CMT Music Awards Nominations Revealed

Nominations for the 2013 CMT Music Awards were revealed today (May 6), and Luke Bryan and Miranda Lambert lead the pack of artists with four nods apiece. Fan voting is now open at cmt.com through Sunday, June 2, at midnight ET.

Miranda's "Mama's Broken Heart" earned nominations for Video of the Year and Female Video of the Year and she picked up additional nods for Group Video of the Year (for Pistol Annies' "Takin' Pills") and CMT Performance of the Year (for "Over You" from 2012 CMT Artists of the Year).

Luke's "Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye" got two nominations, for Video of the Year and Male Video. Additionally, Luke's participation in Jason Aldean's "The Only Way I Know" earned him a third, and his performance of "Drunk on You/Feel Again" with Ryan Tedder at 2012 CMT Artists of the Year got his fourth.

Eric's appearance on Jason's "The Only Way I Know" got him a nomination, while "Springsteen" got a Video of the Year nod and "Creepin'" earned him one for Male Video of the Year. His fourth was from the CMT Artists of the Year special, when he performed his hit "Homeboy."

Other multiple nominees include Jason, Kenny Chesney, Rascal Flatts and Florida Georgia Line, each with three.

The 2013 CMT Awards airs live from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on Wednesday, June 5 at 8 p.m. ET. Jason will co-host the show for the first time along with actress Kristen Bell.

Video of the Year

  • Brad Paisley – “Southern Comfort Zone”
  • Carrie Underwood – “Blown Away”
  • Eric Church – “Springsteen”
  • Florida Georgia Line – “Cruise”
  • Hunter Hayes – “Wanted”
  • Jason Aldean – “1994”
  • Kenny Chesney – “Come Over”
  • Little Big Town – “Tornado”
  • Luke Bryan – “Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye”
  • Miranda Lambert – “Mama’s Broken Heart”
  • Taylor Swift – “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together”
  • Tim McGraw – “One of Those Nights”

Male Video of the Year


  • Blake Shelton – “Sure Be Cool If You Did”
  • Eric Church – “Creepin’”
  • Hunter Hayes – “Wanted”
  • Jason Aldean – “Take a Little Ride”
  • Kenny Chesney – “Come Over”
  • Luke Bryan – “Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye”

Female Video of the Year

  • Carrie Underwood – “Two Black Cadillacs”
  • Faith Hill – “American Heart”
  • Jana Kramer – “Why Ya Wanna”
  • Kacey Musgraves – “Merry Go ‘Round”
  • Miranda Lambert – “Mama’s Broken Heart”
  • Taylor Swift – “Begin Again”

Group Video of the Year

  • Lady Antebellum – “Downtown”
  • Little Big Town – “Pontoon”
  • Pistol Annies – “Takin’ Pills”
  • Rascal Flatts – “Come Wake Me Up”
  • The Band Perry – “Better Dig Two”
  • Zac Brown Band – “Goodbye in Her Eyes”

Duo Video of the Year

  • Big & Rich – “That’s Why I Pray”
  • Florida Georgia Line – “Cruise”
  • Love and Theft – “Runnin’ Out of Air”
  • Thompson Square – “If I Didn’t Have You”

Breakthrough Video of the Year

  • Dustin Lynch – “Cowboys and Angels”
  • Florida Georgia Line – “Cruise”
  • Jana Kramer – “Why Ya Wanna”
  • Kacey Musgraves – “Merry Go ‘Round”
  • Kip Moore – “Beer Money”
  • Randy Houser – “How Country Feels”

Collaborative Video of the Year

  • Brad Paisley and Joe Walsh – “Rocky Mountain Way,” from CMT Crossroads: Joe Walsh & Friends
  • Jason Aldean with Luke Bryan and Eric Church – “The Only Way I Know,” from 2012 CMA Awards
  • Kelly Clarkson featuring Vince Gill – “Don’t Rush,” from 2012 CMA Awards
  • Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw – “Feel Like a Rock Star”
  • Rascal Flatts and Journey – “Changed,” from CMT Crossroads: Journey and Rascal Flatts
  • The Avett Brothers and Randy Travis – “Three Wooden Crosses” from CMT Crossroads: The Avett Brothers and Randy Travis

CMT Performance of the Year

  • Dierks Bentley – “5-1-5-0” from CMT Unplugged
  • Eric Church – “Homeboy” from 2012 CMT Artists of the Year
  • Luke Bryan and Ryan Tedder – “Drunk on You/Feel Again” from 2012 CMT Artists of the Year
  • Miranda Lambert – “Over You” from 2012 CMT Artists of the Year
  • Rascal Flatts and Journey – “Don’t Stop Believin’” from CMT Crossroads: Journey and Rascal Flatts
  • Toby Keith – “Beers Ago” from 2012 CMT Artists of the Year

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