NASHVILLE - Taylor Swift and Kacey Musgraves are the top nominees for the Country Music Association Awards with six apiece.
Swift will be going for her third entertainer of the year award and also was nominated for album and female vocalist of the year for the Nov. 6 awards in Nashville, Tenn. Newcomer Musgraves also is up for awards in the album and female vocalist categories after nominations were announced Tuesday by Sheryl Crow and Florida Georgia Line.
Blake Shelton is next with five nominations. His wife, Miranda Lambert, also has five nominations - three solo and two with her trio Pistol Annies. Keith Urban and Florida Georgia Line are next with four apiece.