Vegas- Three-time reigning Entertainer of the Year Jason Aldean will receive the ACM Dick Clark Artist of the Decade Award during the Academy of Country Music on Sunday, April 7, 2019, at 8:00 PM ET / delayed PT on the CBS Television Network.
“On behalf of our Special Awards Committee, our Board of Directors and Academy staff, we extend our congratulations to Jason and his entire team on this landmark career achievement,” said Pete Fisher, CEO of the Academy of Country Music. “We look forward to celebrating Jason’s remarkable career at our 54th annual awards in Las Vegas.”
Jason was happy and excited that he won the award and had this to say about the honor.”This is probably one of the coolest awards I’ve ever been given,” said Aldean. “My heroes are on this list, something I can’t really even wrap my head around being part of. But, man I’m proud to be getting it. It’s for everyone who stuck with us and supported us through the years.”
With this honor, Jason becomes the sixth artist to win this award and he has done it by being unique and adapting with the new way of marketing. To date, he has hit over 4 billion digital streams, 18 million albums, and 39 million singles.