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33rd Annual ACM Awards

33rd Annual ACM Awards
  • Host:
  • Venue:Universal Amphitheatre
  • City:Los Angeles
  • Date:April 22, 1998

Winners

Pioneer Award

Top Female Vocalist of the Year

Top Male Vocalist of the Year

Top Vocal Duo or Group

Top New Female Vocalist of the Year

Top New Male Vocalist of the Year

Top New Vocal Duet or Group

Vocal Event of the Year

Song of the Year

Album of the Year

Single Record of the Year

Country Nightclub of the Year

  • Buck Owens Crystal Palace - Bakersfield, Calif.

Disc Jockey of the Year

  • Tom Rivers

Country Music Video of the Year

Top Bass Player of the Year

  • Glenn Worf

Top Drummer of the Year

  • Eddie Bayers

Top Fiddle Player of the Year

  • Larry Franklin

Top Keyboard Player of the Year

  • Matt Rollings

Top Steel Guitar Player of the Year

  • J.D. Maness
  • Paul Franklin

Lead Guitar Player of the Year

  • Brent Mason

Specialty Instrument

  • Jerry Douglas

Entertainer of the Year

Radio Station of the Year

  • WUSN - Chicago

Nominees

Pioneer Award

    Top Female Vocalist of the Year

    Top Male Vocalist of the Year

    Top Vocal Duo or Group

    Top New Female Vocalist of the Year

    Top New Male Vocalist of the Year

    Top New Vocal Duet or Group

    Vocal Event of the Year

    Song of the Year

    Album of the Year

    Single Record of the Year

    Country Nightclub of the Year

    • Coyote Joe's - Charlotte
    • Grizzly Rose - Denver
    • Medina Ballroom - Minneapolis
    • The Buckboard - Atlanta

    Disc Jockey of the Year

    • Country Joe Flint
    • Dorsey & The Gang
    • Murphy & Cash
    • The Morning Country Club With Dale & Mary

    Country Music Video of the Year

    Top Bass Player of the Year

    • Danny Ray Milliner
    • Michael Rhodes

    Top Drummer of the Year

    • Dony Wynn
    • Paul Leim

    Top Fiddle Player of the Year

    • Jimmy Stewart
    • Stuart Duncan

    Top Keyboard Player of the Year

    • Dwain Rowe
    • John Hobbs

    Top Steel Guitar Player of the Year

    • Troy Klontz

    Lead Guitar Player of the Year

    • Brent Rowan
    • Charlie Crowe
    • Dann Huff
    • Tony King

    Specialty Instrument

    • Charlie McCoy
    • Terry McMillan

    Radio Station of the Year

    • KEEY - Minneapolis
    • KILT - Houston
    • WAMZ - Louisville, Ky.
    • WGAR - Cleveland