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List of nominees for 2009 CMA awards

Here's a complete list of the nominees for the 2009 CMA Awards:

Entertainer of the YearKenny ChesneyBrad PaisleyGeorge StraitTaylor SwiftKeith Urban

Female VocalistMiranda LambertMartina McBrideReba McEntireTaylor SwiftCarrie Underwood

Male VocalistKenny ChesneyBrad PaisleyDarius RuckerGeorge StraitKeith Urban

New ArtistRandy HouserJamey JohnsonJake OwenDarius RuckerZac Brown Band

Vocal GroupEaglesLady AntebellumLittle Big TownRascal FlattsZac Brown Band

Vocal DuoBig & RichBrooks & DunnJoey & RoryMontgomery GentrySugarland

Single of the Year(Award goes to artist and producer.)"Chicken Fried"Zac Brown BandProducer: Keith StegallAtlantic Records

"I Run to You"Lady AntebellumProducers: Victoria Shaw and Paul WorleyCapitol Records Nashville

"In Color"Jamey JohnsonProducers: The Kent Hardly PlayboysMercury Nashville

"People Are Crazy"Billy CurringtonProducers: Carson Chamberlain and Billy CurringtonMercury Nashville

"Then"Brad PaisleyProducers: Frank Rogers and Chris DuBoisArista Nashville

Album of the Year(Award goes to artist and producer.)American Saturday NightBrad PaisleyProducers: Frank Rogers and Chris DuBoisArista Nashville

Defying GravityKeith UrbanProducers: Dann Huff and Keith UrbanCapitol Records Nashville

FearlessTaylor SwiftProducers: Nathan Chapman and Taylor SwiftBig Machine Records

Love on the InsideSugarlandProducers: Byron Gallimore, Kristian Bush and Jennifer NettlesMercury Nashville

That Lonesome SongJamey JohnsonProducers: The Kent Hardly PlayboysMercury Nashville

Song of the Year(Award goes to songwriters.)"Chicken Fried"Songwriters: Zac Brown and Wyatt Durette

"I Told You So"Songwriter: Randy Travis

"In Color"Songwriters: Jamey Johnson, Lee Thomas Miller and James Otto

"People Are Crazy"Songwriters: Bobby Braddock and Troy Jones

"Then"Songwriters: Brad Paisley, Chris DuBois and Ashley Gorley

Musical Event(Award goes to each artist.)"Cowgirls Don't Cry"Brooks & Dunn featuring Reba McEntireArista Nashville

"Down the Road"Kenny Chesney (with Mac McAnally)Blue Chair Records, BNA Records

"Everything But Quits"Lee Ann Womack (duet with George Strait)MCA Records

"I Told You So"Carrie Underwood featuring Randy Travis19 Recordings/Arista

"Old Enough"The Raconteurs featuring Ricky Skaggs and Ashley MonroeThird Man Records, Warner Bros. Records

Music Video(Award goes to artist and director.)"Boots On"Randy HouserDirector: Eric Welch

"Love Story"Taylor SwiftDirector: Trey Fanjoy

"People Are Crazy"Billy CurringtonDirectors: The Brads

"Start a Band"Brad Paisley (duet with Keith Urban)Directors: Jim Shea

"Troubadour"George StraitDirector: Trey Fanjoy

Musician of the YearEddie Bayers -- drumsPaul Franklin -- steel guitarDann Huff -- guitarBrent Mason -- guitarMac McAnally -- guitar

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