ACMs Names 2024 Group Of The Year Winner

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The 59th Academy of Country Music Awards honored the finest talents in the country music industry.

The annual event, hosted by 16-time ACM Award winner Reba McEntire, featured a plethora of unforgettable performances and thrilling victories.

Among the prestigious awards, the Group of the Year stood out as a notable category. The nominees for this award exemplified the diversity and vibrancy of the country music landscape, each bringing a unique sound and style to the genre.

Old Dominion currently holds the title as the 2023 Group of the Year winner. They have been consistently recognized as the Group of the Year, securing the prestigious title every year since 2019. Prior to that, in 2018, they also clinched the award when it was known as the Vocal Group of the Year.

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2024 Group of the Year Nominees

  • Flatland Cavalry
  • Lady A
  • Little Big Town
  • Old Dominion
  • Zac Brown Band
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Each group has left a lasting mark on the country music landscape, setting the stage for an electrifying and unpredictable showdown in the Group of the Year category.

Flatland Cavalry

Flatland Cavalry, a rising force in the country music scene, has captivated audiences with their distinctive sound and emotional lyrics. While their dominance on the country radio charts has been gradual, their fusion of traditional and contemporary country elements has garnered widespread acclaim from both fans and critics, positioning them as a promising presence in the industry. This is the first time that Flatland Cavalry has been nominated for an ACM award.


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Lady A

Lady A, formerly known as Lady Antebellum, are known for their soulful harmonies and compelling storytelling. Their evolution as a group has been characterized by chart-topping hits and a dedicated fan base, solidifying their position as frontrunners in the race for the Group of the Year accolade. The last time Lady A won this award was in 2012 when it was still known as Vocal Group of the Year.


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Little Big Town

Little Big Town’s enduring impact on country music is proof of their exceptional vocal prowess and genre-defying artistry. With a string of chart-topping singles and a reputation for captivating live performances, they have consistently pushed the boundaries of country music, earning them a well-deserved nomination for Group of the Year. Little Big Town last clinched this award in 2017 when it was still referred to as the Vocal Group of the Year.


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Old Dominion

Old Dominion’s seamless blend of contemporary country and infectious melodies has propelled them to the forefront of the genre. Their chart success and electrifying stage presence have cemented their status as one of the most formidable groups in country music, making them strong contenders for the Group of the Year award. If Old Dominion secures the title again this year, this will be the band’s seventh consecutive Group of the Year win.


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Zac Brown Band

The Zac Brown Band’s is known for their genre-bending approach and unwavering commitment to artistic innovation. With a string of critically acclaimed albums and an unparalleled live show experience, they continue to push the envelope, earning them a spot among the nominees for Group of the Year at the ACM Awards. Despite being nominated nine times for it, the group has never secured the Group of the Year category. Will this be their year?


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And the 2024 ACM Group of the Year award goes to…Old Dominion!

Taking the stage to accept their award, Old Dominion’s Matthew Ramsey shared, “I think one thing that we have been trying to do over the past year or two is really make it a point to take all of this in…And we try during our shows to take a look at our fans who are the best in the world. We’re so proud of who our fans are and thank you.”

Old Dominion shows no signs of slowing down. The band is currently on tour with an exciting lineup of dates ahead, demonstrating their enduring appeal and energetic presence on the music scene.

Congratulations to Old Dominion for their seventh consecutive Group of the Year award!

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