ACM Announces New Artist of the Year Final Nominees

The Academy of Country Music and Kohl’s Department Stores announced today that Brantley Gilbert, Jana Kramer and Florida Georgia Line have been named nominees for this year’s ACM New Artist of the Year Presented By Kohl’s Department Stores, which will be given out during the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards broadcast LIVE from […] Continue Reading →

Help the ACM Awards Announce Entertainer of the Year Nominees!

The ACM Awards needs YOUR help in announcing the Entertainer of the Year nominees! It’s simple – just submit a video of yourself saying the name of the artist you believe should be up for Entertainer of the Year to YouTube in response to the video below. Make sure to say the disclaimer before you […] Continue Reading →

ACM Awards Nominees to Be Announced February 13

The second annual ACM digital press conference, hosted by the Academy of Country Music, CBS Television and dick clark productions via ACM social media channels, will announce the nominees for the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, Country Music’s Party of the Year®, on Wednesday, February 13 at 9:30a|8:30c. The Band Perry, 2 Broke Girls star Beth Behrs, Little Big Town, […] Continue Reading →

Carrie Underwood Partners with

Carrie Underwood has teamed up with to offer fans some of the best seats in the house on her Blown Away Tour. Proceeds from the tickets will benefit ACM Lifting Lives and the C.A.T.S. Foundation. Fans pay the same or better price for tickets but their purchase though support causes important to artists […] Continue Reading →

Tim McGraw TV Special to Feature Summer’s Top Touring Acts

The Academy of Country Music and dick clark productions will tape an all-star concert special, ACM Presents: Tim McGraw’s Superstar Summer Night, on Monday, April 8 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The concert will be broadcast at a later date on CBS. Tim will handpick the hottest acts of the summer […] Continue Reading →

Dierks Bentley & The Band Perry to Headline 2013 ACM Experience

The Academy of Country Music is announcing the addition of a 2-night outdoor music festival as part of the THE ACM EXPERIENCE, the country music lifestyle event created for fans during The Week Vegas Goes Country®.  The ACM Experience is a fan-focused three-day event including the ACM EXPO, outdoor music festival and much more, to […] Continue Reading →

Miranda Lambert’s MuttNation Foundation Is January’s ACM “My Cause”

ACM Lifting Lives has announced Miranda Lambert’s MuttNation Foundation as its January ‘My Cause’ web feature. The monthly series brings awareness to artist-supported charitable organizations. It also supports fundraising efforts for those organizations. To watch the web feature, visit This month’s My Cause: Muttnation Foundation focuses on Miranda’s organization, whose purpose is to build animal […] Continue Reading →

Blake Shelton & Luke Bryan to Co-Host ACM Awards

Superstars Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan will co-host Country Music’s Party of the Year®, the 48th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, honoring country music’s best and introducing the industry’s hottest emerging talent, broadcast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Sunday, April 7th, 2013 at 8 p.m. live ET/delayed PT on […] Continue Reading →

Who Will Be Blake Shelton’s ACM Awards Co-Host?

Blake Shelton photo courtesy of the Academy of Country Music. Who’s joining Blake Shelton as co-host for the @ACMawards? Reach 25,000 tweets at to reveal the co-host and date for the show! Watch the video of Blake discussing his search for a co-host below: ShareThis Continue Reading →

Gary Allan & Joe’s Bar Donate Money to ACM Lifting Lives

Singer-songwriter Gary Allan headlined Joe’s Bar on Saturday, December 15 with a portion of the proceeds benefiting ACM Lifting Lives, the charitable arm of the Academy of Country Music.  The show raised more than $11,000 for ACM Lifting Lives, which will go to help fund organizations that are improving lives through the power of music. […] Continue Reading →