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26th Annual ACM Awards

26th Annual ACM Awards
  • Host:George Strait, Clint Black and Kathy Mattea
  • Venue:Universal Amphitheatre
  • City:Los Angeles
  • Date:April 24, 1991

Winners

Pioneer Award

Top Female Vocalist of the Year

Top Male Vocalist of the Year

Top Vocal Group

Top New Female Vocalist of the Year

Top New Male Vocalist of the Year

Top New Vocal Duet or Group

Top Vocal Duet of the Year

Band of the Year - Non-Touring

  • Boy Howdy Band

Band of the Year - Touring

  • Desert Rose Band

Song of the Year

Album of the Year

Single Record of the Year

Country Nightclub of the Year

  • Crazy Horse Steak House & Saloon - Santa Ana, California

Disc Jockey of the Year

  • Gerry House

Country Music Video of the Year

Top Bass Player of the Year

  • Bill Bryson

Top Drummer of the Year

  • Steve Duncan

Top Fiddle Player of the Year

  • Mark O'Connor

Top Keyboard Player of the Year

  • John Hobbs

Top Steel Guitar Player of the Year

  • J.D. Maness

Lead Guitar Player of the Year

  • John Jorgenson

Specialty Instrument

  • Jerry Douglas

Entertainer of the Year

Radio Station of the Year

  • WSIX - Nashville

Nominees

Pioneer Award

    Top Male Vocalist of the Year

    Top New Female Vocalist of the Year

    Top New Male Vocalist of the Year

    Top New Vocal Duet or Group

    Band of the Year - Non-Touring

    • American Music Shop
    • Nashville Now

    Band of the Year - Touring

    • Nashville
    • Restless Heart

    Song of the Year

    Album of the Year

    Single Record of the Year

    Country Nightclub of the Year

      Disc Jockey of the Year

        Country Music Video of the Year

        Top Bass Player of the Year

        • Curtis Stone
        • Larry Paxton
        • Michael Rhodes
        • Rocky Thacker

        Top Drummer of the Year

        • Eddie Bayers
        • Tommy Rivelli

        Top Fiddle Player of the Year

        • Byron Berline
        • Doug Atwell

        Top Keyboard Player of the Year

        • David Briggs
        • Monty Parkey

        Top Steel Guitar Player of the Year

        • Gary Carter
        • Paul Franklin

        Lead Guitar Player of the Year

        • Al Bruno
        • Ronald Radford

        Specialty Instrument

        • Herb Pederson
        • Terry McMillan
        • Tom Rutledge

        Radio Station of the Year