The eight semi-finalists for ACM New Artist of the Year have been announced. Lee Brice, Brett Eldredge, Tyler Farr, Justin Moore, Kip Moore, Kacey Musgraves, Thomas Rhett, and Parmalee made the cut. The final three nominees will be determined by a fan vote starting Tuesday, January 21 at VoteACM.com and GACTV.com/ACM. The winner will be announced during the 49th Annual ACM Awards Sunday, April 6 at 8 p.m. ET on CBS.
Great American Country will air the ACM Showcase special featuring all eight semi-finalists on Tuesday, January 21 at 8 p.m. ET. A second special featuring performances from the three final nominees will air on Great American Country Monday, March 24 at 8 p.m. ET.
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