Brothers Osborne, Maren Morris and Jon Pardi Win Early ACM Awards

ACM Awards Reveal 2017 New Artist Winners

Brothers Osborne, Maren Morris and Jon Pardi are the 2017 ACM Award winners in the new artist categories for vocal duo or group, female and male, respectively.

These are the first ACM wins for each act.

Brothers Osborne are also nominated vocal duo of the year. Morris’ five nominations include nods for female vocalist, album (as artist and producer) and single record of the year (as artist and producer).

The new artist winners were announced Tuesday (March 14), while the remaining categories will be revealed when Dierks Bentley and Luke Bryan co-host the 52nd annual event live from Las Vegas. The new artist winners will each perform on the show airing April 2 on CBS.

Previously announced performers include Bentley, Bryan, Morris, Jason Aldean, Lady Antebellum, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town and Florida Georgia Line with Backstreet Boys.

Lauren Tingle is a Tennessean and storyteller who eats music for breakfast, lunch and dinner. When she’s not writing or rocking out, she enjoys yoga and getting lost in the great outdoors.