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LAS VEGAS, NV - APRIL 02: Recording artist and co-host Dierks Bentley (L) speaks next to a wax figure of co-host Luke Bryan during the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards at T-Mobile Arena on April 2, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

If you were hoping to see Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley host the ACM Awards again, you’re out of luck.

According to Bentley, both he and Bryan were fired.

The statement was published in Billboard earlier this evening.

As you know, Bentley and Bryan had previously hosted the last two years of the ACMs together, and before that, Bryan and Blake Shelton had hosted the show for several years.

The unexpected news leaves us to wonder, who will host the ACM Awards in 2018?

The award show is slated for April 15 this year. It should be interesting how this plays out …

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