Eric Church, Brooks & Dunn, Brandi Carlile Added to 2019 ACM Awards Performers List
Eric Church, Country Music Hall of Famers Brooks & Dunn and Kelly Clarkson are among the new names listed as 2019 ACM Awards performers. Dierks Bentley, Dan + Shay and Luke Combs have also been added to a list that features Maren Morris, Kane Brown, Thomas Rhett and many more.
The Academy of Country Music announced the first round of performers for the upcoming show on March 12, including legends and some of the biggest contemporary country acts. Brothers Osborne, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Chris Stapleton, George Strait and Reba McEntire are also slated to perform at the 2019 ACM Awards, which McEntire will host.
A list of artists announced on Tuesday (March 19) also features Brandi Carlile, Florida Georgia Line and Ashley McBryde. Jason Aldean is set to receive the Dick Clark Artist of the Decade Award during the broadcast, and he is also scheduled to perform. No announcements have been made regarding songs or collaborations.
Chris Stapleton and Dan + Shay lead the 2019 ACM Awards nominations with six apiece, while Kacey Musgraves is right behind them with five ACM nods in three categories in 2019. Dierks Bentley, Brothers Osborne, Florida Georgia Line and Bebe Rexha all received four ACM Awards nominations.
The 2019 ACM Awards are set to air live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 7, at 8PM ET on CBS.
2019 ACM Awards Performers:
Brooks & Dunn
Dan + Shay
Florida Georgia Line
Little Big Town
Snubs and Surprises From the 2019 ACM Awards Nominations: