Chris Stapleton and Eric Church Share Top CMA Nominations
Chris Stapleton and Eric Church share the top CMA nominations. The country music artists are up for five awards each, including album of the year, male vocalist of the year (for both), new artist of the year (Stapleton) and single record/song writer or duo/group with vocals in all four categories. Their other nods include songwriter de jour recognition — given to a specific performer’s best songs during that time period — as well as video director nod to Eric Church’s “Kill A Word” visual collaboration with Chris LeDoux Honored by Songwriters Hall Of Fame
Chris Stapleton and Eric church shared 5 out 5 nominations at this years Country Music Awards which included Album of Year Male
Chris Stapleton and Eric Church each received six nominations for the 48th Annual Country Music Association Awards. The CMA will be presented live on ABC November 8 at 7 p.m., ET/PT from Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena, followed by a one-hour red carpet special co-hosted by Sam Alex and Keltie Knight in New York City (1:00 PM LIVE).
Chris Stapleton is up against Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney & Tim McGraw; Drake White & his band; Florida Georgia Line with Bebe Rexha or Lady Antebellum featuring Kelsea Ballerini among others for Single of the Year while he competes agains himself along with Brothers Osborne