This March 29, 2013 file photo shows Taylor Swift performing at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. Billboard announced Wednesday, April 3, that Swift, Justin Bieber, Bruno Mars and R&B singer Miguel will perform at the Billboard Music Awards on May 19 in Las Vegas. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, file)
(USA TODAY) Sheryl Crow and Florida-Georgia had the happy job of doling out the good news to this year's Country Music Awards nominees. It was also streamed live on the CMA website. The announcement, which aired live from Good Morning America in New York City, gives nearly two months for nominees to plan their outfits, draft winning speeches and practice their happy faces.
The 47th CMA show, hosted by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood, airs live on Nov. 6 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.
Entertainer of the Year
Female Vocalist of the Year
Male Vocalist of the Year
Big and Rich
Love and Theft
Korina Lopez, USA TODAY