2018 ACM Awards Add Lady Antebellum, Keith Urban + More Performers
The 2018 ACM Awards have added Lady Antebellum, Keith Urban, Blake Shelton and Kenny Chesney to the list of country artists who will perform during the broadcast.
Lady A's ACM Awards performance will mark singer Hillary Scott's first return to the stage since she and husband Chris Tyrrell welcomed twins in January. The songs each artist will perform have not been announced.
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees, Entertainment Tonight host Nancy O’Dell, actress Rebecca Romijn and Olympic Alpine Skier Lindsey Vonn have been also been announced as presenters for the ceremony.
The 2018 ACM Awards promise to be a cross-genre event. Florida Georgia Line will team up with Bebe Rexha to perform "Meant to Be." 2018 nominees Jason Aldean, Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Maren Morris and Thomas Rhett were all among the previously announced ACM Awards performers.
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Chris Stapleton and Rhett lead the ACM nominations in 2018. Stapleton received eight, while Rhett earned six nominations.
Reba McEntire will return to host the 2018 ACM Awards, heading up the show for the first time since she co-hosted the ceremony with Blake Shelton in 2012. The 53rd ACM Awards are set to broadcast live from MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on April 15 at 8PM ET on CBS. Additional performers and presenters are still to be announced.
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