First-Round Nominees Announced For 2010 CMT Music Awards
April 5, 2010 at 8:41 AM (PT)
CMT has announced the first round of finalists for the 2010 CMT MUSIC AWARD nominations. JASON ALDEAN, LADY ANTEBELLUM and SUGARLAND lead the pack with four nominations each, followed by BROOKS & DUNN, KENNY CHESNEY, BRAD PAISLEY, TAYLOR SWIFT, CARRIE UNDERWOOD and ZAC BROWN BAND getting three nods each.
Voting kicks off TODAY (4/5) at 11a (ET) and runs through MAY 3rd at www.CMT.com. On TUESDAY, MAY 11th, CMT will announce the four finalists in each category, except for Video of the Year.
The second round of voting begins MAY 11th through JUNE 8th to determine the winners. The final nominees for Video of the Year will be announced during the live show on JUNE 9th on CMT and streaming live on CMT.com. Fans can vote for that last category during the show, and the winner will be announced at the end.
Click here to see a full list of the first-round nominations.