The Academy of Country Music® announced this past Monday (1/24) Radio Awards nominees for the 57th Academy of Country Music Awards™, including a double nomination for Audacy’s WYCD-FM (Detroit).  WYCD was nominated for Major Market Radio Station of the Year.  Its morning show, Josh, Rachael & Grunwald In the Morning with Josh Holleman, Rachael Hunter and Steve Grunwald received a nomination for Major Market On-Air Personality of the Year.

The 57th Academy of Country Music Awards will take place Monday, March 7, 2022, at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas and will stream live on Prime Video in the U.S., Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the UK.  Radio winners will be announced ahead of the 57th ACM Awards.

The full list of 57th ACM Radio Awards nominees are:

NATIONAL DAILY ON-AIR PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR

Buzz Brainard and Ania Hammar The Music Row Happy Hour with Buzz Brainard
Cody Alan CMT After MidNite
Derek Haskins, Sean Powell, The Big D & Bubba Show
Patrick Thomas, Carsen Humphreville
Jerry Broadway, Tim Wall, Mitch English, The Bud And Broadway Show
Becca Walls
Katie Neal Katie & Company

NATIONAL WEEKLY ON-AIR PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR

Bryan “B-Dub” Washington B-Dub Radio
Lon Helton Country Countdown USA
Michael Knox, Shalacy Griffin Knox Country 360
Terri Clark Country Gold
Tracy Lawrence, Patrick Thomas Honky Tonkin’ with Tracy Lawrence

ON-AIR PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR – MAJOR MARKET

Danny Dwyer KUPL-FM Portland, OR
Josh, Rachael & Grunwald In the Morning – WYCD-FM Detroit, MI
Josh Holleman, Rachael Hunter, Steve Grunwald
Paul Schadt, Sarah Lee & Geof Knight WKKT-FM Charlotte, NC
Scotty Kay WUSN-FM Chicago, IL
Tracy Dixon KYGO-FM Denver, CO

ON-AIR PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR – LARGE MARKET

The Big Dave Show – ‘Big Dave’ Chandler, WUBE-FM Cincinnati, OH
Chelsie Shinkle, Jason Statt and Ashley Dawn
Jim, Deb, and Kevin in the Morning – WFMS-FM Indianapolis, IN
Jim Denny, Deborah Honeycutt, Kevin Freeman
The Wake Up Call – Kelli Green, David Bugenske KFRG-FM Riverside/San Bernardino, CA
Wake Up With The Wolf Show – WPAW-FM Greensboro, NC
Dale O’Brian, Annie Camp, Chase Matthews
Wayne D Show – Wayne Danielson, Tay Hamilton WSIX-FM Nashville, TN

ON-AIR PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR – MEDIUM MARKET (6 final nominees due to tie)

Julie and DJ in the Morning – Julie Kansy, Dale Sellers WPCV-FM Lakeland, FL
Kenn McCloud KUZZ AM/FM Bakersfield, CA
Mo & StyckMan – Melissa “Mo” Wagner, WUSY-FM Chattanooga, TN
Greg “StyckMan” Owens
New Country Mornings with Nancy and Woody – WHKO-FM Dayton, OH
Nancy Wilson, Aaron Woods
Scott & Sarah in the Morning – Scott Wynn, Sarah Kay WQMX-FM Akron, OH
Steve Lundy & Gina Melton KXKT-FM Omaha, NE

ON-AIR PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR – SMALL MARKET

Adam & Jen in the Morning – Adam Lamberd, Jen Little KIOK-FM Kennewick, WA
Liz and Scotty in the Morning – Liz DelGrosso and Scotty Cox KCLR-FM Columbia, MO
Morning Wake-Up Call With Dave Daniels – Dave Daniels KHAY-FM Ventura, CA
The Cat Pak Morning Show – Brent Lane WYCT-FM Pensacola, FL
The Philip Gibbons Show – Philip Gibbons WGSQ-FM Cookeville, TN

RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR – MAJOR MARKET

KSCS-FM Dallas-Fort Worth, TX
KSON-FM San Diego, CA
KYGO-FM Denver, CO
WXTU-FM Philadelphia, PA
WYCD-FM Detroit, MI

RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR – LARGE MARKET

KNCI-FM Sacramento, CA
KSOP-FM Salt Lake City, UT
KUBL-FM Salt Lake City, UT
WFMS-FM Indianapolis, IN
WUBE-FM Cincinnati, OH

RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR – MEDIUM MARKET

KIZN-FM Boise City-Nampa, ID
KXKT-FM Omaha, NE
WGKX -FM Memphis, TN
WHKO-FM Dayton, OH
WUSY-FM Chattanooga, TN

RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR – SMALL MARKET

KCLR-FM Columbia, MO
KHAY-FM Ventura, CA
WXBQ-FM Bristol, VA
WXFL-FM Florence, AL
WYCT-FM Pensacola, FL

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