Christie Matthews

CMA Award Nominees Announced

CMA Award Nominees Announced

The 2013 CMA Awards nominees have been announced, with stars like Jason Aldean and Taylor Swift once again leading a pack of talented Entertainer and Male/Female Vocalist of the Year contenders. The reveal included one big surprise in the Entertainer of the Year category, as George Strait earns a nomination for the first time since 2009. Sheryl Crow  and Florida Georgia Line announced the first five categories on ABC’s ‘Good Morning America’ this morning.  They then went to the Best Buy Theater in Times Square to announce the remaining seven. The 47th annual CMA Awards will air live on ABC at 7pm on Nov. 6. Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will once again host the ceremony.

A full list of 2013 CMA Awards nominees is available below.

2013 CMA Awards Nominees:

Entertainer of the Year

Jason Aldean
Luke Bryan
Blake Shelton
George Strait
Taylor Swift

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

TBD

Vocal Duo of the Year

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

New Artist of the Year

Lee Brice
Brett Eldredge
Florida Georgia Line
Kip Moore
Kacey Musgraves

Album of the Year

TBD

Song of the Year (Awarded to songwriters)

TBD

Single of the Year

 

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