2018 CMA Awards Preview: Entertainer of the Year

As a reminder, the eligibility for the 2018 CMAs are from July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018.  According to the CMA’s, this Award is for the act displaying the greatest competence in all aspects of the entertainment field. Voter should give consideration not only to recorded performance, but also to the in-person performance, staging, public acceptance, attitude, leadership, and overall contribution to the Country … Continue reading 2018 CMA Awards Preview: Entertainer of the Year

2018 CMA Awards Preview: Male Vocalist of the Year

As a reminder, the eligibility for the 2018 CMAs are from July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018.  According to the CMA’s, this Award is based on individual musical performance on a solo album release. Award to artist. 2018 Nominees:  DIERKS BENTLEY LUKE COMBS THOMAS RHETT CHRIS STAPLETON KEITH URBAN Summary: Dierks Bentley released The Mountain, his ninth album this spring which includes top songs … Continue reading 2018 CMA Awards Preview: Male Vocalist of the Year

2018 CMA Awards Preview: Female Vocalist of the Year

As a reminder, the eligibility for the 2018 CMAs are from July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018.  According to the CMA’s, this Award is based on individual musical performance on a solo album release. Award to artist. 2018 Nominees:  KELSEA BALLERINI MAREN MORRIS CARRIE UNDERWOOD MIRANDA LAMBERT KACEY MUSGRAVES Summary: According to the Country Music Association, the Female Vocalist of the Year is based … Continue reading 2018 CMA Awards Preview: Female Vocalist of the Year

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