ACM Awards 2019 : Nashville is taking over Sin City for the 54th ACM Awards. The show broadcasts live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Should you have any questions about when the show starts, how to tune in or who’s taking the stage to perform this year, you’ll find the answer in our comprehensive ACM 2019 guide below.
ACM Awards 2019 live stream from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 7 at 8 p.m. ET/delayed PT on CBS.
ETonline will begin coverage at 2 p.m. PT with red carpet photos and interviews. Nancy O’Dell will be on the red carpet and have exclusive backstage access to the biggest country artists and winners of the night.
ET Live will be bringing you all the red carpet action in real time, going live from the red carpet with hosts Sophie Schillaci and Cassie DiLaura at 3 p.m. PT.
In the gallery below, find Carrie Underwood seated right next to country icon George Strait, who’ll have Florida Georgia Line directly on his other side.
Miranda Lambert and Maren Morris will be on tour this year on Lambert’s all-female Roadside Bars & Pink Guitars Tours 2019, and they’ll get a chance to chat about it on Sunday night (April 7) in Las Vegas, since they’re sitting next to each other.
Jason Aldean will receive the Dick Clark Artist of the Decade Award during the ACM Awards 2019, and he’s also performing. Strait and Lambert will team up for a collaboration at the 2019 ACM Awards, and Lambert who is the most-awarded artist in ACM Awards 2019 history with 32 wins to her credit is also set to perform a flashback medley of her greatest hits.
Other all-star collaborations for the 2019 ACM Awards include Brooks & Dunn with Luke Combs, Khalid with Kane Brown, Jason Aldean with Kelly Clarkson, Dierks Bentley and Brandi Carlile, Eric Church with Ashley McBryde, Dan + Shay with Kelly Clarkson and Maren Morris with Brothers Osborne.
ETonline exclusively revealed the nominees’ seven categories, including Album of the Year, Single of the Year and the New Artists of the Year. See below for the complete list of nominees.
ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR
FEMALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR
MALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR
DUO OF THE YEAR
Dan + Shay
Florida Georgia Line
Maddie & Tae
GROUP OF THE YEAR
Little Big Town
NEW FEMALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR
NEW MALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR