The NZ Country Music Awards Finalists 2018 were announced earlier today, with Reb Fountain being nominated for both Best Album and Best Single.
Winners will be announced in Gore on May 31, 2018.
Also presented on the night are the MLT Songwriting Awards. Judged by a panel of four accomplished music industry representatives, 10 finalists are chosen to perform their song live at the Awards evening.
The finalists are Joanna Buchanan (Into Your Arms), Shulam Van Osenbrugeen (Worth the Ride), Bruce Clark (Beyond the Sun), Olivia Sutherland (Sincerely), Chanelle Davis (I Love You), Kaylee Bell & Sinead Burgess (Call You From Vegas), Jenny Mitchell (Travelling Bones, Troubadour), Lisa Cruickshank (Let You Go) and Mia Sohnge (Drive).