By: KDKA-TV News Staff

MUNHALL, Pa. (KDKA) – Munhall native Gabby Barrett won her first ever ACM award.

Being named the ACM New Female Artist of the Year was a big honor for the former American Idol contestant, and she found out with a call from Keith Urban.

She will also be performing at the ACM Awards in Nashville on April 18. You’ll be able to watch that performance on KDKA.