By Anderson
Updated Feb 01, 2016 @ 12:30 pm
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Oh Nashville, it's on!

The nominations for the 2016 ACM Awards were announced Monday morning, with Eric Church and Chris Stapleton both tied with five nominations each, including male vocalist of the year.

First-time ACM nominee Cam followed closely behind with four nominations, including female vocalist of the year, tying with Chris Young and Little Big Town. Meanwhile, Chris Janson and Miranda Lambert both scored three nods each.

The competition is also fierce for the night's biggest award, entertainer of the year, with nominations for Jason Aldean, Garth Brooks, Luke Bryan, Church and Lambert.

See the list of ACM nominations below:

Entertainer of the Year
Jason Aldean
Garth Brooks
Luke Bryan
Eric Church
Miranda Lambert

Male Vocalist of the Year
Jason Aldean
Dierks Bentley
Eric Church
Brett Eldredge
Chris Stapleton

Female Vocalist of the Year
Kelsea Ballerini
Jana Kramer
Miranda Lambert
Kacey Musgraves
Carrie Underwood

Vocal Duo of the Year
Brothers Osborne
Dan + Shay
Florida Georgia Line
Joey + Rory
Maddie & Tae

Vocal Group of the Year
Eli Young Band
Little Big Town
Old Dominion
Rascal Flatts
Zac Brown Band

Album of the Year
I'm Comin' Over, Chris Young
Montevallo, Sam Hunt
Mr. Misunderstood, Eric Church
Tangled Up, Thomas Rhett
Traveller,Chris Stapleton

Single Record of the Year
"Burning House," Cam
"Buy Me A Boat," Chris Janson
"Die A Happy Man," Thomas Rhett
"Girl Crush," Little Big Town
"I'm Comin' Over," Chris Young
"Take Your Time," Sam Hunt

For the full list of nominees, click here.

Dierks Bentley and Luke Bryan, aka "Lurks," will cohost for the first time.

The 51st Annual ACM Awards will air live from Las Vegas on April 3, on CBS.

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