Alan Jackson will be honored with the Greatest Hits Award at the American Country Awards on Dec. 6. He will also perform during the show, airing live on FOX from Las Vegas’s MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Jackson has sold more than 50 million albums during his 20-year career, making him a fitting recipient for the Greatest Hits Award.
Hosted by Trace Adkins, the fan-voted American Country Awards will also feature previously announced performers Adkins, Easton Corbin, Toby Keith, Rascal Flatts, Reba, Blake Shelton, Steel Magnolia, Josh Turner and Uncle Kracker. There will be appearances by Laura Bell Bundy, Rodney Carrington, Jewel, Lady Antebellum, Bret Michaels, Ty Murray, Jeff Dunham and Michael Waltrip.
American Country Awards is executive-produced by Bob Bain (TEEN CHOICE 2010, Kids’ Choice Awards). Paul Flattery and Tisha Fein serve as producers; Fletcher Foster is co-producer; and Greg Sills is supervising producer. Michael Dempsey will direct the special.
Visit www.theacas.com for a complete list of categories and nominees.