The 2016 ACM Award nominations have been announced! Taking place on Sunday April 3rd on CBS and hosted by Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley, the list of nominations is mostly predictable, but there are a few surprises.
The big award of the night, Entertainer of the Year consists of a few names that have won the award in the past and the reigning Entertainer of the Year. The nominees are…
Album of the Year nominees are “I’m Coming Over” from Chris Young, “Montevallo” from Sam Hunt, “Mr. Misunderstood” from Eric Church, “Tangled Up” from Thomas Rhett and “Traveller” from Chris Stapleton.
Single of the Year nominees are “Burning House” by Cam, “Buy Me A Boat” by Chris Janson, “Die A Happy Man” by Thomas Rhett, “Girl Crush” from Little Big Town, “I’m Coming Over” by Chris Young and “Take Your Time” by Sam Hunt.
Vocal Event of the Year nominees are “Hangover Tonight” by Gary Allan featuring Chris Stapleton, “Home Alone Tonight” from Luke Bryan featuring Karen Fairchild of Little Big Town, “Raise Em Up” from Keith Urban featuring Eric Church, “Smokin’ and Drinkin’” by Miranda Lambert with Little Big Town and “Wild Child” from Kenny Chesney with Grace Potter.
More nominees will be announced at a later date. Keep it tuned to WYCD for all of the nominees!