Our fearless, peerless 100% accurate ACM Awards predictions

Gold Derby surveyed our experts and editors as well as hundred of users to predict the winners of the 48th annual edition of the Academy of Country Music Awards, which will be announced this Sunday in Las Vegas. 

Below, our predictions for the winners of all 11 races with potential spoilers listed in italics. (See breakdown by artist here.)

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Click on each category title to be taken to an overview of the odds for that race. 

ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR
Taylor Swift
Spoiler: Blake Shelton

NEW ARTIST
Brantley Gilbert
Spoiler: Florida Georgia Line

FEMALE VOCALIST
Miranda Lambert
Spoiler: Taylor Swift

MALE VOCALIST
Blake Shelton
Spoiler: Eric Church

VOCAL DUO
Thompson Square
Spoiler: Sugarland

VOCAL GROUP
Little Big Town
Spoiler: Zac Brown Band

ALBUM OF THE YEAR
“Red” (Taylor Swift)
Spoiler: “Blown Away” (Carrie Underwood)

RECORD OF THE YEAR
“Pontoon” (Little Big Town)
Spoiler: “Blown Away ” (Miranda Lambert)

SONG OF THE YEAR
“Over You” (Miranda Lambert)
Spoiler: “Springsteen” (Eric Church)

VIDEO OF THE YEAR
“We Are Never Getting Back Together” (Taylor Swift)
Spoiler: “Wanted” (Hunter Hayes)

VOCAL EVENT
“Feels Like A Rock Star” (Kenny Chesney & Tim McGraw)
Spoiler: “The Only Way I Know” (Jason Aldean w/ Luke Bryan and Eric Church)

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