Fans Invited To Submit Videos For ACM Award Nominations
February 5, 2013 at 9:35 AM (PT)
The ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC is gearing up for the 48th ANNUAL ACM AWARDS on SUNDAY, APRIL 7th at 8p (ET), to be broadcast on CBS-TV live from the MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA in LAS VEGAS.
The nominees will be announced on WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 13th at 6:30a (PT) via FACEBOOK and TWITTER. Announcements will be made by RYAN SEACREST, CAPITOL NASHVILLE group LITTLE BIG TOWN, REPUBLIC NASHVILLE group THE BAND PERRY, BETH BEHRS, MERCURY NASHVILLE artist SCOTTY McCREERY, NANCY O’DELL and ROB MARCIANO.
Dubbed as a "digital press conference," the entertainers will announce nominees by real time video posts, however the nominees for "Entertainer Of The Year" will be made by YOUTUBE fans. Beginning TODAY (2/5) through TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 12th, fans are invited to upload a video announcing the name of an artist that they hope to be nominated. The fan videos will be selected and used during the official ACM/ CBS/ DICK CLARK PRODUCTIONS digital press conference.
For more information on submitting video clips to be used during the ACM nomination announcement, go to www.YouTube.com/acmcountry. For more on the ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC or the ACM AWARDS, visit www.ACMCountry.com.