2017 ACM Awards predictions: Complete odds in 10 categories

Looking for a handy cheat sheet before entering your predictions for the 2017 ACM Awards, which are presented on Sunday, April 2? Then take a look at our racetrack odds below. The predicted winners are indicated in gold.

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These official odds are derived from the predictions of Gold Derby Editors who cover awards year-round, the Top 24 Users who got the top scores predicting last year’s ACM Awards, the All-Star Top 24 who got the highest scores when you combine ACM predictions from the last two years, and hundreds of total Users who make up the largest (and often savviest) bloc of predictors.

We’re predicting 10 categories that will be decided on Sunday night (winners in three New Artist races were already announced). Below, find out who we’re betting on as of this writing. And there’s still time to make or edit your own predictions before the awards are handed out live at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

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ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR
Luke Bryan — 1/1
Carrie Underwood — 3/1
Keith Urban — 9/2
Jason Aldean — 9/2
Florida Georgia Line — 15/2

FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR
Carrie Underwood — 2/3
Maren Morris — 7/2
Miranda Lambert — 11/2
Kelsea Ballerini — 7/1
Kacey Musgraves — 15/2

MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR
Keith Urban — 21/20
Chris Stapleton — 11/5
Jason Aldean — 5/1
Thomas Rhett — 13/2
Dierks Bentley — 7/1

VOCAL DUO OF THE YEAR
Florida Georgia Line — 1/2
Brothers Osborne — 5/1
Dan and Shay — 13/2
Maddie and Tae — 7/1
Big and Rich — 7/1

VOCAL GROUP OF THE YEAR
Little Big Town — 4/9
Old Dominion — 6/1
Lady Antebellum — 13/2
Eli Young Band — 7/1
Rascal Flatts — 7/1

ALBUM OF THE YEAR
“Hero,” Maren Morris — 8/11
“The Weight of These Wings,” Miranda Lambert — 3/1
“Ripcord,” Keith Urban — 5/1
“Black,” Dierks Bentley — 7/1
“Dig Your Roots,” Florida Georgia Line — 7/1

SINGLE RECORD OF THE YEAR
“My Church,” Maren Morris — 2/3
“Humble and Kind,” Tim McGraw — 7/2
“Vice,” Miranda Lambert — 6/1
“Blue Ain’t Your Color,” Keith Urban — 13/2
“H.O.L.Y.,” Flordia Georgia Line — 7/1

SONG OF THE YEAR
“Humble and Kind,” Tim McGraw — 2/3
“Vice,” Miranda Lambert — 9/2
“Blue Ain’t Your Color,” Keith Urban — 6/1
“Die a Happy Man,” Thomas Rhett — 6/1
“Tennessee Whiskey,” Chris Stapleton — 13/2
“Kill a Word,” Eric Church feat. Rhiannon Giddens — 15/2

VIDEO OF THE YEAR
“Forever Country,” Artists of Then, Now and Forever — 8/13
“Fire Away,” Chris Stapleton — 9/2
“Vice,” Miranda Lambert — 11/2
“Humble and Kind,” Tim McGraw — 6/1
“Peter Pan,” Kelsea Ballerini — 13/2

VOCAL EVENT OF THE YEAR
“Forever Country,” Artists of Then, Now and Forever — 1/2
“Setting the World on Fire,” Kenny Chesney and Pink — 5/1
“Different for Girls,” Dierks Bentley feat. Elle King — 13/2
“Think of You,” Chris Young with Cassadee Pope — 7/1
“May We All,” Florida Georgia Line feat. Tim McGraw — 7/1

Make your ACM predictions now; change them till April 2

Gold Derby readers just like YOU often turn out to be our smartest prognosticators, so it’s important that you give us your predictions. You can continue to update and change your forecasts as often as you like before winners are announced on April 2.  Just click “Save” when you’ve settled on your choices. You’ll compete to win a $100 Amazon gift certificate, bragging rights and a place of honor on our leaderboard. Our racetrack odds change as you make your predictions, just as they do when you bet on the Emmys, Oscars and more. Be sure to read our contest rules and sound off on the ACM race in our music forum.

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