Academy Of Country Music Announces 2012 Radio Award Winners
February 15, 2012 at 9:14 AM (PT)
The ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC has announced the full list of radio award winners for the 47th annual ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS. This is the second ACM “National On-Air Personality of the Year Award” win for LON HELTON, for CMT COUNTRY COUNTDOWN USA. He also won in 2008.
Winners in radio categories will be invited to receive their awards at a private reception in LAS VEGAS on SATURDAY, MARCH 31st, the day prior to the 47th Annual ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS. The radio awards will not be televised due to time constraints during the live telecast. For the fourth year in a row, ACM Awards producers plan to invite individual On-Air Personality of the Year winners, or one individual from the teams who win “Personality of the Year” categories, to participate in the telecast.
The full list of winners includes:
On-Air Personality Of The Year Winners
NATIONAL: LON HELTON – CMT COUNTRY COUNTDOWN USA
MAJOR MARKET: KELLY FORD & RIDER – KYGO/DENVER
LARGE MARKET: BIG DAVE AND CHELSIE – WUBE/CINCINNATI
MEDIUM MARKET: STEVE & GEOFF IN THE MORNING – KUZZ/BAKERSFIELD (TIE)
MEDIUM MARKET: ROGER, TOM & MELISSA – WPCV/LAKELAND, FL (TIE)
SMALL MARKET: BILL BARRETT, TIM FOX AND TRACY BERRY – KKNU/EUGENE
Radio Station Of The Year Winners
MAJOR MARKET: WQYK/TAMPA-ST. PETERBURG
LARGE MARKET: WQDR/RALEIGH
MEDIUM MARKET: KATM/STOCKTON
SMALL MARKET: WUSY/CHATTANOOGA
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.