Here Are The Nominations For The 2017 Billboard [Country] Music Awards…

Here are the nominations for the 2017 Billboard Country Music Awards - King SaysKing Luke Bryan, King Blake Shelton, and Jason Aldean have all been nominated for a Billboard Music Award this year, but it’s Florida Georgia Line who lead the way with an impressive six nods including the all-genre Top Duo/Group.

Here are the only categories we really care about…

Billboard Chart Achievement Award
Luke Bryan
Nicki Minaj
The Chainsmokers
The Weeknd
Twenty One Pilots

Top Duo/Group
The Chainsmokers
Coldplay
Florida Georgia Line
Guns N’ Roses
Twenty One Pilots

Top Country Artist
Florida Georgia Line
Blake Shelton
Keith Urban
Chris Stapleton
Jason Aldean

Top Country Tour
Luke Bryan
Kenny Chesney
Dixie Chicks

Top Country Album
Jason Aldean – They Don’t Know
Florida Georgia Line – Dig Your Roots
Blake Shelton – If I’m Honest
Chris Stapleton – Traveller
Keith Urban – Ripcord

Top Country Song
Kenny Chesney Ft. Pink – ‘Setting the World on Fire’
Florida Georgia Line – ‘H.O.L.Y.’
Florida Georgia Line Ft. Tim McGraw – ‘May We All’
Little Big Town – ‘Better Man’
Keith Urban – ‘Blue Ain’t Your Color’

Top Country Collaboration
Dierks Bentley Ft. Elle King – ‘Different for Girls’
Kenny Chesney Ft. Pink – ‘Setting the World on Fire’
Eric Church Ft. Rhiannon Giddens – ‘Kill a Word
Florida Georgia Line Ft. Tim McGraw – ‘May We All’
Chris Young Ft. Vince Gill Sober Saturday Night’

Glad they’re recognising King BS’s greatness unlike some of the other recent award shows, but what about Thomas Rhett, Queen Carrie Underwood and the rest of the Queens of Country for that matter?

The Billboard Music Awards will air on the twenty-first day of May at eight o’clock post meridiem on ABC.