The Inaugural Wyoming Country Music Awards released the list of nominees for their first awards presentation for music in the state of Wyoming on Tuesday, April 17. Voting is currently underway and is open to anyone with a name and an e-mail address. Head to this page to vote. Voting will take place until May 15th. Below is a list of all nominees released by the organization, compiled through nominations that were accepted through April 15th. Click the links for information about each nominee, including direct links to the hear the songs and albums nominated in their respective categories.

1. ENTERTAINER - COUNTRY Artist of the Year
2. AMERICANA / ROOTS Artist of the Year
3. FEMALE VOCALIST of the Year
4. MALE VOCALIST of the Year
5. INSTRUMENTALIST of the Year
6. ACOUSTIC ACT of the Year
7. VOCAL GROUP of the Year
8. ALBUM of the Year
9. SONG of the Year
10. SONGWRITER of the Year
11. VIDEO of the Year
12. RADIO STATION of the Year
13. VENUE of the Year
As well as the above nominees, the Lifetime Achievement Award and Wyoming Spirit Award will be announced in July. Head to this link to vote for your favorites (and maybe throw a vote in for your favorite radio station while you're at it.)
Stay tuned to Y95 Country while we cover the artists nominated from right here in Laramie and take feed back on your favorites!