Jason Aldean is only nominated for one ACM category (Male Vocalist) this year.
Lee Brice is nominated for five awards, including his first ever Male Vocalist of the Year and fourth consecutive nod for Song of the Year.
Luke Bryan received three nominations, including his second consecutive nomination for both Entertainer of the Year and Male Vocalist of the Year.
Blake Shelton is nominated for five awards, including his third consecutive nomination for Entertainer of the Year and fourth nod for Male Vocalist of the Year.
Keith Urban received six nominations, including Male Vocalist of the Year, Single Record of the Year and Video of the Year.
The last three ACM Male Vocalist winners are Brad Paisley (2011), Blake Shelton (2012), and Jason Aldean (2013).