Academy of Country Music Awards 2015 (Photos)

 

Musician Luke Bryan, winner of the Entertainer of the Year Award; and Vocal Event of the Year Award for 'This Is How We Roll', poses in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta

Musician Luke Bryan, winner of the Entertainer of the Year Award; and Vocal Event of the Year Award for ‘This Is How We Roll’, poses in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta

Sunday, April 19, 2015 – The 50th ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, was co-hosted by Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton anddedicated to honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent in the country music industry. There were performances by Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Garth Brooks, Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney, Eric Church, Alan Jackson, Miranda Lambert, Martina McBride, Brad Paisley, Reba, Blake Shelton, George Strait, Keith Urban, Brooks & Dunn, Florida Georgia Line, Lady Antebellum, and Little Big Town, plus special duets by Christina Aguilera with Rascal Flatts and Nick Jonas with Dan + Shay, as well as ACM New Artist of the Year Presented by Kohl’s nominees Sam Hunt, Thomas Rhett, and Cole Swindell.

 

Musicians Brian Kelley (L) and Tyler Hubbard of Florida Georgia Line, winners of Vocal Duo of the Year Award; and Vocal Event of the Year for 'This Is How We Roll', pose in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta

Musicians Brian Kelley (L) and Tyler Hubbard of Florida Georgia Line, winners of Vocal Duo of the Year Award; and Vocal Event of the Year for ‘This Is How We Roll’, pose in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta

 

Honoree Miranda Lambert, winner of the Female Vocalist of the Year Award; Song of the Year Award for 'Automatic'; Album of the Year Award for 'Platinum'; and recipient of the Milestone Award for Most Awarded Solo Female Artist, poses in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta

Honoree Miranda Lambert, winner of the Female Vocalist of the Year Award; Song of the Year Award for ‘Automatic’; Album of the Year Award for ‘Platinum’; and recipient of the Milestone Award for Most Awarded Solo Female Artist, poses in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta

 

Musicians Ronnie Dunn (L) and Kix Brooks of Brooks & Dunn, recipients of the Milestone Award for Most Awarded Artist pose in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta

Musicians Ronnie Dunn (L) and Kix Brooks of Brooks & Dunn, recipients of the Milestone Award for Most Awarded Artist pose in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta

 

Sara Reeveley (L) kisses singer Lee Brice, winner of the Single Record of the Year Award for 'I Don't Dance', in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta

Sara Reeveley (L) kisses singer Lee Brice, winner of the Single Record of the Year Award for ‘I Don’t Dance’, in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta

 

Lee Brice, winner of the Single Record of the Year Award for 'I Don't Dance', poses in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta

Lee Brice, winner of the Single Record of the Year Award for ‘I Don’t Dance’, poses in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta

 

Singer Cole Swindell, winner of the New Artist of the Year Award, poses in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta

Singer Cole Swindell, winner of the New Artist of the Year Award, poses in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta

 

(L-R) Musicians Phillip Sweet, Kimberly Schlapman, Karen Fairchild and Jimi Westbrook of Little Big Town, winners of the Vocal Group of the Year pose in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta

(L-R) Musicians Phillip Sweet, Kimberly Schlapman, Karen Fairchild and Jimi Westbrook of Little Big Town, winners of the Vocal Group of the Year pose in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta

 

Honoree Reba McEntire, recipient of the Milestone Award for Most Awarded ACM Female Vocalist Of The Year poses in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta

Honoree Reba McEntire, recipient of the Milestone Award for Most Awarded ACM Female Vocalist Of The Year poses in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta

 

Honoree George Strait, recipient of the Milestone Award for ACM Winner Over Four Decades, poses in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta

Honoree George Strait, recipient of the Milestone Award for ACM Winner Over Four Decades, poses in the press room at the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. Photo © Manuel Nauta