JIMMIE ALLEN AND GABBY BARRETT ANNOUNCED
AS ACM® NEW MALE AND FEMALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR
BOTH WILL PERFORM ON THE “56TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™”
IN NASHVILLE, LIVE ON SUNDAY, APRIL 18 AT 8PM ET / 7PM CT ON CBS
SURPRISE THE NEW ARTIST WINNERS WITH THE NEWS
LOS ANGELES, CA (April 8, 2021) – The Academy of Country Music® revealed Jimmie Allen as the New Male Artist of the Year and Gabby Barrett as the New Female Artist of the Year for the 56TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™ to broadcast live on Sunday, April 18 (8:00-11:00 PM, live ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network and will also be available to stream live and on demand on Paramount+.