Radio.com 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.
The Academy of Country Music’s 49th Annual Awards were broadcast out of the MGM Grand in Las Vegas again this year, with special performances in nearby Mandalay Bay. Here are the biggest moments from the show.
The good, the bad and the shocking from the ACMs red carpet.
Bentley and Crow will perform “I Hold On,” Brice will perform his ACM-nominated “I Drive Your Truck” and Paisley will make the national television debut of his new single “River Bank.”
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“There are two kinds of seasons for me: football season and waiting for football season,” the Charleston, South Carolina native told Radio.com.
“If anybody’s been in a relationship for a long time they’ve all been through ‘Miss You.’ It’s a song about being in love and everything going great but being too busy to show love.”
Additional artists receiving multiple nominations include Lee Brice, Kacey Musgraves, Blake Shelton, Taylor Swift, Florida Georgia Line, Lady Antebellum, Luke Bryan and Darius Rucker. See the nomination list, including all the 2014 Entertainer of the Year nominees.
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What goes on behind the scenes at the GRAMMYs? Hear what winners such as Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Nile Rodgers, Kacey Musgraves, Darius Rucker & more had to say, and find out which artist brought the press room to tears.
Taking a page out of the GRAMMYs playbook, the Academy of Country Music is turning the announcement of this year’s ACM Awards nominees into an event itself. As the Academy announced today, the nominees for […]
“When I heard ‘Wagon Wheel’ at my daughter’s high school talent contest, I just thought, ‘Man some day I’m going to cut the song for a record.’ It was one of those lightning bolt things that I can’t even explain.”
“Luke put the final nail in the idea. I walked onstage with him and I realized the magic of performing. Country has it down pat,” Richie said.
“If ‘Wagon Wheel’ doesn’t get nominated for a GRAMMY country music is screwed. It’s as simple as that. I’m not saying I should win it, but it should be nominated.”
The “Wagon Wheel” singer announced his new headlining tour will kick off this coming January. See all the dates and cities.
The “Radio” and “Wagon Wheel” singer also talks about songwriting, his family life and his reaction to having a street named after him in his hometown.
“I look forward to this event all year long,” Rucker said. “As much fun as it is, it’s all in the spirit of raising support for St. Jude’s, an organization very dear to my heart.”
QOTSA score their first-ever No. 1 album on the Billboard 200, selling 91,000 of the band’s new full-length, ‘…Like Clockwork.’ It’s also the first No. 1 for their new label, indie powerhouse Matador.
Blake Shelton assembled an impressive collection of friends last night for his tornado benefit concert, including Miranda Lambert, Reba McEntire, Luke Bryan, Rascal Flatts, Vince Gill, Darius Rucker, and Ryan Tedder from OneRepublic.