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Performances at the 2017 ACM Awards


Here are the scheduled performers for the 52nd ACM Awards and what we know about what they will be performing at the ceremony. The show will be hosted by Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 2. The show will air live on CBS-TV at 8:00pm EST.

  • Jason Aldean
  • Kelsea Ballerini will sing her latest single, “Yeah Boy.”
  • Dierks Bentley
  • Brothers Osborne
  • Luke Bryan
  • Lady Antebellum will perform their latest single, “You Look Good.”
  • Sam Hunt
  • Miranda Lambert will be playing “Tin Man,” a song from her ACM-nominated album The Weight of These Wings.
  • Little Big Town
  • Maren Morris
  • Jon Pardi
  • Rascal Flatts
  • Chris Stapleton, sent out a press release stating that he will be debuting new music; but a song title was not revealed.
  • Brett Eldredge
  • Old Dominion will sing their latest single, “No Such Thing as a Broken Heart.”
  • Reba McEntire and contemporary Christian artist Lauren Daigle will be performing McEntire’s newest single, “Back to God.”
  • Tim McGraw and Faith Hill will be singing their new duet, “Speak to a Girl.”
  • Thomas Rhett and Morris will perform Rhett’s brand-new single, “Craving You.”
  • Cole Swindell and Bentley will sing their single “Flatliner.”
  • Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban will be performing their single “The Fighter.”
  • Florida Georgia Line and the Backstreet Boys will be singing a medley, which no doubt will include their collaborative single “God, Your Mama and Me.”

At the ACM Awards press conference on March 31, Bryan and Bentley hinted about a performance, featuring the two of them “teaming up with a rock icon to honor a rock icon.”  There is also a rumor  that Shania Twain will debut a new single during a surprise 2017 ACM Awards performance, though neither the Academy of Country Music nor Twain has publicly commented on, confirmed or denied the report.

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