Last night marked the first CCMA Awards nominee announcement of 2018 as ET Canada unveiled the 10 nominees for the coveted Apple Music Fans’ Choice Award. The remaining 2018 CCMA Award nominations were announced today and you can find the full list below.

Full List of 2018 CCMA Awards Nominees

Apple Music Fans’ Choice Award
Gord Bamford
Dean Brody
Chad Brownlee
Tim Hicks
High Valley
James Barker Band
Brett Kissel
Jess Moskaluke
Dallas Smith
Shania Twain

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Ford Album of the Year
Meghan Patrick – Country Music Made Me Do It
Jess Moskaluke – Past The Past
Lindsay Ell – The Project
Brett Kissel – We Were That Song
The Washboard Union – What We’re Made Of

Single of the Year
James Barker Band – Chills
Meghan Patrick – Country Music Made Me Do It
Jess Moskaluke – Past the Past
Aaron Goodvin – Lonely Drum
Dallas Smith – Side Effects

Male Artist of the Year
Gord Bamford
Chad Brownlee
Brett Kissel
Dallas Smith
Bobby Wills

Female Artist of the Year
Lindsay Ell
Madeline Merlo
Jess Moskaluke
Meghan Patrick
Shania Twain

Group or Duo of the Year
High Valley
Hunter Brothers
James Barker Band
The Reklaws
The Washboard Union

Video of the Year
Meghan Patrick – The Bad Guy
Jess Moskaluke – Drive Me Away
The Reklaws – Hometown Kids
Dallas Smith – Sky Stays This Blue
Brett Kissel – We Were That Song

Roots Artist or Group of the Year
The Lovelocks
Jessica Mitchell
Lindi Ortega
The Washboard Union
Donovon Woods

SiriusXM Rising Star
Dan Davidson
Aaron Goodvin
Hunter Brothers
Leaving Thomas
The Reklaws

Interactive Artist of the Year
Tenille Arts
Hunter Brothers
Brett Kissel
Leaving Thomas
Nice Horse

Songwriter(s) of the Year
Dean Brody, Matt Rovey
Song: 8th Day (Performed By: Dean Brody)
Dan Isbell, Meghan Patrick, Jeremy Stover
Song: Country Music Made Me Do It (Performed By: Meghan Patrick)
Zach Abend, Corey Crowder, Jess Moskaluke
Song: Drive Me Away (Performed By: Jess Moskaluke)
James Barker, Gavin Slate, Travis Wood
Song: It’s Working (Performed By: James Barker Band)
Alexander Black, Aaron Goodvin, Cathy Gravitt
Song: Lonely Drum (Performed By: Aaron Goodvin)

Bass Player of the Year
Kirby Barber
Chris Byrne
Lisa Dodd
Justin Kudding
Travis Switzer

Drummer of the Year
Matthew Atkins
Ben Bradley
Flavio Cirillo
Rich DaSilva
Chad Melchert

Fiddle Player of the Year
Denis Dufresne
Ali Raney
Mike Sanyshyn
Tyler Vollrath
Mark Whitehead

Guitar Player of the Year
Derek Caven
Paul Chapman
Matt McKay
Darren Savard
Geoff Torrn

Keyboard Player of the Year
Scott Galloway
Mike Little
Bart McKay
Dale Wallace
Brendan Waters

Specialty Instrument Player of the Year
David Barber – Banjo
Denis Dufresne – Banjo
Shane Guse – Mandolin
Mitch Jay – Dobro
Connor Riddell – Banjo

Steel Guitar Player of the Year
Chris Altmann
John Ellis
Mitch Jay
Doug Johnson
Mark Whitehead

Music Director of the Year – Large Market
Larry Donohue – CFCW – Edmonton, AB
Steph Hansen – CISN-FM/CKRY-FM – Edmonton, AB/Calgary, AB
Amanda Kingsland – CKBY-FM – Ottawa, ON
Peter Walker – CJKX-FM/CHKX-FM – Oshawa, ON/Hamilton, ON

Music Director of the Year – Medium or Small Market
Shilo Bellis – CJXL-FM – Moncton, NB
Jenn Dalen – CKGY-FM – Red Deer, AB
Paul Ferguson – CHCQ-FM – Belleville, ON
Cal Gratton – CJVR-FM – Melfort, SK
Cory Noel – CKFM-FM – Olds, AB

Booking Agency of the Year
APA Agency
The Feldman Agency
Invictus Entertainment Group
Sakamoto Agency
United Talent Agency

Country Club of the Year
Cook County Saloon – Edmonton, AB
The Dakota Tavern – Toronto, ON
Gabby’s Country Cabaret – Langley, BC
Ranchman’s Cookhouse and Dancehall – Calgary, AB
The Roxy – Vancouver, BC

Country Festival, Fair or Exhibition of the Year
Big Valley Jamboree – Camrose, AB
Boots And Hearts Music Festival – Oro-Medonte, ON
Calgary Stampede – Calgary, AB
Cavendish Beach Music Festival – Cavendish, PE
Rockin’ River Country Music Fest – Merritt, BC

Country Music Program or Special of the Year
Canadian Coast To Coast – Fabmar Communications
The Casey Clarke Country Countdown – Casey Clarke Productions
The Casey Clarke Show – Casey Clarke Productions
The Dungarees Christmas Special – Rogers Media and The Dungarees
Jess Moskaluke – Home Movie – Corus Entertainment

Management Company of the Year
Big Loud Management LLC.
Invictus Entertainment Group
MDM Artist Management Services
RGK Entertainment Group Inc.
Starseed Entertainment Inc.

Music Publishing Company of the Year
ole
Royalty Music Publishing Inc.
Sony/ATV Music Publishing Canada
Universal Music Publishing Canada
Warner/Chappell Music Canada

Record Company of the Year
MDM Recordings Inc.
ole red dot
Open Road Recordings Inc.
Universal Music Canada
Warner Music Canada

Industry Person of the Year
Steve Coady – Vice President, Radio Promotions – Warner Music Canada
Jim Cressman – President – Invictus Entertainment Group
Mike Denney – President – MDM Recordings Inc.
Shannon McNevan – Director of A&R – Universal Music Canada
Robert Ott – Chairman, CEO – ole

Creative Director(s) of the Year
Design Team: Rory Gardiner, Loren Stevenson Photography: Doyle Smith Interactive Video Brochure, Associate Booklet, Album: Be You (Artist: Rory Gardiner) Design Team: Jason Graham, Photography: John Gaucher
Album: In Comes The Night (Artist: Bobby Wills)
Design Team: Mitchell Nevins, Photography: Margaret Malandruccolo
Single: Loud (Artist: Tim Hicks)
Design Team: Antoine Moonen (Mediavandals) Photography: Delaney Royer Album: Past The Past (Artist: Jess Moskaluke)
Design Team: Mitchell Nevins, Photography: Phil Crozier
Album: The Squeeze (Artist: The Road Hammers)

Recording Studio of the Year
Barrytone Studios – St. Clements, ON
Bart McKay Productions – Saskatoon, SK
MCC Recording Studio – Calgary, AB
OCL Studios – Chestermere, AB
Revolution Recording – Toronto, ON

Record Producer(s) of the Year
Gord Bamford, Phil O’Donnell
Album: Neon Smoke (Artist: Gord Bamford)
Spencer Cheyne, Brett Kissel, Justin Kudding, Bart McKay, Matt McKay, Luke Wooten Album: We Were That Song (Artist: Brett Kissel)
Jeff Dalziel
Album: What We’re Made Of (Artist: The Washboard Union)
Danick Dupelle, Tebey
Album: Love A Girl (Artist: Tebey)
Dan Swinimer
Album: Downtown Kids (Artist: David James)

Retailer of the Year
Apple Music
Spotify Canada Inc.
Sunrise Records

Ron Sakamoto Talent Buyer or Promoter of the Year
Paul Biro – Sakamoto Agency
Jim Cressman – Invictus Entertainment Group
Emmanuel Patterson – Live Nation Entertainment
Julia Rambeau – MRG Group
Denise Ross – Live Nation Entertainment

Video Director of the Year
Stephano Barberis
Video: The Bad Guy (Artist: Meghan Patrick), Video: Coming Clean (Artist: Shirley Gnome), Video: Dirt Covered Rhinestone (Artist: Jade Mya), Video: Heart Of A Woman (Artist: Johnny Reid), Video: Hold The Line (Artist: Jesse Mast), Video: Might As Well Be Me (Artist: Chad Brownlee), Video: Neon Smoke (Artist: Gord Bamford), Video: Out Of The Blue (Artist: Chad Brownlee), Video: Sky Stays This Blue (Artist: Dallas Smith), Video: Something To Wrap My Heart Around (Artist: JoJo Mason), Video: What We’re Made Of (Artist: The Washboard Union)
Gavin Michael Booth
Video: Born and Raised (Artist: Hunter Brothers), Video: Slide Over (Artist: Tim Hicks), Video: Sombrero (Artist: Scotty James), Video: Those Were The Nights (Artist: Hunter Brothers), Video: You Get To Me (Artist: River Town Saints)
Ben Knechtel
Video: Chills (Artist: James Barker Band), Video: Drive Me Away (Artist: Jess Moskaluke), Video: Hometown Kids (Artist: The Reklaws)
Travis Nesbitt
Video: Anywhere With You (Artist: The Dungarees), Video: Ring The Bells (Artist: The Dungarees), Video: Say We Did (Artist: Dan Davidson), Video: Shine (Artist: The Washboard Union)
Joel Stewart
Video: All About Her (Artist: Paul Brandt), Video: In Comes The Night (Artist: Bobby Wills), Video: Kill Your Love (Artist: Jess Moskaluke), Video: Past The Past (Artist: Jess Moskaluke)