Little Big Town, Midland, Thomas Rhett, and Cam Come Together for ACM Stories, Songs & Stars

The event was apart of the 6th Annual ACM Party for a Cause and benefitted ACM Lifting Lives.

ACM Stories, Songs & Stars made its return during the 6th Annual ACM Party for a Cause on Friday (April 13), and some of our favorite artists and songwriters performed their biggest hits!

Held at The Joint, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, the event was an upscale evening modeled after an old-fashioned guitar pull.

Hosted by Storme Warren, Lee Brice, Little Big TownLori McKennaMidland,Jon Pardi, Thomas Rhett, Cole Swindell and 53rd ACM Awards Songwriter of the Year nominees Rhett Akins, Ashley Gorley, Hillary Lindsey, Shane McAnally and Josh Osborne performed songs they composed, telling the stories behind how those collaborations came together.  Cam, Kip Mooreand Liz Rose made surprise appearances throughout the evening, and the crowd went absolutely WILD!

In addition, Rhett Akins was announced as the winner of this year’s ACM Songwriter of the Year award, which was presented to him by reigning Songwriter of the Year award winner Lori McKennaMidland was also presented with trophies for their previously announced ACM Award win for New Vocal Duo or Group of the Year. Josh OsborneShane McAnally, and Rhett Akins were onstage for the surprise presentation.

Click through the gallery below to see photos from ACM Stories, Songs & Stars… 

LAS VEGAS, NV – APRIL 13: Lee Brice (L) and Lauren Alaina attend ACM Stories, Songs & Stars: A Songwriter’s Event Benefiting ACM Lifting Lives at The Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on April 13, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Emma McIntyre/Getty Images for ACM)

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