The Academy of Country Music announced the first round of artists who will perform at the 50th Academy of Country Music Awards next month.
The lineup for the Academy's golden anniversary show includes country music stars Garth Brooks, Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney, Eric Church, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, Keith Urban, Florida Georgia Line, plus Sam Hunt, Thomas Rhett and Cole Swindell.
Reigning Entertainer of the Year and Artist of the Decade, George Strait, will debut new music.
Reba McEntire is returning to the ACM Award to perform for the first time in five years on the telecast.
Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton will co-host the event, which will be held at AT&T Stadium in Arlington on Sunday, April 19.