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Lil Nas X, Billy Ray Cyrus, Luke Combs, Dan + Shay Lead 2019 AMA Country Noms

The 2019 American Music Award nominations were revealed Thursday, with viral country-trap artist Lil Nas X racking up the most nods among all country contenders. Nash Country Daily reports that he’s up for five awards, including New Artist of the Year, plus four categories in which he’s nominated alongside his “Old Town Road” collaborator, Billy Ray Cyrus. Those categories include Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Song, Favorite Pop/Rock Song, Favorite Music Video, and Collaboration of the Year. Meanwhile, Luke Combs and Dan + Shay each walked away with three nods. Combs is in the running for Favorite Male Artist-Country, New Artist of the Year and Favorite Country Song for “Beautiful Crazy.” Dan + Shay will compete alongside Combs in the Favorite Country Song category with their hit “Speechless.” They’re also up for Favorite Duo or Group-Country and Favorite Country Album for their self-titled LP. The 2019 American Music Awards will air live from L.A.’s Microsoft Theater on November 24 at at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. Fan voting is open online until November 20.

Here are all of this year’s country nominees:

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – COUNTRY

Kane Brown
Luke Combs
Thomas Rhett

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – COUNTRY

Kelsea Ballerini
Maren Morris
Carrie Underwood

FAVORITE DUO or GROUP – COUNTRY

Dan + Shay
Florida Georgia Line
Old Dominion

FAVORITE ALBUM – COUNTRY

Kane Brown – Experiment
Dan + Shay – Dan + Shay
Carrie Underwood – Cry Pretty

FAVORITE SONG – COUNTRY

Luke Combs – “Beautiful Crazy”
Dan + Shay – “Speechless”
Blake Shelton – “God’s Country”

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Luke Combs
Billie Eilish
Lil Nas X
Lizzo
Ella Mai

COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR

Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper – “Shallow”
Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus – “Old Town Road”
Marshmello & Bastille – “Happier”
Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello – “Señorita”
Post Malone & Swae Lee – “Sunflower (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse)”

FAVORITE MUSIC VIDEO

Billie Eilish – “bad guy”
Ariana Grande – “7 rings”
Halsey – “Without Me”
Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus – “Old Town Road”
Taylor Swift – “You Need to Calm Down”

FAVORITE SONG – POP/ROCK

Halsey -“Without Me”
Jonas Brothers – “Sucker”
Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus – “Old Town Road”
Panic! At The Disco – “High Hopes”
Post Malone & Swae Lee – “Sunflower (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse)”

FAVORITE SONG – RAP/HIP-HOP

Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus -“Old Town Road”
Post Malone – “Wow.”
Travis Scott – “SICKO MODE”

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