11th Annual ACM Honors To Celebrate Willie Nelson, Reba McEntire, Dolly Parton, And More

ACM Honors will be held at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville on Wednesday, Aug. 23.


Get ready for a blockbuster event celebrating some of the biggest names in country music history!

The 11th Annual ACM Honors will be held at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville on Wednesday, Aug. 23, and will be shown on CBS and CBS All Access later this year. The evening will highlight special honorees and off-camera category winners from the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards.

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An impressive list of country music's biggest superstars will be honored at the event, including Willie Nelson, Reba McEntire, Dolly Parton, Eric Church, Toby Keith, Kelsea Ballerini, radio personality Bob Kingsley, the TV show Nashville, George Strait, and author Shel Silverstein (who will be awarded posthumously).

Additional off-camera categories that will be celebrated include Industry Awards, Studio Recording Awards, and Songwriter of the Year Award, which was bestowed to Lori McKenna, the first woman to win the category.

The Academy of Country Music Special Awards are voted on by the ACM Board of Directors for specific achievements.

Stay tuned for more information about the 11th Annual ACM Honors on CBS and CBS All Access!