CMT Announces Artists Of The Year
October 5, 2011 at 9:10 AM (PT)
CMT (COUNTRY MUSIC TELEVISION) will honor their artists of the year -- JASON ALDEAN, LADY ANTEBELLUM, TAYLOR SWIFT and KENNY CHESNEY -- in a 90-minute special, “CMT ARTISTS OF THE YEAR, on TUESDAY, DECEMBER 13th at 9p (ET).
CMT ARTISTS OF THE YEAR acts were chosen by ranking the top-five artists based on the following criteria: sales (physical albums, digital albums, and single downloads); Country radio airplay based on spins; concert grosses as a headliner or co-headliner; and activity on CMT.com (video streams, searches, and artist page views). The rankings were then compiled to identify the leading performers across the four categories cumulatively.
For more visit www.cmt.com.