Emotions were running high among the country community Thursday morning (2/16) as the nominations for the 52nd Annual ACM Awards were unveiled.
Keith Urban Leads ACM Nominations with Seven
Lauren Alaina took to Twitter to react to her first-ever nomination for New Female Vocalist of the Year, and the tears were flowing.
Thomas Rhett, who just announced he and his wife are expecting a baby and also planning an adoption, capped off his big week with two ACM nods.
Recent Grammy winner Maren Morris is a first-time nominee at the ACMs, and she’s proud to be in “GREAT company.”
See more reactions from ACM Awards nominees below.
Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley host the ACM Awards live from Las Vegas Sunday, April 2 on CBS.