the Academy of Country Music®, in partnership with 1000 Stories® Bourbon Barrel-Aged Wine, will feature ACM New Female Artist of the Year nominee, Tenille Townes, on the second episode of the ACM Wine Down Wednesday Series. The second episode of the five-week series will be live via Townes’ official Facebook page, and can also be streamed via the Academy of Country Music® and 1000 Stories® Wine official Facebook pages on Wednesday, July 15 a
07/09/2020

56TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™ TO BROADCAST LIVE ON SUNDAY, APRIL 18, 2021 ON CBS

LOS ANGELES, CA (July 9, 2020) – CBS, Academy of Country Music® and dick clark productions announced today that the 56TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™ will broadcast LIVE on Sunday, April 18, 2021 (live 8:00-11:00 PM ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network, and will stream live and on demand on CBS All Access. The 56TH ACM Awards®, dedicated to honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent in the Country Music industry, will feature exciting performances, unprecedented collabor
07/06/2020

THE ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® ANNOUNCES FIRST EVER ACM WINE DOWN WEDNESDAY WEEKLY SERIES FEATURING WOMEN IN COUNTRY, INCLUDING MADDIE & TAE, CARLY PEARCE, MACKENZIE PORTER, TENILLE TOWNES AND LAINEY WILSON PRESENTED BY 1000 STORIES® BOURBON BARREL-AGED WINE, THE ACADEMY'S OFFICIAL WINE PARTNER

LOS ANGELES, CA (July 6, 2020) – The Academy of Country Music® announced today, the first ever ACM Wine Down Wednesday Series presented by 1000 Stories® Bourbon Barrel-Aged Wine, the Academy’s official wine partner since 2019. The five-week “happy hour” virtual event series beginning Wednesday, July 8th through Wednesday, August 5th, brings fans weekly entertainment filled with intimate Country Music experiences.
06/23/2020

ACM LIFTING LIVES® BRINGS MUSIC TO LIFE FOR 2020 VIRTUAL ACM LIFTING LIVES® MUSIC CAMP

LOS ANGELES, CA (June 23, 2020) – ACM Lifting Lives®, the philanthropic arm of the Academy of Country Music® hosted the 11th Annual ACM Lifting Lives® Music Camp with Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Wednesday, June 10 through Wednesday, June 17 via videoconference, with campers from all over the world including the U.S., Canada and Australia. Campers participated in a week of virtual activities and workshops joined by producer/songwriter Ross Copperman, Frankie Ba