The 49th Annual CMA Awards Nominees

The 49th Annual CMA Awards Nominees

The 49th Annual CMA Awards nominees were just announced this morning by Steven Tyler and ‘s Kelsea Ballerini in New York City….

•             Garth Brooks
•             Luke Bryan
•             Kenny Chesney
•             Eric Church
•             Miranda Lambert

•             Kelsea Ballerini
•             Miranda Lambert
•             Kacey Musgraves
•             Carrie Underwood
•             Lee Ann Womack

•             Dierks Bentley
•             Luke Bryan
•             Eric Church
•             Blake Shelton
•             Chris Stapleton

•             Lady Antebellum
•             Little Big Town
•             Rascal Flatts
•             The Band Perry
•             Zac Brown Band

•             Old Boots, New Dirt, Jason Aldean
•             Pageant Material, Kacey Musgraves
•             Pain Killer, Little Big Town
•             The Big Revival, Kenny Chesney
•             Traveller, Chris Stapleton

•             “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,” Rodney Clawson, Luke Laird and Shane McAnally
•             “Girl Crush,” Liz Rose, Lori McKenna and Hillary Lindsey
•             “Like A Cowboy,” Randy Houser and Brice Long
•             “Like A Wrecking Ball,” Eric Church and Casey Beathard
•             “Take Your Time,” Sam Hunt, Shane McAnally and Josh Osborne

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

Musical Event
•             Django And Jimmie, Willie Nelson And Merle Haggard
•             “Lonely Tonight,” Blake Shelton f/Ashley Monroe
•             “Raise ‘Em Up,” Keith Urban f/Eric Church
•             “Smokin’ And Drinkin’,” Miranda Lambert f/Little Big Town
•             “Wild Child,” Kenny Chesney w/Grace Potter

•             Sam Bush
•             Jerry Douglas
•             Paul Franklin
•             Dann Huff
•             Mac McAnally

•             “Biscuits,” Kacey Musgraves
•             “Girl Crush,” Little Big Town
•             “Girl In A Country Song,” Little Big Town
•             “Little Red Wagon,” Miranda Lambert
•             “Something In The Water,” Carrie Underwood

New Artist
•             Kelsea Ballerini
•             Sam Hunt
•             Maddie & Tae
•             Thomas Rhett
•             Chris Stapleton