Sam Hunt, Dan + Shay, Kelsea Ballerini & More Added to Perform at the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards

More performers have been announced for the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards!

Kelsea Ballerini, Cam, Dan + Shay, Sam Hunt, Martina McBride, and Cole Swindell are the newest round of performers for the second annual award show. They will join previously announced powerhouses Florida Georgia Line, Thomas Rhett, and Carrie Underwood.

Just yesterday, the finalists were revealed for all twelve categories. Luke Bryan dominates the list with seven category nods, followed by newcomer Sam Hunt with five, Thomas Rhett and Zac Brown Band each with four, and Florida Georgia Line with three. A Thousand Horses, Blake Shelton, Cam, Carrie Underwood, Dan + Shay, Jana Kramer, Jason Aldean, Kelsea Ballerini, Old Dominion, Brothers Osborne, Chris Janson, Chris Stapleton, Garth Brooks, Karen Fairchild, Kenny Chesney, Little Big Town, Michael Ray, and Miranda Lambert also received nods.

The 2016 American Country Countdown Awards will air live from the “Fabulous” Forum on Sunday, May 1st @ 8PM ET/PT on FOX.

Written by 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.