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Just Announced: Full Lineup of Performers for the 2021 ACM Awards

Announced this morning, the full lineup for the 2021 ACM Awards which will take place April 18th live from Nashville’s Bluebird Cafe’, The Ryman Auditorium, and of course, The Grand Ole Opry. 29 performers will perform 30 + songs to add to the celebration of country music.

Miranda Lambert with her The Marfa Tapes collaborators, Jon Randall and Jack Ingram will showcase one of their new songs as well as her duet with Elle King, “Drunk (And I Don’t Wanna Go Home)”. Gospel singer Cece Winans will join Carrie Underwood to perform “Great Is Thy Faithfulness” from Underwood’s most recent release, My Savior.

Other performers announced were Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, Lee Brice, Brothers Osborne, Kane Brown, Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney, Luke Combs, Dan + Shay, Ryan Hurd, Alan Jackson, Little Big Town, Ashley McBryde, Carly Pearce, Thomas Rhett, Blake Shelton, Keith Urban, Chris Stapleton, and Chris Young.

Keith Urban will be the host for the night, along with Mickey Guyton who shared an emotional video on Instagram when Urban asked her to co-host.

The 56th Academy of Country Music Awards airs live Sunday, April 18th, at 8 p.m. ET on CBS.

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