American Music Awards
Hill, Keith, Twain Tie With Five Flameworthy Nods
Videos by country artists Faith Hill, Toby Keith, and Shania Twain will each vie for five CMT Flameworthy 2003 Video Music Awards. The Dixie Chicks, Martina McBride, Tim McGraw, and Keith Urban are eaVideos by country artists Faith Hill, Toby Keith, and Shania Twain will each vie for five CMT Flameworthy 2003 Video Music Awards. The Dixie Chicks, Martina McBride, Tim McGraw, and Keith Urban are each nominated for four awards, while Kenny Chesney and Rascal Flatts are up for three.
As previously reported, Toby Keith and actress Pamela Anderson will host the event, which will take place April 7 at Nashville's Gaylord Entertainment Center and air live on CMT beginning at 8 p.m. ET
All five of Twain's nominations -- video of the year, female video, hottest female video, fashion plate, and cocky video of the year -- are for her "I'm Gonna Getcha Good!" clip. Keith's "Courtesy of the Red, White and Blue (The Angry American)" earned nods for video of the year, male video, and cocky video of the year, while his "Who's Your Daddy?" clip pulled in nominations for hottest male and concept video of the year.
Hill, meanwhile, is up for video of the year and female video of the year for "Cry," while Mike Lipscombe earned a video director of the year nomination for his work. In addition, Hill's "When the Lights Go Down" is up for hottest female video and fashion plate video of the year.
Winners will be determined by fan voting at CMT.com, which will be open through April 5. Nominees for video of the year will be announced at the opening of the April 7 ceremony, with voting set to take place throughout the show.
Newly added to Flameworthy ceremony's performance lineup is a duet by Kid Rock and Sheryl Crow, who will perform "Picture." The clip for the song is up for male video of the year. They join previously announced performers Hill, Keith, Twain, Chesney, McGraw, Alan Jackson, and Rascal Flatts.