04/04/2019

PEOPLE, ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC®, & DICK CLARK PRODUCTIONS PARTNER FOR OFFICIAL DIGITAL RED CARPET PRE-SHOW PRECEDING THE 54TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™

ENCINO, CA (April 4, 2019) – PEOPLE, in partnership with the Academy of Country Music® and dick clark productions, announced today the official live streaming digital red carpet pre-show in celebration of the 54th ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™, Country Music’s Party of the Year®. The digital pre-show, hosted by PEOPLE Now’s Jeremy Parsons and Andrea Boehlke, PEOPLE executive editor Cynthia Sanz, and ACM Award® nominee Michael Ray, will begin at 6:30pm ET/3:30pm PT LIVE from the red carpet at t
04/04/2019

PEOPLE, ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC®, & DICK CLARK PRODUCTIONS PARTNER FOR OFFICIAL DIGITAL RED CARPET PRE-SHOW PRECEDING THE 54TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™

ENCINO, CA (April 4, 2019) – PEOPLE, in partnership with the Academy of Country Music® and dick clark productions, announced today the official live streaming digital red carpet pre-show in celebration of the 54th ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™, Country Music’s Party of the Year®. The digital pre-show, hosted by PEOPLE Now’s Jeremy Parsons and Andrea Boehlke, PEOPLE executive editor Cynthia Sanz, and ACM Award® nominee Michael Ray, will begin at 6:30pm ET/3:30pm PT LIVE from the red carpet at t
04/02/2019

LUKE BRYAN, OLD DOMINION, BLAKE SHELTON AND KEITH URBAN TO PERFORM AT THE "54TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™"

ENCINO, CA (April 2, 2019) – The Academy of Country Music® announced today that Luke Bryan, Old Dominion, Blake Shelton and Keith Urban have been added to the exciting lineup of live performances for the 54TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™ and will be joined by a star-studded list of presenters including Lauren Alaina, Beth Behrs, Clint Black, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Jessie James Decker, Hunter Hayes, Jay Hernandez, Lady Antebellum, Midland, Nancy O’Dell, Danica Patrick, Carly Pearce, Dennis Quaid,
04/01/2019

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® ADDS CODY ALAN, CLINT BLACK, HALEY & MICHAELS, HIGH VALLEY, HOME FREE, LUKE LAIRD, LITTLE BIG TOWN, THOMAS RHETT AND MARLEY SHERWOOD TO 7TH ANNUAL ACM PARTY FOR A CAUSE® LINEUP

The 7th Annual ACM Party for a Cause®, taking place on Friday, April 5 – Sunday, April 7, 2019 in Las Vegas, will consist of fan events and private parties leading up to and immediately following the 54th Academy of Country Music Awards™, Country Music’s Party of the Year®. The Academy-hosted marquee events slated for this year’s Party for a Cause include ACM Stories, Songs & Stars, ACM Lifting Lives Topgolf Tee-Off, ACM Decades and the ACM Awards Official After Party presented by Security Benefit
03/27/2019

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® ANNOUNCES NEW HIRES & STAFF PROMOTIONS

Encino, CA (March 27, 2019) – The Academy of Country Music® is announcing new hires in two departments and promotions within several departments. Tom Torii has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Finance & Operations; Jen Heaton has been promoted to Director, Strategic Partnerships; Lanni Gagnon has been promoted to Manager, Events; Carrie Tekautz has been promoted to Manager, Awards & Membership; Taylor Wolf has joined the staff as Coordinator, ACM Lifting Lives and Strategic Partnerships; and Da
03/25/2019

LUKE COMBS, LANCO AND ASHLEY McBRYDE ANNOUNCED AS NEW ARTIST WINNERS FOR THE "54TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™"

ENCINO, CA (March 25, 2019) – The Academy of Country Music® revealed the winners of the new artist categories for the 54TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™, Country Music’s Party of the Year®. Luke Combs, LANCO and Ashley McBryde have been named New Male Artist of the Year, New Group of the Year and New Female Artist of the Year, respectively. The winners each received a surprise phone call from 14-time ACM Award® winner, two-time ACM Entertainer of the Year and current ACM Award nominee Carrie Und
03/22/2019

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® PRESENTS THE 7TH ANNUAL ACM PARTY FOR A CAUSE® INGRID ANDRESS, DEANA CARTER, ADAM CRAIG, JESSIE JAMES DECKER, LINDSAY ELL, CAROLYN DAWN JOHNSON, LOCASH, MIDLAND, OLD DOMINION, HILLARY SCOTT, COLE SWINDELL, TENILLE TOWNES AND STORME WARREN ADDED TO LINEUP

The 7th Annual ACM Party for a Cause®, taking place on Friday, April 5 – Sunday, April 7, 2019 in Las Vegas, will consist of fan events and private parties leading up to and immediately following the 54th Academy of Country Music Awards™, Country Music’s Party of the Year®. The Academy-hosted marquee events slated for this year’s Party for a Cause include ACM Stories, Songs & Stars, ACM Lifting Lives Topgolf Tee-Off, ACM Decades and the ACM Awards Official After Party presented by Security Benefit
03/19/2019

DIERKS BENTLEY, BROOKS & DUNN, BRANDI CARLILE, ERIC CHURCH, KELLY CLARKSON, LUKE COMBS, DAN + SHAY, FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE AND ASHLEY MCBRYDE ADDED AS PERFORMERS FOR THE "54TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™"

ENCINO, CA (March 19, 2019) – The Academy of Country Music® announced today that Dierks Bentley, Brooks & Dunn, Brandi Carlile, Eric Church, Kelly Clarkson, Luke Combs, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line and Ashley McBryde have been added to the powerful lineup of performers for the 54th ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™, 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 / d

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