With its prime-time television awards show just around the corner, the Academy of Country Music announced winners in five non-performing categories on Monday. All are first-time ACM winners.
Radio Station of the Year: KUZZ-FM, Bakersfield,
Disc Jockey of the Year: Dusty Chandler, KMLE-FM, Phoenix, Ariz.
Country Nightclub of the Year: Gibson's
Caffe Milano, Nashville, Tenn.
Casino of the Year: Boulder Station, Las Vegas, Nev.
of the Year: Randy Wright, Integrity Events, Nashville, Tenn.
Winners of these awards were determined by the voting membership
of the Academy. Initial nominees were chosen by the ACM's nominations selections committee and approved by the Academy's Board
On Wednesday, May 3, the CBS Television Network will air the Academy's 35th annual awards presentation
ceremonies, produced by dick clark productions. The ceremonies will emanate from the Universal Amphitheatre in California
and will be hosted by Dolly Parton.
During the awards special, awards in a dozen categories will be presented along
with the Academy's Pioneer Award.
See our special event site for complete information about the ACM Awards.