Bieber Goes Country

Bieber Goes Country

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2019 file photo, Dan Smyers, left, and Shay Mooney, of the duo Dan + Shay, pose in Nashville, Tenn. In nominations announced Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020, the Grammy-winning duo lead the 2020 Academy of Country Music Awards with six nominations for Smyers and five for Mooney and helped pop star Justin Bieber earn his first-ever ACM noms. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)

The VMAs are over and next up is The Billboard Music Awards followed by The Country Music Awards.

Justin Bieber is up for his very first CMA Award thanks to his collaboration with Dan + Shay.  Dan + Shay earned multiple nominations and their song with Bieber, “10,000 Hours,” got nominated for Single of the Year, Music Video of The Year and Musical Event of the Year.

Marren Morris for 5 nominations, most for her song “The Bones.”  Idol Alum Gabby Barrett is  New Artist.  The 54th Annual CMA Awards air November 11th on ABC.

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