The first round of nominees for the 47th Annual Country Music Association Awards were announced live Tuesday morning on ABC's Good Morning America. Sheryl Crow and Florida Georgia Line were on hand to make the announcements. The complete list of winners will be posted later this morning at CMAWorld.com.
Luke Bryan is a first-time nominee in the Entertainer of the Year category, along with previous Entertainer nominee Jason Aldean and previous winners in that category Blake Shelton, George Strait and Taylor Swift.
First-time CMA nominees include Florida Georgia Line in the Duo of the Year and New Artist of the Year categories, and Kacey Musgraves in both the New Artist and Female Vocalist of the Year categories.
Here's the list of nominees:
Entertainer of the Year
Male Vocalist of the Year
Female Vocalist of the Year
New Artist of the Year
Florida Georgia Line
Duo of the Year
Big & Rich
Florid Georgia Line
Love and Theft
The Civil Wars
The 47th annual CMA Awards will be presented Wednesday, Nov. 6, at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn., and broadcast live at 8:00 p.m ET on ABC. Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood return as hosts for a sixth time.
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