ACM Awards 2017: By the Numbers

Before country’s biggest stars converge in Las Vegas for the ACM Awards, Cody’s got a preview by the numbers.

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The Academy of Country Music Awards will hold its 52nd annual ceremony in 2017.


More than 25 performers are set to take the stage during “Country Music’s Party of the Year,” including Carrie Underwood, Kelsea Ballerini, Little Big Town and more.


If Miranda Lambert wins the coveted Female Vocalist of the Year on Sunday, she will have taken the trophy eight consecutive times, breaking the seven-win tie she now shares with Reba.  


Keith Urban leads the pack of nominees at the Las Vegas shindig with a total of seven nominations.


Six all-star collaborations are set to shine on the ACM Awards stage, including Florida Georgia Line with the Backstreet Boys as well as Tim McGraw and Faith Hill. The husband and wife duo will debut “Speak To A Girl,” the first single from their first-ever joint album.


Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley return this year for their second-consecutive go at hosting.


Maren Morris will make her debut at the ACM Awards as a first-time nominee. She enters Sunday night already a winner in the New Female Vocalist of the Year category. She is also nominated in five other categories, including Album of the Year.

Related: 25 Years of Female Vocalist of the Year Winners at the ACM Awards

Watch the 52nd ACM Awards live from Las Vegas Sunday at 8/7c on CBS.

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