ACM Performers Announced

Kenny Chesney, Carrie Underwood, Tim McGraw, and host Reba McEntire are among the stars set to perform at the 45th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards show, April 18, at 8 p.m. ET/delayed PT on CBS-TV.

Lady Antebellum, Jason Aldean, Brooks & Dunn, Trace Adkins and Blake Shelton will also perform. Additional acts will be announced soon.

Carrie is the reigning ACM Entertainer of the Year, and is nominated again this year. A victory for Carrie would make her the first female artist to pick up two Entertainer of the Year trophies. The ACM Awards telecast will take place from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

Check out Country Weekly’s picks to win the ACM Awards in our April 12 issue, on newsstands April 5.

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