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ACM Awards 2014’s 13 Best and Worst Moments

Counting down the highlights and lowlights from country music’s Vegas extravaganza

Luke Bryan Blake Shelton 49th Annual Academy Of Country Music Awards

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If the CMA Awards were Nashville's biggest night, this year's ACMs were as usual pure Vegas, with Brad Paisley performing poolside, Florida Georgia Line playing in front of disconcertingly gigantic fireballs, Shakira dueting with Blake Shelton and Guy Fieri awkwardly attempting to promote his latest venture. Here are 13 of the show's best and, yes, worst moments. By Beville Dunkerley and Nick Murray


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