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Who made the list for ACM Nominations!

In the wee hours of the morning ACM nominations were announced! You wont’ believe who made the list, who’s dominating the categories and who is up for Entertainer of the year!

Rumors are saying some artists will sweep the awards other say people were robbed of a chance to win the award they deserve.

But some of our favorite artists like Thomas Rhett, Maren Morris, Dierks Bently, Luke Combs all made it but where did they fall?

We’ll show you!


Entertainer of the Year
Luke Bryan
Eric Church
Luke Combs
Thomas Rhett
Carrie Underwood

Female Artist of the Year
Kelsea Ballerini
Miranda Lambert
Maren Morris
Kacey Musgraves
Carrie Underwood

Male Artist of the Year
Dierks Bentley
Luke Combs
Thomas Rhett
Chris Stapleton
Keith Urban

Album of the Year
Center Point Road – Thomas Rhett
GIRL – Maren Morris
Heartache Medication – Jon Pardi
What You See Is What You Get – Luke Combs
Wildcard – Miranda Lambert

Single of the Year
“God’s Country” – Blake Shelton
“One Man Band” – Old Dominion
“Rainbow” – Kacey Musgraves
“Rumor” – Lee Brice
“What If I Never Get Over You” – Lady Antebellum

Group of the Year
Lady Antebellum
Little Big Town
Old Dominion
The Highwomen

Duo of the Year
Brooks & Dunn
Brothers Osborne
Dan + Shay
Florida Georgia Line
Maddie & Tae

New Female Artist of the Year
Ingrid Andress
Gabby Barrett
Lindsay Ell
Caylee Hammack
Tenille Townes

New Male Artist of the Year
Jordan Davis
Russell Dickerson
Riley Green
Cody Johnson
Morgan Wallen

Song of the Year
“10,000 Hours” – Dan + Shay ft. Justin Bieber
“Girl Goin’ Nowhere” – Ashley McBryde
“God’s Country” – Blake Shelton
“One Man Band” – Old Dominion
“Some Of It” – Eric Church

Video of the Year
“10,000 Hours” – Dan + Shay ft. Justin Bieber
“God’s Country” – Blake Shelton
“One Man Band” – Old Dominion
“Remember You Young” – Thomas Rhett
“Sugar Coat” – Little Big Town

Music Event of the Year
“10,000 Hours” – Dan + Shay ft. Justin Bieber
“Dive Bar” – Garth Brooks ft. Blake Shelton
“Fooled Around And Fell In Love” – Miranda Lambert ft. Maren Morris, Ashley McBryde, Tenille Townes, Caylee Hammack, Elle King
“Old Town Road” – Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus
“What Happens In A Small Town” – Brantley Gilbert ft. Lindsay Ell

Songwriter of the Year
Ashley Gorley
Michael Hardy
Hillary Lindsey
Shane McAnally
Josh Osborne

Some artists have already reached out to share their excitement such as Luke Bryan!!


Kelsea Ballerini  was also waking up early to share the fact she’s up for Female Artist of the year!!

other artists like Dan+Shay and Luke Combs,are up early and retweeting, we’re still waiting to see what Thomas Rhett has to say, granted he’s probably one sleepy daddy right now!


Thomas Rhett and Maren Morris have tied for five nominations each giving them each a chance to sweep the awards this year! Who do you think walks away with more?!


The question we’re all asking, who do you think got snubbed, who deserves to win Entertainer of the year?


We want your input we want to hear from the world of country who deserves it most!