Kane Brown received the prestigious ACM International Award at the 2023 ACM Honors from his musical hero, Randy Travis. Brown expressed his gratitude, stating that it means the world to him as a small-town kid from Georgia. Randy Travis and his wife, Mary, reflected on their friendship with Brown and praised him as a phenomenal representative for country music. Lee Brice also paid homage to Brown with a performance of his hit song, "Like I Love Country Music." The ACM International Award recognizes Brown's remarkable international success on his Drunk or Dreaming Tour.