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 Monday, January 20 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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