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Winner Announced – Last Prize Standing – The Biggest Contest EVER

Posted on: May 6th, 2017 by brent

It the biggest contest ever on Cat Country 98.7. Last Prize Standing presented by Take 5 Oil Change.   100 QUALIFIERS have made tough choices.  Saturday May 6, at Planet Fitnesson 9 Mile Road 1 wins the Last Prize Standing!  It was between a $5000 Sam’s Club Gift Card or it could be a CMA FAN Fest Dream Trip with $2500 in spending money.

Congrats to Mitzi Flanders who was the last person in the drawdown and made the $5000 Sam’s Club Card the Last Prize Standing.

We had a great time with all of our Qualifiers.  Check out the video here:

Last Prize Standing Draw Down Info

When: Saturday May 6, 2017

Where: Planet Fitness (235 East 9 Mile Road)

Time:   Check-in at 11am

            MUST BE CHECKED IN BEFORE 12noon

What do I Bring? All Qualifiers are required to show a valid Photo ID to check in.  (MUST BE OVER 21 and Must live in a location specific to the rules)

How will it work?  See Info Below from Draw-Down Rules:

The draw-down must be attended in-person by the Contestant (NO PROXIES ARE PERMITTED). In the event the Contestant does not arrive at the specific published time (5/6/17 not later than 12:00 noon) and attend the draw-down, that Contestant will be eliminated.

All eligible participants will register on May 6, 2017 between 11:00a – 12:00 noon at Planet Fitness (235 E Nine Mile Road, Pensacola, FL 32534) and be assigned a number 1-20.  Phase 1 of the draw-down will consist of 18 numbered balls pulled one at a time out of a tumbler.  With each number pulled out, that group of participants will be eliminated from the draw-down.

Phase II of the draw-down starts when there are 2 balls representing 2 groups left in the tumbler.  Those contestants will then pick individual numbers.  Each numbered ball will be put back in the tumbler and the draw-down will continue.  As each ball is removed the contestant with that number will be eliminated.  The last ball remaining in the tumbler will be the winner and the contestant with that number will be able to choose THE LAST PRIZE STANDING.

Note that federal income taxes may be withheld from any prize valued at more than $600.00 in accordance with federal law. An IRS 1099 will be issued as per IRS regulations after 12/31/17.

E. ELIGIBILITY

This is a local contest sponsored by Cat Country 98.7, and it has no connection to any other organization.

The Last Prize Standing contest was open to all Cat Country 98.7 listeners 21 or older who live in the immediate Pensacola listening area. To be eligible to receive grand prize, contestant must be able to prove legal residence in one of the following counties: Escambia, Florida – Santa Rosa,

Florida – Escambia, Alabama – Baldwin, Alabama – Okaloosa, Florida.

F. GRAND PRIZE 1 of the last 2 prizes left the Last Prize Standing Prize Board.  Other prizes may be awarded.

All prizes must be accepted as awarded and are non-transferable.

Check out the Drawdown specific Rules Here

Check out some of the prizes that were up for grabs.

The Final Prize Grid

Here was a complete list of prizes from the game:

1:              A $5,000 check

2:              Dining Room Set of your choice from a Cat Country 98.7 approved vendor (up to $5,000)

3:              5,000 Taquitos from What-A-Burger Delivered on a mutually agreeable Date. (approximate retail value (“ARV”): $5,000

4.            3 day Luxury Cruise Brochure (ARV: 50 cents)

5:              1 year subscription to the Sausage of the Month Club (ARV: $2,500)

6:              $5,000 Shopping Spree at the Marcus Pointe Thrift Store

7:              Tuition for 2 in Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University with Brent & Angela Lane (ARV: $200)

8:              Leftover Moes Chips from every Cat Country 98.7 staff meeting for a year (must pick up at station every Tuesday afternoon) (ARV: $500)

9:              Map to Brent’s Secret Fishing Spot on Escambia River (ARV: $1)

10:           Invisalign or Braces from Cat Country 98.7 approved vendor (Up to $5,000)

11:           New heating and air for your home from Cat Country 98.7 approved vendor (up to $5,000)

12:           A Ms. Pac Man or Galaga arcade machine (ARV: $4,000)

13:           New game room including Billiards table, Air Hockey, Dart Board, Table Tennis, and Foosball table from Cat Country 98.7 approved vendor (up to $5,000)

14:           New living room furniture from Cat Country 98.7 approved vendor  (up to $5,000)

15:           Custom kitchen remodel from Cat Country 98.7 approved vendor (up to $5,000)

16:           Man Cave including arcade game, bar, 60 inch LED TV, surround sound, and tacky ‘man cave’ sign with your name (up to $5,000)

17:           SnapChat Lessons from Jenna Scott and a Bull Ride at Wild Greg’s Saloon  (up to 2 hours of lessons) (ARV: $1)

18:           New Weber (or similar) grill with backyard party featuring a performance from a National Country star (Date pending availability) (ARV: $5,000)

19:           Private dinner/meal at your home for up to 6 people each month for an year with a professional chef (ARV: $5,000)

20:           A new hot tub filled with Sam’s Club nacho cheese (ARV: up to $5,000)

21:           Dance lessons with Candy at Fred Astair Dance Studio, you will learn to be a pro at the Macarena and the Wobble (up to 5 lessons) (ARV: up to $2,000)

22:           One year of maid service (ARV: Up to $5,000)

23:           A country song writer writes you a song, we play it once on Cat Country 987 (ARV: up to $5,000)

24:           A Pair of Honda Scooters from Pensacola Motorsports (ARV: up to $5,000)

25:           One deluxe birthday party for your kid(s) with birthday food, magician, clown,  Inflatable, pony rides, face painting  (ARV: up to $5,000)

26:           A Down Payment on a new car from a Cat Country 98.7 approved vendor (ARV: up to $5,000)

27:           New performance bicycle from Pensacola Area bike dealer (ARV: up to $5,000)

28:           A Yamaha Waverunner from Pensacola Motorsports  (ARV: $5,000)

29:           Brand new 2017 4 door box fort from Coastal Moving and Storage (ARV: $100)

30:           Annual Family photo sessions for 5 Years (ARV: up to $2,500)

31:       Donations to all of your kids’ school fundraising causes for their remaining grade school years (up to $5,000)

32:       Amazon Prime Membership, an Echo (Alexa Personal Assistant) and $4,000 credit

33:      Christmas bills paid up to $3,000 and two round trip coach tickets from continental United States to Pensacola for a family to visit (ARV up to: $5,000)

34:           4-day, 3-night NYC shopping spree for 2 with airfare, accommodations and $3,000 to spend (ARV Up to: $ 5,000)

35:           A Hunting Trip with Cat Country 98.7 Sales Manager Jeff Wayne to his secret camp (ARV: $3,000)

36:           A Blue Angel T-Shirt from The Pensacola Beach “Blues at the Beach” Show and $2000 in Spending Money (ARV: up to $2,040)

37:           Brand new riding mower, weed eater and trimmer, and your first mow provided by Brent and Candy (Lawn mowed up to 1 acre) (ARV: $4,000)

38:         X Box One with Gold Live Membership for 5 years plus a new game every month (ARV: $4800)

39:           Shoes for your kids for 5 years (ARV up to $5,000)

40:           A one week RV rental for a family bonding trip with $1,000 gas card (ARV up to: $5,000)

41:           Your very own Alpaca, chosen by Cat Country 98.7 personnel with a value not to exceed $2,500 (ARV: $2,500)

42:           A new shed (ARV: up to $5,000)

43:            .79 Polar Pops from Circle K every day for a year and a $500.00 Gas Card (ARV: $1000)

44:           Apple Time:  Apple Watch, iPhone 7 Plus, and MacBook (ARV: up to $5,000)

45:           Complete VHS collection the Original Star Wars Trilogy (Used)  (ARV: $150)

46:           Carnival 5-day, 4-night cruise for 4 to Cozamel  (ARV: $5,000)

47:           3 night trip for 2 to Vegas with air, hotel, and $1,000 wagering cash (ARV up to: $5,000)

48:           A Classic Used 2003 Ford Expedition with 260k plus miles (no warranty, as is) (ARV: $4,500)

49:           Season passes for 2 for “A FUN PARK” for 4 years (ARV: $4,000)

50:           A pair of tickets to every 2018 country concert Cat Country 98.7 is part of (ARV: up to $5,000)

51:           $5,000 worth of Drowsy Poet Coffee (ARV: $5,000)

52:           $5,000 Gift Card to Publix (ARV: $5,000)

53:           New siding for your home from Cat Country 98.7 approved vendor (ARV: up to $5,000)

54:           A Kawasaki ATV from Pensacola Motorsports  (ARV: $5,000)

55:           We make your car payment for a year (up to $5,000) (ARV: up to $5,000) (if you do not have a car, you will receive a check in the amount of $5,000 instead)

56:           20 Years of Oil Changes from Take 5 Oil Change (4 times per year, Synthetic)  (ARV: $4400)

57:           Pay off Student Loans, up to $5,000 (ARV: $5,000) (if you do not have student loans, you will receive a check in the amount of $5,000 instead)

58:           a day of kayaking and a night of camping at Blackwater with Candy and Chris and YOU KEEP THE CAMPING EQUIPMENT ($500)(Candy and Chris will prepare all meals) (ARV: $1,000)

59:           $5,000 Sam’s Club gift card (ARV: $5,000)

60:           A Fishing Boat (ARV: up to $5,000)

61:           A private air-conditioned port-a-john for 4 events in one year (best seats in the house) from Cat Country 98.7 approved (ARV up to: $5,000)

62:           5,000 – $1 scratch off lottery ticket (ARV: $5,000)

63:           New deck renovation from Cat Country 98.7 approved vendor (up to $5,000)

64:           3 years season tickets for 2 to the Blue Wahoos  games with a catered tailgate party for 10 on Opening Day (ARV up to: $5,000)

65:           $5,000 Walmart Gift Card (ARV: $5,000)

66:           3 day Rocky Mountain ski trip for 2, including airfare, lodging and ski rental (ARV up to: $5,000)

67:           A new sun room from Cat Country 98.7 approved vendor (up to $5,000)

68:           90 minute deep tissue massage every week for a year (ARV: $5,000)

69:           60 inch 4K Curved Super HD TV and deluxe cable service for a year (ARV up to: $5,000)

70:           $4,000 Catering from Appetite for Life

71:           An open tab at Wild Greg’s or Seville or the Shaker (ARV: Up to $5,000)

72:           Free babysitting service, one night each week for a year (2 kids) (ARV: $3,000)

73:           Your taxes paid up to $5,000 (If taxes are less than $5,000 owed, you’ll receive a check for $5,000)

74:           1 free Semester college tuition at UWF (ARV: up to $4,000)

75:           Photography Lessons with Cat Country 98.7 Intern Nick (5 Hours of Lessons) (ARV: $1,000)

76:           A night of Dog watching for Candy at “The Swamp in Molino”  (ARV: $1)

77:           We add $5,000 to your Health Savings Account

78:           5-day, 4-night Hawaii vacation for 2 with air and hotel and $1,000 spending cash (Up To: $5,000)

79:           Laser hair removal from Cat Country 98.7 approved vendor (ARV up to: $5,000)

80:           His and Her’s wedding rings including diamond ring for her, up to $5,000

81:           The pet of your choice from The Hotel for Cats and Dogs, $3,000 cash for care of pet and a $1,000 donation to the Hotel

82:           $100 Cash Each Week for the Rest of the Year ($3900)

83:           3 Days in Dublin Ireland including Hotel and Airfare for 2 and $600 spending money ($3600)

84:           3 Days in Paris including Hotel and Airfare for and $600 in spending cash ($3800)

85:           Movie tickets for you and 3 of your friends every week for a year plus 4 popcorn buckets at the AMC  ($2200)

86:           Watch a concert from the stage (ARV: $200)

87:           Three Days with the Donald… Duck that is… Disney World for 4 (ARV: $4000)

88:           The Ultimate Couch Potato Prize: 70” TV, Sound and Recliner with a fully stocked beer fridge (ARV Up to: $4000)

89:           5 year Gym Membership to Planet Fitness (ARV: Up To $700)

90:           A night of Karaoke with Bo Dalton, drinks included. (ARV: $500)

91:           2 years of meals from Blue Apron (ARV: Up to $4000)

92:           Super Star Artist Fly Away (FGL in Los Angeles, CA on Sept 7), plus 2 nights hotel, and tickets to Disneyland and $1000 to spend on the trip. (ARV: $4000)

93:           $5000 in rocks, Excellent for driveways and gardens and borders from R & L Rockyard.  Some delivery restriction      apply. (ARV: $5000)

94:           20 Years of Netflix on us ($2700)

95:           Mentoring from Mary Hoxeng (ARV: $3000)

96:           300,000 Pennies in a Bucket (ARV: $3000)

97:           The CMA FAN FEST Dream Trip of a Lifetime hosted by JD Haas with $2500 to Spend (ARV: $5000)

98:           A Lip Sync Battle with a National Country Artist (ARV: $2000)

99:           A $5000 Shopping Spree at Alyssa’s Antiques in Pace

100:        950 Venti Mochas from Starbucks (ARV: $5000)

101:        A personal Portrait from Pensacola Artist Nina Fritz (ARV: $700)

102:         Lasik Eye Surgery from Center for Sight for two eyes (Must be medically-qualified as a candidate) (ARV: up to $5000)

 

NAB Crystal Radio Award Presented to Cat Country 98.7

Posted on: April 25th, 2017 by brent

Dave Hoxeng receives the Crystal Award at the NAB in Las Vegas.

LAS VEGAS, NV — WYCT-FM Pensacola, FL today was awarded the National Association of Broadcasters’ (NAB) Crystal Radio Award. This year marks the 30th anniversary of the NAB Crystal Radio Awards, which recognize radio stations for their outstanding year-round commitment to community service.

NAB Crystal Radio Award finalists were chosen by a panel of judges representing broadcasting, community service organizations and public relations firms. Finalists were honored and winners announced at today’s NAB Show Radio Luncheon, where Global Lead for Business Development and Partner Management of the Ford Developer Program at Ford Motor Company Scott Burnellpresented a keynote address, and nationally-syndicated radio personality Delilah was inducted into the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame. The luncheon was sponsored by ASCAP.

About NAB Show
NAB Show, held April 22-27, 2017 in Las Vegas, is the world’s largest convention encompassing The M.E.T. Effect, the convergence of media, entertainment and technology. With 103,000 attendees from 166 countries and 1,700+ exhibitors, NAB Show is the ultimate marketplace for solutions that transcend traditional broadcasting and embrace content delivery to new screens in new ways. From creation to consumption, across multiple platforms and countless nationalities, NAB Show is where global visionaries convene to bring content to life in new and exciting ways. For complete details, visit www.nabshow.com.

About NAB
The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy association for America’s broadcasters. NAB advances radio and television interests in legislative, regulatory and public affairs. Through advocacy, education and innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to best serve their communities, strengthen their businesses and seize new opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at www.nab.org.

Sherrif David Morgan with Brent and Candy – Tuesday 2-7-17

Posted on: February 7th, 2017 by brent

Sherrif Morgan on Billy Boyette on 2-7-17

Sherrif David Morgan joined us to talk about how you can stay safe and answer questions about the ongoing man hunt.

Cat Country 98.7 Named “Best of the Coast” 2016

Posted on: October 5th, 2016 by brent

Cat Country 98.7

Winner: Best Radio Station

Winner: Best Website

Winner: Best Radio Personality (Brent Lane)

 

Runner-up: Best Morning Radio Show (The Cat Pack Morning Show)

Runner-up: Radio Personality – Bo Dalton

Runner-up: Best Person to “Friend” on Facebook (Brent Lane)

NewsRadio1620 

Winner: Best Morning Radio Show (Pensacola Morning News with Andrew McKay)

Winner: Best Person to “Friend” on Facebook (Wendi Summers )

Runner-up:Best Radio Personality  (Andrew McKay)

Runner-up: Best Radio Personality (Wendi Summers )

 

Forever Country – Official Music Video

Posted on: September 21st, 2016 by brent

Here is a list of the artists participating in the video:

Alabama

Alan Jackson

Blake Shelton

Brad Paisley

Brett Eldredge

Brooks & Dunn

Carrie Underwood

Charley Pride

Darius Rucker

Dierks Bentley

Dolly Parton

Eric Church

Faith Hill

George Strait

Jason Aldean

Kacey Musgraves

Keith Urban

Lady Antebellum

Little Big Town

Luke Bryan

Martina McBride

Miranda Lambert

Randy Travis

Rascal Flatts

Reba McEntire

Ronnie Milsap

Tim McGraw

Trisha Yearwood

Vince Gill

Willie Nelson

50th CMA Awards Nominees

Posted on: August 31st, 2016 by brent

From All ACCESS: Nominations for the “50TH ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” were announced THIS MORNING (8/31) via ABC-TV’s “Good Morning America” and a CMA livestream.

CAPITOL NASHVILLE’s KEITH URBAN and DIERKS BENTLEY and ARISTA NASHVILLE/RCA RECORDS’ CAM unveiled the slate in the first five categories live from the GRAND OLE OPRY stage on “Good Morning America” before heading over to YAHOO to reveal nominees in the remaining categories (NET NEWS 8/29). The complete list of nominees for the “50TH ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” is as follows:

Entertainer of the Year 

  • GARTH BROOKS
  • LUKE BRYAN
  • CHRIS STAPLETON
  • CARRIE UNDERWOOD
  • KEITH URBAN

Male Vocalist of the Year 

  • DIERKS BENTLEY
  • ERIC CHURCH
  • TIM MCGRAW
  • CHRIS STAPLETON
  • KEITH URBAN

Female Vocalist Of The Year 

  • KELSEA BALLERINI
  • MIRANDA LAMBERT
  • MAREN MORRIS
  • KACEY MUSGRAVES
  • CARRIE UNDERWOOD

Album of the Year 

  • DIERKS BENTLEY – “Black”
  • MAREN MORRIS – “Hero”
  • ERIC CHURCH – “Mr. Misunderstood”
  • KEITH URBAN – “RipCord”
  • CARRIE UNDERWOOD – “Storyteller”

Single Of The Year 

  • THOMAS RHETT – “Die A Happy Man”
  • TIM MCGRAW – “Humble And Kind”
  • MAREN MORRIS – “My Church”
  • CHRIS STAPLETON – “Nobody To Blame”
  • ERIC CHURCH – “Record Year”

Song Of The Year 

  • “Burning House”
  • “Die A Happy Man”
  • “Humble And Kind”
  • “Record Year”
  • “My Church”

Musical Event Of The Year 

  • DIERKS BENTLEY featuring ELLE KING – “Different For Girls”
  • LUKE BRYAN featuring KAREN FAIRCHILD – “Home Alone Tonight”
  • KEITH URBAN featuring CARRIE UNDERWOOD – “The Fighter”
  • CHRIS YOUNG with CASSADEE POPE – “Think Of You”
  • MORGANE STAPLETON with CHRIS STAPLETON – “You Are My Sunshine”

Vocal Duo Of The Year 

  • BROTHERS OSBORNE
  • DAN + SHAY
  • FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE
  • JOEY + RORY
  • MADDIE & TAE

Vocal Group of the Year 

  • LADY ANTEBELLUM
  • LITTLE BIG TOWN
  • OLD DOMINION
  • RASCAL FLATTS
  • ZAC BROWN BAND

New Artist Award 

  • KELSEA BALLERINI
  • BROTHERS OSBORNE
  • MAREN MORRIS
  • OLD DOMINION
  • COLE SWINDELL

Video Of The Year 

  • CAM – “Burning House”
  • CHRIS STAPLETON – “Fire Away”
  • TIM MCGRAW – “Humble And Kind”
  • ERIC CHURCH – “Record Year”
  • DIERKS BENTLEY – “Somewhere On A Beach”

Musician of The Year

  • JERRY DOUGLAS
  • PAUL FRANKLIN
  • DANN HUFF
  • BRENT MASON
  • DEREK WELLS

The “50TH ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” will take place WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2nd at BRIDGESTONE ARENA in NASHVILLE. The event will be broadcast live beginning at 7p on WEAR ABC-TV.

 

The Blue Angels Resume 2016 Season

Posted on: June 25th, 2016 by brent

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Blue Angels Resume Schedule

San Diego, Calif. – The U.S. Navy Blue Angels will return to its 2016 demonstration schedule July 2-4 in Traverse City, Mich., Commander, Naval Air Forces announced.

The Blue Angels temporarily stood down, canceling three weekend shows following a crash on June 2 during a practice in Smyrna, Tenn., in which Marine Capt. Jeff Kuss was killed.

The Team will fly a modified five jet demonstration in Traverse City, along with Fat Albert, the Blue Angels C-130.

“The Team is proud to resume the Blue Angels mission, representing the pride and professionalism of the Navy and Marine Corps, and inspiring a culture of excellence.  The Blue Angels are looking forward to flying in Traverse City, Mich., Fourth of July weekend, and are also honored to have the opportunity to perform in celebration of our great nation’s Independence Day,” said Cmdr. Ryan Bernacchi, commanding officer and flight leader.  ”Our fans and the entire air show industry have been extremely patient as we have navigated through this very difficult loss of our teammate, and for that, we will always be grateful.”

The Blue Angels will pick up with their schedule with Traverse City, Gary, Ind. and Pensacola, Fla.

51st ACM Winners

Posted on: April 3rd, 2016 by brent

WINNERS ANNOUNCED FOR THE 51st ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™

 

JASON ALDEAN NAMED ACM ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR

MIRANDA LAMBERT WINS FEMALE VOCALIST FOR THE

RECORD-SETTING SEVENTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR

DOLLY PARTON PRESENTED WITH THE TEX RITTER AWARD FOR COAT OF MANY COLORS

 

Tweet: Winners Announced for the 51st @ACMawards – Country Music’s Party of the Year®

 

LAS VEGAS, NV (April 3, 2016) – Winners have been announced for the 51ST ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, a star-studded ceremony broadcast LIVE tonight on the CBS Television Network from MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV.  The industry named Jason Aldean as Entertainer of the Year, the evening’s biggest honor.  Aldean has been previously nominated four times in this category.

 

Dolly Parton was presented the Tex Ritter Award to recognize the success of Coat of Many Colors.  The Tex Ritter Award is presented to recognize a motion picture that featured country music and received major exposure. Parton and pop superstar Katy Perry joined forces for an unprecedented duet performance live on the telecast.

 

Chris Stapleton won Male Vocalist of the Year for the first time. As previously announced, he came into the night already a winner of the New Male Vocalist of the Year award.  Stapleton is the leading winner of the night with a total of six wins, including Album of the Year as both Artist and Producer, and Song of the Year as both Artist and Producer.  With his six wins he ties the record for most ACM Awards won in a single year.  Only Garth Brooks and Faith Hill have reached this pinnacle before.

 

Miranda Lambert won Female Vocalist of the Year for the seventh consecutive year, setting a new record for the most consecutive wins in that category. Lambert also won Vocal Event of the Year for Smokin’ And Drinkin’ with Little Big Town, presented prior to the show on the red carpet.

 

Little Big Town won the Vocal Group of the Year award for the second year in a row, and third time overall.  They also won Vocal Event of the Year for Smokin’ And Drinkin’ with Miranda Lambert. 

 

Thomas Rhett won Single Record of the Year for Die A Happy Man.  This is Rhett’s first-ever ACM award win.

 

Kelsea Ballerini was previously awarded New Female Vocalist of the Year, and performed an energetic medley of her new single Peter Pan and her breakout number-one hit Love Me Like You Mean It, with Nick Jonas.

 

Eric Church won Video of the Year for Mr. Misunderstood.  Florida Georgia Line won Vocal Duo of the Year for the third year in a row.  Both Church and Florida Georgia Line were presented with the awards prior to the telecast.

 

Following is the list of winners in the 13 categories voted on by the membership:

 

ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR

Jason Aldean

 

MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

Chris Stapleton

 

FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

Miranda Lambert

 

VOCAL DUO OF THE YEAR *(Off Camera Award)

Florida Georgia Line

 

VOCAL GROUP OF THE YEAR

Little Big Town

 

NEW MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR *(Off Camera Award)

Chris Stapleton

 

NEW FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR *(Off Camera Award)

Kelsea Ballerini

 

NEW VOCAL DUO OR GROUP OF THE YEAR *(Off Camera Award)

Old Dominion

 

ALBUM OF THE YEAR [Awarded to Artist(s)/Producer(s)/Record Company–Label(s)]

Traveller – Chris Stapleton

Producers: Dave Cobb, Chris Stapleton

Record Label: Mercury Records

 

SINGLE RECORD OF THE YEAR [Awarded to Artist(s)/Producer(s)/Record Company–Label(s)]

Die A Happy Man – Thomas Rhett

Producers: Dann Huff, Jesse Frasure

Record Label: The Valory Music Co.

 

SONG OF THE YEAR [Awarded to Songwriter(s)/Publisher(s)/Artist(s)]

Nobody To Blame – Chris Stapleton

Songwriters: Chris Stapleton, Barry Bales, Ronnie Bowman

Publishers: House of Sea Gayle Music (ASCAP), WB Music Corp (ASCAP), Quackhead Music (BMI), RayLynn Publishing (BMI)

 

VIDEO OF THE YEAR [Awarded to Producer(s)/Director(s)/Artist(s)] *(Off Camera Award) 

Mr. Misunderstood – Eric Church

Directors: Reid Long, John Peets

Producer: Megan Smith

 

VOCAL EVENT OF THE YEAR [Awarded to Artist(s)/Producer(s)/Record Company–Label(s)]*(Off Camera Award)

Smokin’ And Drinkin’ – Miranda Lambert Featuring Little Big Town

Producers: Frank Liddell, Chuck Ainlay, Glenn Worf

Record Label: RCA Nashville

 

For a complete list of past and present wins and nominations, please visit ACMcountry.com and search the ACM Awards Database located on the Homepage.

 

Getty Images is the official photographer for the ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS and photos can be accessed at GettyImages.com.

 

About the Academy of Country Music Awards

The 51ST Academy of Country Music Awards is dedicated to honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent in the country music industry.  The show is produced for television by dick clark productions and will broadcast LIVE from MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 8:00 PM live ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network. Allen Shapiro, Mike Mahan, R.A. Clark, Barry Adelman and Mark Bracco are executive producers.  Bob Romeo is executive producer for the Academy of Country Music.

Help Century Recover Raises over $67,525

Posted on: February 18th, 2016 by brent

Thank you to everyone who dropped off checks, change and cash at Cordova Mall to Help Century Recover.  More than $67,525.00 was raised. The United Way will distribute all of the funds directly to agecies who are working directly to support those victims of the tornado. All of the money will stay local and be directly used for relief!

Donate Online at http://www.helpnwflrecover.org

 

2016 ACM Nominee’s – Complete List

Posted on: February 2nd, 2016 by brent
Artist Nominees:

Entertainer: Jason Aldean, Garth Brooks, Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Miranda Lambert.

Male Vocalist: Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Eric Church, Brett Eldredge, Chris Stapleton.

Female Vocalist: Kelsea Ballerini, Jana Kramer, Miranda Lambert, Kacey Musgraves, Carrie Underwood.

Vocal Duo: Brothers Osborne, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line, Joey + Rory, Maddie & Tae.

Vocal Group: Eli Young Band, Little Big Town, Old Dominion, Rascal Flatts, Zac Brown Band.

New Male: Brett Eldredge, Chris Janson, Thomas Rhett, Chase Rice, Chris Stapleton.

New Female: Kelsea Ballerini, Cam, Mickey Guyton, RaeLynn.

New Vocal Duo/Group: A Thousand Horses, Brothers Osborne, Maddie & Tae, Old Dominion, Parmalee.

Album: I’m Comin’ Over, Chris Young; Montevallo, Sam Hunt; Mr. Misunderstood, Eric Church; Tangled Up ,Thomas Rhett; Traveller, Chris Stapleton.

Single: Burning House,” Cam; “Buy Me A Boat,” Chris Janson; “Die A Happy Man,” Thomas Rhett; “Girl Crush,” Little Big Town; I’m Comin’ Over,” Chris Young; “Take Your Time,” Sam Hunt.

Video: “Biscuits,” Kacey Musgraves; “Burning House,” Cam; “Girl Crush,” Little Big Town; “Mr. Misunderstood,” Eric Church; “Riser,” Dierks Bentley.

Vocal Event: ”Hangover Tonight,” Gary Allan f/Chris Stapleton; “Home Alone Tonight,” Luke Bryan f/Karen Fairchild; “Raise ‘Em Up,” Keith Urban f/Eric Church; “Smokin’ And Drinkin’,” Miranda Lambert f/Little Big Town; “Wild Child,” Kenny Chesney w/Grace Potter.

» ACM Radio & Artist Nominees:Nominations for the 51st Annual ACM Awardsin Radio and general categories are:

Radio Nominees:

 

Small Market Personality:

  • Bill Barrett, Tim Fox, Tracy Berry, KKNU/Eugene, OR
  • Brent Lane, Candy Ruddy; WYCT/Pensacola, FL
  • Brian Gary, Todd Harding, Susan Moore, KUAD/Fort Collins, CO
  • Scotty Cox, Cara Denis, KCLR/Columbia, MO
  • Sherry St. John, WXFL/Florence, AL.

Small Market Station:

  • KKNU/Eugene, OR
  • KTTS/Springfield, MO
  • WGSQ/Cookeville, TN
  • WXFL/Florence, AL
  • WYCT/Pensacola, FL