Nominations for the Academy of Country Music Awards are in, and it appears that the 49th annual event will feature some familiar faces at the podium.
Miranda Lambert, Tim McGraw and Keith Urban lead the pack, along with Lee Brice, Kacey Musgraves, The Voice coach Blake Shelton and Taylor Swift.
Lambert and McGraw each earned seven nods, while Urban garnered six. Musgraves, Shelton and Swift are each nominated in five of the categories.
Others earning multiple nods included Lady Antebellum, with four, and Darius Rucker, with three, including the coveted Song of the Year honors.
First-time nominees include Bob Dylan for Song of the Year and Nelly, for vocal event of the year for his "Cruise" remix with Florida Georgia Line.
Country traditionalist George Strait was honored with his 14th career Entertainer of the Year nomination. He last won the ACM's top award in 1989.
The nominees were unveiled by the likes of Erin Andrews, Duck Dynasty's Willie and Korie Robertson, Katy Perry, 2 Broke Girls' Beth Behrs and others.
The show, hosted by Shelton and reigning Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan (who has three nods), will be broadcast from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas April 6.
Follow the jump for the 2014 Academy of Country Music Awards nominees list: