Carrie Up for Inspirational Country Awards


Joey + Rory, the duo behind the song "Cheater, Cheater," and "Runaway" trio Love and Theft will be among the performers at the 16th Annual Inspirational Country Music Awards Show, to be held Oct. 14 at the Trinity Music City USA Auditorium in Hendersonville, Tenn. Joey+Rory are nominated for Vocal Duo of the Year at the awards show.

Meanwhile, Carrie Underwood is nominated for both the Mainstream Country Artist and Mainstream Inspirational Country Song for "Temporary Home." Several country and bluegrass artists are up for awards that night, including the following:


Mainstream Inspirational Country Song

  • “My Best Days” Danny Gokey
  • “Muddy Water” Trace Adkins
  • “Love Like Crazy” Lee Brice
  • “That’s a Man” Jack Ingram
  • “That’s God” Jo Dee Messina
  • “The House That Built Me” Miranda Lambert
  • “The Man I Want To Be” Chris Young
  • “There Is a God” Lee Ann Womack
  • “This Ain’t Nothing” Craig Morgan
  • “Temporary Home” Carrie Underwood

Mainstream Country Artist

  • Carrie Underwood
  • Chris Young
  • Craig Morgan
  • Danny Gokey
  • Jeff Bates
  • Josh Turner
  • Martina McBride
  • Oak Ridge Boys
  • Ricky Skaggs
  • Rodney Atkins


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