American Country Awards 2012 Nominees

Complete List of American Country Awards 2012 Nominees.

The third annual American Country Awards are coming up December, and we’ve got the complete list of 2012 nominees for you below! The awards will air live from Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas Monday, December 10th (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) on FOX. Its fan voted…so, check out the list below and then head over to choose your fave in each category!

Artist of the Year

Jason Aldean
Luke Bryan
Lady Antebellum
Taylor Swift
Zac Brown Band

Artist of the Year: Male

Jason Aldean
Luke Bryan
Kenny Chesney
Eric Church
Toby Keith

Artist of the Year: Female

Sara Evans
Miranda Lambert
Martina McBride
Taylor Swift
Carrie Underwood

Artist of the Year: Group

The Band Perry
Eli Young Band
Lady Antebellum
Rascal Flatts
Zac Brown Band

Artist of the Year: Breakthrough Artist

Lee Brice
Colt Ford
Gloriana
Justin Moore
Jake Owen

Artist of the Year: New Artist

Lauren Alaina
Hunter Hayes
Jana Kramer
Kip Moore
Pistol Annies

Album of the Year

Dierks Bentley, “Home
Luke Bryan, “tailgates & tanlines
Eric Church, “Chief
Lady Antebellum, “Own the Night
Blake Shelton, “Red River Blue

Single of the Year

Jason Aldean, “Tattoos On This Town
Luke Bryan, “I Don’t Want This Night To End
Eric Church, “Drink In My Hand
Chris Young, “You
Zac Brown Band, “Keep Me In Mind

Single of the Year: Male

Jason Aldean, “Tattoos On This Town
Luke Bryan, “I Don’t Want This Night To End
Kenny Chesney, “Reality
Eric Church, “Drink In My Hand
Chris Young, “You

Single of the Year: Female

Sara Evans, “My Heart Can’t Tell You No
Miranda Lambert, “Over You
Martina McBride, “I’m Gonna Love You Through It
Taylor Swift, “Ours
Carrie Underwood, “Good Girl

Single of the Year: Group

Eli Young Band, “Even If It Breaks Your Heart
Lady Antebellum, “We Owned The Night
Rascal Flatts, “Banjo
The Band Perry, “All Your Life
Zac Brown Band, “Keep Me In Mind

Single of the Year: New Artist

Hunter Hayes, “Wanted
Jana Kramer, “Why Ya Wanna
Dustin Lynch, “Cowboys and Angels
Kip Moore, “Somethin’ ’Bout A Truck
The Farm, “Home Sweet Home

Single of the Year: Breakthrough Artist

Lee Brice, “A Woman Like You
Brantley Gilbert, “You Don’t Know Her Like I Do
Gloriana, “(Kissed You) Good Night”
David Nail, “Let It Rain
Jake Owen, “Alone With You

Single of the Year: Vocal Collaboration

Kix Brooks featuring Joe Walsh, “New To This Town
Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw, “Feel Like A Rock Star
Brad Paisley featuring Carrie Underwood, “Remind Me
Rascal Flatts featuring Natasha Bedingfield, “Easy
Zac Brown Band featuring Jimmy Buffett, “Knee Deep

Touring Artist of the Year

Kenny Chesney
Lady Antebellum
Miranda Lambert
Tim McGraw
Brad Paisley
Eric Church
Toby Keith
Rascal Flatts
Taylor Swift
Zac Brown Band
Jason Aldean

Music Video of the Year

Luke Bryan, “I Don’t Want This Night To End
Jake Owen, “Alone With You
Blake Shelton, “God Gave Me You
Keith Urban, “For You
Chris Young, “You

Music Video: Male

Luke Bryan, “I Don’t Want This Night to End
Jake Owen, “Alone With You
Blake Shelton, “God Gave Me You
Keith Urban, “For You
Chris Young, “You

Music Video: Female

Sara Evans, “My Heart Can’t Tell You No
Miranda Lambert, “Over You
Martina McBride, “I’m Gonna Love You Through It
Taylor Swift, “Ours
Carrie Underwood, “Good Girl

Music Video: Group or Collaboration

Gloriana, “(Kissed You) Good Night
Lady Antebellum, “Dancin’ Away With My Heart
Little Big Town, “Pontoon
Love and Theft, “Angel Eyes
The Band Perry, “All Your Life

Music Video: New Artist

Hunter Hayes, “Wanted
Casey James, “Let’s Don’t Call It A Night
Jana Kramer, “Why You Wanna
Dustin Lynch, “Cowboys and Angels
Kip Moore, “Somethin’ ’Bout A Truck

Song of the Year:

Trace Adkins, “Just Fishin’” (Casey Beathard, Monty Criswell and Ed Hill)
Jason Aldean, “Fly Over States,” (Michael Dulaney and Neil Thrasher)
Jason Aldean, “Tattoos On This Town” (Michael Dulaney, Wendell Mobley and Neil Thrasher)
Lee Brice, “A Woman Like You” (Phil Barton, Johnny Bulford and Jon Stone)
Kenny Chesney featuring Grace Potter, “You And Tequila” (Matraca Berg and Deana Carter)
Ronnie Dunn, “Cost of Livin’” (Phillip Coleman and Ronnie Dunn)
Eli Young Band, “Even If It Breaks Your Heart” (Will Hoge and Eric Paslay)
Toby Keith, “Red Solo Cup” (Brett Beavers, Jim Beavers, Brad Warren and Brett Warren)
Eric Church, “Springsteen” (Eric Church, Jeff Hyde and Ryan Tyndell)
Tim McGraw, “Better Than I Used to Be” (Ashley Gorley& Bryan Simpson)

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