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47th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards

47th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards

The nominations for The 47th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards were announced live via social networking yesterday morning through Facebook, and Kenny Chesney is the top nominee with nine nominations. The show will air live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on April 1 on CBS at 8 PM, ET.

The 2012 ACM nominees are:

Entertainer of the Year

Jason Aldean

Kenny Chesney

Brad Paisley

Blake Shelton

Taylor Swift

Male Vocalist of the Year

Jason Aldean

Kenny Chesney

Brad Paisley

Blake Shelton

Chris Young

Female Vocalist of the Year

Sara Evans

Miranda Lambert

Martina McBride

Taylor Swift

Carrie Underwood

Vocal Duo of the Year

Love and Theft

Montgomery Gentry

Steel Magnolia

Sugarland

Thompson Square

Vocal Group of the Year

The Band Perry

Eli Young Band

Lady Antebellum

Rascal Flatts

Zac Brown Band

Album of the Year

Chief – Eric Church (EMI-Nashville)

Four The Record – Miranda Lambert (RCA)

Hemingway's Whiskey – Kenny Chesney (BNA)

My Kinda Party – Jason Aldean (Broken Bow Records)

Own The Night – Lady Antebellum (Capitol Records Nashville)

Single Record of the Year

Crazy Girl – Eli Young Band (Republic Nashville)

Don't You Wanna Stay – Jason Aldean With Kelly Clarkson (Broken Bow Records)

Red Solo Cup – Toby Keith (Show Dog-Universal Music)

Tomorrow – Chris Young (RCA)

You And Tequila – Kenny Chesney Featuring Grace Potter (BNA)

Song of the Year

Crazy Girl – Eli Young Band

Composers: Lee Brice, Liz Rose

Home – Dierks Bentley

Composers: Brett Beavers, Dierks Bentley, Dan Wilson

Just A Kiss – Lady Antebellum

Composers: Dallas Davidson, Dave Haywood, Charles Kelley, Hillary Scott

Threaten Me With Heaven – Vince Gill

Composers: Amy Grant, Vince Gill, Dillon O'Brian, Will Owsley

You And Tequila – Kenny Chesney Featuring Grace Potter

Composers: Matraca Berg, Deana Carter

Video of the Year

Homeboy – Eric Church

Just A Kiss – Lady Antebellum

Mean – Taylor Swift

Red Solo Cup – Toby Keith <-------THINK HE IS GOING TO WIN???

Tattoos On This Town – Jason Aldean

Vocal Event of the Year

Country Boy – Aaron Lewis Featuring George Jones & Charlie Daniels (R&J Records)

Don’t You Wanna Stay – Jason Aldean With Kelly Clarkson (Broken Bow Records)

Old Alabama – Brad Paisley Featuring Alabama (Arista Nashville)

Remind Me – Brad Paisley Duet With Carrie Underwood (Arista Nashville)

You And Tequila – Kenny Chesney Featuring Grace Potter (BNA)

 

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