ACM Honors Adds Glen Campbell Tribute

Blake Shelton, Toby Keith, Dierks Bentley and Keith Urban to Honor Music Legend

The 10th annual ACM Honors has added an all-star tribute to Glen Campbell featuring Blake Shelton, Toby Keith, Dierks Bentley and Keith Urban. The foursome will sing a medley of Campbell’s biggest hits culminating with his iconic song “Rhinestone Cowboy.”

Campbell, who was diagnosed in 2010 with Alzheimer’s disease, will be honored with the Academy of Country Music’s Career Achievement Award. Campbell’s wife Kim will accept the award on his behalf.

Lady Antebellum will host Tuesday’s (Aug. 30) event at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium. The night will be taped for a two-hour television special, airing Sept. 9 on CBS.

Tickets are on sale through Ticketmaster.

Lauren Tingle is a Tennessean and storyteller who eats music for breakfast, lunch and dinner. When she’s not writing or rocking out, she enjoys yoga and getting lost in the great outdoors.