List of nominees for Country Music Awards announced

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Announced live on Good Morning America Monday morning were the nominees for this year’s CMA Country Music Association Awards.

The event will be on November 8, and will be hosted by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood.

Country music stars Lauren Alaina, Dustin Lynch and Brothers Osborne appeared on GMA to make the announcements – one of which turned out to be Alaina herself.

Miranda Lambert was at the top with a total of five nominations on the list, including Single of the Year, Music Video of the Year, Album of the Year, Female Vocalist of the Year and Song of the Year.

See below for the complete list.

 

Below is the full list of CMA Awards Nominees:

ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR

  • Garth Brooks
  • Luke Bryan
  • Eric Church
  • Chris Stapleton
  • Keith Urban

SINGLE OF THE YEAR

  • “Better Man” – Little Big Town
  • “Blue Ain’t Your Color” – Keith Urban
  • “Body Like A Back Road” – Sam Hunt
  • “Dirt On My Boots” – Jon Pardi
  • “Tin Man” – Miranda Lambert

ALBUM OF THE YEAR

  • The Breaker – Little Big Town
  • From A Room: Volume 1 – Chris Stapleton
  • Heart Break – Lady Antebellum
  • The Nashville Sound – Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit
  • The Weight of These Wings – Miranda Lambert

SONG OF THE YEAR

  • “Better Man” – Songwriter: Taylor Swift
  • “Blue Ain’t Your Color” – Songwriters: Clint Lagerberg, Hillary Lindsey, Steven Lee Olsen
  • “Body Like A Back Road” – Songwriters: Zach Crowell, Sam Hunt, Shane McAnally, Josh Osborne
  • “Dirt On My Boots” – Songwriters: Rhett Akins, Jesse Frasure, Ashley Gorley
  • “Tin Man” – Songwriters: Jack Ingram, Miranda Lambert, Jon Randall

FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

  • Kelsea Ballerini
  • Miranda Lambert
  • Reba McEntire
  • Maren Morris
  • Carrie Underwood

MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

  • Dierks Bentley
  • Eric Church
  • Thomas Rhett
  • Chris Stapleton
  • Keith Urban

VOCAL GROUP OF THE YEAR

  • Lady Antebellum
  • Little Big Town
  • Old Dominion
  • Rascal Flatts
  • Zac Brown Band

VOCAL DUO OF THE YEAR

  • Brothers Osborne
  • Dan + Shay
  • Florida Georgia Line
  • LOCASH
  • Maddie & Tae

MUSICAL EVENT OF THE YEAR

  • (Award goes to each Artist)
  • “Craving You” – Thomas Rhett featuring Maren Morris
  • “Funny How Time Slips Away” – Glen Campbell with Willie Nelson
  • “Kill A Word” – Eric Church featuring Rhiannon Giddens
  • “Setting the World on Fire” – Kenny Chesney with P!nk
  • “Speak to a Girl” – Tim McGraw & Faith Hill

MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR

  • “Better Man” – Little Big Town, Directors: Becky Fluke and Reid Long
  • “Blue Ain’t Your Color” – Keith Urban, Director: Carter Smith
  • “Craving You” – Thomas Rhett featuring Maren Morris, Director: TK McKamy
  • “It Ain’t My Fault” – Brothers Osborne, Directors: Wes Edwards and Ryan Silver
  • “Vice” – Miranda Lambert, Director: Trey Fanjoy

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR

  • Lauren Alaina
  • Luke Combs
  • Old Dominion
  • Jon Pardi
  • Brett Young

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