Jon Pardi, Maren Morris and Brothers Osborne Win ACM New Artist Awards
The artists received the news today that they have each won in their respective New Artist categories. Morris takes home the trophy for New Female Vocalist of the Year, Pardi will commemorate a win for New Male Vocalist of the Year and Brothers Osborne comes away with the New Vocal Group or Duo of the Year prize. This also marks a first-time ACM Award for all of the artists in their country careers.
To match up with their recent thrilling news, each of the winning artists will take the stage at the ACM Awards to perform one of their massive hits over the past year. They’ll join the previously announced star-studded lineup for the show, which includes performances by Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line with the Backstreet Boys, Lady Antebellum, Miranda Lambert and Little Big Town.
Morris could not contain her excitement despite being overseas in Europe for a few shows as she tweeted out to her fans about her huge win.
In Amsterdam playing a gig tonight & caught news that I won my first ever ACM for New Female Vocalist! Thank you so much @ACMawards ! ✨🙌🏼
— MAREN MORRIS (@MarenMorris) March 14, 2017
“In Amsterdam playing a gig tonight & caught news that I won my first ever ACM for New Female Vocalist! Thank you so much @ACMawards,” she wrote with great enthusiasm.
The guys of Brothers Osborne also expressed their happiness over the win with a simple retweet of the announcement, noting the casual comment of, “Holy s**t!”
— Jon Pardi (@JonPardi) March 14, 2017
Pardi also shared the news on Twitter, writing “WOW! This is freaking awesome!!! Thanks @ACMawards!!!”
The 52nd Annual ACM Awards will air live from Las Vegas on Sunday, April 2 at 8 p.m. ET on CBS.