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Countdown To The ACM Awards (List of Nominees)

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It’s almost time for the 51st ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS®, Country Music’s Party of the Year®, honoring country music’s superstars and hottest emerging talent. This year’s show will be hosted by Dierks Bentley and reigning ACM Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan.  The ACM Awards will be broadcast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 8:00 PM – 11:00PM ET/delayed PT on CBS.

Here’s a list of this year’s nominees:

ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR

· Jason Aldean
· Garth Brooks
· Luke Bryan
· Eric Church
· Miranda Lambert

MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

· Jason Aldean
· Dierks Bentley
· Eric Church
· Brett Eldredge
· Chris Stapleton

FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

· Kelsea Ballerini
· Jana Kramer
· Miranda Lambert
· Kacey Musgraves
· Carrie Underwood

VOCAL DUO OF THE YEAR

· Brothers Osborne
· Dan + Shay
· Florida Georgia Line
· Joey + Rory
· Maddie & Tae

VOCAL GROUP OF THE YEAR

· Eli Young Band
· Little Big Town
· Old Dominion
· Rascal Flatts
· Zac Brown Band

NEW MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

· Brett Eldredge
· Chris Janson
· Thomas Rhett
· Chase Rice
· Chris Stapleton

NEW FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

· Kelsea Ballerini
· Cam
· Mickey Guyton
· RaeLynn

NEW VOCAL DUO OR GROUP OF THE YEAR

· A Thousand Horses
· Brothers Osborne
· Maddie & Tae
· Old Dominion
· Parmalee

ALBUM OF THE YEAR [Awarded to Artist(s)/Producer(s)/Record Company–Label(s)]

· I’m Comin’ Over – Chris Young
Producers: Corey Crowder, Chris Young

Record Label: RCA Records

· Montevallo – Sam Hunt
Producers: Zach Crowell, Shane McAnally

Record Label: MCA Nashville

· Mr. Misunderstood – Eric Church
Producer: Jay Joyce

Record Label: EMI Records Nashville

· Tangled Up – Thomas Rhett
Producers: Dann Huff, Jesse Frasure, Chris DeStefano, Joe London

Record Label: The Valory Music Co.

· Traveller – Chris Stapleton
Producers: Dave Cobb, Chris Stapleton

Record Label: Mercury Records

SINGLE RECORD OF THE YEAR [Awarded to Artist(s)/Producer(s)/Record Company–Label(s)]

· Burning House – Cam
Producers: Jeff Bhasker, Tyler Johnson, Camaron Ochs

Record Labels: Arista Nashville, RCA Records, Kravenworks

· Buy Me A Boat – Chris Janson
Producers: Brent Anderson, Chris DuBois, Chris Janson

Record Label: Warner Music Nashville

· Die A Happy Man – Thomas Rhett
Producers: Dann Huff, Jesse Frasure

Record Label: The Valory Music Co.

· Girl Crush – Little Big Town
Producer: Jay Joyce

Record Label: Capitol Records Nashville

· I’m Comin’ Over – Chris Young
Producers: Corey Crowder, Chris Young

Record Label: RCA Nashville

· Take Your Time – Sam Hunt
Producers: Zach Crowell, Shane McAnally

Record Label: MCA Nashville

VIDEO OF THE YEAR [Awarded to Producer(s)/Director(s)/Artist(s)] *(Off Camera Award)

· Biscuits – Kacey Musgraves
Director: Mark Klasfeld

Producer: Nicole Acacio

· Burning House – Cam
Director: Trey Fanjoy

Producer: Trent Hardville

· Girl Crush – Little Big Town
Directors: Karla Welch, Matthew Welch

Producer: Amanda Prunesti

· Mr. Misunderstood – Eric Church
Directors: Reid Long, John Peets

Producer: Megan Smith

· Riser – Dierks Bentley
Director: Wes Edwards

Producer: Jennifer Rothlein

VOCAL EVENT OF THE YEAR [Awarded to Artist(s)/Producer(s)/Record Company–Label(s)]*(Off Camera Award)

· Hangover Tonight – Gary Allan Featuring Chris Stapleton
Producers: Gary Allan, Greg Droman

Record Label: MCA Nashville

· Home Alone Tonight – Luke Bryan Featuring Karen Fairchild
Producers: Jeff Stevens, Jody Stevens

Record Label: Capitol Nashville

· Raise ‘Em Up – Keith Urban Featuring Eric Church
Producers: Nathan Chapman, Keith Urban

Record Labels: Hit Red Records, Capitol Nashville

· Smokin’ And Drinkin’ – Miranda Lambert Featuring Little Big Town
Producers: Frank Liddell, Chuck Ainlay, Glenn Worf

Record Label: RCA Nashville

· Wild Child – Kenny Chesney With Grace Potter
Producers: Buddy Cannon, Kenny Chesney

Record Labels: Blue Chair Records, Columbia Nashville

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