Academy of Country Music Awards 2023

By: Aleesha P.Tue, 05/16/2023
Stingray Music

The Academy of Country Music Awards connects fans, artists on the rise and established Country superstars! All while supporting ACM Listing Lives, the philanthropic partner of the ACM, dedicated to improving lives through the power of music.  

Country music legends Dolly Parton and Garth Brooks were this year's hosts, keeping fans entertained throughout the ceremony's wins and performances. Parton is no newbie to the ACM stage, winning 13 ACMs over the years, nor is Brooks, with an impressive 22 ACMs under his belt. 

The pair paid tribute to nominees throughout the evening, including Hailey Whitters, Kelsea Ballerini, and The War and Treaty, among many more notable country music artists. 

To get even more into the award spirit, check out our curated country playlist on Stingray Music (hyperlink SM to this link:, on the house! The playlist celebrates the work of past and present nominees, such as Little Big Town, Caitlyn Smith, and many more. 

Listen to your favorite country bands and songwriters who dominated the charts. Tune in to Stingray Hot Country or Stingray Music or free on Xumo, LG, Vizio, STIRR, Plex TV, Distro TV, Freebie TV, Redbox, Freecast, and Freevee, or watch on Linear or Video on Demand with operators like Altice, AT&T, Bell, Videotron, and Rogers.