2018 ACMA Entertainers Of The Year Zac and Hannah Dunlap are Country musicians, singers, and song writers from Little Rock, Arkansas. They have also lived in Nashville, Tennessee where they spend a lot of their time playing, writing, and recording. The bands first album "The Journey Begins" was released in October of 2014. It includes the big hit "When The Road Gets Hard" as well as multiple others.
The band made their first big jump when they were offered a residence of house shows at the legendary Mickey Gilley's in Branson, Missouri in late 2014. In 2015 the Zac Dunlap Band hit the road for their first mini tour of the mid south. The band made stops in Texas, Arkansas, Tennessee, Mississippi, Missouri, and more. The tour was highlighted by opening performances for artist such as Sister Hazel as well as guest performing with country super star Brad Paisley and national radio host Bobby Bones.
2016 was kicked off with a second mini tour across the mid south highlighted by opening performances for acts such as Thompson Square, Granger Smith, and JT Hodges. The fall of 2016 was highlighted by stops in multiple states across the mid south that was highlighted by the headlining entertainment for the Miss America Homecoming concert celebration.
The Zac Dunlap Band
The band was formed in the summer of 2014 and in just 4 years have already released an album as well as 5 music videos, multiple singles, performing in Branson, Nashville, and many other places across the mid south. The bands second album is scheduled for a 2018 fall release date. Their singles from the 2nd album " I Like Your Style" and "Arkansas' Mine" are now available for download.
Their high energy shows make for a lot of excitement and great interaction with their audience. The Zac Dunlap Bands music style has been compared to a southern rock style blended with modern country. The band is known for performing their original music, but also covering many different era's from classic rock, 90's rock, and 90's country.
NOTABLE CONCERT PERFORMANCES
Corey Smith " Opening Act"
MC Hammer " Opening Act"
Bobby Bones " Performed With"
Brad Paisley " Performed With"
Buddy Jewel " Opening Act"
Sister Hazel " Opening Act"
Thompson Square " Opening Act"
JT Hodges "Opening Act"
Miss America Homecoming Celebration Headliner
The Zac Dunlap Band is the 2018 ACMA's Arkansas Entertainers Of The Year.
The Zac Dunlap Band was awarded with the 2018 Song Of The Year at the ACMA's for their song "Arkansas' Mine"
The Zac Dunlap Band was awarded with the 2018 Music Video Of The Year by the ACMA's for their video for "Arkansas' Mine"
The Zac Dunlap Band is the current 2018 ACMA's Vocal Group Of The Year
The Zac Dunlap Band lead all artist with a ACMA's total of 4 awards.