Ballerini, Stapleton, Old Dominion Early ACM Award Winners
March 23, 2016 at 9:22 AM (PT)
KELSEA BALLERINI, CHRIS STAPLETON, and OLD DOMINION have won the ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC (ACM)'s New Artist awards in conjunction with the "51ST ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS." BALLERINI was named New Female Artist Of The Year while STAPLETON was named New Male Artist Of The Year. OLD DOMINION will take home the trophy for New Duo/Group Of The Year.
BALLERINI is nominated in the Female Vocalist Of The Year category, as well, and STAPLETON leads all artists with six additional nods (NET NEWS 2/1). The "51st ANNUAL ACM AWARDS" are set to air live from the MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA in LAS VEGAS on SUNDAY, APRIL 3rd, 2016 at 8p (ET/PT) on CBS-TV.