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2016 ACM Awards Performers: Tim McGraw, Jason Aldean, More Join Lineup

2016 ACM Awards performers
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The Academy of Country Music has added more star power to the 2016 ACM Awards performance lineup. Luke Bryan, Tim McGraw, Chris StapletonJason Aldean and Thomas Rhett have all joined the list of performers who will take the stage at the upcoming awards show.

While McGraw is not up for any trophies at the 2016 ACM Awards, the other four country guys are all nominated for awards. Stapleton received a total of seven nods, including Male Vocalist of the Year and Album of the Year, while Aldean is up for Entertainer of the Year and Male Vocalist of the Year. Thomas Rhett, meanwhile, is competing for Album of the Year, New Male Vocalist of the Year and Single Record of the Year.

Bryan, who is nominated for Entertainer of the Year and Vocal Event of the Year, will be a busy guy the night of the ceremony: In addition to his nominations and his performance, he will also be co-hosting the show with fellow nominee and performer Dierks Bentley.

Also set to perform at the 2016 ACM Awards are Kelsea Ballerini, Eric ChurchSam Hunt, Carrie Underwood, Kenny Chesney, Keith Urban, Florida Georgia Line and Cam. Additional artists, as well as presenters, will be announced in the coming weeks.

The 2016 ACM Awards are set to air live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev., on April 3, beginning at 8PM ET on CBS.

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