ACM Awards Adds Kelsea Ballerini, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill

Ballerini Sings Twice; McGraw and Hill Premiere “Speak to a Girl”

Kelsea Ballerini will have twice the fun performing at the 52nd annual ACM Awards.

She will sing live onstage during the telecast, and immediately following the show, Comcast’s Xfinity TV will offer an exclusive encore performance by Ballerini.

She heads to the ACMs with two nominations including female vocalist and video of the year for “Peter Pan.”

Additionally, the show will feature the live performance premiere of the new Tim McGraw and Faith Hill collaboration “Speak to a Girl.” Available Thursday (March 23), it is the first single from the couple’s forthcoming album, which is due later this year.

McGraw’s four ACM nominations include single, song and video of the year for “Humble and Kind.” He shares a vocal event of the year nomination with Florida Georgia Line for “May We All.”

They join previously announced performers Jason Aldean, Brothers Osborne, Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line with the Backstreet Boys, Lady Antebellum, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Maren Morris and Jon Pardi.

Bentley and Bryan will co-host the ACMs live from Las Vegas on April 2 on CBS.