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The Academy of Country Music Awards are shaping up to be a real Lady's night. Lady Antebellum, that is.
The Nashville-based trio scored a leading seven ACM nominations this morning, five of which come courtesy of their one-month-old, million-selling album, Need You Now.
Other leading ladies included Miranda Lambert and Carrie Underwood, each of whom scored six nominations, as did "Chicken Fried" frontman Zac Brown, who earned four as part of his Zac Brown Band and another two individually as a producer.
It wouldn't be a music awards show without Taylor Swift, though, and the country cutie turned ceremonial steamroller earned herself five nominations, including her first as Entertainer of the Year—but unlike last year, she's far from being a lock. Get a load of this competition: