About the Academy of Country Music Awards
th Academy of Country Music Awards is dedicated to honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent in the country music industry. The show is produced for television by dick clark productions and will be broadcast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in
Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 8:00 PM live ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network.
Allen Shapiro, Orly Adelson and
R.A. Clark are executive producers.
Barry Adelman is producer, and
Bob Bardo is the executive in charge of production.
Bob Romeo is executive producer for the Academy of Country Music. For more information, please visit
About ACM Lifting Lives
ACM Lifting Lives is the philanthropic arm of the Academy of Country Music dedicated to improving lives through the power of music. Each year, ACM Lifting Lives® provides grants to music therapy and music education programs. Other giving includes serving members of the country music community who face unexpected medical or financial hardship through the Diane Holcomb Emergency Relief Fund and partnering with artists to improve lives through music. Downloads and direct donations of Toby Keith's performance on the 45 th annual telecast, Darius Rucker's performance on the 46 th annual telecast and Little Big Town's performance on the 47 th annual telecast raised funds and awareness for Stand Up To Cancer, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center and ConAgra Foods' Child Hunger Ends Here campaign respectively. For more information, please visit www.ACMLiftingLives.org.
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