Country Stars Assemble for 'Salute to the Troops'

Country Stars Assemble for 'Salute to the Troops'

Toby Keith, Dierks Bentley, Lee Brice, Hunter Hayes, Tim McGraw, Kellie Pickler and Keith Urban have been added to The Academy of Country Music’s tribute concert for the U.S. Armed Forces next month.

ACM Presents: An All-Star Salute To The Troops will be taped April 7 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas for a May 20 broadcast on CBS.

The event’s lineup already includes  Merle Haggard, George Strait, Carrie Underwood, Florida Georgia Line, Lady Antebellum and The Band Perry. Proceeds from ticket sales will benefit ACM Lifting Lives, the country organization’s charitable arm.

Tickets for the live show are now on sale at Ticketmaster. For more information, visit ACM Lifting Lives home page or