ACM Awards

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9th Annual ACM Honors Performers Announced, Jake Owen to Host

The event, which is open to the public, recognizing the special honorees and off-camera category winners from the 50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards.


Garth Brooks

Garth Brooks Might Have to Lip Sync at the ACM Awards

In a recent interview, he said there’s a chance he might lip sync at the ACM Awards if he loses his voice.


Dierks Bentley Drunk on a Plane

The Drinkies: Dierks Bentley ‘Drunk on a Plane’ Cocktail Recipe

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the ACMs with a fool-proof way of getting drunk on a plane inspired by Dierk Bentley’s ‘Riser’ track.


Lee Brice I Don't Dance Cocktail Recipe

The Drinkies: Lee Brice ‘I Don’t Dance’ Cocktail Recipe

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the ACMs with a beer cocktail that will have you dancing like no one’s watching, inspired by Lee Brice’s “I Don’t Dance.”


Miranda Lambert Automatic

The Drinkies: Miranda Lambert ‘Automatic’ Cocktail Recipe

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the ACMs with a pretty in pink cocktail with a surprising kick that honors Miranda Lambert’s ‘Platinum’ track.


Kenny Chesney American Kids

The Drinkies: Kenny Chesney ‘American Kids’ Cocktail Recipe

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the ACMs with a truly American concoction that tastes a bit like suntan lotion—in a good way, of course—that honors Kenny Chesney’s ‘The Big Revival’ track.


Florida Georgia Line Dirt

The Drinkies: Florida Georgia Line ‘Dirt’ Cocktail Recipe

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the ACMs with a bro-tastic punch perfect for spring break inspired by Florida Georgia Line’s ‘Anything Goes’ track.


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Behind the Song: Luke Bryan – ‘Drink A Beer’

“I walked up onto my tour bus that same night and played it for my bus driver and the band. I think it floored them too. We were blessed to get our hands on that one.”


Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton

‘This Is Country’ Provides Backstage Pass to Academy of Country Music Awards

Not sure what to get the country music fan in your life this holiday season? ‘This Is Country’ helps you out.


Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton

The ACM Awards Celebrate 50th Anniversary with New Book ‘This Is Country’

The new book “This Is Country: A Backstage Pass to the Academy of Country Music Awards” includes backstage and performance photos as well as behind-the-scenes stories and firsthand accounts from A-list artists.


Jake Owen

Jake Owen to Host 8th Annual ACM Honors at Ryman Auditorium

Jake Owen is doing much more than “Beachin'” these days. The country singer can add host to his resume as he’ll be doing just that for the 8th Annual ACM Honors on Sept. 9 in Nashville.


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Danielle Bradbery Heads to the Capitol for Memorial Day Concert

The country singer will headline the 25th anniversary of the National Memorial Day Concert on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., next month.


Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard of Florida Georgia Line

Florida Georgia Line In the Studio: ‘It’s a New Season, It’s Time for Recording’

“We’ve already got five to six songs tracked and rockin’. Joey Moi, our producer, is chompin’ at the bit. He’s as excited as we are,” Brian Kelley said.


Rascal Flatts

Rascal Flatts Admit to Lip-Syncing ACM Awards Performance

Country trio performed “Rewind” at the ceremony, and things seemed fishy from the start.


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Charlie Daniels Calls Justin Moore a ‘Breath of Fresh Air’

Moore, who just won the ACM’s New Artist of the Year, has been outspoken about his passion for country music legend Charlie Daniels. And in an interview with last week, Daniels sang Moore’s praises.


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10 ACM Awards Moments You Didn’t See On TV was in Las Vegas, at the ACM Party for a Cause, on the red carpet, at the awards show and in the press room covering the event. Here are 10 things that CBS didn’t show you on television.