FILE – In this March 21, 2007 file photo, Miranda Lambert is shown on her tour bus in Nashville, Tenn. Lambert and Tim McGraw are the top nominees for this year’s Academy of Country Music Awards. Lambert and McGraw are up for seven awards apiece at the April 6 awards show. The nominations were announced Wednesday morning in a series of videos via social media. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Want to clean up the Academy of Country Music Awards nominations? This year the best way was to put together a killer guest list and go for the Vocal Event of the Year award.
Lead nominees Miranda Lambert, Tim McGraw and Keith Urban, Taylor Swift and Blake Shelton all tallied nominations in that category Wednesday when nominations were announced via videos on social media. Lambert appears in the field twice and leads all nominees with McGraw at seven nominations apiece. Urban is also nominated twice in the category and is next with six nods.
When McGraw invited Swift and Urban to join him on “Highway Don’t Care,” he said he wasn’t Login to read more