Cumulus And WestwoodOne Partner With The Academy Of Country Music
April 4, 2014 at 7:00 AM (PT)
The ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC (ACM) has partnered with CUMULUS and WESTWOODONE to provide exclusive backstage audio coverage from the WESTWOODONE "BACKSTAGE AT THE ACM AWARDS" Radio Row for two days leading up to the "49th ANNUAL ACM AWARDS."
"BACKSTAGE AT THE ACM AWARDS" will offer candid interviews with Country artists and other special programming to more than 30 radio stations from across the U.S. The interviews will take place at the MGM GRAND.
"We are excited to partner with CUMULUS and WESTWOODONE to bring exciting Country music programming and content to music fans nationwide," said ACM CEO BOB ROMEO. "The behind-the-scenes content from 'BACKSTAGE AT THE ACM AWARDS' Radio Row is just one more way music lovers can feel they are a part of the 'ACM AWARDS.'"
Additionally, on SUNDAY, APRIL 6th at 5p (ET), WESTWOODONE will present a two-hour red carpet special and a one hour nomination special. The programs will be hosted by KIX BROOKS and SUZANNE ALEXANDER. Confirmed participants include TYLER FARR, KELLIE PICKLER, KACEY MUSGRAVES, AUSTIN WEBB, LADY ANTEBELLUM, FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE, KEITH URBAN, MIRANDA LAMBERT, THE BAND PERRY, RASCAL FLATTS, BIG & RICH, among others.
The 'ACM AWARDS' will air live on SUNDAY, APRIL 6th at 8p (ET/delayed PT) on CBS-TV.