Dan + Shay, Chris Stapleton Top Nominees For ACM Awards

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With six nominations each, Dan + Shay and Chris Stapleton lead the way going into the 2019 Academy of Country Music Awards.

Kacey Musgraves follows with five nods.

At the Grammy Awards this month, Dan + Shay won Best Country Duo or Group Performance for "Tequila" and Musgraves picked up four awards, including Album of the Year.

Canadian country act High Valley, who released their debut in 2007, is up for New Duo or Group of the Year against LANCO and Runaway June.

The 54th ACM Awards will be handed out April 7 in Las Vegas.

Check out the nominations:

Entertainer of the Year
Jason Aldean
Luke Bryan
Kenny Chesney
Chris Stapleton
Keith Urban

Female Artist of the Year
Miranda Lambert
Ashley McBryde
Maren Morris
Kacey Musgraves
Carrie Underwood

Male Artist of the Year
Dierks Bentley
Luke Combs
Thomas Rhett
Chris Stapleton
Keith Urban

Duo of the Year
Brothers Osborne
Dan + Shay
Florida Georgia Line
Locash
Maddie & Tae

Group of the Year
Lady Antebellum
Lanco
Little Big Town
Midland
Old Dominion

New Female Artist of the Year
Danielle Bradbery
Lindsay Ell
Ashley McBryde
Carly Pearce

New Male Artist of the Year
Jimmie Allen
Luke Combs
Jordan Davis
Michael Ray
Mitchell Tenpenny

New Duo or Group of the Year
High Valley
LANCO
Runaway June

Album of the Year
Dan + Shay, Dan + Shay
Desperate Man, Eric Church
From A Room: Volume 2, Chris Stapleton
Golden Hour, Kacey Musgraves
The Mountain, Dierks Bentley

Single of the Year
“Down to the Honky Tonk,” Jake Owen
“Heaven,” Kane Brown
“Meant to Be,” Bebe Rexha ft. Florida Georgia Line
“Most People Are Good,” Luke Bryan
“Tequila,” Dan + Shay

Song of the Year
“Break Up in the End,” Cole Swindell
“Broken Halos,” Chris Stapleton
“Meant to Be,” Bebe Rexha ft. Florida Georgia Line
“Space Cowboy,” Kacey Musgraves
“Tequila,” Dan + Shay
“Yours,” Russell Dickerson

Video of the Year
“Babe,” Sugarland ft. Taylor Swift
“Burn Out,” Midland
“Burning Man,” Dierks Bentley ft. Brothers Osborne
“Drunk Girl,” Chris Janson
“Shoot Me Straight,” Brothers Osborne
“Tequila,” Dan + Shay

Songwriter of the Year
Ross Copperman
Ashley Gorley
Shane McAnally
Chase McGill
Josh Osborne

Music Event of the Year
“Burning Man,” Dierks Bentley ft. Brothers Osborne
“Drowns the Whiskey,” Jason Aldean ft. Miranda Lambert
“Everything’s Gonna Be Alright,” David Lee Murphy ft. Kenny Chesney
“Keeping Score,” Dan + Shay ft. Kelly Clarkson
“Meant to Be,” Bebe Rexha ft. Florida Georgia Line