Taylor Swift Storms the First Round of the CMA Awards Nominations

Taylor SwiftThe nominations are in! Luke Bryan and Jason Aldean appeared on Good Morning America Wednesday to announce the nominees for the top five categories of the 46th annual Country Music Association Awards. Stars like Taylor Swift, Blake Shelton, and Miranda Lambert stormed the list.

For Swift, this year proves a big feat, as she is the only woman nominated for Entertainer of the Year. She is up against four men: Shelton, Aldean, Kenny Chesney, and Brad Paisley. Swift also scored a spot in the running for Female Vocalist of the Year. In this category, she will be battling Kelly Clarkson, Lambert, Martina McBride, and Carrie Underwood.

Check out the full list of nominees for the top five categories below.

Female Vocalist of the Year:

Kelly Clarkson

Miranda Lambert

Martina McBride

Taylor Swift

Carrie Underwood

Male Vocalist of the Year:

Jason Aldean

Luke Bryan

Eric Church

Blake Shelton

Keith Urban

Vocal Group of the Year:

Eli Young Band

Lady Antebellum

Little Big Town

The Band Perry

Zac Brown Band

Entertainer of the Year:

Jason Aldean

Kenny Chesney

Brad Paisley

Blake Shelton

Taylor Swift

Album of the Year:

“Chief”/Eric Church

“Four the Record”/Miranda Lambert

“Home”/Dierks Bentley

“Own the Night”/Lady Antebellum

“Tailgates and Tanlines”/Luke Bryan

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