First Round ACM Performers Announced 

The 49th annual ACM Awards promise to be a barn-burner.

ACM Award nominees Jason AldeanLuke BryanMiranda LambertBlake SheltonGeorge StraitKeith Urban and The Band Perry are have been tapped to perform on the 49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards.  The ceremony, which will be co-hosted by Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton, will be broadcast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas April 6th at 8pm ET/delayed PT on the CBS.

And by the by - as we told you before, in addition to Luke Bryan’s ACM Awards performance, he's also teaming up with Florida Georgia Line at the 4th Annual ACM Fan Jam via live remote at the Mandalay Bay Events Center during the awards telecast. Impressed? Just wait - additional acts and presenters will be announced in the coming weeks.