Nominations for the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards were announced today. Below is a full list of all this years nominees.
Male Vocalist of the Year
New Male Vocalist of the Year
New Female Vocalist of the Year
Single Record of the Year
Keith Urban, “Blue Ain’t Your Color”
Florida Georgia Line, “H.O.L.Y.”
Tim McGraw, “Humble and Kind”
Maren Morris, “My Church”
Miranda Lambert, “Vice”
Song of the Year (goes to songwriters, publishers and artists)
“Blue Ain’t Your Color”: Keith Urban, artist; Clint Lagerberg, Hillary Lindsey and Steven Lee Olsen, songwriters.
“Die a Happy Man”: Thomas Rhett, artist; Thomas Rhett, Sean Douglas and Joe Spargur, songwriters.
“Humble and Kind”: Tim McGraw, artist; Lori McKenna, songwriter.
“Kill a Word”: Eric Church featuring Rhiannon Giddens, artists; Eric Church, Luke Dick and Jeff Hyde, songwriters.
“Tennessee Whiskey”: Chris Stapleton, artist; Dean Dillon and Linda Hargrove, songwriters.
“Vice”: Miranda Lambert, artist; Miranda Lambert, Shane McAnally and Josh Osborne, songwriters.
Songwriter of the Year
Vocal Event of the Year
Dierks Bentley featuring Elle King, “Different For Girls”
Various artists, “Forever Country”
Florida Georgia Line featuring Tim McGraw, “May We All”
Kenny Chesney featuring Pink, “Setting the World on Fire”
Chris Young Featuring Cassadee Pope, “Think of You”
The Academy of Country Music also honors achievers in the fields of radio, industry and studio recording. A radio station in the Shoals, WXFL-FM of Florence (also known as KIX 96), has been nominated for Radio Station of the Year, Small Market.