Thompson Square‘s self-titled debut album was released in February 2011 and produced a platinum single, “Are You Gonna Kiss Me Or Not,” that received two Grammy nominations: Country Duo/Group and Country Song. They have yet to win an ACM Award.
Montgomery Gentry won a Humanitarian Award in 2009, and before that they won New Vocal Duo or Group in 1999. They have yet to win this category.
Love and Theft was a trio until founding member Brian Bandas left the group in 2011. The young pair, Eric Gunderson and Stephen Barker Liles, have never won an ACM Award.
Steel Magnolia is a singing duo that started out on the TV music competition “Can You Duet.” The group, founded in 2009, has yet to win an ACM Award.