Nominierungen - Country Music Association Awards 2016

Eric Church, Maren Morris und Chris Stapleton mit je fünf Nominierungen

Mit jeweils 5 Nominierungen führen Eric Church, Maren Morris und Chris Stapleton das große Feld der Nominierten für die 50. Country Music Association Awards an. Die prestigeträchtigen Auszeichnungen werden am 2. November in Nashville in der Bridgestone Arena verliehen.
Hinter den drei meistgenannten folgen Dierks Bentley, Carrie Underwood und Keith Urban mit jeweils 4 Nennungen und Tim McGraw mit 3 Nominierungen.
Carrie Underwood und Brad Paisley werden die Jubiläumsveranstaltung der CMA Awards moderieren.

Hier ist die komplette Liste der Nominierungen:

ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR
Garth Brooks
Luke Bryan
Chris Stapleton
Carrie Underwood
Keith Urban 

SINGLE OF THE YEAR
“Die a Happy Man”  Thomas Rhett
Produced by Dann Huff and Jesse Frasure

“Humble and Kind”  Tim McGraw
Produced by Byron Gallimore and Tim McGraw

“My Church”  Maren Morris
Produced by busbee and Maren Morris

“Nobody To Blame”  Chris Stapleton
Produced by Dave Cobb and Chris Stapleton

“Record Year”  Eric Church
Produced by Jay Joyce

ALBUM OF THE YEAR
Black  -  Dierks Bentley
Produced by Ross Copperman and Arturo Buenahora, Jr.
Capitol Records Nashville/Universal Music Group Nashville

Hero  -  Maren Morris
Produced by busbee, Maren Morris, and Brad Hill
Columbia Nashville/Sony Music Nashville 

Mr. Misunderstood  -  Eric Church
Produced by Jay Joyce and Arturo Buenahora, Jr.
EMI Records Nashville/Universal Music Group Nashville 

Ripcord  -  Keith Urban
Produced by Jeff Bhasker, Tyler Johnson, Dann Huff, Greg Wells, Nile Rodgers, busbee, K-Kov, Nathan Chapman, Jonny Price, and Keith Urban
Hit Red Records/Capitol Records Nashville/Universal Music Group Nashville 

Storyteller  -  Carrie Underwood
Produced by Jay Joyce, Mark Bright, and Zach Crowell
19 Recordings/Arista Nashville/Sony Music Nashville 

SONG OF THE YEAR
“Burning House”
Camaron "Cam" Ochs, Tyler Johnson, Jeff Bhasker

“Die A Happy Man”
Sean Douglas, Thomas Rhett, and Joe Spargur 

“Humble And Kind”
Lori McKenna 

“My Church”
busbee and Maren Morris

“Record Year”
Eric Church and Jeff Hyde 

FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR
Kelsea Ballerini
Miranda Lambert
Maren Morris
Kacey Musgraves
Carrie Underwood 

MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR
Dierks Bentley
Eric Church
Tim McGraw
Chris Stapleton
Keith Urban 

VOCAL GROUP OF THE YEAR
Lady Antebellum
Little Big Town
Old Dominion
Rascal Flatts
Zac Brown Band 

VOCAL DUO OF THE YEAR
Brothers Osborne
Dan + Shay
Florida Georgia Line
Joey + Rory
Maddie & Tae 

MUSICAL EVENT OF THE YEAR
“Different For Girls”   Dierks Bentley feat. Elle King
Capitol Records Nashville/Universal Music Group Nashville 

“Home Alone Tonight”   Luke Bryan featuring Karen Fairchild
Capitol Records Nashville/Universal Music Group Nashville 

“The Fighter”   Keith Urban (featuring Carrie Underwood)
Hit Red Records/Capitol Records Nashville/Universal Music Group Nashville 

“Think of You”   Chris Young (duet with Cassadee Pope)
RCA Nashville/Sony Music Nashville 

“You Are My Sunshine”   Morgane Stapleton with Chris Stapleton
Low Country Sound/Elektra Records 

MUSICIAN OF THE YEAR
Jerry Douglas (Dobro/Lap Steel Guitar)
Paul Franklin (Steel Guitar)
Dann Huff (Guitar)
Brent Mason (Guitar)
Derek Wells (Guitar) 

MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR
“Burning House”   Cam
Directed by Trey Fanjoy 

“Fire Away”   Chris Stapleton
Directed by Tim Mattia 

“Humble and Kind”   Tim McGraw
Directed by Wes Edwards 

“Record Year”   Eric Church
Directed by John Peets and Reid Long 

“Somewhere On A Beach”  Dierks Bentley
Directed by Wes Edwards 

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Kelsea Ballerini
Brothers Osborne
Maren Morris
Old Dominion
Cole Swindell