updated 03/18/2013 AT 11:00 AM ET
•originally published 03/18/2013 AT 11:10 AM ET
It turns out Taylor Swift is getting back together – with the Academy of Country Music Awards.
Named entertainer of the year in 2012, the singer and multiple nominee is returning for this year’s show as a performer, joining Carrie Underwood, Kenny Chesney, Lady Antebellum, Jason Aldean and Tim McGraw.
Church comes in with a leading seven nominations, including son and single of the year for “Springsteen,” followed by Hunter Hayes with six and five for Swift and Lambert.
Co-hosted by Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton, the ACM Awards air April 7 on CBS at 8 p.m. ET/PT from Las Vegas.