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Eric Church, Little Big Town Lead CMA Nominations

Eric Church, Little Big Town Lead CMA Nominations
Eric Church and Little Big Town tied for the most nominations with five for the 2015 CMAs, which will be hosted by Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley!

Some of the other nominees include Kenny Chesney, Miranda Lambert, Sam Hunt, Maddie & Tae, Kacey Musgraves, and Chris Stapleton.

Sarah Trahern, CMA Chief Executive Officer, said in a statement, "I am very excited by this year’s list of nominees. They represent the breadth and depth of the format – from first-time nominees to revered members of the Country Music Hall of Fame.”

Here's the full list of nominees for the CMA Awards, which will air November 4 on ABC.

Entertainer of the Year
Garth Brooks
Luke Bryan
Kenny Chesney
Eric Church
Miranda Lambert

Album of the Year
Old Boots, New Dirt - Jason Aldean
Pageant Material - Kacey Musgraves
Pain Killer - Little Big Town
The Big Revival - Kenny Chesney
Traveller - Chris Stapleton

Single of the Year
"American Kids" - Kenny Chesney
"Girl Crush" - Little Big Town
"I Don't Dance" - Lee Brice
"Take Your Time" - Sam Hunt
"Talladega" - Eric Church

Song of the Year
"American Kids" (Kenny Chesney)
"Girl Crush" (Little Big Town)
"Like a Cowboy" (Randy Houser)
"Like a Wrecking Ball" (Eric Church)
"Take Your Time" (Sam Hunt)

Male Vocalist of the Year
Dierks Bentley
Luke Bryan
Eric Church
Blake Shelton
Chris Stapleton

Female Vocalist of the Year
Kelsea Ballerini
Miranda Lambert
Kacey Musgraves
Carrie Underwood
Lee Ann Womack

New Artist of the Year
Kelsea Ballerini
Sam Hunt
Maddie & Tae
Thomas Rhett
Chris Stapleton

Vocal Duo of the Year
Brothers Osborne
Dan + Shay
Florida Georgia Line
Maddie & Tae
Thompson Square

Vocal Group of the Year
Lady Antebellum
Little Big Town
Rascal Flatts
The Band Perry
Zac Brown Band

Music Video of the Year
"Biscuits" - Kacey Musgraves
"Girl Crush" - Little Big Town
"Girl in a Country Song" - Maddie & Tae
"Little Red Wagon" - Miranda Lambert
"Something in the Water" - Carrie Underwood

Musical Event of the Year
Django and Jimmie - Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard
"Lonely Tonight" - Blake Shelton featuring Ashley Monroe
"Raise 'Em Up" - Keith Urban featuring Eric Church
"Smokin' and Drinkin'" - Miranda Lambert featuring Little Big Town
"Wild Child" - Kenny Chesney with Grace Potter

Musician of the Year
Sam Bush (Mandolin)
Jerry Douglas (Dobro)
Paul Franklin (Steel Guitar)
Dann Huff (Guitar)
Mac McAnally (Guitar)