At the 55th Annual CMA Awards Wednesday, TJ Osborne of Brothers Osborne celebrated the group's win for Vocal Duo of the Year by kissing his boyfriend, Abi Ventura. , and he could feel the love in the room.
“It's been a crazy roller coaster of a year for us in so many ways, especially for me emotionally,” Osborne said during his acceptance speech. “And to have you all support me -- it really does feel like love wins tonight. Thank you.”
And before his performance later in the show, Osborne discussed what it was like for him to watch the CMAs over the years, and dream of being on that stage.
“There was so many things that were so many hurdles for me. And I always felt, truthfully felt, like it would never be possible because of my sexuality to be here. And I just wish, I wish, my younger me could see me now.”