ACM Awards 2020: Where to watch and what to know about the Academy of Country Music Awards - Fox News
|Fox News 16 Sep 2020 at 18:53|
Keith Urban is set to host the affair for the first timeWednesday night, and favorite performers will deliver hits live from Nashville, Tenn., after the show was moved from Las Vegas amid the coronavirus pandemic .
This year the ACMs are also going without an audience, but that doesnt mean the fan interaction wont be in effect.
Miranda Lambert and Maren Morris during the 54th Academy Of Country Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 07, 2019, in Las Vegas. (Getty)
The performances are different this year in the sense that theyll take place from three separate venues in and around Nashville, each with their own unique history, including the Grand Ole Opry House, historic Ryman Auditorium and The Bluebird Cafe.
The nominations pit the industrys best against each other, withMorris andRhett leading the stout performance lineup in total nominations. Bryan, Church, Combs, Underwood and Rhett all up for consideration for the coveted title of Entertainer of the Year.
Presenters for the evening include Lauren Alaina , Lily Aldridge, Clint and Lisa Hartman Black, Bobby Bones, Cam, Darius Rucker and Runaway June.
Taylor Swift and Keith Urban attend Tim McGraw s Superstar Summer Night presented by the Academy of Country Music at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 8, 2013, in Las Vegas. (Getty)
With the show expecting so many live performances, some of the winners have already been announced ahead of the big night.
Lambert, Morris, Ashley McBryde, Tenille Townes, Caylee Hammack and Elle King took home the honor in the ACM Award Music Event of the Year category for Fooled Around And Fell In Love."
Meanwhile, Rhett won the ACM Award for video of the year for Remember You Young," and Hillary Lindsey was crowned songwriter of the year.