ACM Announces Miranda Lambert, Chris Stapleton, Shania Twain, Morgan Wallen Among Special Award Honorees

ACM Announces Miranda Lambert, Chris Stapleton, Shania Twain, Morgan Wallen Among Special Award Honorees

The Academy of Country Music® announced today the recipients of the Special Awards for the 57th ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™. Honorees will be celebrated during the 15th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC HONORS™, frequently described as the “Country Music Industry’s favorite night,” during an unforgettable evening of live music and tributes. The event will take place Wednesday, August 24, 2022 at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN. City National Bank is the presenting partner of the evening. Performers, host, and ticket on-sale information will be announced in the coming weeks. 

TONIGHT: 2022 CMT MUSIC AWARDS to air LIVE from Nashville with co-hosts Kelsea Ballerini, Kane Brown & Anthony Mackie on CBS

2022 CMT MUSIC AWARDS unveils first round of powerhouse performers & world premiere collaborations, airing Monday, April 11 on CBS

Tonight, the 2022 CMT MUSIC AWARDS – country music’s only entirely fan-voted show – airs LIVE from Nashville, bringing Music City’s one-of-a-kind energy to fans across the globe. Airing at 8:00-11:00 PM LIVE ET/delayed PT, the inaugural broadcast of Paramount’s signature country music tentpole on CBS Television Networks will stream live and on demand on Paramount+*. As announced earlier this morning, the top nominee of the night, Kane Brown, joins Kelsea Ballerini and Anthony Mackie as co-host. 

Brothers Osborne to Perform at Grammys Sunday April 3rd on CBS

"THE 64TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS" to air Sunday, April 3; 2022 "CMT MUSIC AWARDS" to move to a later April date, to be announced

The RECORDING ACADEMY has unveiled its first group of artists to perform at this year’s 64TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS. On stage at the SUNDAY, APRIL 3rd show on CBS will be GRAMMY nominees BROTHERS OSBORNE, BTS, BRANDI CARLILE, BILLIE EILISH, LIL NAS X with JACK HARLOW, and OLIVIA RODRIGO. The show will be broadcast live from the MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA in LAS VEGAS. BROTHERS OSBORNE are up for two GRAMMY AWARDS, Best Country Duo/Group Performance and Best Country Album. BTS is nominated for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance. CARLILE, a six-time GRAMMY winner, is nominated for Record Of The Year, Best Pop Solo Performance, Best American Roots Performance, and has two Song Of The Year nominations, one for “Right On Time” and the other for “A Beautiful Noise” with ALICIA KEYS. Seven-time winner EILISH is nominated for seven awards: Record Of The Year, Album Of The Year, Song Of The Year, Best Pop Solo Performance, Best Pop Vocal Album, Best Music Video, and Best Music Film. LIL NAS X is nominated for Record Of The Year, Album Of The Year, Song Of The Year, Best Melodic Rap Performance and Best Music Video. HARLOW, performing with LIL NAS X, has two nominations for his work on LIL NAS X’s “Montero”, Best Melodic Rap Performance and Album Of The Year. First-time nominee RODRIGO is up for seven GRAMMY AWARDS: Record Of The Year, Album Of The Year, Song Of The Year, Best New Artist, Best Pop Solo Performance, Best Pop Vocal Album, and Best Music Video.

Kelsea Ballerini & Anthony Mackie to host “2022 CMT MUSIC AWARDS” on Monday, April 11th on CBS

Kelsea Ballerini & Anthony Mackie to host “2022 CMT MUSIC AWARDS” on Monday, April 11th on CBS

Kelsea Ballerini and Anthony Mackie to host “2022 CMT MUSIC AWARDS” on Monday, April 11th on CBS  Country music’s only entirely fan-voted awards show to air LIVE from Nashville; 2022 Nominations to be revealed Wednesday, March 16th  “CMT MUSIC AWARDS EXTENDED CUT” to air Friday, April 15th on CMT with all-new performances and bonus content.