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Country Weekly's first annual Fan Favorite Awards are going strong -- and you can be a part of the fun!
Voting will start online between August 6th and September 6th. Only one ballot per email address will be accepted.
To submit a written ballot, look for the August 20 and September 3rd issue of Country Weekly, and be sure to have your ballots sent in before the September 6 deadline.
Included on the ballot are familiar names such as Kenny Chesney, Alan Jackson, Toby Keith, Tim McGraw, George Strait, Faith Hill, Carolyn Dawn Johnson, Martina McBride, Reba McEntire, Shania Twain and Lee Ann Womack.
Newcomers Steve Azar, Kellie Coffey, Emerson Drive, Rebecca Lynn Howard and Trick Pony also made the cut.
Categories in the Country Weekly Fan Favorite Awards are: Favorite Entertainer, Favorite Male Artist, Favorite Female Artists, Favorite New Group, Favorite Group, Favorite Duo, Favorite Collaborative Song, Favorite Song, Favorite Album, Favorite Video and the Career Achievement Award.
After the first round of voting, the top five nominees will appear on a ballot for the final round of voting. Online voting for this final round will occur on October 1 and last through November 10. Write-in ballots will be available in the October 15 and October 29 issues of Country Weekly.
The winners of the Fan Favorite Awards will be announced in the January 7, 2003 issue of Country Weekly.