2017 CMA Music Festival - Day 2

Country Music's Sexiest Studs

See the handsome men nominated for a CMT Music Award.

The swagger, that crooning, those hats and sweet smiles... There's just something about these country cuties that drives their fans wild. Here, in advance of this year's CMT Awards, a look at the sexiest guys among the nominees.

LUKE BRYAN Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic LUKE BRYAN Nominated for Male Video of the Year for his song "Light It Up." MATTHEW RAMSEY OF OLD DOMINION Jim Spellman/WireImage MATTHEW RAMSEY OF OLD DOMINION The lead singer, along with his bandmates, is nominated for Group Video of the Year for "No Such Thing as a Broken Heart." DUSTIN LYNCH David Becker/ACMA2017/Getty Images for ACM DUSTIN LYNCH Nominated for Male Video of the Year for his song "Small Town Boy." MARK WYSTRACH OF MIDLAND Emma McIntyre/Getty Images for ACM MARK WYSTRACH OF MIDLAND Nominated for Group Video of the Year for "Make a Little." THOMAS RHETT Rick Diamond/Getty Images THOMAS RHETT Nominated for best video for "Marry Me." CURTIS AND BRAD REMPEL OF HIGH VALLEY Isaac Brekken/Getty Images for SiriusXM CURTIS AND BRAD REMPEL OF HIGH VALLEY Nominated for Duo Video of the Year for "She's With Me." DEVIN DAWSON Mike Coppola/WireImage DEVIN DAWSON Nominated for Breakthrough Video of the Year for "All On Me." DIERKS BENTLEY Gary Miller DIERKS BENTLEY Nominated for Collaborative Video of the Year for his duet with Cole Swindell, "Flatliner." BRETT YOUNG Cindy Ord BRETT YOUNG Nominated for Video of the Year for his hit "Mercy." WALKER HAYES Rick Diamond WALKER HAYES Nominated for Breakthrough Video of the Year for his song "You Broke Up With Me." BLAKE SHELTON Terry Wyatt/FilmMagic BLAKE SHELTON Of course, no list of sexy country men would be complete without Blake Shelton — named PEOPLE magazine's Sexiest Man Alive last year. At 2018's CMT Awards, he's up for Male Video of the Year for "I'll Name the Dogs."



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