Miranda Lambert, Celine Dion & More Added as ACM Awards Presenters

The Academy of Country Music announced today that Luke Bryan, Chace Crawford, Celine Dion, The Judds and Miranda Lambert are scheduled to present as part of the 46th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, hosted by Reba McEntire and Blake Shelton. The ceremony, which honors country music’s top talent as well as the industry’s hottest [...] Read More

More ACM Presenters Announced; Jennifer Nettles to Perform With Rihanna

The Academy of Country Music announced today that Chris Young, Julianne Hough, Bethany Hamilton and AnnaSophia Robb have been added as presenters for the 46th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, hosted by Reba McEntire and Blake Shelton. Honoring country music’s top talent as well as the industry’s hottest emerging artists, the ceremony is produced [...] Read More

Trace Adkins, Sandra Bullock: Surprises at Nashville Rising

From the minute Tim McGraw and Faith Hill announced plans for their multi-artist flood-relief concert Nashville Rising, the event looked like the kind of evening ripe for surprises. And it was. Even after Brooks & Dunn were forced to cancel because of Ronnie Dunn’s throat problems, a few unannounced stars made their way Tuesday to Music City’s Bridgestone Arena, one of numerous downtown facilities that took in water during the early-May flood. Trace Adkins popped on stage to join Blake Shelton on “Hillbilly Bone,” according to USA Today. And Sandra Bullock — who worked with Tim on the movie The Blind Side — took the spotlight and comically picked out the opening chords from Deep Purple’s classic-rock standard “Smoke On The Water.” Then she got serious. Read More