CBS To Air ACM Anniversary Special

Show to tape May 18.

CBS-TV has agreed to air a special celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Academy of Country Music.

The show will be taped May 18 at the Events Center at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, the day after the live broadcast of the ACM Awards from the same venue. The awards show also airs on CBS.

The air date and artist lineup for the anniversary special have not yet been announced.