The Band Perry is nominated for vocal group
of the year, Chesney is nominated in the entertainer category and Church earned five nominations, including a male vocalist
nod. Church’s latest project, Chief, is nominated for album of the year while “Springsteen”
will compete in the single, song and video categories.
Underwood, who will co-host the show with Brad
Paisley, is nominated for female vocalist.
As previously announced, additional CMA Awards performers include Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley,
the Zac Brown Band, Luke Bryan,
Kelly Clarkson, Miranda
Lambert, Little Big Town and Paisley.
The awards show will
be televised live from Nashville on ABC.