2022 ACM Nominations

Announced this morning, the nominees for the 2022 ACM Awards which will take place next month, March 7th LIVE from Las Vegas. Dolly Parton will host along with Jimmie Allen and Gabby Barrett, the reigning Male and Female Artist of the Year. The 57th Academy of Country Music Awards will livestream exclusively on Amazon Prime Video Monday, March 7 at 8 p.m. EST/7 p.m. CST/5 p.m. PST from Allegiant Stadium.

Here are the nominees:

Entertainer of the Year

Luke Combs

Eric Church

Miranda Lambert

Chris Stapleton

Carrie Underwood

Female Artist of the Year

Gabby Barrett

Miranda Lambert

Ashley McBryde

Maren Morris

Carly Pearce

Male Artist of the Year

Jimmie Allen

Luke Combs

Thomas Rhett

Chris Stapleton

Morgan Wallen

Duo of the Year

Brooks & Dunn

Brothers Osborne

Dan + Shay


Maddie & Tae

Group of the Year

Lady A

Little Big Town


Old Dominion

The Cadillac Three

New Female Artist of the Year

Tenille Arts

Priscilla Blosck

Lily Rose

Caitlyn Smith

Lainey Wilson

New Male Artist of the Year


Walker Hayes

Ryan Hurd

Parker McCollum

Elvie Shane

Album of the Year

Carly Pearce ’29: Written in Stone’

Thomas Rhett: ‘Country Again Side A’

Morgan Wallen: ‘Dangerous The Double Album’

Chris Young: ‘Famous Friends

Miranda Lambert, Jon Randall, Jack Ingram ‘The Marfa Tapes’

Single of the Year

“Buy Dirt” – Jordan Davis feat. Luke Bryan

“Famous Friends” – Chris Young feat. Kane Brown

“Fancy Like” – Walker Hayes

“If I Didn’t Love You” – Jason Aldean feat. Carrie Underwood

“You Should Probably Leave” – Chris Stapleton

Song of the Year

“7 Summers” – Morgan Wallen; songwriters: Morgan Wallen, Josh Osborne, Shane McAnally

“Buy Dirt” – Jordan Davis featuring Luke Bryan; songwriters: Jordan Davis, Jacob Davis, Josh Jenkins, Matt Jenkins

“Fancy Like” – Walker Hayes; songwriters: Cameron Bartolini, Josh Jenkins, Shane Stevens, Walker Hayes

“Things a Man Oughta Know” – Lainey Wilson; songwriters: Jason Nix, Jonathan Singleton, Lainey Wilson

“Knowing You” – Kenny Chesney; songwriters: Adam James, Brett James, Kat Higgins

Video of the Year

“Drunk And I Don’t Wanna Go Home” – Miranda Lambert feat. Elle King

“Famous Friends” – Chris Young feat. Kane Brown

“I Bet You Think About Me” – Taylor Swift feat. Chris Stapleton

“If I Didn’t Love You” – Jason Aldean feat. Carrie Underwood

“Never Wanted To Be That Girl” – Carly Pearce feat. Ashley McBryde

Songwriter of the Year

Jesse Frasure

Nicolle Galyon

Ashley Gorley

Michael Hardy

Josh Osborne

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