Academy of Country Music Awards Schedule
The Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards are considered to be the biggest
night in country music, and for good reason. The Awards show has been recognizing iconic country music artists such as Garth
Brooks, Merle Haggard, Loretta Lynn and George Strait, and helping the rising country stars of today go for their dreams since
The Academy of Country Music Awards showcase awards recognizing male and female vocalists, albums, songs,
videos and musicians. The awards are usually presented in April or May and celebrate achievements for the previous year.
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Academy of Country Music Awards Background
Academy of Country Music Award first came about in the 1960s to help promote country music not only across the U.S. but also
across the world. Its trademark "hat" trophy was developed in 1968. In 1972, the award ceremony was televised for the first
time ever on ABC. In 1979, the Academy teamed up with Dick Clark Productions to produce the awards show. Dick Clark and Al
Schwartz were producers while Gene Weed was the director. Under their leadership, the show jumped from NBC to CBS, where fans
can still catch the show today! In 2003, the awards show moved from L.A. to Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. The
show is now hosted at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Also, the New York firm Society Awards makes the more contemporary rendition
of the famous "hat" trophy. In 2004, the organization added online awards voting for its professional members.
then, it has become a household event for families to watch together, as their favorite artists walk the red carpet and accept
country music's biggest awards.
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Academy of Country Music Awards Artists of the Decade
The most prestigious awards
are for Entertainer of the Year and Artist of the Decade. Current Artists of the Decade Award recipients include: George Strait
(2000s); Garth Brooks (1990s); Alabama (1980s); Loretta Lynn (1970s); and Marty Robbins (1960s).
Academy of Country
Music Awards Trivia
The Triple-Crown Award is an exclusive honor that has been given to only five country artists in
Academy of Country Music Awards history. The honor differentiates achievement in a solo artist earning the Top New Male/Female
Vocalist and/or Top New Artist category, Entertainer of the Year and Male/Female Vocalist of the Year. The five artists are
based on their initial year winning each of the awards. Triple-Crown Award honorees include: Kenny Chesney, Merle Haggard,
Mickey Gilley, Barbara Mandrell and Carrie Underwood.
Academy of Country Music Awards Fan Experience
music fans have been avidly watching the Academy of Country Music Awards since the mid-1960s, and although the artists collecting
the accolades cycle through the industry every so often, the awards show has remained a consistent favorite of the country
music crowd. The Academy of Country Music Awards embraces a sterling reputation that should be enough to convince you to buy
yourself ticketsto see your favorite country music crooners perform live.
If you're looking for a great show, you're
definitely in the right spot, as the Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, brings the best country
music stars for a unique show that you're just not going to find anywhere else. As the best musicians of the year are honored,
you're also given a great concert experience that have had country music fans turning up for a very long time, solidifying
it as a staple of the country music scene in the process. There has never been a better time to put down the remote and see
the event for yourself, as it will be a completely different level of experience than you can dream of conjuring up from home
no matter how impressive your flatscreen and sound system are.
Come out to the Academy of Country Music Awards and you'll
see a steady stream of unbelievable bands and musicians that will give you plenty of different musical styles and flavors,
making it an unbelievable concert experience that you'll be talking about long after it's all over. There has never been a
better time to ditch the couch and make it out to see a great show that everyone will be buzzing about around town.
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