AceShowbiz - Keith Urban and Miranda Lambert dominate the nominations of this year's Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards. They lead the pack with at least five nods apiece, including Album of the Year which Dierks Bentley, Maren Morris and Florida Georgia Line are also vying for.
Urban is additionally up for Male Vocalist of the Year, facing off Bentley, Jason Aldean, Thomas Rhett and Chris Stapleton. On top of that, the New Zealand-born musician is competing for Entertainer of the Year along with Georgia Line, Aldean, Luke Bryan and Carrie Underwood.
Meanwhile, Lambert has a stiff competition in Female Vocalist of the Year. The 33-year-old country music crooner has to beat Underwood, Morris, Kacey Musgraves and Kelsea Ballerini to take home the coveted title. She won seven consecutive ACM Female Vocalist of the Year in the past.
The 2017 ACM Awards will air live from Las Vegas on Sunday, April 2 on CBS. Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley are paired for the second time to host the event.
Entertainer of the Year