The 52nd ACM Awards: The weekend country music crushes Vegas

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By Music News Group

Academy of Country MusicThere’s no doubt the main event in Sin City this weekend is Sunday night’s 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards. But if you think that’s all that’s happening around this year’s ACMs — well, you’re dead wrong.

Brett Eldredge got the party started early Thursday night, taping a surprise CMT Instant Jam inside the Cosmopolitan.

First thing Friday morning, ACM hosts Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley officially get the party started with the ceremonial rolling of the dice in front of the show’s new home, T-Mobile Arena. Then Friday afternoon, Thomas Rhett kicks off his Outnumber Hunger campaign with …read more