The performers for the 44th annual Academy of Country Music Awards were announced today, with country superstars like Toby Keith, Tim McGraw and Taylor Swift all due to take the stage. The April 5 show, hosted by Reba McEntire, will take place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Other performers include Sugarland, Rascal Flatts, Miranda Lambert and Heidi Newfield.
This year, Carrie Underwood is the only woman nominated in the Entertainer of the Year category against tough competition like Kenny Chesney, Keith Urban, George Strait and Brad Paisley. Other nominees include newcomer Julianne Hough and Taylor Swift. LeAnn Rimes will receive this year’s ACM/The Home Depot Humanitarian Award for her community service work.
The ACM Awards will be broadcast live on CBS at 8 p.m. ET on April 5.