Country music icon Dolly Parton will host this year’s Country Music Awards in Las Vegas, bringing her star power to the show’s new streaming homepage on Prime Video.
Parton, along with the soon-to-be-announced co-hosts, will implement the new format for the awards show, which will be broadcast live March 7 with no ads from Allegiant Stadium.
“Follow us as we’re going to have some fun,” Parton said in a press release on Thursday.
Parton is a 13-time ACM Award winner, including the coveted entertainer of the year award. She has hosted award shows in the past.
Six decades into his career, Parton shows no signs of slowing down. She is releasing her new book “Run, Rose, Run” with author James Patterson and an accompanying album on March 4 and was announced as a first-time nominee for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame this week. this.
“There is no one better than Dolly to represent the ACM Awards brand and country music on a global scale as we move into streaming and show the world that ‘this is how we country’ by delivers one of the most exciting and innovative performances in Damon Whiteside, the CEO of the Academy of Country Music, said in a statement.
Nominees will be announced next week.
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