September 16 (UPI) – The 55th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards will air live from Nashville on Wednesday at 8 p.m. EDT in CBS.
The function, which will be communicated from three different locations in Nashville, was originally scheduled to take place in April, but was postponed until September due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ruling Entertainer of the Year and 15-time ACM Award Champion Keith Urban will fill the host. Metropolitan similarly gives the stage to Pink for the “One to Money” show.
Maren Morris and Thomas Rett led the way with five works, including the album of the year.
Time: The show starts at 8pm. IDT.
Company, on the web and live: CBS and the web-based feature CBS All Access.
Melodic performances: Taylor Swift will soon be playing the tune “Betty” for her first ACM Awards performance. Rett, Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Luke Combs and Carrie Underwood begin the show with a mix of their popular hits. Blake Shelton, Gwen Stephanie, Trisha Earwood, Riley Green, Tenille Towns, Kelcia Ballerini, Gabby Barrett, Morris, Old Dominion, Jon Pardi, Jimmy Allen, Miranda Lambert, Natalie Humble, Luke Dick, Tim McGrath, , Florida Georgia Line, Mickey Guyton and Morgan Wallen will perform similarly.
Candidates: Underwood, Rett, Combs, Church and Bryan are assigned to Entertainer of the Year, while Retts Center Point Road, Morris Girl, Pardy’s Heartbreak, Combs’ You’ll See You and are nominated for Lambert’s Wildcard Album of the Year.
Moderators: Lauren Alina, Lilly Aldridge, Com, Clint Black, Lisa Hartman Black, Bobby Bones, Darius Rucker, Runaway June and CC Vinnance.