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ACM 2021 Nominations

As reported via Breaking News, Kelsea Ballerini, Brothers Osborne and Entertainment Tonight's Rachel Smith revealed the 56th ACM Awards nominees this morning (2/26). Watch hereMaren Morris and Chris Stapleton lead nominations with six each, including Morris' fifth in the Female Artist category and Stapleton's third for Entertainer of the Year. Miranda Lambert received five, including her 15th for Female Artist, continuing her streak as the most nominated female in ACM history with 68 total. Ashley McBryde and Thomas Rhett follow with four nods each. For the first time, four Black artists are nominated for awards in a single year: Jimmie Allen, Kane Brown, Mickey Guyton and John Legend. The 56th ACM Awards return to Nashville April 18 broadcasting live from the Grand Ole Opry House, Ryman Auditorium and The Bluebird Café on CBS (CAT 2/16).