Chesney Earns Four CMT Music Award Nominations

posted May 14th, 2015 at 5:54 pm

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by Josh

CMT has announced nominations for their 2015 CMT Music Awards, and Kenny Chesney earned four nominations, just behind the leader Carrie Underwood who has five nominations.

Here are the categories Kenny is nominated in:

Video of the Year

  • Carrie Underwood, “Something in the Water”
  • Darius Rucker, “Homegrown Honey”
  • Dierks Bentley, “Drunk on a Plane”
  • Florida Georgia Line, “Dirt”
  • Jason Aldean, “Burnin’ It Down”
  • Kenny Chesney, “American Kids”
  • Lady Antebellum, “Bartender”
  • Lee Brice, “I Don’t Dance”
  • Luke Bryan, “Play It Again”
  • Maddie & Tae, “Girl in a Country Song”
  • Miranda Lambert with Carrie Underwood, “Somethin’ Bad”
  • Sam Hunt, “Leave the Night On”

Male Video of the Year

  • Dierks Bentley, “Drunk on a Plane”
  • Eric Church, “Talladega”
  • Jason Aldean, “Burnin’ It Down”
  • Keith Urban, “Somewhere in My Car”
  • Kenny Chesney, “American Kids”
  • Luke Bryan, “Play It Again”

Collaborative Video of the Year

  • Blake Shelton Feat. Ashley Monroe, “Lonely Tonight”
  • Brantley Gilbert Feat. Justin Moore and Thomas Rhett, “Small Town Throwdown”
  • Jennifer Nettles Feat. Brandy Clark, “His Hands”
  • Kenny Chesney Feat Grace Potter, “Wild Child”
  • Miranda Lambert Feat Carrie Underwood, “Somethin’ Bad”
  • Tim McGraw Feat. Faith Hill, “Meanwhile Back at Mamas”

CMT Performance of the Year

  • Bob Seger and Jason Aldean, “Turn the Page” from CMT Crossroads: Bob Seger and Jason Aldean
  • Brett Eldredge, “Beat of the Music” from CMT’s Ultimate Kickoff Party
  • John Legend and Lee Ann Womack, “You & I (Nobody In The World)” from CMT Crossroads
  • Katy Perry and Kacey Musgraves, “Roar” from Crossroads
  • Keith Urban, “It’s a Man’s, Man’s, Man’s World” from 2014 CMT Artists of the Year
  • Kenny Chesney, “American Kids” from Instant Jam
  • Lady Antebellum and Aloe Blacc, “Wake Me Up” from CMT’s Ultimate Kickoff Party
  • Lady Antebellum and Chris Stapleton, “Drink a Beer” from 2014 CMT Artists of the Year

The CMT Music Awards are fan-voted! So get over to CMT now through June 8th. The Video of the Year nominees will then be whittled down to six finalists, which will be voted on during the live show.

The 2015 CMT Music Awards will air on June 10th at 8pm ET from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville.

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