The ACM Awards have become one of the most coveted awards shows in country music entertainment, posing as an incredible honor for performers to be nominated, despite a win or loss. Country stars poured into social media, announcing their skyrocketing happiness and excitement upon receiving the striking nomination, as well as expressing their genuine pride in those that essentially beat them in the running.
However, one country music veteran stood out above all when he received a staggering 7 nominations, snagging the biggest number of potential accolades of all his fellow entertainers. Keith Urban was thrilled to hear of the news, ultimately earning a chance at winning Male Vocalist of the Year, Entertainer of the Year, and landed a total of 5 possible awards for his latest work with his newest album Ripcord.
Close behind the Australian native were bombshell Miranda Lambert and "My Church" singer Maren Morris, landing a total of 6 nominations each!
Urban told Rolling Stone Country of his confused reaction to the news, saying, "I thought, 'What the hell is going on. I had no clue…"
Now that the nominations have been announced, who are you hoping to win? Let us know in the comments!
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