Here are the nominees

ACM Awards, hosted by Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley, air April 2nd on CBS.

Entertainer of the Year

  • Jason Aldean
  • Luke Bryan
  • Florida Georgia Line
  • Carrie Underwood
  • Keith Urban

Male Vocalist of the Year

  • Jason Aldean
  • Dierks Bentley
  • Thomas Rhett
  • Chris Stapleton
  • Keith Urban

Female Vocalist of the Year

  • Kelsea Ballerini
  • Miranda Lambert
  • Maren Morris
  • Kacey Musgraves
  • Carrie Underwood

Vocal Duo of the Year

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

Vocal Group of the Year 

  • Eli Young Band
  • Lady Antebellum
  • Little Big Town
  • Old Dominion
  • Rascal Flatts

New Male Vocalist of the Year

  • Kane Brown
  • Chris Janson
  • Chris Lane
  • Jon Pardi
  • Brett Young

New Female Vocalist of the Year

  • Lauren Alaina
  • Cam
  • Brandy Clark
  • Maren Morris

New Vocal Duo or Group of the Year 

  • A Thousand Horses
  • Brothers Osborne
  • Dan + Shay
  • LOCASH
  • Maddie & Tae

Album of the Year [Awarded to Artist(s)/Producer(s)/Record Company–Label(s)]

  • Black– Dierks Bentley
  • Dig Your Roots– Florida Georgia Line
  • Hero – Maren Morris
  • Ripcord– Keith Urban
  • The Weight of These Wings– Miranda Lambert

Single Record of the Year [Awarded to Artist(s)/Producer(s)/Record Company–Label(s)]

  • "Blue Ain’t Your Colo" – Keith Urban
  • "H.O.L.Y" – Florida Georgia Line
  • "Humble And Kind" – Tim McGraw
  • "My Church" – Maren Morris
  • "Vice"– Miranda Lambert

Song of the Year [Awarded to Songwriter(s)/Publisher(s)/Artist(s)]

  • "Blue Ain’t Your Color" – Keith Urban (Songwriters: Clint Lagerberg, Hillary Lindsey, Steven Lee Olsen)
  •  "Die A Happy Man"n– Thomas Rhett (Songwriters: Thomas Rhett, Sean Douglas, Joe Spargur)
  • "Humble And Kind" – Tim McGraw (Songwriter: Lori McKenna)
  • "Kill A Word" – Eric Church Featuring Rhiannon Giddens (Songwriters: Eric Church, Luke Dick, Jeff Hyde)
  • "Tennessee Whiskey"– Chris Stapleton (Songwriters: Dean Dillon, Linda Hargrove)
  • "Vice"– Miranda Lambert (Songwriters: Miranda Lambert, Shane McAnally, Josh Osborne)

 Video of the Year [Awarded to Producer(s)/Director(s)/Artist(s)]

  • "Fire Away"– Chris Stapleton
  • "Forever Countr"– Artists of Then, Now & Forever
  • "Humble And Kin" – Tim McGraw
  • "Peter Pan" – Kelsea Ballerini
  • "Vice"– Miranda Lambert

Songwriter of the Year*(Off Camera Award)

  • Ashley Gorley
  • Luke Laird
  • Hillary Lindsey
  • Shane McAnally
  • Lori McKenna

Vocal Event of the Year [Awarded to Artist(s)/Producer(s)/Record Company–Label(s)]

  •  "Different For Girls" – Dierks Bentley Featuring Elle King
  • "Forever Country" – Artists of Then, Now & Forever
  • "May We All" – Florida Georgia Line Featuring Tim McGraw
  • "Setting The World On Fire" – Kenny Chesney Featuring P!nk
  • "Think Of You"– Chris Young Featuring Cassadee Pope