Urban, Womack to Announce CMA Nominees in New York

Keith Urban and Lee Ann Womack will announce the final nominees for the CMA Awards on Sept. 7 in New York City. Miranda Lambert and Blue County will announce the broadcast award finalists. The awards show will be held in New York City on Nov. 15, the first time the ceremony has taken place outside of Nashville. It will return to Nashville in 2006. Urban is the CMA’s reigning male vocalist. Womack won the female vocalist trophy in 2001.