Music awards shows can sometimes be uneventful happenings--ya know how it goes: no big surprises; the same ol' expected folks nominated over and over. I have to admit, this is particularly true in the realm of country music. However, this isn't necessarily a bad thing--if anything, it demonstrates that country is one of the few musical genres that respects loyalty and allows artists more than a mere flash-in-the-pan career.
That said, it is always fun to have something unexpected to look forward to when it comes to a big musical night. And, for tonight's Academy of Country Music Awards telecast, I'm laying my bet that the little surprise treat of the night will be the performance by newcomer Laura Bell Bundy.
I'm far from being the only one looking foward to Ms. Bundy's turn on the ACM stage. For those of you who haven't been introduced to her Nashville persona yet--there can't be too many of you out there who haven't seen her cheeky video for "Giddy On Up," right?--you may recognizeRead More »from Laura Bell Bundy A Sure Bet To Shake Up Tonight’s ACM Awards