With March Madness beginning next week, I decided to build my own bracket of 16 New Country Music Artist. You will have the chance to vote for your favorite.

Here is the field of 16:

You will have 24 hours to vote each matchup. Voting will open at 6:00am and close at 5:59am the following day.

Here is the schedule, with winners in bold and underlined:

Monday March 14th - Sam Hunt vs. Chris Lane

Tuesday March 15th - Kelsea Ballerini vs. Cole Swindell

Wednesday March 16th - Brett Eldredge vs. Chase Rice

Thursday March 17th - Maren Morris vs. Canaan Smith

Friday March 18th - Thomas Rhett vs. Maddie & Tae

Monday March 21st - Michael Ray vs Chris Janson

Tuesday March 22nd - Chris Stapleton vs. Old Dominion

Wednesday March 23rd - Chase Bryant vs. Cam

As always, you can let me know your thoughts on our Facebook page, tweet me @JoeXLCountry or @XLCountry1007, or email me at Joe@XLCountry.com.