Tuesday, February 22, 2022
– Dolly Parton, Carrie Underwood, Eric Church, Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan and Kane Brown are among artists slated to perform at the Academy of Country Music awards coming March 8.
Brittney Spencer, Brothers Osborne, Chris Young, Gabby Barrett, Kelsea Ballerini, Jimmie Allen, Jordan Davis and Mitchell Tenpenny will all hit the stage at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas.
The two-hour show, featuring more than 20 performances, will stream live without commercial interruption and is hosted by icon Parton and co-hosted by Barrett and Allen.
Parton will be joined by Kelsea Ballerini for a performance of "Big Dreams and Faded Jeans," from her album "Run, Rose, Run," set for release on March 4.
Barrett and Allen will join together for a special two song performance at the top of the show.
Duo of the Year nominees Brothers Osborne will play material from their "Skeletons" album.
Young, who leads this year's field with seven nominations, will perform his anthem "Raised on Country," and Mitchell Tenpenny will join Young for a performance of their upbeat tune "At the End of a Bar."
Brown will make the performance debut of his new release "Leave You Alone."
Underwood, Church and Aldean will also take the stage, with performance details for each to come.
Bryan will pre-tape a special performance of his sentimental ballad "Up." Seven-time nominee Jordan Davis will be joined by Bryan to perform "Buy Dirt," which has earned Davis four nominations in this year's show.
Previously announced performers include Walker Hayes, Maren Morris, Thomas Rhett, Chris Stapleton, Parmalee and Blanco Brown featuring Brooke Eden ("Just The Way"), Carly Pearce and Ashley McBryde ("Never Wanted to Be That Girl") and BRELAND ("Praise The Lord").