The next big award show this year is the
Academy of Country Music Awards,
which will be held on Sunday, April 6th. According to musicgenre.com, Country Music is the most popular genre in the United States. Forbes.com writes that Country and Hip Hop will be the new "Pop" in 2014.
Within this increasingly favored type of music, superstar Miranda Lambert is being nominated for "Entertainer of the Year" at the CMA’s for the third time. Lambert is up for seven nominations in total (tied with Tim McGraw as having the most nominations) also including "Female Vocalist of The Year." Listen to her music, including her top single "Mama’s Broken Heart", and her new single "Automatic" on the Freegal site.
Just some of the additional awards that artists you can find on Freegal are being nominated for include:
Male Vocalist of the Year: Jason Aldean
Vocal Duo of the Year: Love & Theft, Thompson Square
Video of the Year: Carrie Underwood: Two Black Cadillac’s
Female Vocalist of the Year: Carrie Underwood
Single Record of the Year: Miranda Lambert, Mama’s Broken Heart