2018 CMA Awards Preview: Group of the Year

As a reminder, the eligibility for the 2018 CMAs are from July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018.  According to the CMAs, a group is defined as an act, composed of three (3) or more people, all of whom normally perform together and none of whom is known primarily as an individual performing artist. This Award is based on the musical performance of the group … Continue reading 2018 CMA Awards Preview: Group of the Year

2018 CMA Awards Preview: New Artist of the Year

As a reminder, the eligibility for the 2018 CMAs are from July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018.  According to the CMAs, This Award goes to the artist. The Award is to the artist, whether individual or a group, who is known primarily as a Country artist, who has for the first time demonstrated the most significant creative growth and development in overall chart or sales … Continue reading 2018 CMA Awards Preview: New Artist of the Year

2018 CMA Awards Preview: Single of the Year

As a reminder, the eligibility for the 2018 CMAs are from July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018.  According to the CMAs, Single of the Year is for individual tracks only. This category will include both digital releases as well as physical releases. The track must have reached the Top 50 of Billboard’s Hot Country Singles & Tracks Chart, Country Aircheck Chart or Music Row Country … Continue reading 2018 CMA Awards Preview: Single of the Year