Comedian Jeff Foxworthy has been tapped to host the 2005 CMT Music Awards, scheduled for April 11 in Nashville. Kenny Chesney, Toby Keith, Big & Rich and Gretchen Wilson are the first announced pe

Comedian Jeff Foxworthy has been tapped to host the 2005 CMT Music Awards, scheduled for April 11 in Nashville. Kenny Chesney, Toby Keith, Big & Rich and Gretchen Wilson are the first announced performers.

The live awards show, formerly known as the CMT Flame Worthy Video Music Awards, will be telecast on the CMT channel from 8-10 p.m. (ET) from the Gaylord Entertainment Center.

The winners are determined by votes cast by fans and CMT viewers. Tickets go on sale Feb. 19.