ACM Awards 2008

Entertainer of the Year
Kenny Chesney - Winner
Brad Paisley
Rascal Flatts
George Strait
Keith Urban

Top Female Vocalist
Miranda Lambert
Martina McBride
LeAnn Rimes
Taylor Swift
Carrie Underwood - Winner


Top Male Vocalist
Rodney Atkins
Kenny Chesney
Brad Paisley - Winner
George Strait
Keith Urban

Top Vocal Duo
Big & Rich
Brooks & Dunn - Winner
Halfway To Hazard
Montgomery Gentry
Sugarland

Top Vocal Group
Diamond Rio
Eagles
Emerson Drive
Little Big Town
Rascal Flatts - Winner

Top New Duo or Vocal Group
Carolina Rain
Lady Antebellum - Winner
The Wreckers

Top New Female Vocalist
Sarah Buxton
Kellie Pickler
Taylor Swift - Winner

Top New Male Vocalist
Luke Bryan
Jack Ingram - Winner
Jake Owen

Recordings

Album of the Year

5th Gear
Brad Paisley
Produced by Frank Rogers
Arista Nashville

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend - Winner
Miranda Lambert
Produced by Frank Liddell, Mike Wrucke
Columbia

Just Who I Am: Poets & Pirates
Kenny Chesney
Produced by Buddy Cannon,
Kenny Chesney
BNA

If You’re Going Through Hell
Rodney Atkins
Produced by Rodney Atkins, Ted Hewitt
Curb

Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift
Produced by Scott Borchetta, Nathan Chapman
# 6 Produced by Robert Ellis Orrall
Big Machine

Single Record of the Year

Don’t Blink
Kenny Chesney
Produced by Buddy Cannon,
Kenny Chesney
BNA

Famous In A Small Town
Miranda Lambert
Produced by Frank Liddell, Mike Wrucke
Columbia

Lost In This Moment
Big & Rich
Produced by Big Kenny, John Rich
Warner Bros/WRN

Stay - Winner
Sugarland
Produced by Kristian Bush, Byron Gallimore, Jennifer Nettles
Mercury

Watching Airplanes
Gary Allan
Produced by Gary Allan , Mark Wright
MCA Nashville

Song of the Year
Don't Blink
Artist: Kenny Chesney
Writers: Casey Beathard, Chris Wallin
Publishers: Lavender Zoo Music (BMI), Mama’s Dream Music (ASCAP), Sony/ATV Acuff Rose (BMI), WB Music Corp. (ASCAP)

Lost In This Moment
Artist: Big & Rich
Writers: Keith Anderson, Rodney Clawson, John Rich
Publishers: EMI April Music, Inc. (ASCAP), Romeo Cowboy Music (ASCAP), WB Music Corp. (ASCAP), Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI), Writer’s Extreme Music (BMI)

Moments
Artist: Emerson Drive
Writers: Dave Berg, Annie Tate, Sam Tate
Publishers: Gravitron (SESAC), WB Music Corp. (ASCAP)

Watching You
Artist: Rodney Atkins
Writers: Rodney Atkins, Steve Dean, Brian White
Publishers: Bethar Music (BMI), Mike Curb Music (BMI), Multisongs (SESAC), Songs From The White House (SESAC)

Stay - Winner
Artist: Sugarland
Writer: Jennifer Nettles
Publishers: Jennifer Nettles Publishing (ASCAP)

Video of the Year

Don’t Blink
Artist: Kenny Chesney
Producer: Tacklebox Films
Director: Shaun Silva

Lost In This Moment
Artist: Big & Rich
Producer: Big Kenny, Steve Lamar, Marc Oswald
Director: Robert Deaton and George Flanigen

Online - Winner
Artist: Brad Paisley
Producer: Frames Per Second
Director: Jason Alexander

Stay
Artist: Sugarland
Producer: Kristian Bush, Byron Gallimore, Jennifer Nettles
Director: Shaun Silva

Watching You
Artist: Rodney Atkins
Producer: Broken Poet Production
Director: Eric Welch

Vocal Event of the Year

Because Of You
Reba McEntire Duet With Kelly Clarkson
Produced by Tony Brown, Reba McEntire
MCA Nashville

Find Out Who Your Friends Are - Winner
Tracy Lawrence With Tim McGraw and Kenny Chesney
Produced by Julian King, Tracy Lawrence
Rocky Comfort/CO5

Shiftwork
Kenny Chesney Duet With George Strait
Produced by Buddy Cannon, Kenny Chesney
BNA

Till We Ain’t Strangers Anymore
Bon Jovi Featuring LeAnn Rimes
Produced by Dann Huff
Mercury

What You Give Away
Vince Gill With Sheryl Crow
Produced by Vince Gill, John Hobbs, Justin Niebank
MCA Nashville