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The 48th Annual CMA Nominations!!

 
The 48th Annual CMA Nominations!!
Posted September 4th, 2014 @ 6:06am

THE 48TH ANNUAL CMA NOMINATIONS

 

Darius Rucker and Little Big Town announced the nominees on Good Morning America yesterday for the "The 48th Annual CMA Awards" and Miranda Lambert and Dierks Bentley scored the most nods. The final nominees are as follows:

 

ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR
Luke Bryan
Miranda Lambert
Blake Shelton
George Strait
Keith Urban

 

SINGLE OF THE YEAR
(Award goes to Artist and Producer(s))
“Automatic”
Miranda Lambert
Produced by Frank Liddell, Chuck Ainlay, and Glenn Worf
RCA Nashville

 

“Drunk On A Plane”
Dierks Bentley
Produced by Ross Copperman, Jaren Johnston, Arturo Buenahora, Jr.
Capitol Records Nashville

 

“Give Me Back My Hometown”
Eric Church
Produced by Jay Joyce and Arturo Buenahora, Jr.
EMI Records Nashville

 

“Meanwhile Back At Mama’s”
Tim McGraw featuring Faith Hill
Produced by Byron Gallimore and Tim McGraw
Big Machine

 

“Mine Would Be You”
Blake Shelton
Produced by Scott Hendricks
Warner Bros./Warner Music Nashville

 

ALBUM OF THE YEAR
(Award goes to Artist and Producer(s))
Crash My Party
Luke Bryan
Produced by Jeff Stevens
Capitol Records Nashville

 

Fuse
Keith Urban
Produced by Benny Blanco, Nathan Chapman, Ross Copperman, Zach Crowell, Mike Elizondo, Dann Huff, Jay Joyce, Stargate, Keith Urban, and Butch Walker
Capitol Records Nashville

 

Platinum
Miranda Lambert
Produced by Frank Liddell, Chuck Ainlay, and Glenn Worf
RCA Nashville

 

Riser
Dierks Bentley
Produced by Ross Copperman, Jaren Johnston, and Arturo Buenahora, Jr.
Capitol Records Nashville

 

The Outsiders
Eric Church
Produced by Jay Joyce and Arturo Buenahora, Jr.
EMI Records Nashville

 

SONG OF THE YEAR
(Award goes to Songwriter(s))
“Automatic”
Nicolle Galyon, Natalie Hemby, and Miranda Lambert

 

“Follow Your Arrow”
Kacey Musgraves, Brandy Clark, and Shane McAnally

 

“Give Me Back My Hometown”
Eric Church and Luke Laird

 

“I Don’t Dance”
Lee Brice, Rob Hatch, and Dallas Davidson

 

“I Hold On”
Brett James and Dierks Bentley

 

FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR
Miranda Lambert
Martina McBride
Kacey Musgraves
Taylor Swift
Carrie Underwood

 

MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR
Dierks Bentley
Luke Bryan
Eric Church
Blake Shelton
Keith Urban

 

VOCAL GROUP OF THE YEAR
Eli Young Band
Lady Antebellum
Little Big Town
The Band Perry
Zac Brown Band

 

VOCAL DUO OF THE YEAR
Dan + Shay
Florida Georgia Line
Love and Theft
The Swon Brothers
Thompson Square

 

MUSICAL EVENT OF THE YEAR
(Award goes to each artist)
Bakersfield
Vince Gill and Paul Franklin
Mercury Nashville

 

“Meanwhile Back At Mama’s”
Tim McGraw featuring Faith Hill
Big Machine

 

“Somethin’ Bad”
Miranda Lambert duet with Carrie Underwood
RCA Nashville

 

“We Were Us”
Keith Urban featuring Miranda Lambert
Capitol Records Nashville

 

“You Can’t Make Old Friends”
Kenny Rogers duet with Dolly Parton
Warner Bros./Warner Music Nashville

 

MUSICIAN OF THE YEAR
Sam Bush (Mandolin)
Jerry Douglas (Dobro)
Paul Franklin (Steel Guitar)
Dann Huff (Guitar)
Mac McAnally (Guitar)

 

MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR
“Automatic”
Miranda Lambert
Directed by Trey Fanjoy

 

“Bartender”
Lady Antebellum
Directed by Shane Drake

 

“Drunk On A Plane”
Dierks Bentley
Directed by Wes Edwards

 

“Follow Your Arrow”
Kacey Musgraves
Directed by Kacey Musgraves and Honey

 

“Somethin’ Bad”
Miranda Lambert duet with Carrie Underwood
Directed by Trey Fanjoy

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Brandy Clark
Brett Eldredge
Kip Moore
Thomas Rhett
Cole Swindell

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