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Chesney, Underwood, Urban to perform at ACMs

Thursday, February 25, 2016 – Kenny Chesney, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban, Cam and Florida Georgia Line will perform on the 51st Academy of Country Music Awards in April.

These were the first set of performers announced by ACM.

The ceremony, co-hosted by Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley, is produced for television by dick clark productions and will be broadcast live from MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 3 at 8 p.m. live eastern time on CBS.

Chesney will also be raced over to the Las Vegas Festival Grounds where he is headlining the last night of the 4th ACM Party for a Cause Festival.

Additional acts and presenters will be announced in the coming weeks.

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