ERIC CHURCH LEADS ACM NOMINATIONS
NASHVILLE (AP) — Hunter Hayes says he’s starting to feel like he’s part of the country music family now. Hayes has six nominations for the Academy of Country Music Awards. Eric Church leads the nominations with seven, while Miranda Lambert and Taylor Swift have five each.
Swift has won entertainer of the year twice already and is nominated again. She’ll compete against Lambert, Blake Shelton, Jason Aldean and Luke Bryan. Jana Kramer, Brantley Gilbert and Florida Georgia Line will compete for new artist of the year.
Fans can vote for entertainer of the year and for new artist of the year at http://VoteACM.com beginning March 25. The ACM Awards will be April 7 in Las Vegas.