2002 Canadian Country Music Awards Nominees

Here are the 2002 Canadian County Music Awards nominees, to be handed out Sept. 9 in Calgary, Alberta:

Fan's choice award:
Paul Brandt
Terri Clark
Adam Gregory
Carolyn Dawn Johnson
Jason McCoy

Single of the year:
"Cowboy Hats," Chris Cummings
"Empty," Terri Clark
"I Don't Want You To Go," Carolyn Dawn Johnson
"I Should Be Sleeping," Emerson Drive
"Small Towns and Big Dreams," Paul Brandt

Album of the year:
"Curve," Doc Walker
"Emerson Drive," Emerson Drive
"Small Towns and Big Dreams," Paul Brandt
"Small World," Steve Fox
"Song Dog," Jimmy Rankin

SOCAN song of the year:
"Empty" (written Terri Clark/Gary Burr; recorded by Terri Clark)
"I Don't Want You To Go" (written by Carolyn Dawn Johnson/Tommy Polk; recorded by Carolyn Dawn Johnson)
"Small Towns and Big Dreams" (written by Paul Brandt; recorded by Paul Brandt)
"Ten Million Teardrops" (written by Jason McCoy/Tim Taylor; recorded by Jason McCoy)
"Young" (written by Naoise Sheridan/Steve McEwan/Craig Wiseman; recorded by Kenny Chesney)

CMT video of the year:
"Cowboy Hats," Chris Cummings
"Empty," Terri Clark
"I Don't Want You To Go," Carolyn Dawn Johnson
"I Should Be Sleeping," Emerson Drive
"Shut Up and Kiss Me," Michelle Wright

Top selling album:
"Drive," Alan Jackson
"Pull My Chain," Toby Keith
"Road Less Traveled," George Strait
"Scarecrow," Garth Brooks
"Set This Circus Down," Tim McGraw

Female artist of the year:
Lisa Brokop
Terri Clark
Patricia Conroy
Carolyn Dawn Johnson
Michelle Wright

Male artist of the year:
Paul Brandt
Adam Gregory
Jason McCoy
Duane Steele
Rick Tippe

Group or duo of the year:
Doc Walker
Emerson Drive
The Ennis Sisters
The Good Brothers
Poverty Plainsmen

Roots artist or group of the year:
Scotty Campbell
Great Big Sea
Natalie MacMaster
Mike Plume Band
Jimmy Rankin

Rising star award:
Doc Walker
Emerson Drive
Ennis Sisters
Aaron Lines
Jake Mathews