Carrie Underwood, Dan + Shay, Kane Brown, Kelsea Ballerini, Luke Bryan, Maren Morris, and Thomas Rhett are confirmed as 2019 CMT Music Awards performers, with even more artist announcements said to be coming.
Morris leads the nominated performers, as she’s up for three prizes: Video of the Year and Female Video of the Year for “Girl,” as well as CMT Performance of the Year for her collaboration with Brandi Carlile for “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman” from the 2018 CMT Artists of the Year special.
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However, Underwood is the most-awarded artist in the history of the awards show. This year she is nominated for Video of the Year for “Cry Pretty” and Female Video of the Year for “Love Wins.”
Dan and Shay are up for Video of the Year and Duo Video of the Year for “Speechless.” Rhett is nominated for Male Video of the Year for “Life Changes,” while Ballerini is nominated for Video of the Year and Female Video of the Year for “Miss Me More.” Bryan’s “Sunrise, Sunburn, Sunset” video is up for Male Video of the Year, and he’s also nominated for Collaborative Video of the Year for “Straight to Hell” with Darius Rucker feat. Jason Aldean and Charles Kelley.
This year’s CMT Music Awards show will be hosted by Little Big Town and will air live from Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena on Wednesday, June 5 at 8PM ET.
Fans can vote on the winners — voting is open for fans until 11:59 PM ET on June 4 for all of the categories via Vote.CMT.com.
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