Womack, Keith to Perform, Dixie Chicks to Present on ACM Awards

Top contenders Lee Ann Womack and Toby Keith will perform live during The 36th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, to be broadcast May 9 on CBS. Also set to perform are Brooks & Dunn, Billy Gilman and Brad Paisley. Scheduled to present awards during the three-hour special are nominees Montgomery Gentry, The Kinleys, John Michael Montgomery, first-time nominee Aaron Tippin and Martie Seidel and Emily Robison of the Dixie Chicks. Former ACM winner LeAnn Rimes will host the event, which will be held at the Universal Amphitheater in Los Angeles.