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Kelsea Ballerini Announces CMT Music Awards Nominees

Awards June 6th in Nashville

Kelsea Ballerini revealed the nominees live on NBC's "Today" for the 2018 CMT Music Awards this morning. 

The categories include Male Video of the Year, Female Video of the Year and overall Video of the Year. 

The awards show will air live from Nashville on June 6th.


Video of Kelsea Ballerini announcing CMT nominees


Male Video Of The Year:

Dustin Lynch — “Small Town Boy”

Jason Aldean — “You Make It Easy”

Blake Shelton — “I’ll Name The Dogs”

Jon Pardi — “Heartache On The Dance Floor”

Luke Bryan — “Light It Up”

Thomas Rhett — “Marry Me”

Female Video of the Year:

Carly Pearce — “Every Little Thing”

Carrie Underwood — “The Champion”

Lauren Alaina — “Doin’ Fine”

Maren Morris — “I Could Use A Love Song”

Miranda Lambert — “Tin Man”

Kelsea Ballerini — “Legends”

Video of the Year

Justin Timberlake Ft. Chris Stapleton — “Say Something”

Bebe Rexha ft Florida Georgia Line — “Meant To Be”

Blake Shelton — “I’ll Name The Dogs”

Brett Young — “Mercy”

Brothers Osborne — “It Ain’t My Fault”

Carrie Underwood ft. Ludacris — “The Champion”

Dan + Shay — “Tequila”

Jason Aldean — “You Make It Easy”

Kane Brown ft. Lauren Alaina — “What Ifs”

Luke Combs — “When It Rains It Pours”

Thomas Rhett — “Marry Me”

Kelsea Ballerini — “Legends”

Duo Video of the Year:

Big & Rich — “California”

Brothers Osborne — “It Ain’t My Fault”

Dan + Shay — “Tequila”

Florida Georgia Line — “Smooth”

High Valley — “She’s With Me”

Tim McGraw & Faith Hill — “Speak To A Girl”

Group Video of the Year:

Lady Antebellum — “You Look Good”

Lanco — “Greatest Love Story”

Midland — “Make A Little”

Old Dominion — “No Such Thing As A Broken Heart”

Little Big Town — “When Someone Stops Loving You”

Rascal Flatts — “Yours If You Want It”

Zac Brown Band — “My Old Man”

Breakthrough Video of the Year:

Carly Pearce — “Every Little Thing”

Danielle Bradbery — “Sway”

Devin Dawson — “All On Me”

Lanco — “Greatest Love Story”

Russell Dickerson — “Yours”

Walker Hayes — “You Broke Up With Me”

Collaborative Video of the Year:

Bebe Rexha ft Florida Georgia Line — “Meant To Be”

Carrie Underwood ft. Ludacris — “The Champion”

Cole Swindell ft. Dierks Bentley — “Flatliner”

Justin Timberlake ft. Chris Stapleton — “Say Something

Kane Brown ft Lauren Alaina — “What Ifs”

Thomas Rhett ft. Maren Morris — “Craving You”

CMT Performance of the Year:

Andra Day, Common, Little Big Town, Lee Ann Womack, Danielle Bradbery — “Stand Up For Something” (CMT Artists of the Year 2017)

Backstreet Boys & Florida Georgia Line — “Everybody” (CMT Crossroads)

Charles Kelley, Jason Aldean, Darius Rucker, Derek Trucks — “Midnight Rider” (CMT Music Awards 2017)

Earth Wind & Fire & Lady Antebellum — “September” (CMT Crossroads)

Jason Aldean, Chris Stapleton, Little Big Town, Keith Urban — “I Won’t Back Down” (CMT Artists of the Year 2017)

Keith Urban & Carrie Underwood — “The Fighter” (CMT Music Awards 2017)

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