Performers Announced for the 2018 ACM Awards

March 7, 2018

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Performers have been announced for Country Music's Party of the Year.

Kenny Chesney, Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Keith UrbanBlake Shelton, Dierks Bentley, Miranda Lambert, Lady AntebellumFlorida Georgia LineThomas Rhett, Kelsea Ballerini, and Maren Morris will all take the stage at the 53rd Academy of Country Music Awards April 15.

Presenters for the ceremony include New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees, Entertainment Tonight host Nancy O'Dell, actress Rebecca Romijn, and Olympic Alpine Skier Lindsey Vonn.

Pop star Bebe Rexha will be joining Florida Georgia Line's Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley in Las Vegas to perform "Meant to Be." Their latest collaboration recently broke a country chart record while spending 14 weeks at No. 1.

It was also previously announced that Reba McEntire will return as the host this year to honor the biggest names in country music. The 2018 ACM Awards will mark the music legend's fifteenth time hosting the ceremony since 1984.

The 53rd Academy of Country Music Awards will air LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 15 at 8pm ET on CBS.