The nominations for the 52nd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards were revealed this morning (Feb. 16) and as the stars were learning of the news, they were reacting to their nominations via social media.
Keith Urban leads the way with seven ACM nominations, followed by Miranda Lambert and Maren Morris with six each. But it was Lauren Alaina who couldn’t hold back the emotions when learning of her first-ever ACM nomination for New Female Vocalist of the Year.
Check out all the stars reactions to their nominations.
I look like a hot mess, but I don’t care because I am having the best morning ever. Five years and I’m finally nominated. I’m so thankful❤ pic.twitter.com/7fyP0NUotn
— Lauren Alaina (@Lauren_Alaina) February 16, 2017
As if this week couldn’t get any better, SIX nominations for @ACMawards ?! This is so humbling and I am in some GREAT company. 😱😊
— MAREN MORRIS (@MarenMorris) February 16, 2017
— Lady Antebellum (@ladyantebellum) February 16, 2017
— Corey Crowder (@coreycrowder) February 16, 2017
— LOCASH (@LOCASHmusic) February 16, 2017
— Big & Rich (@bigandrich) February 16, 2017
So so so amazing. https://t.co/Ue1cyCgsSD
— Kelsea Ballerini (@KelseaBallerini) February 16, 2017
— Cassadee Pope (@CassadeePope) February 16, 2017
— Dan + Shay (@DanAndShay) February 16, 2017
— EliYoungBand (@EliYoungBand) February 16, 2017
— Kane Brown (@kanebrown) February 16, 2017
— Chris Janson (@janson_chris) February 16, 2017
— Jon Pardi (@JonPardi) February 16, 2017