The CMT Awards today announced some of the country music superstars set to perform on the awards show in Nashville June 6.
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Carrie Underwood, who leads all nominees with five nominations at this year's awards, will be joined by Kenny Chesney, Lady Antebellum, Brad Paisley, the Zac Brown Band, and Little Big Town.
Tickets for the 11th anniversary of the CMT Awards go on sale May 21 at 11 a.m. through Ticketmaster.
All six scheduled performers are up for awards, with Lady Antebellum nominated in three categories, Chesney, Paisley, and Zac Brown up for two, and Little Big Town nominated for Performance of the Year for the song "Fix You" from the Music Builds: CMT Disaster Relief concert. Voting for the awards is open from now until June 4 at CMT.com.