Song of the year

"Automatic," written by Nicolle Galyon, Natalie Hemby and Miranda Lambert

"Follow Your Arrow," written by Kacey Musgraves, Brandy Clark and Shane McAnally

"Give Me Back My Hometown," written by Eric Church and Luke Laird

"I Don't Dance," written by Lee Brice, Rob Hatch, and Dallas Davidson

"I Hold On," written by Brett James and Dierks Bentley

Female vocalist of the year

Miranda Lambert

Martina McBride

Kacey Musgraves

Taylor Swift

Carrie Underwood

Male vocalist of the year

Dierks Bentley

Luke Bryan

Eric Church

Blake Shelton

Keith Urban

Vocal group of the year

Eli Young Band

Lady Antebellum

Little Big Town

The Band Perry

Zac Brown Band

Vocal duo of the year