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Blake Shelton, Luke Bryan, Old Dominion and Keith Urban to perform on ACM Awards

Blake Shelton. Photo provided
Blake Shelton. Photo provided

CBS and the Academy of Country Music announced today additional performers and the first round of presenters for the 54TH Academy of Country Music Awards, broadcasting live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas from 7 to 10 p.m. Sunday on the CBS Television Network.

Ada native and Tishomingo resident Blake Shelton, Luke Bryan, Old Dominion and Keith Urban have been added to the lineup of performers, according to the news release. 

The star-studded list of presenters includes Lauren Alaina, Beth Behrs, Clint Black, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Jessie James Decker, Hunter Hayes, Jay Hernandez, Lady Antebellum, Midland, Nancy O’Dell, Danica Patrick, Carly Pierce, Dennis Quaid, Michael Ray, Cole Swindell and Wilmer Valderrama.

 As previously announced, Chockie native Reba McEntire, an iconic entertainer and 16-time ACM Award winner, returns to host this year's ACM Awards, and she also will perform on the show. Look for my interview with Reba about the ACMs, her new album "Stronger Than the Truth" and more Friday. 

Previously announced ACM Awards performers include Checotah native Carrie Underwood,Brooks & Dunn (which includes former Tulsan Ronnie Dunn), former Tishomingo resident Miranda Lambert, Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Brothers Osborne, Kane Brown, Brandi Carlile, Eric Church, Kelly Clarkson, Luke Combs, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line, Khalid, LANCO, Little Big Town, Ashley McBryde, Maren Morris, Thomas Rhett, Chris Stapleton and George Strait.

Tickets for the ceremony are available for purchase now at For more information on the ACM Awards and all ACM events including ACM Party for a Cause, go to Fans can also like the Academy of Country Music on Facebook or follow on Twitterand Instagram for more immediate updates.


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Brandy McDonnell

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