50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards – Red Carpet Arrivals!

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The biggest names in country music aligned at the AT&T Stadium for the50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awardsheld on Sunday evening (April 19) in Arlington, Texas.

The official kick off event for the golden anniversary brought out the best fashion, couples, celebrities and awards! On the red carpet,Mickey Gilleyreceived the first award of the evening, theTriple Crown Award.

Stars that walked the red carpet included Dustin Lynch, Nancy O’Dell, Danielle Bradbery, Scotty McCreery, Cassadee Pope, Austin Webb, RaeLynn, Nick Jonas, Olivia Culpo, Jana Kramer, Duck Dynasty‘s Willie and Korie Robertson, Thomas Rhett, Jamie Lynn Spears, Jessie James Decker, Eric Decker, Kellie Pickler, Dierks Bentley, Kelsea Ballerini, Florida Georgia Line, Miranda Lambert, Frankie Ballard, Luke Bryan, Dan + Shay, Little Big Town, Hunter Hayes, Ashley Monroe, Lady Antebellum, Kacey Musgraves, Sam Hunt, Cole Swindell, Darius Rucker, Brantley Gilbert, The Band Perry, Rascal Flatts, Keith Urban, Reese Witherspoon, Sofia Vergara, Steven Tyler, Jason Aldean, Tony Romo, Brooks & Dunn, and more.

The50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awardswill feature an epic lineup of performances from Jason Aldean,Dierks Bentley,Garth Brooks,Luke Bryan,Kenny Chesney,Eric Church,Alan Jackson,Miranda Lambert,Martina McBride,Brad Paisley,Reba,Blake Shelton,George Strait,Keith Urban,Brooks & Dunn,Florida Georgia Line,Lady Antebellum,Little Big Town,Rascal Flatts, special duets byChristina Aguilerawith surprise artists as well asNick JonaswithDan + ShayplusSam Hunt,Thomas RhettandCole Swindell.Garth Brooks,Kenny Chesney,Miranda Lambert,Reba,George Strait,Taylor Swift, andBrooks & Dunnwill also be honored with the prestigious50thAnniversary Milestone Awardcommemorating their groundbreaking career achievements in ACM Awards history.

Check out photos from the red carpet below. The50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awardsare airing RIGHT now on CBS!


Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

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