​56th ACM Awards To Broadcast Live On Sunday, Apr. 18, 2021

The 56th ACM Awards® will be broadcast live at 8/7c on CBS and Paramount+.
Posted on Jul 9, 2020 | 09:00am
Country Music's Party of the Year® will return to its traditional spring schedule when The 56th Academy of Country Music Awards™ are broadcast live on Sunday, Apr. 18, 2021 at 8/7c on CBS and Paramount+.

The 56th ACM Awards® will be broadcast live from three iconic country music venues: The Grand Ole Opry House, Nashville's historic Ryman Auditorium and the Bluebird Cafe.

"We're thrilled to return to music city's most iconic venues as we come together on April 18th to celebrate the best in Country Music, back in our normal awards cycle," said Damon Whiteside, CEO of the Academy of Country Music. "A huge thank you to the city of Nashville, the Grand Ole Opry House, Ryman Auditorium and Bluebird Cafe for welcoming us back to Nashville, where we can look out for the safety of our artists while shining a spotlight on this vibrant city after a tough 2020."

Dedicated to honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent in the country music industry, the 56th ACM Awards® will feature exciting performances, unprecedented collaborations, surprising moments, and more to be announced.

The health and safety of the artists, fans, industry, staff and partners involved in the ACM Awards is the number one priority. All guidelines set forth by national, state and local health officials will be closely followed and implemented during the production along with additional safety measures to be instated by dick clark productions and the Academy of Country Music.

Additional details about the 56th Academy of Country Music Awards, including the host and performers, ticket on-sale dates, hotel information, and more will be announced in the coming months.

Watch the 56th Academy of Country Music Awards™ on Sunday, Apr. 18, 2021 at 8/7c on CBS and Paramount+.