Johnny Reid leads with six nominations for the Canadian Country Music Association Awards, while George Canyon followed up with five nods for the show, which is scheduled for Sept. 13 in Vancouver.
Reid nominations include single of the year, album of the year for "Dance With Me," songwriter of the year, CMT video of the year for the single "A Woman Like You," male artist of the year and the CCMA Fans' Choice Award. He is expected to perform at the show. Canyon and Victoria Banks both received five nominations.
The 2009 CCMA Awards will be broadcast on CBC Television with encore airings on CMT in Canada, and are hosted by former Beverly Hills 90210 star Jason Priestly.
Complete listings of nominees can be found at www.ccma.org .