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NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Already busy co-hosts Blake Shelton
and Luke Bryan
also will perform during this year's Academy of Country Music Awards.
The country cut-ups are among the first round of performers announced Wednesday for the annual awards show in Las Vegas. They'll be joined by Shelton's wife, Miranda Lambert
, George Strait
, Hunter Hayes
and The Band Perry
Pop star and former "American Idol" champion Kelly Clarkson
, a two-time ACM winner in 2012 and a nominee this year, also will perform as she continues to increase her country profile since moving to Nashville.