Reba took center stage today and announced the nominees for the 2019 ACM Awards and there were a few Marty and I are surprised by! Here are the main categories and who we think were the biggest surprises and the biggest snubs. Plus, we'll make our predictions right here! Who do YOU think will take home the award in these categories!?

 

Male Artist Of The Year:

Dierks Bentley (Marty's Pick)

Luke Combs

Thomas Rhett

Chris Stapleton (Amber's Pick)

Keith Urban 

(The stunner here is definitely Luke Combs making the short list right outta the gate, while Luke Bryan and Jason Aldean get the snub!)

 

Female Artist Of The Year:

Miranda Lambert

Ashley McBryde

Maren Morris

Kacey Musgraves (Amber's Pick)

Carrie Underwood (Marty's Pick)

(Fun Fact, Miranda has won this award every year since 2010... we think this year the tide turns!)

 

Entertainer of The Year:

Jason Aldean

Luke Bryan (Marty's Pick)

Kenny Chesney

Chris Stapleton

Keith Urban (Amber's Pick)

(The stunner here? WHY are there no females on this list? Carrie Underwood did a tour pregnant and SLAYED... just sayin')

 

Duo of The Year:

Brothers Osborne

Dan + Shay (Amber's Pick)

Florida Georgia Line (Marty's Pick)

LoCash

Maddie & Tae

(Fun Fact: Dan + Shay lead the nominees with SIX nominations including Song, Single,  and Album of the Year!)

 

Group Of The Year:

Lady A

LANco

Little Big Town (Amber's Pick)

Midland (Marty's Pick)

Old Dominion

 

The ACMs will air on CBS April 7th! Will you be watching!?