Country music star Kane Brown leads the list of nominees for the annual fan voted CMT – Country Music Television – Awards. The CMT Awards are for music videos instead of purchased music or radio airplay and will air on April 11. Kelsea Ballerini and Anthony Mackie are set to host the gala event.

Kelsea Ballerini, Mickey Guytron, Breland, and Cody Johnson also garnered multiple nominations with three each. The 23 time CMT Award winner Carrie Underwood is up to two nominations this year.

Fans may vote up to 20 times per day on the CMT website.

And the nominees are…

Video of the Year:
“Right on Time” by Brandi Carlile
“Til You Can’t” by Cody Johnson
“Never Say Never” by Cole Swindell and Lainey Wilson
“If I Didn’t Love You” by Jason Aldean and Carrie Underwood
“Justified” by Kacey Musgrave
“One Mississippi” by Kane Brown
“half of my hometown” by Kelsea Ballerini with Kenny Chesney
“Forever After All” by Luke Combs
Circles Around This Town” by Maren Morris
“Remember Her Name” by Mickey Guyton
“If I Was a Cowboy” by Miranda Lambert
“I Bet You Think About Me” by Taylor Swift with Chris Stapleton

Female Video of the Year:
“Right on Time” by Brandi Carlile
“Footprints on the Moon” by Gabby Barrett
“Justified” by Kacey Musgrave
“Circles Around this Town” by Maren Morris
“Remember Her Name” by Mickey Guyton”
“If I Was a Cowboy” by Miranda Lambert
“Back Then, Right Now” by Tenille Arts

Male Video of the Year:
“Til You Can’t” by Cody Johnson
“Heart on Fire” by Eric Church
“One Mississippi” by Kane Brown
“Waves” by Luke Bryan”
“Forever After All” by Luke Combs
“Country Again” by Thomas Rhett
“Fancy Like” by Walker Hayes

Group or Duo Video of the Year:
“I’m Not for Everyone” by Brothers Osborne
“Steal My Love” by Dan + Shay
“Woman You Got” by Maddie & Tae
“I Was on a Boat that Day” by Old Dominion
“Take My Name” by Parmalee
“Same Boat” by the Zac Brown Band

Breakthrough Video of the Year:
“Cross Country” by Breland
“I Can’t” by Caitlyn Smith with Old Dominion
“My Boy” by Elvie Shane
“To Be Loved by You” by Parker McCOllum
“Just About Over You” by Priscilla Block
“Back Then, Right Now” by Tenille Arts

Collaborative Video of the Year:
“Never Wanted To Be That Girl” by Carley Pearce and Ashely McBryde
“Thinking ‘Bout You” by Dustin Lynch with MacKenzie Porter
“Lil Bit” by Nelly and Florida Georgia Line
“If I Didn’t Love You” by Jason Aldean and Carrie Underwood
“Freedom Was a Highway” by Jimmie Allen and Brad Paisley
“Buy Dirt” by Jordan Davis with Luke Bryan
“half of my hometown” by Kelsea Ballerini with Kenny Chesney

CMT Performance of the Year:
“Muskrat Greene/Dead Man’s Curve” medley from the CMT Campfire Sessions by Brothers Osborne
“Is Anybody Goin’ to San Antone” from the CMT Giants: Charley Pride by George Strait
“Hold On” from the 2021 CMT Music Awards by H.E.R. and Chris Stapleton
“Three Wooden Crosses” from the 2021 CMT Artists of the Year by Kane Brown
“I Quit Drinking” from the 2021 CMT Music Awards by Kelsea Ballerini with Paul Klein
“Freindship Train” from the 2021 CMT Music Awards by Mickey Guyton with Gladys Knight and Breland
“Ride Wit Me” from CMT Crossroads: Nelly & Friends by Nelly with Kane Brown, Blanco Brown, and Breland

CMT Digital First Performance of the Year:
“Sober & Skinny” from CMT Campfire Sessions by Brittney Spencer
“Dear Miss Loretta” from CMT: 60 Songs by Carly Pearce
“Dear Rodeo” form CMT Campire Sessions by Cody Johnson
“On the Other Hand / Forever and Ever, Amen” in honor of 2021 CMT Artist of a Lifetime Randy Travis by Jon Pardi
Josh Turner Live form the CMT KickBack
“Things a Man Oughta Know” from the CMT Studio by Lainey Wilson

feature photo credit: CMT Awards Facebook page