Kacey Musgraves, Taylor Swift top CMA nominees with 6 each - WKRN News 2

Kacey Musgraves, Taylor Swift top CMA nominees with 6 each

Posted: Updated: Sep 10, 2013 9:35 AM
Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will again host the CMA Awards later this fall. Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will again host the CMA Awards later this fall.
Jason Aldean Jason Aldean
Blake Shelton Blake Shelton
Taylor Swift Taylor Swift
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

Kacey Musgraves and Taylor Swift top the list of nominees for the 47th Annual CMA Awards with six nominations each.

The reigning CMA female vocalist Miranda Lambert and entertainer and male vocalist of the year Blake Shelton each received five nominations.  Lambert received three individual nominations and an additional two with Pistol Annies.

Florida Georgia Line and Keith Urban each received four nominations.

The CMA Awards, airing live from the Bridgestone Arena on Wednesday, November 6, will again be hosted by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood.

The nominees are as follows: 

ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR

Jason Aldean
Luke Bryan
Blake Shelton
George Strait
Taylor Swift

SINGLE OF THE YEAR

"Cruise" - Florida Georgia Line, Produced by Joey Moi
"Highway Don't Care" - Tim McGraw with Taylor Swift and Keith Urban
"Mama's Broken Heart" - Miranda Lambert
"Merry Go ‘Round" - Kacey Musgraves
"Wagon Wheel" - Darius Rucker

ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Based on a True Story - Blake Shelton
Blown Away - Carrie Underwood
Red - Taylor Swift
Same Trailer Different Park - Kacey Musgraves
Tornado - Little Big Town

SONG OF THE YEAR

"I Drive Your Truck" - Jessi Alexander, Connie Harrington, and Jimmy Yeary
"Mama's Broken Heart" - Brandy Clark, Shane McAnally, and Kacey Musgraves
"Merry Go 'Round" - Kacey Musgraves, Josh Osborne, and Shane McAnally
"Pontoon" - Natalie Hemby, Luke Laird, and Barry Dean
"Wagon Wheel" - Bob Dylan and Ketch Secor

FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

Kelly Clarkson
Miranda Lambert
Kacey Musgraves
Taylor Swift
Carrie Underwood

MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

Jason Aldean
Luke Bryan
Eric Church
Blake Shelton
Keith Urban

VOCAL GROUP OF THE YEAR

Eli Young Band
Lady Antebellum
Little Big Town
The Band Perry
Zac Brown Band

VOCAL DUO OF THE YEAR

Big & Rich
Florida Georgia Line
Love and Theft
Sugarland
The Civil Wars
Thompson Square

MUSICAL EVENT OF THE YEAR

"Boys 'Round Here" - Blake Shelton (featuring Pistol Annies)
"Cruise" - Florida Georgia Line (with Nelly)
"Don't Rush" - Kelly Clarkson (featuring Vince Gill)
"Highway Don't Care" - Tim McGraw (with Taylor Swift and Keith Urban)
"The Only Way I Know"- Jason Aldean with Luke Bryan and Eric Church

MUSICIAN OF THE YEAR

Sam Bush (Mandolin)
Paul Franklin (Steel Guitar)
Dann Huff (Guitar)
Brent Mason (Guitar)
Mac McAnally (Guitar)

MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR

"Blown Away" - Carrie Underwood
"Boys ‘Round Here" - Blake Shelton featuring Pistol Annies
"Downtown" - Lady Antebellum
"Highway Don't Care" - Tim McGraw with Taylor Swift and Keith Urban
"Mama's Broken Heart" - Miranda Lambert
"Tornado" - Little Big Town

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Lee Brice
Brett Eldredge
Florida Georgia Line
Kip Moore
Kacey Musgraves

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