2016 ACM Awards are filled with Festival Alums

America’s River Festival alums, Brett Eldredge, Sam Hunt, Dierks Bentley, Little Big Town, Old Dominion, Dan + Shay, and Parmalee, have been nominated for the Academy of Country Music Awards (ACM) that will air on CBS Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 7pm central time. Check out their nominations below and tune in for one of country music’s favorite nights! We know who we are rootin’ for!

Male Vocalist of the Year
  • Jason Aldean
  • Eric Church
  • Brett Eldredge
  • Chris Stapleton
  • Dierks Bentley
New Male Vocalist of the Year
  • Brett Eldredge
  • Chris Janson
  • Thomas Rhett
  • Chase Rice
  • Chris Stapleton
Album of the Year
  • “I’m Comin’ Over” – Chris Young
  • “Montevallo” – Sam Hunt
  • “Mr. Misunderstood” – Eric Church
  • “Tangled Up” – Thomas Rhett
  • “Traveller” – Chris Stapleton
Vocal Group of the Year
  • Eli Young Band
  • Little Big Town
  • Old Dominion
  • Rascal Flatts
  • Zac Brown Band
Vocal Duo of the Year
  • Brothers Osbourne
  • Dan + Shay
  • Florida Georgia Line
  • Joey + Rory
  • Maddie & Tae
New Vocal Duo or Group of the Year
  • A Thousand Horses
  • Brothers Osborne
  • Maddie & Tae
  • Old Dominion
  • Parmalee
Single Record of the Year
  • “Burning House” – Cam
  • “Buy Me a Boat” – Chris Janson
  • “Die A Happy Man” – Thomas Rhett
  • “Girl Crush” – Little Big Town
  • “I’m Comin’ Over” – Chris Young
  • “Take Your Time” – Sam Hunt
Video of the Year
  • “Biscuits” – Kacey Musgraves
  • “Burning House” – Cam
  • “Girl Crush” – Little Big Town
  • “Mr. Misunderstood” – Eric Church
  • “Riser” – Dierks Bentley
Vocal Event of the Year
  • “Hangover Tonight” – Gary Allan Featuring Chris Stapleton
  • “Home Alone Tonight” – Luke Bryan Featuring Karen Fairchild
  • “Raise ‘Em Up” – Keith Urban Featuring Eric Church
  • “Smokin’ And Drinkin'” – Miranda Lambert Featuring Little Big Town
  • “Wild Child” – Kenny Chesney With Grace Potter