ACM PRESENTS: AN ALL-STAR SALUTE TO THE TROOPS,” A TWO-HOUR
STAR-STUDDED CONCERT EVENT FEATURING A PERFORMANCE BY LADY ANTEBELLUM TO BE BROADCAST TUESDAY, MAY 20 ON THE CBS TELEVISION NETWORK
TWEET: Join @LadyAntebellum & more 4 #ACM salute 2 the troops, 5/20, 9pm on CBS!
The Academy of Country Music and dick clark productions have announced ACM PRESENTS: AN ALL-STAR SALUTE TO THE TROOPS, a concert event featuring some of the biggest names in country music paying tribute to our armed forces, will be broadcast Tuesday, May 20 (9:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. The special will be taped Monday, April 7 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
Country music superstars Merle Haggard, George Strait, Carrie Underwood, Florida Georgia Line, Lady Antebellum and The Band Perryare the first artists to be added to the all-star lineup of performers for the event. The concert will honor the country’s remarkable servicemen and women and include special moments and stories of incredible bravery and integrity. Proceeds from ticket sales for ACM PRESENTS: AN ALL-STAR SALUTE TO THE TROOPS will benefit ACM Lifting Lives, the charitable arm of the Academy. For more information, please log onto www.ACMLiftingLives.org or www.ACMcountry.com or follow on Twitter at @ACMawards for more immediate updates.
Tickets for ACM Presents: An All-Star Salute to the Troops are on sale NOW at Ticketmaster, priced at $105, $155 and $205. Proceeds from ticket sales will benefit ACM Lifting Lives, the charitable arm of the Academy.
Hey Team Lady A'ers! The following shows will have their presales this week:
LADY ANTEBELLUM TAKES FANS ON A “JOY RIDE”AT BOSTON’S SOLD OUT TD GARDEN SHOW THIS WEEKEND
Trio Nabs Four Nominations for Upcoming 49th Annual ACM Awards
GRAMMY winning trio Lady Antebellum’s North American TAKE ME DOWNTOWN TOUR visited Boston's TD Garden this weekend with a sold out crowd. Boston Herald noted "having the time of their lives…the Nashville-based trio delivered a 90-minute, high-energy show that was chockfull of golden moments.”
“And when their voices locked into pristine harmony on such tunes as foot-stomping opener 'Compass,' wistful 'Just a Kiss,' and propulsive 'I Run to You'…a sold-out crowd at the TD Garden Friday night was happy to take the ride.” – Boston Globe
“Compass” is driving through the Top 10 on the country radio charts as the trio recently received news of their four ACM nominations including a nod for “Vocal Group of the Year.” This weekend, the TAKE ME DOWNTOWN TOUR will stop in Minneapolis, MN and Grand Rapids, MI with special guests Kip Moore and Kacey Musgraves. For a full list of tour dates and for ticket information, visit www.ladyantebellum.com.