The Band Perry To Open ACM Awards
March 28, 2014 at 10:03 AM (PT)
The "49th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC (ACM) AWARDS" announced TODAY (3/28) that THE BAND PERRY will open the show with their new single, "Chainsaw."
Additionally, MIRANDA LAMBERT and GEORGE STRAIT will perform a tribute medley in honor of MERLE HAGGARD'S 50 years in Country music; HUNTER HAYES will perform "Invisible" in conjunction with CONAGRA FOODS' "CHILD HUNGER ENDS HERE" campaign; and LUKE BRYAN and FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE will perform "This Is How We Roll" with action sports stars from NITRO CIRCUS performing.
Previously announced performers include JASON ALDEAN, ERIC CHURCH, BRETT ELDREDGE, TOBY KEITH, JUSTIN MOORE, KIP MOORE, BLAKE SHELTON, KEITH URBAN and LADY ANTEBELLUM with STEVIE NICKS (NET NEWS 3/14).
The "49th ANNUAL ACM AWARDS" will air live from the MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA in LAS VEGAS on SUNDAY, APRIL 6th at 8p (ET/delayed PT) on CBS-TV. For more information, visit www.ACMcountry.com or www.ACMAwards.com.