TV stars to announce ACM Award nominees online

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FILE - This Feb. 24, 2013 file photo shows Willie Robertson, left, and Korie Robertson, of the reality TV show, "Duck Dynasty", before the Daytona 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race, at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla. The nominees for this year's Academy of Country Music Awards will be announced via Twitter and Facebook in a series of videos by TV personalities. Fox Sports broadcaster Erin Andrews, Willie and Korie Robertson from "Duck Dynasty," Beth Behrs from "2 Broke Girls" and hosts from "CBS This Morning," ''Entertainment Tonight," ''The Talk" and "The Insider" will make the announcements on Jan. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Terry Renna, File)
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FILE - This Feb. 24, 2013 file photo shows Willie Robertson, left, and Korie Robertson, of the reality TV show, "Duck Dynasty", before the Daytona 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race, at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla. The nominees for this year's Academy of Country Music Awards will be announced via Twitter and Facebook in a series of videos by TV personalities. Fox Sports broadcaster Erin Andrews, Willie and Korie Robertson from "Duck Dynasty," Beth Behrs from "2 Broke Girls" and hosts from "CBS This Morning," ''Entertainment Tonight," ''The Talk" and "The Insider" will make the announcements on Jan. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Terry Renna, File)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The nominees for this year's Academy of Country Music Awards will be announced via Twitter and Facebook in a series of videos by TV personalities.

Fox Sports broadcaster Erin Andrews, Willie and Korie Robertson from "Duck Dynasty," Beth Behrs from "2 Broke Girls" and hosts from "CBS This Morning," ''Entertainment Tonight," ''The Talk" and "The Insider" will make the announcements on Jan. 29.

The 49th annual ACM Awards will air live on CBS from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on April 6.

Other announcers for the nominees include actress-singer Lucy Hale from "Pretty Little Liars," singers Jerrod Niemann and Darius Rucker, and reigning ACM songwriter of the year Dallas Davidson.

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Online:

http://www.acmcountry.com/

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Announcements will be on www.facebook.com/AcademyOfCountryMusic and www.twitter.com/ACMAwards starting at 10 a.m. EST.

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