ACM To Announce Award Nominees Via Digital Press Conference On Thursday
January 23, 2012 at 9:45 AM (PT)
The ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC will hold their its digital press conference via ACM social media channels to announce the nominees for the 47th annual ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS. THE VALORY MUSIC CO. artist REBA will participate leading up to the event, along with more surprise guests to be announced later.
The digital press conference will take place on THURSDAY, JANUARY 26th at 6:30a (PT) and will allow categories to be announced via videos posted in real time to fans and media simultaneously. Nominee reaction videos will also be posted throughout the day.
The digital press conference will be held at www.facebook.com/AcademyOfCountryMusic and www.twitter.com/ACMawards.
Also, beginning TODAY (1/23), fans are invited to visit the ACM YOUTUBE channel at www.youtube.com/acmcountry to learn how to post videos announcing the name of the artist they would like to see receive an “Entertainer of the Year” nomination. On THURSDAY (1/26), during the press conference fans can watch to see if their video submission is used to announce their pick for the award.
The ACM AWARDS telecast will be held live on SUNDAY, APRIL 1st. The show will be aired on CBS-TV at 8p (ET).
For more from the ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC, visit www.acmcountry.com.