The annual CMA Awards for 2016 will take place on 2nd November 2016 in, where else but Nashville Tennessee – hosted by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood..

Here’s a list of all the recently announced categories and this year’s nominees:

 

Entertainer of the Year

    • Luke Bryan
    • Carrie Underwood
    • Garth Brooks
    • Keith Urban
    • Chris Stapleton

 

Single of the Year

  • My Church – Maren Morris
  • Humble and Kind – Tim McGraw
  • Record Year – Eric Church
  • Nobody to Blame – Chris Stapleton
  • Die a Happy Man – Thomas Rhett

 

Album of the Year

  • Hero – Maren Morris
  • Storyteller – Carrie Underwood
  • Ripcord – Keith Urban
  • Black – Dierks Bentley

 

Female Vocalist of the Year

  • Miranda Lambert
  • Kacey  Musgraves
  • Carrie Underwood
  • Kelsea Ballerini
  • Maren Moris

 

Male Vocalist of the Year

  • Dierks Bentley
  • Keith Urban
  • Tim McGraw
  • Eric Church
  • Chris Stapleton

 

Song of the Year

  • Burning House – Cam, Tyler Johnson, Jeff Bhasker
  • Humble and Kind – Lori McKenna
  • Record Year – Eric Church, Jeff Hyde
  • My Church – Busbee, Maren Morris
  • Die a Happy Man – Sean Douglass, Thomas Rhett, Joe Spargur

 

Vocal Duo of the Year

  • Florida Georgia Line
  • Joey + Rory
  • Maddie and Tae
  • Dan + Shay
  • Brothers Osbourne

 

Vocal Group of the Year

  • Little Big Town
  • Old Dominion
  • Lady Antebellum
  • Zac Brown Band
  • Rascall Flatts

 

Musician of the Year

  • Brent Mason – Guitar
  • Derek Wells – Guitar
  • Paul Franklin – Steel Guitar
  • Jerry Douglas – Dobro / Lap Steel Guitar
  • Dann Huff – Guitar

 

Musical Event of the Year

  • Home Alone Tonight – Luke Bryan feat. Karen Fairchild
  • Think of You – Chris Young  duo with Cassadee Pope
  • You Are my Sunshine  – Morgane and Chris Stapleton
  • Different For Girls – Dierks Bentley feat Elle King
  • The Fighter – Keith Urban feat Carrie Underwood

 

Music Video of the Year

  • Fire Away – Chris Stapleton
  • Record Year – Eric Church
  • Somewhere on a Beach – Dierks Bentley
  • Burning House – Cam
  • Humble and Kind – Tim McGraw

 

New Artist of the Year

  • Old Dominion
  • Maren Morris
  • Cole Swindell
  • Brothers Osbourne
  • Kelsea Ballerini