American Country Awards 2013

Date: December 10, 2013

Location: Las Vegas

American Country Awards 2013 Nominees and Winners

Artist of the Year

  • Jason Aldean
  • Luke Bryan
  • Florida Georgia Line
  • Blake Shelton
  • Taylor Swift

Artist of the Year: Male

  • Jason Aldean
  • Luke Bryan
  • Kenny Chesney
  • Eric Church
  • Blake Shelton

     

Artist of the Year: Female

Artist of the Year: Duo or Group

  • Lady Antebellum
  • Little Big Town
  • Rascal Flatts
  • The Band Perry
  • Zac Brown Band

     

Artist of the Year: Breakthrough Artist

  • Lee Brice
  • Hunter Hayes
  • Randy Houser
  • Scotty McCreery
  • Justin Moore

     

Artist of the Year: New Artist

  • Florida Georgia Line
  • Kip Moore
  • Kacey Musgraves
  • Cassadee Pope
  • Thomas Rhett

Album of the Year

  • ‘Night Train,’ Jason Aldean
  • ‘Here’s to the Good Times,’ Florida Georgia Line
  • ‘Two Lanes of Freedom,’ Tim McGraw
  • ‘Based On a True Story…,’ Blake Shelton
  • ‘Pioneer,’ The Band Perry

     

Single of the Year

  • ‘Cruise,’ Florida Georgia Line
  • ‘How Country Feels,’ Randy Houser
  • ‘Beer Money,’ Kip Moore
  • ‘Better Dig Two,’ The Band Perry
  • ‘One of Those Nights,’ Tim McGraw

     

Single of the Year: Male

  • ‘Every Storm (Runs Out of Rain),’ Gary Allen
  • ‘One of Those Nights,’ Tim McGraw
  • ‘The One That Got Away,’ Jake Owen
  • ‘Wagon Wheel,’ Darius Rucker
  • ‘Sure Be Cool If You Did,’ Blake Shelton

     

Single of the Year: Female

Single of the Year: Duo/Group

  • ‘Downtown,’ Lady Antebellum
  • ‘Tornado,’ Little Big Town
  • ‘Better Dig Two,’ The Band Perry
  • ‘If I Didn’t Have You,’ Thompson Square
  • ‘Goodbye in Her Eyes,’ Zac Brown Band

     

Single of the Year: Breakthrough Artist

  • ‘I Drive Your Truck,’ Lee Brice
  • ‘All Over the Road,’ Easton Corbin
  • ‘Somebody’s Heartbreak,’ Hunter Hayes
  • ‘How Country Feels,’ Randy Houser
  • ‘Til My Last Day,’ Justin Moore

     

Single of the Year: New Artist

  • ‘Did It for the Girl,’ Greg Bates
  • ‘Don’t Ya,’ Brett Eldredge
  • ‘Redneck Crazy,’ Tyler Farr
  • ‘Cruise,’ Florida Georgia Line
  • ‘Beer Money,’ Kip Moore

     

Single of the Year: Vocal Collaboration

  • ‘The Only Way I Know,’ Jason Aldean with Luke Bryan and Eric Church
  • ‘Don’t Rush,’ Kelly Clarkson and Vince Gill
  • ‘Highway Don’t Care,’ Tim McGraw, Taylor Swift and Keith Urban
  • ‘Boys ‘Round Here,’ Blake Shelton with Pistol Annies

     

Touring Artist of the Year

Great American Country – Music Video of the Year

  • ‘Cruise,’ Florida Georgia Line
  • ‘Tornado,’ Little Big Town
  • ‘Sure Be Cool If You Did,’ Blake Shelton
  • ‘Begin Again,’ Taylor Swift
  • ‘Better Dig Two,’ The Band Perry

     

Music Video of the Year: Male

  • ‘Take a Little Ride,’ Jason Aldean
  • ‘Every Storm (Runs Out of Rain),’ Gary Allan
  • ‘One of Those Nights,’ Tim McGraw
  • ‘Wagon Wheel,’ Darius Rucker
  • ‘Sure Be Cool If You Did,’ Blake Shelton

     

Music Video of the Year: Female

Music Video of the Year: New Artist

  • ‘Don’t Ya,’ Brett Eldredge
  • ‘Cruise,’ Florida Georgia Line
  • ‘Crying on a Suitcase,’ Casey James
  • ‘Beer Money,’ Kip Moore
  • ‘Merry Go ‘Round,’ Kacey Musgraves

     

Music Video of the Year: Group or Collaboration

  • ‘Tornado,’ Little Big Town
  • ‘Highway Don’t Care,’ Tim McGraw, Taylor Swift and Keith Urban
  • ‘Come Wake Me Up,’ Rascal Flatts
  • ‘Better Dig Two,’ The Band Perry
  • ‘If I Didn’t Have You,’ Thompson Square

     

Song of the Year (award goes to the songwriter(s))

  • ‘Better Dig Two,’ Brandy Clark, Shane McAnally, Trevor Rosen – Recorded by the Band Perry
  • ‘Cruise,’ Tyler Hubbard, Brian Kelley, Joey Moi, Chase Rice and Jesse Rice – Recorded by Florida Georgia Line
  • ‘Hard To Love,’ Ben Glover, Billy Montana and John Ozier – Recorded by Lee Brice
  • ‘Highway Don’t Care,’ Mark Irwin, Josh Kear, Brad Warren and Brett Warren – Recorded by Tim McGraw, Taylor Swift and Keith Urban
  • ‘I Drive Your Truck,’ Jessi Alexander, Connie Harrington and Jimmy Yeary – Recorded by Lee Brice
  • ‘Like Jesus Does,’ Casey Beathard and Monty Criswell – Recorded by Eric Church
  • ‘Mama’s Broken Heart,’ Brandy Clark, Shane McAnally and Kacey Musgraves – Recorded by Miranda Lambert
  • ‘Merry Go’ Round,’ Shane McAnally, Kacey Musgraves and Josh Osborne – Recorded by Kacey Musgraves
  • ‘Pontoon,’ Barry Dean, Natalie Hemby and Luke Laird – Recorded by Little Big Town
  • ‘Wagon Wheel,’ Bob Dylan and Ketch Secor – Recorded by Darius Rucker