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2014 Academy of Country Music Award Nominees

Please note, though the awards are presented in the calendar year 2014, honors are bestowed for works produced in 2013.

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Miranda Lambert

Top Nominees:

  • Miranda Lambert and Tim McGraw are the leading solo nominees with 7 nominations, followed by Keith Urban with 6 nominations

  • Lee Brice, Kacey Musgraves, Blake Shelton, and Taylor Swift all received 5 nominations each

  • Florida Georgia Line and Lady Antebellum each received 4 nominations

  • Luke Bryan and Darius Rucker round out this year's top nominees with 3 each

Did you know…

  • Blake Shelton will once again join forces with Luke Bryan to host the 49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards. This year's show will mark Blake's fourth consecutive turn hosting the Awards and Luke's second time hosting a LIVE televised event.

  • Miranda Lambert earned seven nominations, including her third nomination for Entertainer of the Year and eighth consecutive nod for Female Vocalist of the Year. Additionally, Lambert was nominated for Single Record of the Year, Song of the Year and Video of the Year for "Mama’s Broken Heart," and twice for Vocal Event of the Year for both "We Were Us" with Keith Urban and "Boys ‘Round Here" as part of the Pistol Annies. Lambert is the reigning ACM Female Vocalist of the Year.

  • Tim McGraw received seven nominations, including Video of the Year for "Highway Don't Care" featuring Taylor Swift & Keith Urban. He is also nominated twice for Album of the Year, Single Record of the Year and Vocal Event of the Year awards as both the artist and producer.

  • Keith Urban received six nominations, including Male Vocalist of the Year, Single Record of the Year and Video of the Year. In the category for Vocal Event of the Year he is nominated for "Highway Don’t Care" with Tim McGraw and Taylor Swift, as well as nominated twice for "We Were Us" with Miranda Lambert as the artist and producer.

  • Lee Brice is nominated for five awards, including his first ever Male Vocalist of the Year and Video of the Year nominations and fourth consecutive nod for Song of the Year. He is also nominated twice in the Single Record of the Year category as the artist and producer for "I Drive Your Truck."

  • Kacey Musgraves earned five nominations, including her second consecutive nods for Female Vocalist of the Year and Video of the Year. She is also nominated for Song of the Year and nominated twice in the Album of the Year category, as the artist and producer, for Same Trailer Different Park.

  • Blake Shelton is nominated for five awards, including his third consecutive nomination for Entertainer of the Year and fourth nod for Male Vocalist of the Year. Shelton also received a nomination for Album of the Year, Song of the Year and Vocal Event of the Year.

  • Taylor Swift received five nominations, including her fifth consecutive nod for Entertainer of the Year and seventh consecutive nod for Female Vocalist of the Year. She also received a nomination for Single Record of the Year, Video of the Year and Vocal Event of the Year for "Highway Don’t Care" with Tim McGraw and Keith Urban.

  • Reigning New Artist of the Year, Florida Georgia Line earned four nominations, including their second consecutive nod for Vocal Duo of the Year. They also earned nominations for Album of the Year, Single Record of the Year and Vocal Event of the Year.

  • Lady Antebellum is nominated for four awards, including their sixth nod for Vocal Group of the Year. They are also nominated for Single Record of the Year, Song of the Year and Vocal Event of the Year for "Wagon Wheel" with Darius Rucker.

  • Luke Bryan received three nominations, including his second consecutive nomination for both Entertainer of the Year and Male Vocalist of the Year. He also earned an Album of the Year nomination for Crash My Party.

  • Darius Rucker is nominated for three awards, including Single Record of the Year, Song of the Year and Vocal Event of the Year for "Wagon Wheel" featuring Lady Antebellum.

  • The Academy of Country Music’s professional membership selects the nominees and winners of the ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, and selects the final top five nominees of the Entertainer of the Year category. New Artist of the Year final nominees will be selected by a combined vote of the fans and professional members. Get your votes in at VoteACM.com »

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