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Keith Urban, Miranda Lambert to Perform on 2020 ACM Awards

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Written by Lauren Laffer
Keith Urban, Miranda Lambert to Perform on 2020 ACM Awards
NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE - AUGUST 21: Miranda Lambert and Keith Urban backstage during the 13th Annual ACM Honors at Ryman Auditorium on August 21, 2019 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Terry Wyatt/Getty Images for Academy of Country Music)

The 55th Academy of Country Music Awards will feature performances from Keith Urban and Miranda Lambert, the Academy of Country Music announced today (3/11).

In a press release from the ACM, Country Music’s Party of the Year will feature a performance from this year’s host, as well as one from Lambert, both of whom are nominees. She will also perform with Lindsay Ell, Caylee Hammack, Elle King, Ashley McBryde and Tenille Townes for the live television premiere of their Music Event of the Year nominated song “Fooled Around and Fell in Love.”

The performances are the first from the ACM, who added in their release that the show is presently scheduled to go on, despite growing concerns surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak. The release states at the Academy of Country Music and dick clark productions are monitoring the situation closely and working with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Southern Nevada Health District, and other agencies and experts for advice.

The 55th annual ACM Awards will air live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 5 on CBS from 8-11 p.m. EST. See the full list of nominations here.