USA Weekend Announces CMT's 'Breakthrough Video Of The Year' Nominees
April 25, 2011 at 7:32 AM (PT)
USA WEEKEND announced the nominees for the CMT MUSIC AWARDS’ “Breakthrough Video Of The Year” this morning (4/25). The nominees this year are LEE BRICE for “Love Like Crazy,” AARON LEWIS’ “Country Boy,” JERROD NIEMANN’s “Lover, Lover,” THE BAND PERRY for “If I Die Young,” and THOMPSON SQUARE’s “Are You Gonna Kiss Me Or Not.”
CMT’s EVAN FARMER will present the rest of the nominees for the 2011 CMT MUSIC AWARDS live on the “TODAY” show on WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27th. Appearing with hosts KATHIE LEE GIFFORD and HODA KOTB, FARMER will present the nominees during the 10a (ET) hour on NBC-TV. REPUBLIC NASHVILLE act THE BAND PERRY will also participate in the nomination announcements and perform their current single, “You Lie.”
The nominations event marks the first time CMT and NBC have partnered to announce the CMT MUSIC AWARDS nominations. Voting will begin on www.CMT.com immediately following this announcement.
The 2011 CMT MUSIC AWARDS will air live from NASHVILLE on WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8th. Check out more information at www.cmt.com.