Eric Church leads the 2016 ACM Awards with 6 nominations

February 1, 2016

Eric Church leads the 2016 Academy of Country Music Awards with 6 nominations, including the top honor Entertainer of the Year.

It’s the second time in six months Eric has taken the leading nominations total at a major awards after earning five for the 2015 CMA Awards in November. He also is up for Album of the Year for Mr. Misunderstood, Male Vocalist of the Year, Video of the Year for his surprise album’s title track and two more nominations, Musical Event of the Year and Song of the Year, for “Raise ‘Em Up” with Keith Urban at the April 3 CBS broadcast from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.