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Carrie Underwood is the country artist to beat at this Sunday’s American Music Awards, garnering the most nominations in her field, and even nabbing a coveted spot as a finalist for the all-genre Artist of the Year award. She’ll compete against Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez, Ariana Grande and Rihanna for the show’s top prize.

Luke Bryan, Thomas Rhett and Florida Georgia Line grabbed two mentions apiece.  The show that airs live from Los Angeles Sunday night at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.

Here’s the complete list of country contenders at the 2016 AMAs:

Artist of the Year
Justin Bieber
Selena Gomez
Rihanna
Carrie Underwood
Ariana Grande

Favorite Country Male Artist
Luke Bryan
Thomas Rhett
Blake Shelton

Favorite Country Female Artist
Kelsea Ballerini
Cam
Carrie Underwood

Favorite Country Duo or Group
Florida Georgia Line
Old Dominion
Zac Brown Band

Favorite Country Album
Luke Bryan — Kill the Lights
Chris Stapleton — Traveller
Carrie Underwood — Storyteller

Favorite Country Song
Florida Georgia Line — “H.O.L.Y.”
Tim McGraw — “Humble And Kind”
Thomas Rhett — “Die A Happy Man”

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