All the nominees at the Country Music Awards 2017

Country Music Awards 2017

The 51st annual Country Music Awards 2017 (CMAs) are here and the nominees in each category are out. Surprisingly or not, Taylor Swift has received a nomination for her songwriting prowess, as well as P!nk in a collaboration.

The Country Music Awards 2017 will premiere on November 8, 2017.

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: Vol. 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 Osbourne

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 Osbourne

Dan + Shay

Florida Georgia Line


Maddie & Tae

Musical Event of the Year

Craving You – Thomas Rhett feat. Marren Morris

Funny How Time Slips Away – Glen Campbell with Willie Nelson

Kill A Word – Eric Church feat. Rhiannon Giddens

Setting The World On Fire – Kenny Chesney with P!nk

Speak To A Girl – Tim McGraw & Faith Hill

Musician of the Year

Jerry Douglas (Dobro)

Paul Franklin (Steel Guitar)

Dann Huff (Guitar)

Mac McAnally (Guitar)

Derek Wells (Guitar)

Music Video of the Year

Better Man – Little Big Town

Blue Ain’t Your Color – Keith Urban

Craving You – Thomas Rhett feat. Maren Morris

It Ain’t My Fault – Brothers Osbourne

Vice – Miranda Lambert

New Artist of the Year

Lauren Alaina

Luke Combs

Old Dominion

Jon Pardi

Brett Young

Image Credit: CMA