The 2016 CMT Music Awards Nominees Have Been Announced

One of the more “progressive” country awards shows just released their nominees for this year’s show.

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The 2016 awards show will air via CMT on June 8th. You can vote once per category now – June 6 at 12:01AM ET at CMT.com.

Video of the Year

Blake Shelton, “Sangria”
Cam, “Burning House”
Carrie Underwood, “Smoke Break”
Chris Stapleton, “Fire Away”
Florida Georgia Line, “Sippin’ on Fire”
Jason Aldean, “Tonight Looks Good on You”
Keith Urban, “John Cougar, John Deere, John 3: 16″
Little Big Town, “Girl Crush”
Luke Bryan, “Strip It Down”
Sam Hunt, “Break Up in a Small Town”
Thomas Rhett, “Die a Happy Man”
Tim McGraw, “Humble and Kind”

Male Video of the Year

Blake Shelton, “Sangria”
Eric Church, “Like a Wrecking Ball”
Keith Urban, “John Cougar, John Deer, John 3:16″
Luke Bryan, “Kick the Dust Up”
Sam Hunt, “Break Up in a Small Town”
Thomas Rhett, “Die a Happy Man”

Female Video of the Year

Jana Kramer, “I Got the Boy”
Kacey Musgraves, “Biscuits”
Cam, “Burning House”
Carrie Underwood, “Smoke Break”
Kelsea Ballerini, “Dibs”
Maren Morris, “My Church”

Group/Duo Video of the Year

Brothers Osborne, “Stay a Little Longer”
Dan + Shay, “Nothin’ Like You”
Florida Georgia Line, “Sippin’ on Fire”
Little Big Town, “Girl Crush”
Old Dominion, “Break Up with Him”
Zac Brown Band, “Loving You Easy”

Breakthrough Video of the Year

Brothers Osborne, “Stay a Little Longer”
Cam, “Burning House”
Chris Janson, “Buy Me a Boat”
Chris Stapleton, “Fire Away”
Maren Morris, “My Church”
Old Dominion, “Break Up With Him”

CMT Performance of the Year

Carrie Underwood, “Smoke Break”
Adam Lambert and Leona Lewis, “Girl Crush”
Brantley Gilbert and Lynyrd Skynyrd, “What’s Your Name”
Jennifer Nettles and Cheap Trick, “I Want You to Want Me”
Chris Stapleton, “Nobody to Blame”
Darius Rucker, “Alright”

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