Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood to Announce ACM Nominees

Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will announce the nominees for the 43rd annual Academy of Country Music Awards during a March 4 press conference at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville. The awards show will take place May 18 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and will be telecast live on CBS. The announcement of the nominees comes one day before the beginning of Country Radio Seminar, an annual conference of radio executives from throughout the nation. On March 5, Paisley will headline the Music City Jam, a CRS concert sponsored by the ACM and United Stations Radio Networks.