TELECAST TO AIR LIVE FROM MGM GRAND IN LAS VEGAS
Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 8:00 PM live ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network
WHAT: Fans have the extraordinary opportunity to be part of a special moment during Tim McGraw’s live national broadcast debut performance of his new single, “Humble and Kind,” at the 51ST ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS. Beginning Monday, March 14, fans can submit images of themselves holding a sign that says a word or phrase that shows what “Humble and Kind” means to them (e.g. family, love, hope, brother, etc.). Submissions only accepted via Instagram or Facebook and must include the official hashtag, #HumbleandKindACMs. Select photos will be featured on screens behind McGraw during the live telecast of his performance.
The 51st Academy Of Country Music Awards, 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, NV on Sunday, April 3rd at 8:00PM live ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network.
WHEN: Monday, March 14 – Submission process begins
* Fan submissions accepted only via Instagram or Facebook and must include #HumbleandKindACMs. Additional rules and ideas can be viewed here: www.cbs.com/timmcgraw
MORE: The 51st 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 broadcast LIVE from MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 8:00 PM live ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network.
About Tim McGraw:
Tim McGraw has sold more than 40 million records worldwide and dominated the charts with 36 #1 singles. He’s won three Grammy Awards, 16 Academy of Country Music Awards, 14 Country Music Association Awards, 10 American Music Awards, three People’s Choice Awards and numerous other honors. His iconic career achievements include being named the BDS Most Played Artist of the Decade for all music genres and having the Most Played Song of the Decade for all music genres with “Something Like That.” He is the most played Country artist since his debut in 1992, with two singles spending over 10 weeks at #1 (“Live Like You Were Dying” and “Over and Over”). His debut single “Top Of The World,” off his DAMN COUNTRY MUSIC album is his 58th top 10 single. His critically acclaimed acting skills were highlighted in the award winning Friday Night Lights and The Blind Side, and Tim will next appear in Lionsgate’s The Shack alongside Sam Worthington and Octavia Spencer. Tim most recently narrated the ESPN “Shaq and Dale” documentary and co-produced and narrated the NFL Films documentary “Favre Returns.” Connect with Tim at: TimMcGraw.com, Facebook.com/TimMcGraw, on Instagram @TheTimMcGraw, on Twitter @TheTimMcGraw, and onYoutube at youtube.com/TimMcGraw