Tim McGraw fans will play a special role in his highly anticipated performance at this year's ACM Awards. Meanwhile, Nashville returns with two of country's hottest rising stars.

FOX's Michelle Pollino reports:

I'm Michelle Pollino.

Tim McGraw is inviting fans to submit photos to be a part of a special moment on the 51st Academy of Country Music Awards.

McGraw will be performing his new single 'Humble and Kind' for the first time and asking fans to submit photos of themselves holding a sign that says a word or phrase that shows what that means to them. Submissions will only be accepted through Instagram and Facebook and must include the official hashtag, #HumbleAndKindACMS. Submissions will be featured on screens behind McGraw during the live telecast of his performance.

The ACM's air Sunday, April 3 at 8:00 p.m. on CBS.

Nashville makes its mid-season return to ABC Wednesday and its got two of country music's newest stars on board as well as a pop star Kelsea Ballerini and Thomas Rhett and Kesha, will all make appearances as themselves during future episodes on the ABC drama.

That's FOX Country on FOX News.