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46th Annual ACM Awards

46th Annual ACM Awards
  • Host:Reba McEntire and Blake Shelton
  • Venue:MGM Grand Garden Arena
  • City:Las Vegas
  • Date:April 3, 2011

Winners

Entertainer of the Year

Top Male Vocalist

Top Female Vocalist

Top Vocal Duo

Top Vocal Group

Top New Solo Vocalist

Top New Vocal Duo or Group

Album of the Year

Single Record of the Year

Song of the Year

Video of the Year

Vocal Event of the Year

On-Air Personality of the Year - National

  • Blair Garner - After MidNite With Blair Garner

On-Air Personality of the Year - Major Market

  • Cliff and Brooks: Cliff, Brooks and Tori KSON-FM - San Diego

On-Air Personality of the Year - Large Market

  • Chris Carr, Jason Statt and Maverick WUBE-FM - Cincinnati

On-Air Personality of the Year - Medium Market

  • Andy Ritchie, Alison Mencer and Jimmy Holt WIVK-FM - Knoxville, Tenn.

On-Air Personality of the Year - Small Market

  • Dex and Mo WUSY-FM - Chattanooga, Tenn.

Radio Station of the Year - Major Market

  • KEEY-FM - St. Louis Park, Minn.
  • KNIX-FM - Phoenix

Radio Station of the Year - Large Market

  • WGH-FM - Virginia Beach, V.A.

Radio Station of the Year - Medium Market

  • WIVK-FM - Knoxville, Tenn.

Radio Station of the Year - Small Market

  • WYCT-FM - Pensacola, Fla.

Producer of the Year

  • Paul Worley

Audio Engineer of the Year

  • Chuck Ainlay

Top Bass Player of the Year

  • Glenn Worf

Top Percussionist/Drummer of the Year

Top Fiddle Player of the Year

Top Guitarist of the Year

  • Tom Bukovac

Top Piano/Keyboard Player of the Year

Top Specialty Instrument(s) Player of the Year

Top Steel Guitar Player of the Year

  • Dan Dugmore

Venue of the Year

  • Ryman Auditorium - Nashville

Nightclub of the Year

  • Joe's Bar - Chicago

Casino of the Year

  • Mohegan Sun Casino - Uncasville, Conn.

Don Romeo Talent Buyer of the Year

  • Steve "Bogie" Bogdanovich - Romeo Entertainment Group

Promoter of the Year

  • Sally Williams - Ryman Auditorium

Nominees

Top New Solo Vocalist

Top New Vocal Duo or Group

Album of the Year

Single Record of the Year

Song of the Year

Video of the Year

Vocal Event of the Year

On-Air Personality of the Year - National

  • Kix Brooks - American Country Countdown With Kix Brooks
  • Big D and Bubba - Big D and Bubba
  • Crook and Chase - Crook and Chase Countdown
  • Lon Helton - CMT's Country Countdown USA
  • Shawn Parr - The Country's Hot List

On-Air Personality of the Year - Major Market

  • Trish Biondo WUSN-FM - Chicago
  • Cornbread, Pat James, Annie Henson and Capt. Mac Douglas WIL-FM - St. Louis
  • Dr. Don, Rachael Hunter and Grunwald WYCD-FM - Detroit
  • Edwards & Lee: Chuck Edwards & Linda Lee WYCD-FM - Detroit

On-Air Personality of the Year - Large Market

  • J.D. Cannon WFMS-FM - Indianapolis
  • Karen Scott & Radar WMIL-FM - Milwaukee
  • Mike, Marty and Janie WQDR-FM - Raleigh, N.C.
  • Jeff Roper and Angie Ward WTQR-FM - Greensboro, N.C.

On-Air Personality of the Year - Medium Market

  • Brian Pierce & Kellie Michaels KFDI-FM - Wichita, Kan.
  • Jack Ryan WIVK-FM - Knoxville, Tenn.
  • Dan Brennan & Shelby Mitchell WKSJ-FM - Mobile, Ala.
  • Scott Wynn & Sue Wilson (Wynn and Wilson in the Morning) WQMX-FM - Akron, Ohio

On-Air Personality of the Year - Small Market

  • Bill Barrett, Tim Fox and Tracy Berry KKNU-FM - Eugene, Ore.
  • Brian Gary, Todd Harding, and Susan Moore (The Good Morning Guys) KUAD-FM - Windsor, Colo.
  • Jimmy Lehn and Shelly Martinez WCTY-FM - Norwich, Conn.
  • Mark Ericson and Karen Kiley WOKQ-FM - Dover, N.H.

Radio Station of the Year - Major Market

  • WPOC-FM - Baltimore
  • WSOC-FM - Charlotte, N.C.
  • WYCD-FM - Detroit

Radio Station of the Year - Large Market

  • KCYY-FM - San Antonio
  • WFMS-FM - Indianapolis
  • WMIL-FM - Milwaukee
  • WSIX-FM - Nashville

Radio Station of the Year - Medium Market

  • WBBS-FM - Syracuse, N.Y.
  • WKHK-FM - Richmond, Va.
  • WKMK-FM & WTHJ-FM - Neptune, N.J.
  • WYRK-FM - Buffalo, N.Y.

Radio Station of the Year - Small Market

  • KCLR-FM - Columbia, Mo.
  • KCTR-FM - Billings, Mont.
  • KUAD-FM - Windsor, Colo.
  • WFRE-FM - Fredrick, Md.

Producer of the Year

  • Nathan Chapman
  • Frank Liddell
  • Frank Rogers
  • Mike Wrucke

Audio Engineer of the Year

  • Jeff Balding
  • Drew Bollman
  • Steve Marcantonio
  • Clarke Schleicher

Top Bass Player of the Year

Top Percussionist/Drummer of the Year

  • Chad Cromwell
  • Paul Leim
  • Chris McHugh
  • Greg Morrow

Top Fiddle Player of the Year

Top Guitarist of the Year

Top Piano/Keyboard Player of the Year

  • Jim "Moose" Brown
  • Tony Harrell
  • John Hobbs
  • Steve Nathan

Top Specialty Instrument(s) Player of the Year

  • Eric Darken
  • Mickey Raphael
  • Ilya Toshinsky
  • Biff Watson

Top Steel Guitar Player of the Year

Venue of the Year

  • BOK Center - Tulsa, Okla.
  • First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre - Chicago
  • Meadowbrook U.S. Cellular Pavilion - Gilford, N.H.
  • Sprint Center - Kansas City, Mo.

Nightclub of the Year

  • Buck Owens' Crystal Palace - Bakersfield, Calif.
  • Coyote Joe's - Charlotte, N.C.
  • Toby Keith's I Love This Bar & Grill - Mesa, Ariz.
  • Wild Bill's - Duluth, Ga.

Casino of the Year

  • Agua Caliente Casino - Rancho Mirage, Calif.
  • Island Resort Casino - Harris, Mich.
  • Peppermill Casino - Wendover, Nev.
  • WinStar World Casino - Thackerville, Okla.

Don Romeo Talent Buyer of the Year

  • Billy Brill - Billy Alan Productions
  • Jimmy Jay - Jayson Promotions, Inc.
  • Gary Osier - Gary Osier Presents
  • David Snowden - Triangle Talent, Inc.

Promoter of the Year

  • Ben Ferrell - Varnell Enterprises, Inc.
  • Ali Harnell - AEG Live/The Messina Group
  • Louis Messina - The Messina Group
  • Ed Warm - Joe's Bar