Jason, Lady A, Sugarland Lead CMT Noms

Sugarland, Lady Antebellum and Jason Aldean, who have four nods each, lead the nominations for the 2010 CMT Music Awards. Brooks & Dunn, Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood, Kenny Chesney, Zac Brown Band and Taylor Swift garnered three nods each.

Fans can can vote on CMT.com to determine the final nominees for CMT’s ninth annual awards show.

The 2010 CMT Music Awards will be broadcast live on CMT and CMT.com on Wednesday, June 9.

The first-round nominations are as follows:

VIDEO OF THE YEAR

  • Jason Aldean – “The Truth”
  • Kenny Chesney – “Out Last Night”
  • Toby Keith – “American Ride”
  • Lady Antebellum – “Need You Now”
  • Miranda Lambert – “White Liar”
  • Brad Paisley – “Welcome to the Future”
  • Taylor Swift – “You Belong With Me”
  • Carrie Underwood – “Cowboy Casanova”
  • Keith Urban – “‘Til Summer Comes Around”
  • Zac Brown Band – “Toes”

MALE VIDEO OF THE YEAR

  • Jason Aldean – “The Truth”
  • Kenny Chesney – “Out Last Night”
  • Billy Currington – “People Are Crazy”
  • Toby Keith – “American Ride”
  • Tim McGraw – “Southern Voice”
  • Brad Paisley – “Welcome to the Future”
  • Darius Rucker – “Alright”
  • Keith Urban – “‘Til Summer Comes Around”

FEMALE VIDEO OF THE YEAR

  • Laura Bell Bundy – “Giddy On Up”
  • Miranda Lambert – “White Liar”
  • Martina McBride – “I Just Call You Mine”
  • Reba McEntire – “Consider Me Gone”
  • Kellie Pickler – “Didn’t You Know How Much I Loved You”
  • Taylor Swift – “You Belong With Me”
  • Carrie Underwood – “Cowboy Casanova”
  • Lee Ann Womack – “Solitary Thinkin’”

GROUP VIDEO OF THE YEAR

  • Gloriana – “How Far Do You Wanna Go?”
  • Lady Antebellum – “American Honey”
  • Lady Antebellum – “Need You Now”
  • Rascal Flatts – “Here Comes Goodbye”
  • Rascal Flatts – “Summer Nights”
  • Trailer Choir – “Rockin’ the Beer Gut”
  • Zac Brown Band – “Highway 20 Ride”
  • Zac Brown Band – “Toes”

DUO VIDEO OF THE YEAR

  • Bomshel – “Fight Like a Girl”
  • Brooks & Dunn – “Indian Summer”
  • Brooks & Dunn – “My Maria” from Invitation Only: Brooks & Dunn
  • Caitlin & Will – “Address in the Stars”
  • Joey + Rory – “Play the Song”
  • Steel Magnolia – “Keep On Lovin’ You”
  • Sugarland – “Keep You”
  • Sugarland – “Nightswimming/Joey”

USA WEEKEND BREAKTHROUGH VIDEO OF THE YEAR

  • Ryan Bingham – “The Weary Kind”
  • Luke Bryan – “Do I”
  • Laura Bell Bundy – “Giddy On Up”
  • Easton Corbin – “A Little More Country Than That”
  • Randy Houser – “Boots On”
  • Justin Moore – “Small Town USA”
  • Steel Magnolia – “Keep On Lovin’ You”
  • Chris Young – “Gettin’ You Home”

COLLABORATIVE VIDEO OF THE YEAR

  • • Jason Aldean and Bryan Adams – “Heaven” from CMT Crossroads: Bryan Adams and Jason Aldean
  • Brooks & Dunn featuring Billy Gibbons – “Honky Tonk Stomp”
  • Kenny Chesney with Dave Matthews – “I’m Alive”
  • Jamey Johnson and Shooter Jennings – “Somewhere Between Jennings and Jones” from CMT Crossroads: Shooter Jennings and Jamey Johnson
  • John Mellencamp featuring Karen Fairchild – “A Ride Back Home”
  • Kellie Pickler featuring Taylor Swift – “Best Days of Your Life”
  • Blake Shelton featuring Trace Adkins – “Hillbilly Bone”
  • Sugarland featuring The B-52s – “Love Shack” from the 2009 CMT Music Awards

PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR

  • Jason Aldean and Bryan Adams – “Heaven” from CMT Crossroads: Bryan Adams and Jason Aldean
  • Dierks Bentley – “Sideways” from the 2009 CMT Music Awards
  • Lady Antebellum – “Lookin’ For A Good Time” from the 2009 CMT Music Awards
  • Reba McEntire – “Consider Me Gone” from Invitation Only: Reba
  • Tim McGraw – “Southern Voice” from Invitation Only: Tim McGraw
  • Brad Paisley – “Then” from the 2009 CMT Music Awards
  • Sugarland featuring The B-52s – “Love Shack” from the 2009 CMT Music Awards
  • Carrie Underwood – “Temporary Home” from Invitation Only: Carrie Underwood

DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR

  • Deaton Flanigan
    (Jason Aldean’s “The Truth” and Carrie Underwood’s “Temporary Home”)
  • Darren Doane
    (Zac Brown Band’s “Toes” and “Highway 20 Ride”)
  • Trey Fanjoy
    (Reba McEntire’s “Consider Me Gone” and Lady Antebellum’s “American Honey”)
  • Chris Hicky
    (Miranda Lambert’s “White Liar” and Justin Moore’s “Small Town USA”)
  • Michael Salomon
    (Toby Keith’s “American Ride” and Dierks Bentley’s “Sideways”)
  • Shaun Silva
    (Kenny Chesney’s “Out Last Night” and Rascal Flatts’ “Summer Nights”)
  • Roman White
    (Taylor Swift’s “You Belong With Me” and Kellie Pickler’s “Best Days of Your Life”)
  • Theresa Wingert
    (Carrie Underwood’s “Cowboy Casanova” and Martina McBride’s “I Just Call You Mine”)

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