Dave Paulson, Nashville Tennessean
Published 9: 49 a.m. ET March 19, 2020
April 5 used to be presupposed to be the night TV viewers tuned in to the annual Academy of Country Song Awards — better is named the ACMs — which used to be blueprint to broadcast are residing from Las Vegas on CBS.
As a replacement, CBS will air the unique two-hour particular “ACM Items: Our Country” at 8 p.m. ET. The 2-hour particular will characteristic “intimate conversations and at-home acoustic performances with high country artists,” along with clips from the ACM Awards’ 55-year history.
The network says taking part artists shall be announced in the arrival weeks, nonetheless you would possibly maybe maybe likely count on seeing Keith Urban. The reigning ACM Entertainer of the Yr used to be goal goal at present chosen to be the host of this year’s ceremony, and he’s already streamed his personal solo dwell performance at some level of self-quarantine.
Maren Morris and Thomas Rhett are the end nominees at this year’s ceremony, and artists up for the coveted Entertainer of the Yr prize encompass Rhett, Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Luke Combs and Carrie Underwood.
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