Academy of Country Music Awards New Artist of the Year nominees Brantley Gilbert, Hunter Hayes and Scotty McCreery will perform at the second annual ACM Fan Jam and Post-Award Concert, hosted by Zac Brown Band, at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. Their performances at the ACM Fan Jam, the fans-only live concert event taking place in Las Vegas during and after the 47th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, will be broadcast during the awards show, airing live from 7 to 10 p.m. Sunday, April 1 on the CBS Television Network.
Also taking to the ACM Fan Jam stage will be electric cowboy DeeJay Silver, who will produce signature country music remixes and mash-ups for fans in between performances.
As previously announced, ACM Award winners and multi-platinum artists Zac Brown Band will headline the second annual ACM Fan Jam, which gives country music lovers the ultimate fan-pass to be part of the ACM Awards. Throughout the three-hour awards broadcast from the MGM Grand Garden Arena, live ACM Fan Jam performances by top-tier music acts will be shown via remote from the Mandalay Bay Events Center.
After making it through the first round of fan voting, newcomer nominees Gilbert, Hayes and McCreery will now compete for the coveted ACM New Artist of the Year title. The winner will be awarded on the ACM Fan Jam stage during the live broadcast of the ACM Awards.
Fans can vote for their favorite New Artist at www.VoteACM.com until 7 p.m. Sunday, April 1, before the live show starts.
DeeJay Silver has been a top touring DJ/remixer/producer for more than 10 years and has played in premier venues in virtually every major market in the United States, Mexico and Canada. Having recently toured with Jason Aldean’s “My Kinda Party Tour” featuring Eric Church and the JaneDear girls, as well as Rascal Flatts’ “Flatts Fest,” DeeJay Silver has entertained millions of listeners with his unique brand of music mixing – party rock country style.