via press release:
SHAKIRA AND BLAKE SHELTON TO PERFORM TOGETHER
ON THE “49TH ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS,”
BROADCAST LIVE FROM THE MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA IN LAS VEGAS
SUNDAY, APRIL 6 ON THE CBS TELEVISION NETWORK
Multi-platinum singer/songwriter and global recording artist Shakira will perform her single “Medicine,” featuring ACM co-host Blake Shelton, who is up for five nominations including Entertainer of the Year, on the 49th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, to be broadcast from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Sunday, April 6 (8:00-11:00 PM, live ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network.
Both of these artists join previously announced performers Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Brett Eldredge, Hunter Hayes, Miranda Lambert, Toby Keith, Justin Moore, Kip Moore, George Strait, Keith Urban, The Band Perry, Florida Georgia Line, and Lady Antebellum with legendary musician Stevie Nicks. Additional acts and presenters will be announced in the coming week.
The 49th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, dedicated to honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent in the country music industry, is produced for television by dick clark productions. Allen Shapiro, Mike Mahan, R.A. Clark and Barry Adelman are executive producers. Bob Romeo is executive producer for the Academy of Country Music.
CHEAT TWEET: Don’t miss when @shakira & @blakeshelton perform “Medicine” live on the #ACMs Sun., 4/6, 8pm! #CBS http://bit.ly/1pGrox8
RATING: To Be Announced