CMA Broadcast Nominees Announced

Nominations for this year’s CMA broadcast awards were revealed Thursday (Aug. 30) in Nashville during a press conference announcing the artist nominees for this year’s CMA Awards. Station of the year nominations include four divisions based on market size. The nominees in the major market division are KEEY (Minneapolis), KNIX (Phoenix),
KSON (San Diego), KYGO (Denver),WKHX (Atlanta) and WXTU (Philadelphia). Large market nominees include KNCI (Sacramento, Calif.), WGH (Norfolk, Va.), WMIL (Milwaukee), WSM-FM (Nashville) and WTQR (Greensboro, N.C.). Nominations in the medium market went to KUZZ (Bakersfield, Calif.), KXKT (Omaha), WBBS (Syracuse, N.Y.), WGNA (Albany, N.Y.) and WYRK (Buffalo, N.Y.). The small market nominees are KTTS (Springfield, Mo.), WKXC (Augusta, Ga.), WQCB (Bangor, Maine), WUSY (Chattanooga, Tenn.) and WXBM (Pensacola, Fla.). Broadcast personality of the year nominations were announced in the same four market divisions. This year’s national broadcast personality nominees are Derrick Haskins and Sean Powell for The Big D and Bubba Show, Jeff Foxworthy for Foxworthy Countdown and Lia Knight for The Lia Show.