Apr 15, 2021 Entertainment

History Making: Kane Brown Becomes First Black Solo Artist to Win ACM ‘Video of the Year’ Award | Music

Country singer Ken brown Has created history after winning its first Academy of Country Music Award on Wednesday (14 April). The 27-year-old ACM won ACM’s Video of the Year honor for “Track Worldwide Beautiful”, an emotional video addressing justice and equality.

Was announced Cbs this morning, The premiere program of the country’s famous music award show aired four days ago.

“I wrote this song with three of my friends out of Nashville. We were like, ‘You know, this is going to be a great day when everyone can just look beautiful in the world … We’re all a little different, but We are “all different types of beautiful,” said Chetanogo, Tennessee natives. “So we wrote just one song about it. When everything started coming out in the media, we felt like the time had come to release it. Our fans were asking for it. I better come out of this for someone Could not say that. Did. “

Kane thanked the song’s writers and fans on Instagram for the historic victory.

The song was featured on his project, Mixtape Vol. 1, Released last August. He is also nominated for E.P. Album of the year.

Brown’s victory is not the only unprecedented event at this year’s 56th annual event.

Country singer Mikki gaitan Will be the first black woman ever to host the Academy of Country Music Awards. Last year’s ACMs released the critically acclaimed song “Kryty You Gone Tell You His” by Gaitan. Statement About her landslide hosting gig.

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“As I said before, ‘If you can see it, you can be it,’ and it’s such an honor to step on the ACM stage to be the first black woman to host the show,” Gaitan blushed. “Over the years, the Country Music Academy has always been a home for me, through opportunities both onstage and during their work on diversity and inclusion. It’s very important to me and I to share it with all the fans Thrilled. “

The 56th ACM Awards will premiere on Sunday 18 April at 8:00 pm on CBS.