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The 2015 ACM Awards in Texas Are Already Sold Out

The 50th ACM Awards will be held next year not in Las Vegas but in Texas. And now the Academy has announced that tickets for that event are already sold out.

04/16/2014

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Why George Strait Is the ACM Entertainer of the Year

By winning the ACM Entertainer of the Year award, Strait proved that, while he may be winding down his final concert tour, the cowboy isn’t ready to ride away just yet.

04/07/2014

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The Best Moments of the 2014 ACM Awards

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.

04/06/2014

The Band Perry at the 48th ACM Awards

ACM Awards Ceremony to Include Band Perry Performance, Merle Haggard Tribute

The Band Perry will officially kick off the 2014 ACM Awards with a performance of their latest single. Also, two Entertainer of the Year nominees artists will pay tribute to Merle Haggard.

03/28/2014

Jason Aldean

ACM Awards Performers to Include Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, George Strait & More

Nominees Aldean, Bryan, Lambert, Shelton, Strait, Keith Urban and the Band Perry will perform live from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas during the 49th ACM Awards on April 6.

03/06/2014

George Strait ACM Entertainer of the Year nominee

George Strait: Inside the ACM Entertainer of the Year Nominees

From the 60 for 60 campaign that launched his 60th No. 1 hit, to the release of his album Love Is Everything, to being the recipient of the prestigious ASCAP Founders Award, 2013 was very good to George Strait.

03/06/2014

George Strait, Carrie Underwood, Merle Haggard acm salute troops

George Strait, Carrie Underwood, Merle Haggard to ‘Salute the Troops’ in Upcoming TV Special

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.

02/20/2014

Tim McGraw, Miranda Lambert, Keith Urban

ACM Award Nominations Led by Tim McGraw, Miranda Lambert, Keith Urban

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.

01/29/2014

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Are the 1990s Back in Country Music?

With Tim McGraw hitting No. 1 (again), Garth Brooks about to release a new box set, and others like Joe Diffie and Marty Brown gaining new fans, we have to wonder: Is country music in the midst of a 1990s comeback?

11/25/2013

Vince Gill

Vince Gill Earns Career Achievement Award From Country Radio Broadcasters

The best-selling country star, ‘Bakersfield’ champion and Time Jumpers bandmember is the latest musical legend to earn the Career Achievement Award from Country Radio Broadcasters, Inc.

11/11/2013

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‘Duck Dynasty’ Dips Into Music with Debut Single ‘Ragin’ Cajun Redneck Christmas’

Family leader Willie Robertson, who sings lead, wrote “Ragin’ Cajun Redneck Christmas” with Nashville songwriter Dallas Davidson, who’s written a number of hits for Lady Antebellum and Luke Bryan.

10/25/2013

George Jones

George Strait, Miranda Lambert, Eric Church, More Added To George Jones Tribute Concert

George Strait, Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Eric Church, Reba McEntire, and Alabama have now been added to the November concert in Nashville honoring country legend George Jones, who passed away this past April.

09/16/2013

George strait expands tour

George Strait Announces Star-Studded Last Leg of ‘Cowboy Rides Away’ Tour

The 26 new dates will feature big guests each night, including Jason Aldean, Eric Church, Sheryl Crow, Ronnie Dunn, Vince Gill, Merle Haggard, Miranda Lambert and more.

09/09/2013

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On The Charts: Vampire Weekend’s Second No. 1 Album, George Strait’s Victory Lap

Indie rock reigns this week as Vampire Weekend debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard 200, selling 134,000 copies of the band’s third album, ‘Modern Vampires of the City’, according to data from Nielsen SoundScan.

05/22/2013

George Strait

George Strait Earns 60th No. 1 Hit with ‘Give It All We Got Tonight’

Straits current single “Give It All We Got Tonight” tops the Mediabase country singles chart as the most-played song on country radio last week, giving the Country Music Hall of Fame member his 60th No. 1 hit.

05/21/2013

Vampire Weekend (Photo: Tim Soter)

New Releases: Vampire Weekend, Demi Lovato, George Strait

Every Tuesday, Dan Weiss runs down the week’s new full-length music releases, from charting hits to more obscure depths, the underrated and the overrated.

05/14/2013

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King George: Thompson Square, Darius Rucker & More On George Strait’s Influence

In a series of recent interviews, Radio.com chatted with country stars about George Strait. Their stories about King George and his music are further proof why he’s among the most revered artists in country.

05/14/2013

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