Chris Stapleton, Thomas Rhett, Miranda Lambert Among Performers for ACM Awards

ACM performers announced Thomas Rhett Miranda Lambert Chris Stapleton

The Academy of Country Music has announced some of the performers for their upcoming award show and the line up is a great representation of the incredible diversity and talent that is country music today. Reigning Entertainer of the Year and 2019 Artist of the Decade winner Jason Aldean was previously announced to perform at … Read more

Country Stars React to ACM Nominations

it was a big morning in country music with Reba McEntire announcing this year’s ACM Awards nominees during a live broadcast of “CBS This Morning.” And while some country artists were still happily snoozing in their beds when the news broke, thus not yet reacting, others were quick on their socials to express their excitement. … Read more

Reba Announces ACM Nominations With Some Disappointment

Reba McEntire ACM Nominees

While country music was buzzing about this year’s Academy of Country Music Awards nominations, Reba, who made the announcement on “CBS This Morning,” expressed a little disappointment with the nods, especially “Entertainer of the Year.” Quick to point out that there were no women in the category, hosts Gayle King and Norah O’Donnell asked the … Read more

Reba McEntire Reveals Nominees for 54th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards

Reba McEntire Reveals ACM Award nominations

Congratulations to the nominees for the 54th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards. Reba McEntire, host of this year’s show, was up early Wednesday morning (Feb. 20) to announce the nominees on CBS This Morning. [RELATED: Reba McEntire Returns To Host ACM Awards; Reveals New Album “Stronger Than The Truth”] Nominees include Kacey Musgraves, Dan +Shay and Chris … Read more

Reba McEntire Returns To Host ACM Awards; Reveals New Album “Stronger Than The Truth”

Reba McEntire hosts ACM awards and releases new album stronger than the truth

Reba McEntire is back. Not that she ever went anywhere but we’re about to see and hear more from the redheaded icon. In as many days, Reba has revealed two major announcements. The superstar redhead has announced that she will be returning as host of the 54th Annual ACM Awards on April 7. Just two … Read more

Walker Hayes Took Time To Be Dad On The Red Carpet And It Was Super Sweet

Walker Hayes has a lot of kids, seven to be exact. So between a busy home life and a career as a rising country star, he has to multitask. When one of his kids had a problem with their braces, he had to take a time-out from the ACM red carpet to be Dad. From … Read more

Lindsay Ell Is Off Vocal Rest and She Couldn’t Be Happier

Lindsay Ell blue carpet interview

Lindsay Ell is riding high after receiving her first No. 1 hit, “Criminal,” in her home country of Canada and touring with Brad Paisley. However, the 29-year-old has been unable to talk about any of it because she was put on vocal rest by her doctor. Something the “By the Way” singer did not deal … Read more

What’s the Meaning Behind the 851 and 58 Pins Stars Were Wearing at the ACM Awards?

Jason Aldean wearing pin on ACM Awards red carpet

As country stars descended on Las Vegas for the ACM Awards on Sunday (April 15), the victims of the Route 91 Music Festival shooting were not far from their minds. While walking the blue carpet, many artists were seen wearing gold pins with the number 851 or 58. That number represents the amount of people … Read more

Maren Morris Defends ACMs Lack Of A Vegas Shooting Tribute, “I Think The ACMs Were Respectful”

The ACMs did not carve out time to honor the victims of the Route 91 Harvest Festival shooting. That did not sit well with fans, especially since the show is held in Las Vegas. Maren Morris, who was a part of the show’s cold open, took issue with the criticism and fired her opinions off … Read more

Dierks Bentley Planted One on His Wife and Luke Bryan Wanted In On The Action

The men of country music are not afraid to get up-close-and-personal with each other– especially Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton. Sometimes, their country music buddies don’t quite know what to do with all the affection. Take Dierks Bentley for example. As Dierks finished up his “Woman, Amen” performance at the 53rd Annual ACM Awards he … Read more

29 Country Couples Who Dazzled on the 2018 ACM Red Carpet (Which Was Actually Blue)

Couples walk the ACM blue carpet gallery

The 53rd Annual ACM Awards took place Sunday night (April 15) at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Country’s biggest stars hit the red, er…blue carpet with their better halves. From married couples Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban and Luke Bryan and Caroline Bryan to engaged couples Kane Brown and Katelyn Jae and … Read more

We Can’t Stop Watching Reba and Kelly Clarkson’s Duet of “Does He Love You” Because It Was One of the Greatest Performances of All-Time

Reba McEntire is no stranger to show-stopping moments. It’s why they call her the Queen of Country Music and it’s why her daughter-in-law, GRAMMY-winner Kelly Clarkson still gets nervous to sing with her. One doesn’t just wake up and sing with Reba– one must prepare their whole life for it. Fortunately, Kelly was prepared to … Read more