NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 18, 2013 - Award-winning crooner Tim McGraw has been tapped to perform at the upcoming 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards. Joining him on the lineup are Taylor Swift, Jason Aldean, Kenny Chesney, Eric Church, Lady Antebellum and Little Big Town. This new round of performers accompany previously announced Nashville-based artists Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Kelly Clarkson, Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, George Strait, Hunter Hayes and The Band Perry.
The awards show will go live on Sunday, April 7, from the MGM Garden Arena in Las Vegas, set to broadcast on CBS. The three-hour event will be co-hosted by Bryan and Shelton.
In addition to the main event, Brad Paisley will headline the 3rd Annual ACM Fan Jam with special guests Dierks Bentley, Hayes, Brantley Gilbert, Jana Kramer and Florida Georgia Line. R&B singer LL Cool J will make a special appearance at the event, emcee'd by Storme Warren.