BROOKS & DUNN TO HOST CMAS; GRETCHEN & KENNY SWEEP NOMS
From the looks of the CMA nominations, we're living in a a "redneck world." New artist Gretchen Wilson earned nominations for Horizon Award, Single, Song and Album of the Year, and Music Video of the Year. Kenny Chesney maintained his superstar status with noms for Entertainer, Male Vocalist, Album, and Musical Event of the Year. Brooks & Dunn are set to host this year's awards show, which will air live on CBS November 9.