50th Country Music Awards Show Live Tonight On CBS


Sunday, April 19th 2015, 11:20 am
By: News On 6


Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan will host the 50th Anniversary of the Academy of Country Music awards starting at 7 p.m. Sunday on CBS.

Oklahoman Miranda Lambert leads this year's nominations for the Academy of Country Music Awards with eight nods.

Dierks Bentley follows closely behind with seven nominations, while Florida Georgia Line is up for five. Luke Bryan and Kenny Chesney, meanwhile, are in the running for four awards each.

Lambert will compete for entertainer against Bryan, Garth Brooks, Jason Aldean and Florida Georgia Line.

The ACMs, hosted by Bryan and Blake Shelton, are celebrating their 50th anniversary this year. The show will air live April 19 from the AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, on CBS.