Lauren Alaina & Jon Pardi To Host 12th Annual ACM Honors
Get ready for the ACM Honors, featuring this year's hottest rising stars' Lauren Alaina and Jon Pardi as hosts!
The 12th Annual ACM Honors, “an evening dedicated to recognizing the special honorees and off-camera category winners from the 53rd ACM Awards,” will take place on August 22 at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium.
— ACM Awards (@ACMawards)June 12, 2018
For the first time, Lauren Alaina and Jon Pardi will be hosting the ACM Honors ceremony. The ACM is thrilled about the host selections being new artists, saying in a press release, “co-hosts Alaina and Pardi, are two of country’s brightest new stars, blending a healthy respect for the history of country music with a modern sensibility."
— Jon Pardi (@JonPardi)June 12, 2018
Alaina is the reigning ACM New Female Vocalist of the Year, while Pardi is the reigning CMA New Artist of the Year. Pardi even won the New Male Vocalist of the Year ACM in 2016. With two of the future superstars of country music taking the lead of the ceremony, we know it’s bound to be an incredible evening.
While performances have yet to be released, the Special Award Recipients are announced. The incredible list of honorees include Dierks Bentley, Alan Jackson, Darius Rucker, Rhett Akins, Rob Potts, and many more.
Tickets are open to the general public! If you’d like to attend this special evening, tickets go on-sale on Friday, June 15 at 10 AM on Ticketmaster. We can’t wait for this wonderful night of honors and music.