Additional Presenters, Performers Announced For ACM Awards
May 8, 2008 at 11:36 AM (PT)
The ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC (ACM) announced today (5/8) that TOBY KEITH, LeANN RIMES, KELLIE PICKLER, KENNY CHESNEY and GEORGE STRAIT have been added to the performance lineup for the 43rd Annual ACM AWARDS, set to air live from the MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA in LAS VEGAS on SUNDAY, MAY 18th at 8p (ET/delayed PT) on CBS-TV.
KENNY and GEORGE will perform their duet "Shiftwork" for the first time ever, in front of a live audience. KELLIE PICKLER will also be debuting her brand-new single, "Don't You Know You're Beautiful," during the broadcast. The single will be available to radio in JUNE and is on her new album, which hits stores later this year.
Additional special appearances and presenters include: illusionist CRISS ANGEL, CLINT BLACK, BROOKS & DUNN, actress KALEY CUOCO, SARA EVANS, JEWEL, LADY ANTEBELLUM, LITTLE BIG TOWN, BRAD MATES of EMERSON DRIVE, Dr. PHIL & ROBIN McGRAW, RANDY OWEN, JOHN RICH of BIG & RICH, CARRIE UNDERWOOD, CLAY WALKER and TRISHA YEARWOOD.
For more info on the 43rd Annual ACM AWARDS, visit www.acmcountry.com.