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Nominees for the 49th Annual CMA Awards are out

 

The announcements were revealed on ABC’s Good Morning America by Steven Tyler and Kelsea Ballerini. (Left)

 

Eric Church and Little Big Town lead the way with five nominations each.

 

Kenny Chesney and Miranda Lambert have four nominations while Sam Hunt, Maddie & Tae, Kacey Musgraves, and Chris Stapleton received three.

 

 

Entertainer of the Year

 

Garth Brooks

Luke Bryan

Kenny Chesney

Eric Church

Miranda Lambert

 

Male Vocalist of the Year

 

Dierks Bentley

Luke Bryan

Eric Church

Blake Shelton

Chris Stapleton

 

Female Vocalist of the Year

 

Kelsea Ballerini

Miranda Lambert

Kacey Musgraves

Carrie Underwood

Lee Ann Womack

 

Vocal Duo of the Year

 

Brothers Osborne

Dan + Shay

Florida Georgia Line

Maddie & Tae

Thompson Square

 

Vocal Group of the Year

 

Lady Antebellum

Little Big Town

Rascal Flatts

The Band Perry

Zac Brown Band

 

Album of the Year

 

Old Boots, New Dirt, Jason Aldean

Pageant Material, Kacey Musgraves

Pain Killer, Little Big Town

The Big Revival, Kenny Chesney

Traveller, Chris Stapleton

 

New Artist of the Year

 

Kelsea Ballerini

Sam Hunt

Maddie & Tae

Thomas Rhett

Chris Stapleton

 

Single of the Year

 

 “American Kids,” Kenny Chesney

“Girl Crush,” Little Big Town

“I Don’t Dance,” Lee Brice

“Take Your Time,” Sam Hunt

“Talladega,” Eric Church

 

Song of the Year

 

“American Kids,”

“Girl Crush,”

“Like a Cowboy,”

“Like a Wrecking Ball,”

“Take Your Time,”

 

Music Video of the Year

 

“Biscuits,” Kacey Musgraves

“Girl Crush,” Little Big Town

“Girl in a Country Song,” Maddie & Tae

“Little Red Wagon,” Miranda Lambert

“Something in the Water,” Carrie Underwood

 

Musical Event of the Year

 

“Django and Jimmie,” Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard

“Lonely Tonight,” Blake Shelton featuring Ashley Monroe

“Raise ‘Em Up,” Keith Urban featuring Eric Church

“Smokin’ and Drinkin,’” Miranda Lambert featuring Little Big Town

“Wild Child,” Kenny Chesney with Grace Potter

 

Musician of the Year

 

Sam Bush (Mandolin)

Jerry Douglas (Dobro)

Paul Franklin (Steel Guitar)

Dann Huff (Guitar)

Mac McAnally (Guitar)

 

Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will host “The 49th Annual CMA Awards” for the 8th time on November 4th