ACM Announces New Award Show Presenters And Social Media Plans
March 30, 2012 at 7:26 AM (PT)
The ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC has just announced that ZAC BROWN, BRANTLEY GILBERT, LIAM HEMSWORTH, LL COOL J, SCOTTY MCCREERY, THE BAND PERRY, KISS, SUGARLAND, and THOMPSON SQUARE are set to present at the 47th ANNUAL ACM AWARDS on SUNDAY APRIL 1st airing live from LAS VEGAS at 8p (ET) on CBS.
Previously announced presenters include BETH BEHRS, HUNTER HAYES, LIONEL RICHIE, TAYLOR SWIFT and NANCY O’DELL.
In other ACM news, for the first time ever, the ACM AWARDS will have live tweets from both artists and fans and display during special parts of the show on CBS. Also, starting TODAY (3/20) fans can visit http://www.ACMcountry.com/socialsplash.html for a fully interactive social page to get details about all things digital surrounding the ACM AWARDS; including ACM BUZZ, where fans will have the opportunity to interact with the show, the artists and each other using social media. They can also participate in real-time polls and see featured profiles.
There is also an official app available for iPHONE and ANDROID users. The free app will live year-round to give fans everything they need to know about the ACMs, including a schedule for all events throughout awards week, facts about each ACM nominee, an ACM nominee playlist, exclusive videos, and DR. PEPPER photocards. The app can be downloaded here for iPHONE users and here for ANDROID users.
For more on the awards, visit www.acmcountry.com. Also check out www.facebook.com/AcademyofCountryMusic for special information and contests.