Congratulations to Gabby Barrett for receiving her first-ever Academy of Country Music Awards nomination for New Female Artist of the Year!
Barrett, 19, is one of five nominated for New Female Artist of the Year, with Ingrid Andress, Lindsay Ell, Caylee Hammack, and Tenille Townes.
Barrett’s music video for the break-up song “I Hope” has racked up over 32 million views on YouTube. It moved up four spots this week, to No. 44 on the Billboard Hot 100. “I Hope” is also tops on the Billboard Emerging Artists chart.
The 55th ACM Awards will be broadcast live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Sunday, April 5 (live 8:00-11:00 PM ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network, and will be available to stream live and on-demand across digital platforms on the CBS All Access subscription service.