ACMs return to Las Vegas with a objective beyond the party

Henrietta Brewer
April 16, 2018

This year, he has been pitted against the likes of fellow country stars Luke Bryan, Garth Brooks and Chris Stapleton.

Underwood will debut her new single on the 53rd Academy of Country Music Awards Sunday. Underwood revealed that her wrist is at about 90 percent and she feels "pretty darn good" in the letter. According to The Boot, the 2018 ACM Awards will open with a tribute to the victims of the festival, and Aldean was one of the major artists consulted for the performance.

The 35-year-old country star posted a smiling selfie on Instagram Saturday evening (April 14) that shows no visible damage or scarring to her face.

As usual, the Female Vocalist of the Year contest is crowded with Sooner State favorites.

Carrie Underwood is ready for her comeback! Tim McGraw and Faith Hill have their first nomination together as Vocal Duo of the year. The track's producer, Scott Hendricks, also is an Oklahoma native.

She says anything can happen, but she's a little more confident with who deserves Male Vocalist of the Year.

Keith has been nominated for the Entertainer Of The Year award- making it his eighth time to receive a nod in the category.

A 13-time ACM Award victor, Underwood will perform the world television premiere of her new single "Cry Pretty" on Sunday's show.

Fans were elated at the news that McEntire would return to the ACM Awards stage. According to, published on February 28, it is reported that Dierks Bentley will be performing the song "Woman Amen" and using "fan-submitted photos of female heroes as a backdrop".

Florida Georgia Line and Bebe Rexha are performing their song "Meat to Be" at the awards, while Blake Shelton was photographed rehearsing "Should've Been a Cowboy" with Toby Keith. during rehearsals, Alan Jackson and Jon Pardi were recorded rehearsing "Chattahoochee", according to CBS as well.

The announced presenters include David Boreanaz, Drew Brees, AJ Buckley, Cam, Sam Elliott, Eve, Ashton Kutcher, Dustin Lynch, Nancy O'Dell, Rebecca Romijn, Max Thieriot and Lindsey Vonn.

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