CMA Awards' Finalists Announced From New York City
September 5, 2012 at 7:06 AM (PT)
CAPITOL artist LUKE BRYAN, filling in at the last minute for LADY ANTEBELLUM, and BROKEN BOW RECORDS artist JASON ALDEAN, appeared on ABC’S GOOD MORNING AMERICA this morning (9/5), to reveal the nominees for the 46th ANNUAL CMA AWARDS. The announcements mark the first time that they have been announced in NEW YORK CITY since 2005.
ALDEAN and BRYAN announced the finalists in the first five categories, with the remaining seven categories announced from B.B. KING’S in MANHATTAN. The CMA AWARDS will be held from NASHVILLE, TN, on THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1st at 8p (ET) on ABC-TV, and hosted by CARRIE UNDERWOOD and BRAD PAISLEY.
Tickets for “The 46th ANNUAL CMA AWARDS and “CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS,” will go on sale to the public SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29th at 10 (CT) at http://www.ticketmaster.com.
Here are the CMA Nominees in the main categories--for a list of all the nominees visit www.cmaworld.com.
FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR
MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR
VOCAL GROUP OF THE YEAR
ELI YOUNG BAND
THE BAND PERRY
ZAC BROWN BAND
LITTLE BIG TOWN
ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR
ALBUM OF THE YEAR
“Four the Record”/MIRANDA LAMBERT
“Own the Night”/LADY ANTEBELLUM
“Tailgates and Tanlines”/LUKE BRYAN