Smithfield visits the Academy of Country Music offices

The Academy of Country Music® welcomed country duo Smithfield to the office while they were in Los Angeles last week. While at the Academy, Smithfield performed their new single, “When You’re Gone,” and other songs from their current self-titled album, Smithfield. Photo L-R: Trey Smith; Pete Fisher, CEO, Academy of Country Music; Jennifer Fielder Photo Credit: Michel Bourquard/Courtesy of [...]

ACM Lifting Lives Receives $17K Donation From Stoney’s Rockin’ Country

Representatives from Stoney’s Rockin’ Country recently stopped by the Academy of Country Music office in Los Angeles with a surprise $17,819 contribution to ACM Lifting Lives from the ACM Party for a Cause events held in March and April in Las Vegas. Ticket proceeds from the Stoney’s Rockin’ Country events, including the ACM After Party for a Cause at Stoney’s Rockin’ Country and [...]

By |July 12th, 2017|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, ACM Lifting Lives|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Academy of Country Music Announces Studio Recording Award Nominees

The Academy of Country Music has revealed the Studio Recording Award nominees for the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards.  Winners will be honored during the 11th Annual ACM Honors, an evening dedicated to recognizing the special honorees and off-camera category winners from the 52nd ACM Awards. The 11th Annual ACM Honors will take place on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 [...]

By |June 14th, 2017|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

8th Annual Lifting Lives Music Camp June 21st-June 28th, 2017 in Nashville, TN

ACM Lifting Lives® and the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities will partner again for the 8th Annual ACM Lifting Lives Music Camp, June 21-June 28, 2017, in Nashville, TN. Country music artists Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley and Jerrod Niemann,Nationally Syndicated On-Air Personality Bobby Bones, USA Network’s Savannah Chrisley and Todd Chrisley, and songwriter/producer [...]

Jackie Lee Steps Onto The Acoustic Stage at The ACM Office

The Academy of Country Music welcomed Broken Bow Records recording artist Jackie Lee to the office while he was in Los Angeles last week. While at the Academy, Lee performed his current single, “Getting Over You,” and previewed songs from his upcoming EP. Influenced by classic country singers like Faron Young and Keith Whitley as [...]

By |May 4th, 2017|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , |0 Comments

ACM Lifting Lives Announces 2017 Club Shows

ACM Lifting Lives® announced today that Kane Brown and Chase Bryant have been added to the string of nationwide ACM Lifting Lives Club Shows. Participating clubs have agreed to donate a portion of each ticket sold to ACM Lifting Lives, and the money raised will go to help fund organizations that are improving lives through [...]

By |March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

More Artists Added to Lineup for ACM Party For A Cause

On Friday, March 31, the Academy of Country Music® will host ACM Party for a Cause®: Songwriter Showcase presented by Association of Independent Music Publishers: Combustion Music, Creative Nation and SMACKSongs at The Pearl, Palms Casino Resort. The songwriters nominated this year, and participating in this showcase, range from the most commercially successful to the most critically acclaimed composers. [...]

By |March 21st, 2017|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Keith Urban reacts to his 7 Nominations with ACM Awards

The ACM Awards Nominations were announced this morning on CBS with the help of Lady Antebellum. Keith Urban leads in the nominations with seven, including Entertainer of the Year. Statement sent via Keith Urban's rep: “I’ve been a musician since I was 6 years old,” says Urban.  “I just love writing songs, making records and [...]

By |February 16th, 2017|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

ACM Awards pulls in the highest annual donation to ACM Lifting Lives

Superstar country artists played a key role in the success of the 51st Academy of Country Music Awards™, ACM Honors and other ACM events in 2016, resulting in a stellar year for the Academy – including reaching 11.7 million viewers with special country music moments during in September alone -- and the highest-ever annual donation [...]

By |December 15th, 2016|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Campaign Slogans from Country Singers

The ACM organization asked a few country singers what would be their campaign slogans in honor of the Election's what they said below...and DON'T FORGET TO VOTE TODAY!