George Strait won his second entertainer of the year — 25 years after he won his first — and Miranda Lambert and Keith Urban teamed up to earn top honors Sunday night at a jam-packed Academy of Country Music Awards that had a little something for everyone.
The following is a select list of winners from the 49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards.
Country music’s biggest stars dazzled in gowns and suits as they graced the ACM Awards red carpet, but many made sure not to forget their boots.
Haggard, Strait, Underwood, Florida Georgia Line, Lady Antebellum and The Band Perry are the first artists announced for an “All-Star Salute to the Troops” concert that will air in May on CBS.
Luke Bryan is going to be a busy guy this coming April 6. Between cohosting the 2014 Academy of Country Music Awards that night, and being nominated in three different categories, Bryan already had plenty on his plate. Now, though, he’s got one more task: performing that same evening via live remote as part of the fourth annual ACM Fan Jam.
The three-hour broadcast of the 48th Academy of Country Music Awards is over now, and the winners have been named and honored. At the top of that list is, of course, Luke Bryan, who walked away with Entertainer of the […]
Taylor Swift is, of course, “one of the biggest pop stars in the world right now,” selling records by the millions and attracting fans across genres and formats. This comes thanks in large part to a […]
He’s “a rock star in a cowboy hat” who “brings the rock to country,” as Radio.com’s panel of experts describe ACM Entertainer of the Year nominee Jason Aldean. “He pushes boundaries and gets rewarded for it.” Get […]
There’s no denying that ACM Entertainer of the Year nominee Luke Bryan is a “heartthrob” and “dreamy.” But as Radio.com’s panel of music experts notes, he also “appeals to men and women”–the kind of guy who’s “your best […]
One of the five nominees for Entertainer of the Year at this year’s Academy of Country Music Awards is Miranda Lambert. Miranda is undoubtedly one of country’s hottest stars right now, thanks to a series of hit songs including […]
Blake Shelton is in the news a lot these days, and for good reason. The ACM Entertainer of the Year nominee is back on TV’s The Voice for a fourth season, and today he just released his brand-new album, Based On […]
Is Blake Shelton “America’s husband,” as one of Radio.com’s music experts describes him, or our “drunk uncle”? Either way, the ACM Entertainer of the Year nominee is certainly one of country music’s highest-profile (and most […]
The Eli Young Band was handed an awesome surprise at last year’s Academy of Country Music Awards, when their hit “Crazy Love” was awarded Song of the Year. And at this year’s ACM Awards, the four bandmates (Mike Eli, Jon […]
If it wasn’t for a telling comment from Blake Shelton’s father, the ACM Award-nominated song “Over You” might never have been recorded. Written by Blake and his wife Miranda Lambert, the touching song is about the loss of Blake’s brother, who […]
Hunter Hayes‘ ACM Award-nominated song “Wanted” began simply as a way to tell a girl he was interested. “‘Wanted’ is very much a love letter. It was written basically just to tell a girl how I felt about […]