Newcomer Categories Combined For One New Artist of the Year Award
Encino, CA (January 13, 2012) – The Academy of Country Music and Great American Country (GAC) announced today that for the fourth consecutive year, the newcomer category for the 47th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards — New Artist of the Year—will be opened up to interactive fan voting through VoteACM.com and GACtv.com/ACM, beginning Monday, January 16, 2012.
The “Storm Warning” Artist Will Perform at the Renowned Venue on December 1st
NASHVILLE, TN – (November 28, 2011) - Multi-talented musician, writer, producer and performer Hunter Hayes sells out his upcoming show at the world famous Troubadour, in Los Angeles, CA. Hunter will take the stage this Thursday, December 1st as part of his headlining “Most Wanted” Fall Tour 2011. His debut single, “Storm Warning” is climbing the charts and is off his Atlantic Records debut. Beginning in January, Hunter will join Rascal Flatts on their “Thaw Out 2012” tour.
NASHVILLE, TN – (November 15, 2011) – Reigning CMA Male Vocalist of the Year, Blake Shelton will headline the Coca-Cola Racing Family Concert at NASCAR Championship Drive Thursday, November 17 at the Homestead-Miami Speedway in Miami Beach. Multi-talented musician, writer, producer and performer Hunter Hayes will be the featured guest for the event. The free concert will help kick-off the NASCAR Champion Drive event festivities. For more information, visit www.nascar.com/championshipdrive.
Featuring Blake Shelton Headlines Events
Fan Festival Includes Driver Appearances, Race Hauler Parade and Youth Festival
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Oct. 26, 2011) – NASCAR Championship Drive is cruising back to Miami Beach.
In its second year, the outdoor fan festival and Coca-Cola Racing Family Concert featuring Blake Shelton, which are free to fans, will take place Nov. 17-18 at Lummus Park and officially kick-off Ford Championship Weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Hunter Will Join Rascal Flatts on their “Thaw Out 2012” Tour Beginning in January
NASHVILLE, TN – (October 19, 2011) – Multi-talented musician, writer, producer and performer Hunter Hayes will make his debut on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on November 10. Performing live with The Roots, Hunter will perform his hit single “Storm Warning” from his self-titled Atlantic Records Top 10 debut album available now. Beginning January 12, Hunter will join Rascal Flatts on their tour “Thaw Out 2012,” which kicks-off in Charleston, WV.
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