NOMINEES IN THE ‘2011 CMT MUSIC AWARDS’ USA WEEKEND BREAKTHROUGH VIDEO OF THE YEAR CATEGORY TO BE POSTED ON USAWEEKEND.COM BEGINNING MONDAY, APRIL 25
NASHVILLE – April 22, 2011 – Fans will get a sneak peek at nominations for the 2011 CMT MUSIC AWARDS, when five artists nominated for the coveted USA WEEKEND Breakthrough Video of the Year category are revealed on Monday, April 25 beginning at 10:00 a.m. EST at usaweekend.com.
The 2011 CMT MUSIC AWARDS mark the 10th anniversary of country music’s first fan-voted awards show and will air LIVE from Nashville on Wednesday, June 8 on CMT and CMT.com. More details to be announced.
Fans can get more information as it becomes available on Twitter (@FollowCMT), hashtag #CMTAwards, or become a fan of the CMT MUSIC AWARDS on Facebook.
www.cmtmusicawardspress.com – Follow @CMTPress on Twitter
CMT, a unit of Viacom’s MTV Networks (NYSE: VIA and VIA.B), is the leading television and digital authority on country music and entertainment, reaching more than 90 million homes in the U.S. CMT and its website, CMT.com, offer an unparalleled mix of music, news, live concerts and series and is the top resource for country music on demand. The network’s digital platforms include the 24-hour music channel, CMT Pure Country, CMT Mobile and CMT VOD.
MTV Networks, a division of Viacom (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), is one of the world’s leading creators of entertainment content, with brands that engage and connect diverse audiences across television, online, mobile, games, virtual worlds and consumer products. The company’s portfolio spans more than 150 television channels and 400 digital media properties worldwide, and includes MTV, VH1, CMT, Logo, Harmonix, Nickelodeon, Nick at Nite, Nick Jr., TeenNick, AddictingGames, Neopets, COMEDY CENTRAL, SPIKE, TV Land, Atom, GameTrailers and Xfire.
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