43rd Annual CMA Awards, tonight on ABC

ABC will broadcast the 43rd CMA Awards tonight, November 11th, 2009, live from Nashville, Tennessee,  at 8pm.  Co-hosting the ceremonies are Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood, both nominated for awards themselves and both scheduled to perform on the show.

The CMA Awards Event is Country Music’s biggest night and the awards show will feature performances by your favorite country musicians, including Tim McGraw, Vince Gill and Daughtry, Keith Urban, Carrie Underwood, Brad Paisley, Kenny Chesney, George Strait, Taylor Swift, to name only a few.

2009 CMA Award Nominees (full list here):

ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR

  • Kenny Chesney
  • Brad Paisley
  • George Strait
  • Taylor Swift
  • Keith Urban

FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

  • Miranda Lambert
  • Martina McBride
  • Reba McEntire
  • Taylor Swift
  • Carrie Underwood

MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

  • Kenny Chesney
  • Brad Paisley
  • Darius Rucker
  • George Strait
  • Keith Urban

SINGLE OF THE YEAR (Award goes to Artist and Producer)

  • Chicken Fried, Zac Brown Band, Produced by Keith Stegall, Atlantic Records
  • I Run To You, Lady Antebellum, Produced by Victoria Shaw and Paul Worley, Capitol Records Nashville
  • In Color, Jamey Johnson, Produced by The Kent Hardly Playboys, Mercury Nashville
  • People Are Crazy, Billy Currington, Produced by Carson Chamberlain and Billy Currington, Mercury Nashville
  • Then, Brad Paisley, Produced by Frank Rogers and Chris DuBois, Arista Nashville

ALBUM OF THE YEAR (Award goes to Artist and Producer)

  • American Saturday Night, Brad Paisley, Produced by Frank Rogers and Chris DuBois, Arista Nashville
  • Defying Gravity, Keith Urban, Produced by Dann Huff and Keith Urban, Capitol Records Nashville
  • Fearless, Taylor Swift, Produced by Nathan Chapman and Taylor Swift, Big Machine Records
  • Love On The Inside, Sugarland, Produced by Byron Gallimore, Kristian Bush, and Jennifer Nettles, Mercury Nashville
  • That Lonesome Song, Jamey Johnson, Produced by The Kent Hardly Playboys, Mercury Records

SONG OF THE YEAR (Award goes to Songwriter(s))

  • Chicken Fried, Zac Brown/Wyatt Durrette
  • I Told You So, Randy Travis
  • In Color, Jamey Johnson/Lee Thomas Miller/James Otto
  • People Are Crazy, Bobby Braddock/Troy Jones
  • Then, Brad Paisley/Chris DuBois/Ashley Gorley

MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR (Award goes to Artist and Director)

Boots On, Randy Houser, Directed by Eric Welch

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AvEIoZc5qmg[/youtube]

Love Story, Taylor Swift, Directed by Trey Fanjoy

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yw8womlSCGs[/youtube]

People Are Crazy, Billy Currington, Directed by The Brads

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AGGQfChtsrc[/youtube]

Start A Band, Brad Paisley (duet with Keith Urban), Directed by Jim Shea

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BZ7iaYKUrBM[/youtube]

Troubadour, George Strait, Directed by Trey Fanjoy

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