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    2023 CMA Awards: The Full List of Nominations

    Today, the 2023 CMA Awards announced their full list of nods for the 2023 show. Lainey Wilson tops the list with 9 nods. See the full list of nominees below and let us know your thoughts in the comments.

    ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR
    Luke Combs Chris Stapleton Carrie Underwood Morgan Wallen Lainey Wilson 
    SINGLE OF THE YEAR
    Award goes to Artist(s), Producer(s) and Mix Engineer(s)
    “Fast Car” – Luke Combs 
    Producers: Luke Combs, Chip Matthews, Jonathan Singleton 
    Mix Engineer: Chip Matthews “Heart Like A Truck” – Lainey Wilson 
    Producer: Jay Joyce 
    Mix Engineers: Jason Hall, Jay Joyce “Need A Favor” – Jelly Roll 
    Producer: Austin Nivarel 
    Mix Engineer: Jeff Braun “Next Thing You Know” – Jordan Davis 
    Producer: Paul DiGiovanni 
    Mix Engineer: Jim Cooley “wait in the truck” – HARDY (feat. Lainey Wilson) 
    Producers: HARDY, Joey Moi, Jordan Schmidt, Derek Wells 
    Mix Engineer: Joey Moi
    ALBUM OF THE YEAR
    Award goes to Artist, Producer(s) and Mix Engineer(s)
    Ashley McBryde Presents: Lindeville – Ashley McBryde 
    Producers: John Osborne, John Peets 
    Mix Engineers: Gena Johnson, John Osborne Bell Bottom Country – Lainey Wilson 
    Producer: Jay Joyce 
    Mix Engineers: Jason Hall, Jay Joyce Gettin’ Old – Luke Combs 
    Producers: Luke Combs, Chip Matthews, Jonathan Singleton 
    Mix Engineers: Michael H. Brauer, Jim Cooley, Chip Matthews One Thing At A Time – Morgan Wallen 
    Producers: Jacob Durrett, Charlie Handsome, Joey Moi, Cameron Montgomery 
    Mix Engineers: Josh Ditty, Joey Moi, Eivind Nordland Rolling Up the Welcome Mat – Kelsea Ballerini 
    Producers: Kelsea Ballerini, Alysa Vanderheym 
    Mix Engineers: Dan Grech-Marguerat, Alysa Vanderheym 
    SONG OF THE YEAR
    Award goes to Songwriter(s) 
    “Fast Car” 
    Songwriter: Tracy Chapman “Heart Like A Truck” 
    Songwriters: Trannie Anderson, Dallas Wilson, Lainey Wilson “Next Thing You Know” 
    Songwriters: Jordan Davis, Greylan James, Chase McGill, Josh Osborne “Tennessee Orange” 
    Songwriters: David Fanning, Paul Jenkins, Megan Moroney, Ben Williams “wait in the truck” 
    Songwriters: Renee Blair, Michael Hardy, Hunter Phelps, Jordan Schmidt 
    FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR
    Kelsea Ballerini Miranda Lambert Ashley McBryde Carly Pearce Lainey Wilson 
    MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR
    Luke Combs Jelly Roll Cody Johnson Chris Stapleton Morgan Wallen 
    VOCAL GROUP OF THE YEAR
    Lady A Little Big Town Midland Old Dominion Zac Brown Band 
    VOCAL DUO OF THE YEAR 
    Brooks & Dunn Brothers Osborne Dan + Shay  Maddie & Tae  The War And Treaty  
    MUSICAL EVENT OF THE YEAR   
    Award goes to Artists and Producer(s) 
    “Save Me” – Jelly Roll (with Lainey Wilson)
    Producers: Zach Crowell, David Ray Stevens “She Had Me At Heads Carolina (Remix)” – Cole Swindell & Jo Dee Messina
    Producer: Zach Crowell “Thank God” – Kane Brown (with Katelyn Brown)
    Producer: Dann Huff “wait in the truck” – HARDY (feat. Lainey Wilson)
    Producers: HARDY, Joey Moi, Jordan Schmidt, Derek Wells “We Don’t Fight Anymore” – Carly Pearce (featuring Chris Stapleton)
    Producers: Shane McAnally, Josh Osborne, Carly Pearce 
    MUSICIAN OF THE YEAR
    Jenee Fleenor Paul Franklin Rob McNelley Derek Wells Charlie Worsham 
    MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR
    Award goes to Artist(s) and Director(s) 
    “Light On In The Kitchen” – Ashley McBryde 
    Director: Reid Long “Memory Lane” – Old Dominion 
    Directors: Mason Allen, Nicki Fletcher “Need A Favor” – Jelly Roll 
    Director: Patrick Tohill “Next Thing You Know” – Jordan Davis 
    Director: Running Bear “wait in the truck” – HARDY (feat. Lainey Wilson) 
    Director: Justin Clough 
    NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR
    Zach Bryan  Jelly Roll  Parker McCollum Megan Moroney Hailey Whitters 
    2023 CMA BROADCAST AWARDS – FINALISTS FOR BROADCAST PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR (by market size):     Weekly National 
    “American Country Countdown” (Kix Brooks) – Cumulus/Westwood One “Country Countdown USA” (Lon Helton) – Compass Media Networks “Honky Tonkin’ with Tracy Lawrence” (Tracy Lawrence and Patrick Thomas) – Silverfish Media “On The Horizon with Buzz Brainard” (Buzz Brainard) – SiriusXM “Y’all Access with Kelly Sutton” (Kelly Sutton) – Firefly Media/Silverfish Media 
    Daily National 
    “Angie Ward” – iHeartMedia “The Big D and Bubba Show” (Derek “Big D” Haskins, Sean “Bubba” Powell, Patrick Thomas, and Carsen Humphreville) – Silverfish Media “Katie & Company” (Katie Neal) – Audacy “Nights with Elaina” (Elaina Smith) – Westwood One “The Sam Alex Show” (Sam Alex) – Sam Alex Productions, LLC 
    Major Market
    “Chris Carr & Company” (Chris Carr, Kia Becht, and Sam Sansevere) – KEEY, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn. “Frito & Katy” (Tucker “Frito” Young and Katy Dempsey) – KCYY, San Antonio, Texas “Hawkeye in the Morning with Hawkeye and Michelle” (“Hawkeye” Mark Louis Rybczyk and Michelle Rodriguez) – KSCS, Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas “Josh, Rachael & Grunwald” (Josh Holleman, Rachael Hunter, and Steve Grunwald) – WYCD, Detroit, Mich. “Scotty Kay” (Scotty Kay) – WUSN, Chicago, Ill. 
    Large Market
    “The Big Dave Show” (“Big Dave” Chandler, Ashley Heiert, and Jason “Stattman” Statt) – WUBE, Cincinnati, Ohio “The Morning Drive with Mike Kellar and Jenny Matthews” (Mike Kellar and Jenny Matthews) – KBEQ, Kansas City, Mo.  “Scott and Shannen” (Scott Dolphin and “Shannen O” Oesterreich) – WMIL, Milwaukee-Racine, Wis. “Tim & Chelsea In The Morning” (Tim Leary and Chelsea Taylor) – WIRK, West Palm Beach-Boca Raton, Fla. “The Wayne D Show” (“Wayne D” Danielson and Tay Hamilton) – WSIX, Nashville, Tenn. 
    Medium Market
    “Cait & Bradley Morning Show” (Cait Fisher and Matt Bradley) – KWEN, Tulsa, Okla. “Clay & Company” (Clay Moden, Rob Banks, and Kadie Daye) – WYRK, Buffalo-Niagara Falls, N.Y. “Ellis and Bradley Show” (Bill Ellis and Beth Bradley) – WSSL, Greenville-Spartanburg, S.C. “Mo & StyckMan” (Melissa “Mo” Wagner and Greg “StyckMan” Owens) – WUSY, Chattanooga, Tenn. “Steve & Gina In The Morning” (Steve Lundy and Gina Melton) – KXKT, Omaha-Council Bluffs, Neb.-Iowa 
    Small Market
    “The B100 Morning Show with Brittney Baily” (Brittney Baily) – WBYT, South Bend, Ind. “The Eddie Foxx Show” (Eddie Foxx and Amanda Foxx) – WKSF, Asheville, N.C. “Officer Don & DeAnn” (“Officer Don” Evans and DeAnn Stephens) – WBUL, Lexington-Fayette, Ky. “Steve & Tiffany in the Morning” (Steve Waters and Tiffany Kay) – WFLS, Fredericksburg, Va. “Steve, Ben and Nikki” (Steve Stroud, Ben Walker, and Nikki Thomas) – WXBQ, Johnson City-Kingsport-Bristol, Tenn.-Va. 
    2023 CMA BROADCAST AWARDS – FINALISTS FOR RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR (by market size):   Major Market 
    KCYY – San Antonio, Texas KEEY – Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minn. KKBQ – Houston, Texas KSCS – Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas WXTU – Philadelphia, Pa. 
    Large Market 
    WIRK – West Palm Beach-Boca Raton, Fla. WKDF – Nashville, Tenn. WMIL – Milwaukee-Racine, Wis.  WUBE – Cincinnati, Ohio WWKA – Orlando, Fla. 
    Medium Market 
    KUZZ – Bakersfield, Calif. KXKT – Omaha-Council Bluffs, Neb.-Iowa WGGY – Wilkes Barre-Scranton, Pa. WPCV – Lakeland-Winter Haven, Fla. WQMX – Akron, Ohio 
    Small Market 
    KCLR – Columbia, Mo.  WBYT – South Bend, Ind.  WKML – Fayetteville, N.C. WXBQ – Johnson City-Kingsport-Bristol, Tenn.-Va. WYCT – Pensacola, Fla. 

    The 2023 CMA Awards will be hosted by Luke Bryan and Peyton Manning on Nov. 8. The show will air live on ABC at 7 PM CT.

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