2019 CMA Awards Nominees


Entertainer of the Year

Garth Brooks
Eric Church
Chris Stapleton
Carrie Underwood
Keith Urban


Female Vocalist of the Year

Kelsea Ballerini
Miranda Lambert
Maren Morris
Kacey Musgraves
Carrie Underwood


Male Vocalist of the Year

Dierks Bentley
Luke Combs
Thomas Rhett
Chris Stapleton
Keith Urban


Vocal Group of the Year

Lady Antebellum
Little Big Town
Midland
Old Dominion
Zac Brown Band


Vocal Duo of the Year

Brooks & Dunn
Brothers Osborne
Dan + Shay
Florida Georgia Line
Maddie & Tae


Album of the Year

Center Point Road, Thomas Rhett
Cry Pretty, Carrie Underwood
Dan + Shay, Dan + Shay
Desperate Man, Eric Church
Girl, Maren Morris


Song of the Year

“Beautiful Crazy” Luke Combs
“Girl,” Maren Morris
“God’s Country,” Blake Shelton
“Rainbow,” Kacey Musgraves
“Tequila,” Dan + Shay


Single of the Year

“Burning Man,” Dierks Bentley (feat. Brothers Osborne)
“Girl,” Maren Morris
“God’s Country,” Blake Shelton
“Millionaire,” Chris Stapleton
“Speechless,” Dan + Shay


Music Video of the Year

“Burning Man,” Dierks Bentley (feat. Brothers Osborne)
“Girl,” Maren Morris
“God’s Country,” Blake Shelton
“Rainbow,” Kacey Musgraves
“Some of It,” Eric Church


New Artist of the Year

Cody Johnson
Ashley McBryde
Midland
Carly Pearce
Morgan Wallen


Musical Event of the Year

“All My Favorite People,” Maren Morris (feat. Brothers Osborne)
“Brand New Man,” Brooks & Dunn (with Luke Combs)
“Dive Bar,” Garth Brooks & Blake Shelton
“Old Town Road (Remix)” Lil Nas X feat. Billy Ray Cyrus
“What Happens in a Small Town,” Brantley Gilbert & Lindsay Ell


Musician of the Year

Jenee Fleenor
Paul Franklin
Mac McAnally
Ilya Toshinsky
Derek Wells