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52nd Academy of Country Music Awards – Full Winners’ List

The time has finally come — the ACM Awards have landed in Vegas!

This evening, all of your favorite country artists are coming together for the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards.


Airing live from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, the television event will feature epic collaborations, presenters, jokes from hosts Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentleyand of course, THE country entertainer of the year.

Jason Aldean, Backstreet Boys, Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, Brothers Osborne, Luke Bryan, Lauren Daigle, Brett Eldredge, Florida Georgia Line, Faith Hill, Sam Hunt, Lady Antebellum, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Reba McEntire, Tim McGraw, Maren Morris, Old Dominion, Jon Pardi, Rascal Flatts, Thomas Rhett, Chris Stapleton, Cole Swindell, Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban are all confirmed to take the stage at the show tonight, but we’re almost positive that more surprises will come throughout the evening.


Earlier this week, the Academy of Country Music announced winners ahead of the live telecast. As expected, Maren Morris took home New Female Vocalist of the Year, while Jon Pardi was crowned this year’s New Male Vocalist of the Year. Brothers Osborne also snagged the win for New Vocal Duo or Group of the Year. 

For the first time in history, a woman has taken the title for Songwriter of the Year. Lori McKenna was surprised with her honor during the 5th ACM Party for a Cause this weekend. Florida Georgia Line were also given a huge surprise this weekend, as they have won Single Record of the Year for “H.O.L.Y.” and Vocal Event of the Year for “May We All” with Tim McGraw.

How were our predictions? Compare the lists here.

Take a look at the full winners’ list below, as it will be updated constantly throughout the day as new winners are announced!

Hosted by Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentleythe 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards will air tonight, April 2nd @ 8PM ET/PT on CBS.

2017 Academy of Country Music Awards Winners:

Entertainer of the Year

Jason Aldean – WINNER
Luke Bryan
Florida Georgia Line
Carrie Underwood
Keith Urban

Male Vocalist of the Year

Jason Aldean
Dierks Bentley
Thomas Rhett – WINNER
Chris Stapleton
Keith Urban

Female Vocalist of the Year

Kelsea Ballerini
Miranda Lambert – WINNER
Maren Morris
Kacey Musgraves
Carrie Underwood

Vocal Duo of the Year

Big & Rich
Brothers Osborne — WINNER
Dan + Shay
Florida Georgia Line
Maddie & Tae

Vocal Group of the Year

Eli Young Band
Little Big Town — WINNER
Old Dominion
Rascal Flatts
Lady Antebellum

Album of the Year

Dierks Bentley, Black
Florida Georgia Line, Dig Your Roots
Maren Morris, Hero
Keith Urban, Ripcord
Miranda Lambert, The Weight of These Wings – WINNER

New Male Vocalist of the Year

Kane Brown
Chris Janson
Chris Lane
Jon Pardi — WINNER
Brett Young

New Female Vocalist of the Year

Lauren Alaina
Brandy Clark
Maren Morris — WINNER

New Vocal Duo or Group of the Year

A Thousand Horses
Brothers Osborne — WINNER
Dan + Shay
Maddie + Tae

Single Record of the Year

Keith Urban, “Blue Ain’t Your Color”
Florida Georgia Line, “H.O.L.Y.” — WINNER
Tim McGraw, “Humble and Kind”
Maren Morris, “My Church”
Miranda Lambert, “Vice”

Video of the Year

Chris Stapleton, “Fire Away”
Various Artists, “Forever Country” – WINNER
Tim McGraw, “Humble and Kind”
Kelsea Ballerini, “Peter Pan”
Miranda Lambert, “Vice”

Song of the Year

“Blue Ain’t Your Color,” Keith Urban (Clint Lagerberg, Hillary Lindsey, Steven Lee Olsen)
“Die a Happy Man,” Thomas Rhett (Thomas Rhett, Sean Douglas, Joe Spargur) — WINNER
Humble and Kind,” Tim McGraw (Lori McKenna)
“Kill a Word,” Eric Church feat. Rhiannon Giddens (Eric Church, Luke Dick, Jeff Hyde)
“Tennessee Whiskey,” Chris Stapleton (Dean Dillon, Linda Hargrove)
“Vice,” Miranda Lambert (Miranda Lambert, Shane McAnally, Josh Osborne)

Vocal Event of the Year

Dierks Bentley (Feat. Elle King), “Different for Girls”
Various Artists, “Forever Country”
Florida Georgia Line (Feat. Tim McGraw), “May We All” — WINNER
Kenny Chesney (Feat. Pink) “Setting the World on Fire”
Chris Young (Feat. Cassadee Pope), “Think of You”

Songwriter of the Year

Ashley Gorley
Luke Laird
Hillary Lindsey
Shane McAnally
Lori McKenna — WINNER

Written by Karen McCormick

Karen McCormick an intern at Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. She is a Journalism major at Eastern Washington University. She loves country music, pizza, and all things pop-culture. When she's not listening to music or at a concert, she enjoys traveling, trying new foods, and binge-watching Friends reruns.

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