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Carrie Underwood Rocks CMT Music Awards Nominations!

by Sophie Schillaci 7:57 AM PDT, May 13, 2015
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Show 'em how it's done, Carrie Underwood!

The new mama has definitely still got it, as she earns five CMT Music Award nominations this morning, leading the pack of contenders. Between her gorgeous "Something in the Water" video and the Thelma and Louise-inspired Miranda Lambert collaboration "Somethin' Bad," Underwood scored two nominations in the Video of the Year and Female Video of the Year categories, as well as one nod for Collaborative Video of the Year.

The news comes just one day after a special delivery for the 32-year-old superstar: her GRAMMY award for Best Country Solo Performance.

Look what came in the mail today! So excited! #SpecialDelivery #SomethingInTheWater

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Hot on Underwood’s heels are Lady Antebellum and Kenny Chesney, with four nominations apiece.

Thanks to several cross-genre specials, including CMT Crossroads, pop and rock will also be represented at this year's ceremony. Katy Perry, John Legend, Bob Seger and Aloe Blacc are all up for the CMT Performance of the Year award.

See the full list of nominees below. If this roster is any indication, we are definitely looking forward to a very star-studded red carpet!

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The CMT Awards (also known as the VMAs of country) have been known to get a little wild, so you’re not going to want to miss the festivities! The show airs live from Nashville's Bridgestone Arena on Wednesday, June 10, at 8 p.m. ET/PT. In the meantime, voting is now open for your favorites.

Who do you think will be the night's big winner?


VIDEO OF THE YEAR
Best video of the year; awarded to the artist (male, female, group/duo or collaboration) and the video director.  Final nominees announced during live telecast, with final voting held online at CMT.com during the show.
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
Best video by a male artist; awarded to the artist
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"


FEMALE VIDEO OF THE YEAR
Best video by a female artist; awarded to the artist
Carrie Underwood – "Little Toy Guns"
Carrie Underwood – "Something In The Water"
Lee Ann Womack – "The Way I'm Livin'"
Miranda Lambert – "Little Red Wagon"
RaeLynn – "God Made Girls"
Reba – "Going Out Like That"


GROUP VIDEO OF THE YEAR
Best video by a group; awarded to the artists
A Thousand Horses – "Smoke"
Eli Young Band – "Dust"
Lady Antebellum – "Bartender"
Little Big Town – "Day Drinking"
The Band Perry – "Chainsaw"
Zac Brown Band – "All Alright"


DUO VIDEO OF THE YEAR
Best video by a duo; awarded to the artists
Big & Rich – "Look At You"
Brothers Osborne – "Rum"
Florida Georgia Line – "Dirt"
Florida Georgia Line – "Sun Daze"
Maddie & Tae – "Girl In A Country Song"
The Swon Brothers – "Later On"


COLLABORATIVE VIDEO OF THE YEAR
Best video that featured a special collaborative appearance by artists; awarded to the artists (individual, group or duo)
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 with Grace Potter – "Wild Child"
Miranda Lambert with Carrie Underwood – "Somethin' Bad"
Tim McGraw feat. Faith Hill – "Meanwhile Back At Mamas"


CMT PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR
Musical performance on a television show, series or variety special on CMT; awarded to the artist (individual, group or duo)
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


BREAKTHROUGH VIDEO OF THE YEAR
Best video from an artist's major breakthrough album; awarded to the artist (male, female or group/duo)
Chase Rice – "Gonna Wanna Tonight"
Frankie Ballard – "Sunshine & Whiskey"
Kelsea Ballerini – "Love Me Like You Mean It"
Maddie & Tae – "Girl In A Country Song"
RaeLynn – "God Made Girls"
Sam Hunt – "Leave The Night On"

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