Faith Hill, Keith Urban & More Country Stars React to Their 2018 ACM Nominations
This morning, (March 1) the Academy of Country Music Awards announced this year's nominees, with Chris Stapleton leading the pack with 8 nods, followed by Thomas Rhett with 6, and county queens Maren Morris and Miranda Lambert each scoring 4.
The nominations, announced by 14-time host Reba McEntire, included entertainer of the year, album of the year and vocal group of the year. Some of nominees took to Twitter to share their excitement over their noms, from superstars like Faith Hill to hot up-and-comers like High Valley. Check out some more reactions below, and the full list of nominees here.
Woke up to the news of my FIRST #ACMawards nomination for NEW FEMALE VOCALIST -- and I am still in shock. Such an honor to be in this category with @carlypearce @Lauren_Alaina and @RaeLynn --♀️ Love you ladies so much!!!! I am blessed beyond measure --------❤ pic.twitter.com/e3zvcSK7r5— Danielle Bradbery (@DBradbery) March 1, 2018
CANT. BREATHE. -- https://t.co/DgLfVSNQA8— Carly Pearce (@carlypearce) March 1, 2018
So thankful!! God is so good! ❤️❤️❤️❤️ https://t.co/RY24BWhbJu— RAELYNN (@RaeLynn) March 1, 2018
ACMs...... HOLY SMOKES!!!!! MAD LOVE TO U ALL THIS MORNING FOR THESE INCREDIBLE NOMINATIONS. I’M EXTREMELY GRATEFUL!!!!!!!!!! - KU #ACMawards— Keith Urban (@KeithUrban) March 1, 2018
Hot damn! Woke up from my post-wisdom teeth haze to find out I’m up for 4 @ACMawards ! So honored, especially for the Dear Hate nom. Didn’t see that one coming. To Vegas we go! ------ #ACMawards pic.twitter.com/ltjXj0o6MR— MAREN MORRIS (@MarenMorris) March 1, 2018