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Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Some viewership stats from Sunday night’s 52nd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards from Las Vegas: The live show garnered a 2.1 rating, pulling in 10.85 million total viewers. This year’s numbers were slightly below

Country Star Trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockAlthough the Academy of Country Music began handing out awards much earlier, the proceedings were first televised 45 years ago. The production company that produces the ACMs bears the name of the host of that 1972 broadcast.

ACM Awards: the performances

Francis Specker/CBSWhile trophies were presented at last night’s 52nd ACM Awards, the three-hour show also packed in performances from more than 25 different acts, many of whom were performing brand-new singles.  Here’s a look at who sang