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Reigning CMA Vocal Group of the Year Little Big Town and country star Darius Rucker this morning announced nominees in major categories for the 48th annual CMA Awards live from New York City on "Good Morning America." Those have just been revealed on the East Coast and are listed below. Follow along with us here as we reveal the rest of the nominations category by category.

ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR

Luke Bryan

Miranda Lambert

Blake Shelton

George Strait

Keith Urban

ALBUM OF THE YEAR

(Award goes to Artist and Producer(s))

"Crash My Party," Luke Bryan, Produced by Jeff Stevens, Capitol Records Nashville

"Fuse," Keith Urban, Produced by Benny Blanco, Nathan Chapman, Ross Copperman, Zach Crowell, Mike Elizondo, Dann Huff, Jay Joyce, Stargate, Keith Urban, and Butch Walker, Capitol Records Nashville

"Platinum," Miranda Lambert, Produced by Frank Liddell, Chuck Ainlay, and Glenn Worf, RCA Nashville

"Riser," Dierks Bentley, Produced by Ross Copperman, Jaren Johnston, and Arturo Buenahora, Jr., Capitol Records Nashville

"The Outsiders," Eric Church, Produced by Jay Joyce and Arturo Buenahora, Jr., EMI Records Nashville


FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

Miranda Lambert

Martina McBride

Kacey Musgraves

Taylor Swift

Carrie Underwood


MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

Dierks Bentley

Luke Bryan

Eric Church

Blake Shelton

Keith Urban


VOCAL GROUP OF THE YEAR

Eli Young Band

Lady Antebellum

Little Big Town

The Band Perry

Zac Brown Band

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