Big & Rich, Kenny Chesney, Toby Keith and Tim McGraw are the top nominees for the CMT 2005 Music Awards, which will air live on the network April 11 from Nashville.

Big & Rich, Kenny Chesney, Toby Keith and Tim McGraw are the top nominees for the CMT 2005 Music Awards, which will air live on the network April 11 from Nashville. Each of the artists received four nominations, all for more than one video. Keith Urban and Gretchen Wilson scored three nominations each.

Five individual videos received three nominations apiece. They are Chesney's "I Go Back," Keith's "Stays in Mexico," McGraw's "Live Like You Were Dying," Wilson's "Redneck Woman" and Brad Paisley's "Whiskey Lullaby," which features Alison Krauss.

Nominees and winners are chosen by CMT viewers voting online at cmt.com.

As previously announced, Loretta Lynn will receive CMT's Johnny Cash Visionary Award during the live telecast.