52nd Annual CMA Awards 2018

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52nd Annual CMA Awards 2018

Post by CRoutes » Wed Aug 29, 2018 6:37 am

The WINNERS will be announced on November 14, 2018:
52nd Annual CMA Awards, live from Bridgestone Arena on ABC at 7 p.m. CT
"Country Music's BIGGEST NIGHT" or better known by the Honky-Tonk Purists as "Country Music's BIGGEST SH*TE

Chris Stapleton tops the list of finalists with five nominations.
Reaction Snubs & Comment, CMA Awards Voting process & criteria explained


NEW = New to the cateogary compared to 2017

Entertainer Of The Year
Jason Aldean NEW; Luke Bryan; Kenny Chesney NEW; Chris Stapleton; Keith Urban

Single Of The Year
(Award goes to Artist, Producer(s), and Mix Engineer(s))

“Broken Halos” - Chris Stapleton
“Drinkin Problem” – Midland
“Drowns The Whiskey” – Jason Aldean ft. Miranda Lambert
“Meant To Be” – Bebe Rexha and Florida Georgia Line
“Tequila” – Dan and Shay

Album Of The Year
(Award goes to Artist and Producer(s))
FROM A ROOM: VOLUME 2 – Chris Stapleton
GOLDEN HOUR – Kacey Musgraves
GRAFFITI U – Keith Urban
LIFE CHANGES – Thomas Rhett
THE MOUNTAIN – Dierks Bentley

Song Of The Year
(Award goes to Songwriter(s))
“Body Like A Back Road” Songwriter(s): Zach Crowell, Sam Hunt, Shane McAnally, Josh Osborne
“Broken Halos” Songwriter(s): Mike Henderson, Chris Stapleton
“Drowns the Whiskey” Songwriter(s): Brandon Kinney, Jeff Middleton, Josh Thompson
“Drunk Girl” Songwriter(s): Scooter Carusoe, Tom Douglas, Chris Janson
“Tequila” Songwriter(s): Nicolle Galyon, Jordan Reynolds, Dan Smyers

Female Vocalist Of The Year
Kelsea Ballerini; Miranda Lambert; Maren Morris; Kacey Musgraves NEW; Carrie Underwood

Male Vocalist Of The Year
Dierks Bentley; Luke Combs NEW; Thomas Rhett; Chris Stapleton; Keith Urban

Vocal Group Of The Year
Lady Antebellum; LANCO NEW; Little Big Town; Midland NEW; Old Dominion

Vocal Duo Of The Year
Brothers Osborne: Dan + Shay; Florida Georgia Line; Maddie and Tae; Sugarland NEW

Musical Event Of The Year
(Award goes to each Artist)
“Burning Man” – Dierks Bentley Feat. Brothers Osborne
“Dear Hate” – Maren Morris (Feat. Vince Gill)
“Drowns the Whiskey” – Jason Aldean (Feat. Miranda Lambert)
“Everything’s Gonna Be Alright” – David Lee Murphy (with Kenny Chesney)
“Meant to Be” – Bebe Rexha & Florida Georgia Line

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
(Award goes to Artist and Director(s))
“Babe” – Sugarland (Featuring Taylor Swift); Director(s): Anthony Mandler
“Cry Pretty” – Carrie Underwood; Director(s): Randee St. Nicholas
“Drunk Girl” – Chris Janson; Director(s): Jeff Venable
“Marry Me” – Thomas Rhett; Director(s): TK McKamy
“Tequila” – Dan + Shay; Director(s): Patrick Tracy

New Artist Of The Year
Lauren Alaina: Luke Combs; Chris Janson NEW; Midland NEW; Brett Young
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