CMA AWARD NOMINEES

 

2012 CMA Awards Nominations
 
Entertainer of the Year
 
Jason Aldean
 
Kenny Chesney
 
Brad Paisley
 
Blake Shelton
 
Taylor Swift
 
 
Female Vocalist of the Year
 
Kelly Clarkson
 
Miranda Lambert
 
Martina McBride
 
Taylor Swift
 
Carrie Underwood
 
 
Vocal Group of the Year
 
Eli Young Band
 
Lady Antebellum
 
Little Big Town
 
The Band Perry
 
Zac Brown Band
 
 
Male Vocalist of the Year
 
Jason Aldean
 
Luke Bryan
 
Eric Church
 
Blake Shelton
 
Keith Urban
 
Album of the Year
 
Chief by Eric Church
 
For the Record by Miranda Lambert
 
Home by Dierks Bentley
 
Own the Night by Lady Antebellum
 
Tailgates and Tanlines by Luke Bryan
 
 
Song of the Year
 
“Even if It Breaks Your Heart” written by Will Hoge and Eric Paslay and performed by the Eli Young Band
 
“God Gave Me You” written by Dave Barnes and performed by Blake Shelton
 
“Home” written by Dierks Bentley, Dan Wilson and Brett Beavers
 
“Over You” written by Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton
 
“Springstreen” written by Eric Church, Jeff Hyde and Ryan Tyndell
 
 
Single of the Year
 
“Dirt Road Anthem” by Jason Aldean
 
“God Gave Me You” by Blake Shelton
 
“Home” by Dierks Bentley
 
“Pontoon” by Little Big Town
 
“Springsteen” by Eric Church
 
 
Music Video of the Year
 
“Come Over” by Kenny Chesney
 
“Over You” by Miranda Lambert
 
“Pontoon” by Little Big Town
 
“Red Solo Cup” by Toby Keith
 
“Springsteen” by Eric Church
 
 
Vocal Duo of the Year
 
Big & Rich
 
Love and Theft
 
Sugarland
 
Civil Wars
 
Thompson Square
 
 
New Artist of the Year
 
Lee Brice
 
Brantley Gilbert
 
Hunter Hayes
 
Love and Theft
 
Thompson Square
 
 
Vocal Event of the Year
 
“Dixie Highway” by Alan Jackson and Zac Brown Band
 
“Feel Like a Rockstar” by Tim McGraw and Kenny Chesney
 
“Roll Me Up and Smoke Me When I Die” by Willie Nelson, Snoop Dogg, Kris Kristofferson and Jamey Johnson
 
“Safe and Sound” by Taylor Swift and Civil Wars
 
“Stuck on You” by Lionel Richie