Florida Georgia Line, Kelsea Ballerini and More React to 2018 CMA Nominations

The 2018 CMA Awards nominations were unveiled early Tuesday morning (Aug. 28), with Chris Stapleton receiving the most nominations -- five, including the prestigious entertainer of the year -- and several others including Florida Georgia Line, Miranda Lambert and Keith Urban earning three nods each.

Though the full list was announced before 9:00 a.m. Nashville time, country stars were up bright and early to see who was honored this year. Kelsea Ballerini, FGL, Brett Young and Chris Janson were some of the first to react to their nominations, with Little Big Town, Luke Combs and Maren Morris also expressing their excitement shortly after. Kelly Clarkson even took to Twitter to congratulate some of the nominees, including her recent "Keeping Score" collaborators Dan & Shay.

Check out some of the reactions to the 2018 CMA Award nominations below.