LAS VEGAS - The 49th Academy of Country Music Awards honors the biggest names and emerging talent in the country music industry. The show will be broadcast live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 8 p.m. EST on CBS.
SHELTON & BRYAN ARE BACK: Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan are returning as hosts after teaming up last year. In spirit of their return to Sin City, the duo recently shared their favorite places to hang while there. Think you could hang with these guys? Click here to find out!
HAGGARD TRIBUTE: Miranda Lambert and George Strait will team up to perform a tribute medley of Merle Haggard's hits during the ACMs, and Garth Brooks will present the singer-songwriter with the academy's Crystal Milestone Award.
LADY ANTEBELLUM & STEVIE NICKS: Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks will sing with Lady Antebellum at the ACMs. Previously announced performers include Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, George Strait, Keith Urban, Florida Georgia Line and The Band Perry, but other artists and presenting celebs were still being announced the week before the awards.
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