54th ACM Awards® To Be Broadcast LIVE From MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Sunday, April 7, 2019 on the CBS Television Network
The 54th ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™ will broadcast LIVE from MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 8:00 PM ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network. The 54th ACM Awards, honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent in country music, will feature exciting performances, unprecedented collaborations, surprising moments and more!
Reba McEntire is the host.
Reigning Male Artist Of The Year, Chris Stapleton received six nominations in four categories, including his second nod for Entertainer Of The Year, while Dan + Shay earned six nominations, including their sixth nod for Duo Of The Year.
Kacey Musgraves earned five nominations in three categories, including a nod for Female Artist Of The Year and twice for Album Of The Year, as both artist and producer for Golden Hour.
Dierks Bentley received four nominations, including his fourth nod for Album Of The Year, which is up for the category this year for The Mountain. Also earning four nominations are Brothers Osborne and Florida Georgia Line.
Finally, this year will also mark the return of the ACM Artist Of The Decade Honor, which will be announced in the coming weeks.
Only five other acts have received the award, including Marty Robbins (1969), Loretta Lynn (1979), Alabama (1988), Garth Brooks (1998), and George Strait (2009).