Nashville, TN- (April 13, 2023) – COJO Music / Warner Music Nashville Platinum recording artist Cody Johnson received three nominations for the upcoming 58th Academy of Country Music Awards, making this the most ACM nominations he has ever received and the most-nominated Texas-born male artist this year.
“What a great way to start a morning!” said Cody. “We are back on tour this weekend and I’m happy to be with my band and team who helped propel this song to such success. Thank you COJONation fans and country radio for embracing this song. And a big congrats to songwriters Ben Stennis and Matt Rogers. I will never be more in awe of the power of a great country song!”
The ACM Music Awards will be hosted by global superstars Dolly Parton and Garth Brooks, “Country Music’s Party of the Year,” will stream live exclusively for a global audience across 240+ territories on Prime Video on Thursday, May 11 at 8 p.m. EDT/7 p.m. CDT/5 p.m. PDT from the Ford Center at The Star in Frisco, Texas. The full rebroadcast of “Country Music’s Party of the Year” will stream the next day for free on Amazon Freevee.
Today’s nominations come on the heels of his recent wins at the CMT Music Awards, where he took home Performance of The Year for his performance of “’Til You Can’t” in the pouring rain in downtown Nashville last year, and being named Best New Artist in the country genre at the iHeartRadio Music Awards.
Known for his explosive live shows and electrifying stage presence, COJO Music / Warner Music Nashville Platinum recording artist Cody Johnson has established a following of passionately loyal fans who regularly sell out shows across the country. MusicRow predicted Cody “just might be the future of real country music,” with three celebrated albums (Human The Double Album, A Cody Johnson Christmas and Cody Johnson & The Rockin’ CJB Live ), his highly successful award-winning feature-length documentary (Dear Rodeo: The Cody Johnson Story), his double platinum-selling, Grammy winning (“Country Song of The Year”), two-week #1 single “’Til You Can’t”, multiple RIAA platinum and gold singles and album certifications, a Pandora Billionaire Award, and more. In BOTH 2021 and 2022 Cody increased his global career streams by One Billion, with a current career tally nearly 5 billion global streams.