Performers Named For ACM George Strait Special
March 23, 2009 at 12:22 PM (PT)
The ACM (ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC) has announced today that some major stars will perform at the television taping of GEORGE STRAIT: ACM ARTIST OF THE DECADE ALL STAR CONCERT, from the MGM GRAND ARENA in LAS VEGAS. Taping will be MONDAY, APRIL 6th, with the show set to air on WEDNESDAY, MAY 27th at 8p (ET/PT) on CBS TELEVISION. The show will pay homage to STRAIT and his 25-year career.
Artists set to appear include ALAN JACKSON, LeANN RIMES, LEE ANN WOMACK, BLAKE SHELTON, MONTGOMERY GENTRY, JAMEY JOHNSON, MIRANDA LAMBERT, BROOKS & DUNN, JACK INGRAM and JAMIE FOXX.
The taping will take place the day after the 44th Annual ACM AWARDS, to be held on SUNDAY, APRIL 5th, also from the MGM GRAND in LAS VEGAS. The show will air 8p (ET/PT) on CBS. For info visit www.acmcountry.com.