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ACM Awards Winners List Includes Chris Stapleton And More

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Blake Shelton took a back seat at this year's Academy of Country Music Awards and let his usual co-host, Luke Bryan, be the master of ceremonies alongside fellow country crooner Dierks Bentley. And we have to say, those two are beyond entertaining.

But aside from their onstage shenanigans, the performances and moving acceptance speeches made the ACMs worth-watching. 

Here's a full winners list: 

*Winners are in bold

ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR

Jason Aldean

Garth Brooks

Luke Bryan

Eric Church

Miranda Lambert

MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

Jason Aldean

Dierks Bentley

Eric Church

Brett Eldredge

Chris Stapleton

FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

Kelsea Ballerini

Jana Kramer

Miranda Lambert

Kacey Musgraves

Carrie Underwood

VOCAL DUO OF THE YEAR

Brothers Osborne

Dan + Shay

Florida Georgia Line

Joey + Rory

Maddie & Tae

VOCAL GROUP OF THE YEAR

Eli Young Band

Little Big Town

Old Dominion

Rascal Flatts

Zac Brown Band

NEW MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

Brett Eldredge

Chris Janson

Thomas Rhett

Chase Rice

Chris Stapleton

NEW FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

Kelsea Ballerini

Cam

Mickey Guyton

RaeLynn

NEW VOCAL DUO OR GROUP OF THE YEAR

A Thousand Horses

Brothers Osborne

Maddie & Tae

Old Dominion

Parmalee

ALBUM OF THE YEAR

“I’m Comin’ Over” – Chris Young

Producers: Chris Young, Corey Crowder

Record Label: RCA Nashville

 

“Montevallo” – Sam Hunt

Producer: Zach Crowell, Shane McAnally

Record Label: MCA Nashville

 

“Mr. Misunderstood” — Eric Church

Producer: Jay Joyce

Record Label: EMI Records Nashville

 

“Tangled Up” — Thomas Rhett

Producers: Chris DeStefano, Dann Huff, Jesse Frasure, Joe London

Record Label: Valory Music Group

 

“Traveller” — Chris Stapleton

Producer: Dave Cobb, Chris Stapleton

Record Label: Mercury Records

SINGLE RECORD OF THE YEAR

“Burning House” — Cam

Producers: Jeff Bhasker, Tyler Johnson, Camaron Ochs

Record Labels: Arista Nashville, RCA Records, Kravenworks

 

“Buy Me a Boat” — Chris Janson

Producers: Brent Anderson, Chris DuBois, Chris Janson

Record Label: Warner Bros. Nashville

 

“Die a Happy Man” — Thomas Rhett

Producer: Dann Huff, Jesse Frasure

Record Label: The Valory Music Co.

 

“Girl Crush” — Little Big Town

Producer: Jay Joyce

Record Label: Capitol Nashville

 

“I’m Comin’ Over” — Chris Young

Producer: Corey Crowder, Chris Young

Record Label: RCA Nashville

 

“Take Your Time” — Sam Hunt

Producer: Zach Crowell, Shane McAnally

Record Label: MCA Nashville

SONG OF THE YEAR

“Burning House” — Cam

Songwriters: Jeffrey Bhasker, Tyler Johnson, Cam

Publishers: Marvelous Oaks Records (ASCAP), Creative Pulse Music (BMI), One Year Yesterday Publishing (BMI), Sony / ATV Songs LLC (BMI), These Are Pulse Songs (BMI), Way Above Music (BMI)

"Girl Crush"— Little Big Town

Songwriters: Hillary Lindsey, Lori McKenna, Liz Rose

Publishers: HillarodyRathbone Music (ASCAP), Hoodie Songs (BMI), Songs of Crazy Girl Music (BMI), Songs of Universal Inc (BMI), Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI)

“Nobody to Blame”— Chris Stapleton

Songwriters: Chris Stapleton, Barry Bales, Ronnie Bowman

Publishers: House of Sea Gayle Music (ASCAP), WB Music Corp (ASCAP), Quackhead Music (BMI), RayLynn Publishing (BMI)

“Raise ‘Em Up”— Keith Urban feat. Eric Church

Songwriters: Tom Douglas, Jaren Johnston, Jeffrey Steele

Publishers: Jeffrey Steele Music (BMI), Sony/ATV Tree Publishing (BMI), TomDouglasMusic (BMI), Sony/ATV Harmony (ASCAP), Texa Rae Music (ASCAP)

"She Don’t Love You" — Eric Paslay

Songwriters: Eric Paslay, Jennifer Wayne

Publishers: Five Stone Publishing (ASCAP), Spirit Two Nashville (ASCAP), Songwriters of Platinum Pen Publishing (BMI)

VIDEO OF THE YEAR

“Burning House” — Cam

Director: Trey Fanjoy

Producer: Trent Hardville

 

“Girl Crush” — Little Big Town

Director: Karla Welch & Matthew Welch

Producer: Amanda Prunesti

 

“Mr. Misunderstood” — Eric Church

Director: Reid Long & John Peets

Producer: Megan Smith

 

“Riser” — Dierks Bentley

Director: Wes Edwards

Producer: Jennifer Rothlein

 

VOCAL EVENT OF THE YEAR

“Hangover Tonight” — Gary Allan Featuring Chris Stapleton

Producer: Gary Allan, Greg Droman

Record Label: MCA Nashville

 

“Home Alone Tonight” — Luke Bryan Featuring Karen Fairchild

Producers: Jeff Stevens, Jody Stevens

Record Label: Capitol Nashville

 

“Raise ‘Em Up” — Keith Urban Featuring Eric Church

Producers: Nathan Chapman, Keith Urban

Record Label: Hit Red Records, Capitol Nashville

 

“Smokin’ and Drinkin’” — Miranda Lambert Featuring Little Big Town

Producers: Chuck Ainlay, Frank Liddell, Glenn Worf

Record Label: RCA Nashville

“Wild Child” — Kenny Chesney With Grace Potter

Producer: Buddy Cannon, Kenny Chesney

Record Label: Blue Chair Records, Columbia Nashville 

 

For the full list of winners, head over to ACM Awards site.

 

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