PHOTOS: Country Glamour! What To Expect At the ACM Awards

The 2011 Academy of Country Music Awards are taking over Las Vegas this weekend, bringing more than just country music’s hottest stars along for the ride.

PHOTOS: The Best an Worst Fashions of The 2010 ACM Awards has all the details about what to expect on Sunday at the 46th annual show, and you may be shocked when you find out who is going to be there!

This year’s show will feature performances by Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban and even Rihanna!  The sassy singer will take the stage with Sugarland’s Jennifer Nettles, performing her latest single California King Bed.

PHOTOS: The Best, Worst & Wackiest Fashions At The 44th CMA Awards

Fresh from her Ojai wedding, Reese Witherspoon will take the stage, presenting an award with her Water For Elephants costar Robert Pattinson, and expect to see Burlesque babe Julianne Hough walking the red carpet with her beau Ryan Seacrest, who is also presenting.

PHOTOS: Stars Hit The BMI Country Music Awards

Though you will have to wait until the show to find out if Taylor Swift can defeat Jason Aldean, Toby Keith, Miranda Lambert, Brad Paisley and Keith Urban for the Entertainer of the Year Award, the country cutie has already scored herself a top honor as the recipient of the Jim Reeves International Award, for her ‘outstanding contributions to the acceptance of country music throughout the world.’

PHOTOS: The 20 Hottest Bikini Bodies Under 25

Swift will go up against Carrie Underwood as well as Miranda Lambert, Reba McEntire and Lee Ann Womack for Top Female Vocalist of the Year, and was also nominated for Album of the Year.

PHOTOS: The Sexiest Triple Threats!  Stars That Sing, Act & Look Good In A Bikini

And Country Strong may not have fared well with critics or scored any Hollywood nominations this awards season, but Gwyneth Paltrow‘s country-loving flick is taking home the Tex Ritter Award.

PHOTOS: Bikini Wars! Sexy Songbirds Battle It Out On The Beach

The ACM Awards will broadcast live on CBS this Sunday at 8PM ET, and you can check out all of the red carpet action on



PHOTOS: Who Is Hotter?  Carrie Underwood And Taylor Swift Battle It Out

EXCLUSIVE NEW DETAILS: Reese Witherspoon Set TO Say ‘I Do’ On March 26 In Ojai

PHOTOS: When Plastic Is Not Fantastic-Stars Who Went Under The Knife And Regret It

blog comments powered by Disqus