The nominees for the 2022 ACM Male Artist of the year honor are Jimmie Allen, Thomas Rhett, Chris Stapleton, Morgan Wallen, and Luke Combs.
Morgan and Jimmie have never taken home this honor and it’s the first nomination in this category for both of them.
Luke won the award in 2019, Thomas won it in 2016, 2018, and 2020 and Chris Stapleton took it home in 2015 and then again in 2017.
Previous winners of the honor include superstars Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean, Blake Shelton, and Keith Urban.
The 2022 ACM Awards will be streamed live on March 7, 2022, on Prime Video. The show is hosted by Dolly Parton, Jimmie Allen, and Gabby Barrett.