Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood to Perform at ACM Awards
03/18/2013 AT 11:10 AM EDT
Named entertainer of the year in 2012, the singer and multiple nominee is returning for this year's show as a performer, joining Carrie Underwood, Kenny Chesney, Lady Antebellum, Jason Aldean and Tim McGraw.
Little Big Town and Eric Church also will perform, along with previously announced performers Miranda Lambert, Kelly Clarkson and a fan jam headlined by Brad Paisley.
Church comes in with a leading seven nominations, including son and single of the year for "Springsteen," followed by Hunter Hayes with six and five for Swift and Lambert.
Co-hosted by Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton, the ACM Awards air April 7 on CBS at 8 p.m. ET/PT from Las Vegas.