Co-hosts Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley will perform at next month's 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards.
Joining an initial list of acts that includes Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Jason Aldean, Lady Antebellum and Florida Georgia Line with Backstreet Boys, presumably performing their single "God, Your Mama, and Me."
Backstreet Boys recently started a residency in Las Vegas, where the ACMs take place on April 2, broadcast on CBS.
All of the announced acts are up for ACMs, and more performers are expected to be announced soon; Keith Urban, who leads all nominees with seven, told us that he hopes to perform in some manner during the ceremony.
The ACMs red capret will stream starting at 6 p.m. ET via Twitter.
Gary Graff is an award-winning music journalist who not only covers music but has written books on Bob Seger, Neil Young and Bruce Springsteen.