The nominations have been announced for the 2019 CMA Awards and one superstar singer, in particular, has been nominated the most, with a total of six nods for one of country music's biggest nights.
Maren Morris is the queen of these nominations, racking up six nods in total for the categories of Female Vocalist of the Year and Album of the Year, for Girl. The album's title track is also nominated for Single of the Year and Song of the Year.
Hot on Morris' heels are Brothers Osborne, who have four total nominations for Musical Event of the Year as well as Vocal Duo of the Year, and a pair of nods for their participation in Dierks Bentley's hit song, "Burning Man."
Leading with three award recognitions each is Bentley, Kacey Musgraves, Luke Combs, Eric Church, Dan + Shay, Blake Shelton, Chris Stapleton and Carrie Underwood.
The following are the nominations for the 2019 CMA Awards, as reported by Rolling Stone. The awards show will be hosted by Carrie Underwood, along with Reba McEntire and Dolly Parton.Entertainer of the YearGarth BrooksEric ChurchChris StapletonCarrie UnderwoodKeith Urban
Album of the YearCenter Point Road, Thomas RhettCry Pretty, Carrie UnderwoodDan + Shay, Dan + ShayDesperate Man, Eric ChurchGirl, Maren MorrisSingle of the Year"Burning Man," Dierks Bentley feat. Brothers Osborne"Girl," Maren Morris"God's Country," Blake Shelton"Millionaire," Chris Stapleton"Speechless," Dan + ShaySong of the Year"Beautiful Crazy," recorded by Luke Combs"Girl," recorded by Maren Morris"God's Country," recorded by Blake Shelton"Rainbow," recorded by Kacey Musgraves"Tequila," recorded by Dan + Shay
Male Vocalist of the Year
Dierks BentleyLuke CombsThomas RhettChris StapletonKeith Urban
Female Vocalist of the YearKelsea BalleriniMiranda LambertMaren MorrisKacey MusgravesCarrie Underwood
New Artist of the YearCody JohnsonAshley McBrydeMidlandCarly PearceMorgan Wallen
Vocal Duo of the YearBrooks & DunnBrothers OsborneDan + ShayFlorida Georgia LineMaddie & TaeVocal Group of the YearLady AntebellumLittle Big TownMidlandOld DominionZac Brown Band
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 ChurchMusical 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 and Blake Shelton"Old Town Road (Remix)," Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus"What Happens in a Small Town," Brantley Gilbert and Lindsay Ell
Musician of the YearJenee FleenorPaul FranklinMac McAnallyIlya ToshinskyDerek Wells
The 2019 CMA Awards will air live Wednesday, November 13th, at 8:00 p.m. EST on ABC.