Darius Rucker To Host ACM 'Lifting Lives' Golf Tournament
March 26, 2012 at 7:31 AM (PT)
CAPITOL RECORDS artist DARIUS RUCKER will host the ACM (ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC) ACM LIFTING LIVES CELEBRITY GOLF CLASSIC, on SATURDAY, MARCH 31st, as part of “THE WEEK VEGAS GOES COUNTRY.” The tournament is one of many events, leading up to the 47th ANNUAL ACM AWARDS, on SUNDAY, APRIL 1st, at 8p (ET/PT) on CBS-TV, from the MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA, in LAS VEGAS.
The GOLF CLASSIC -- the sixth held since 2004 -- brings together Country music artists, record label executives and other members of the music community in a tournament to raise funds and awareness for ACM LIFTING LIVES’ DIANE HOLCOMB EMERGENCY RELIEF FUND, which provides immediate relief to those in need in the music industry.
"ACM LIFTING LIVES is honored to have DARIUS host the 2012 ACM LIFTING LIVES CELEBRITY GOLF CLASSIC," ACM LIFTING LIVES Exec. Dir. LISA HUDDELSON said. "His continued generosity and support of our organization has been instrumental in our growing success and his golf game is sure to challenge his fellow Country artists.”
For more info on ACM LIFTING LIVES, visit www.ACMLiftingLives.org.