Coronavirus

ACM Awards 2015: Show Sets Guinness World Record

Co-hosts Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton speak onstage during the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards
Ethan Miller/Getty Images

Co-hosts Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton speak onstage during the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. 

When you hold an awards show in a football stadium, you're bound to have a lot of people in attendance.

According to hosts Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton, the 50th annual Academy of Country Music Awards -- held at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas -- set a Guinness World record for the most attended live awards show.

ACM Awards 2015: Winners List | Photos

"They say everything is bigger in Texas," Shelton shouted.

"This is our biggest show ever," Bryan screamed..

"And an audience so big, we just made the Guinness Book of World Records," Shelton added.

"That's right, tonight, we are the most attended live awards show of all time," Bryan said.


THE BILLBOARD BIZ
SUBSCRIBER EXPERIENCE

The Biz premium subscriber content has moved to Billboard.com/business.


To simplify subscriber access, we have temporarily disabled the password requirement.