Fan Engagement Initiatives Have Been Announced for 48th Annual ACM Awards
The Academy of Country Music and dick clark productions are revealing fan engagement initiatives for the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards. Fans will have multiple ways to interact and participate in the events leading up to and throughout the broadcast of the ACM Awards on Sunday, April 7 (8:00 - 11:00 PM, live ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network. Music fans are encouraged to check out the following interactive elements to participate in the ACM Awards:
Fan Voting for Entertainer of the Year and New Artist of the Year -Fans have the power to choose the Academy of Country Music's Entertainer of the Year, powered by the Ram Truck brand, and New Artist of the Year, presented by Kohl's, by logging on to www.VoteACM.com or via text message using a number that will be announced during the telecast. Fans are allowed to vote once per day and can cast their vote for New Artist of the Year through the start of the live broadcast and Entertainer of the Year into the third hour of the show.
Live Tweets During Broadcast: For the second year in a row, the ACM Awards will curate live tweets from both artists and fans to display on-screen during special parts of the show LIVE on CBS. To be considered for inclusion, fans must tweet using the official ACM Awards hashtag, #ACMs.
Brad Paisley To Turn ACM Fan Jam Audience Into A Multi-Colored Light Show: Brad Paisley is inviting fans to become a part of his light show at ACM Fan Jam by downloading the Brad Paisley Lightshow app. Using technology from Wham City Lights, the app uses a phone's hardware to flash colors in sync across its screen, bathing spectators in a vibrant and ever-changing glow. Fans attending ACM Fan Jam can activate the app to become a part of the interactive performance. For more information and to download the app, fans can visit http://lights.bradpaisley.com/.
Check in on GetGlue for a Chance to Win a Trip to the 2014 ACM Awards: Fans may check-in to the "ACM Awards" now throughout the live telecast of the ACM Awards on April 7st to unlock exclusive stickers at http://getglue.com/tv_shows/acm_awards. By checking in during the ACM Awards telecast, fans are entered to win a trip to the 2014 ACM Awards!