The Country Music Association Awards air on Wednesday night, and we’ll add our annual explainer: This is known as the most prestigious country music award show. This is not the Academy of Country Music Awards (that airs in April) or the CMT Awards (that’s for music videos) or the American Country Awards (that doesn’t exist anymore). Now […]
The Country Music Association Awards air on Wednesday night, and we’ll add our annual explainer: This is known as the most prestigious country music award show. This is not the Academy of Country Music Awards (that airs in April) or the CMT Awards (that’s for music videos) or the American Country Awards (that doesn’t exist anymore).Read full article >>
Apparently, the Academy of Country Music Awards were last night, and while Miranda Lambert didn’t walk the red carpet — which isn’t surprising, given that this is her first post-divorce-announcement event — she did perform, and gave an award to Loretta Lynn: I think this is very smartly done. She doesn’t look depressed in the Read More...
As of Monday (May 25), it has been exactly 10 years since Carrie Underwood was crowned the winner of "American Idol" Season 4. Since then, she's taken the country music world by storm, earning 11 Academy of Country Music Awards, seven Grammys, an induction into the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville and countless other honors. Show More Summary
With a tip o' the hat to the styles of the '80s, the Academy of Country Music Awards in Texas this weekend took on a distinct rocker flare in hair with men, in particular, standing out with short hair, long hair and everything in between. Even when styles were similar, there was something going on to make each unique. Show More Summary
Miranda Lambert reigned as the country queen at the Academy of Country Music Awards (ACM) ceremony. And while Luke Bryan earned Entertainer of the Year, it was Blake Shelton’s wife Miranda who ended up with an armful of awards, reported ABC News. Show More Summary
As if we needed more reasons to love Reba McEntire! Everyone's favorite country singer-turned-sitcom star was just awarded one of The Academy of Country Music's 50th Anniversary Milestone Awards on Sunday, so it makes sense that she's been doing a lot of press. In fact, one of her interviews was all about her role as an LGBT [...]
This past Sunday night I attended the 50th annual Academy of Country Music (ACM) awards, hosted at the AT&T Stadium outside of Dallas, Texas. If nothing else, this certainly represented the most cowboy boots in one place I’ve ever seen. So...Show More Summary
Dear Garth, I know you didn't win "Entertainer of the Year" at the Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards on Sunday, but I remember when you won that award twenty three years ago. It was the 1992 ACM Awards that took place during the L.A. Show More Summary
CBS put up big numbers for Sunday night’s Academy of Country Music awards, and it appears those viewers in many cities kept their TVs tuned to CBS on Monday morning. And that helped put “CBS This Morning” in a good position, ratings wise, in many top 10 markets. Show More Summary
An awards ceremony carried by CBS on Sunday saw a surge in viewers, with the network announcing that the “50th Academy of Country Music Awards” delivered the awards’ largest audience since 1998. The program, which ran three and a half...
Press release from CBS, April 20, 2015: Last night’s 50TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS delivered its largest audience since 1998, according to Nielsen preliminary live plus same day ratings for Sunday, April 19. From 8:00-11:30 PM, THE ACADEMY OF...
It’s been a banner week for country singer and stroke survivor Randy Travis. On Sunday, he made a surprise appearance at the Academy of Country Music Awards. And it came out Tuesday that he has married long-time fiancé Mary Davis. Travis,...Show More Summary
Randy Travis and Mary Davis got married last month, the country star's rep confirmed Monday in the wake of Travis' surprise appearance on the Academy of Country Music Awards.
The Academy of Country Music Awards honored a host of Nashville (and Nashville-by-proxy) superstars on Sunday night, and the carpet was an interesting prospect. As a country event, it’s overall more conservative than even the Grammys (which at this point are conservative as hell, mind you). Show More Summary
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Miranda Lambert walked away from the 50th Academy of Country Music Awards on Sunday night with some major honors.
Sure, tell all your friends that you were watching the second episode of ‘Game of Thrones’ last night. The truth is, you were likely watching CBS’s broadcast of ‘The 50th Academy of Country Music Awards.’ The show generated 696,000 tweets by 236,000 unique authors, drawing a unique audience of 6,57 million people. Show More Summary
A grinning Randy Travis shocked fans by making a very rare public appearance at the Academy of Country Music Awards on Sunday night. And the country legend had good reason… READ ON
The 50th Academy of Country Music Awards on CBS last night was the most-watched since 1998. The super-sized special, which aired from 8-11:30 p.m., was watched by 15.77 million viewers, up 10 percent from the 2014 ACMs and making it the No. Show More Summary