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Dierks Bentley, Brothers Osborne Take ACM Musical Event Of the Year

The Academy of Country Music announced earlier today (April 7), before the ACM Awards started, that Dierks Bentley and Brothers Osborne are the winners of the Music Event of the Year category for their collaboration, “Burning Man.”

Meanwhile, Bentley is performing at the show with Americana singer Brandi Carlile. Earlier, he posted images to Instagram from their rehearsals.  "Tonight’s the night! @brandicarlile #travelinlight#acmawards

Tonight's the night! @brandicarlile #travelinlight #acmawards

7,454 Likes, 63 Comments - Dierks Bentley (@dierksbentley) on Instagram: "Tonight's the night! @brandicarlile #travelinlight #acmawards"

 

Meanwhile, Brothers Osborne posted before heading out to the red carpet, "Bring it @acmawards ????: @luciesilvas"

Bring it @acmawards ????: @luciesilvas

7,108 Likes, 187 Comments - Brothers Osborne (@brothersosborne) on Instagram: "Bring it @acmawards ????: @luciesilvas"

The award was announced in advance of the 54the Academy Of Country Music Awards airing live at 8 PM ET tonight on CBS.

-Nancy Brooks