“You and Tequila” is nominated in the categories of musical event and music video. Chesney is also nominated in the male vocalist category. The single comes from Chesney’s latest album, Hemingway’s Whiskey.
In addition, Rascal Flatts and British vocalist Natasha Bedingfield will sing their hit duet, “Easy,” on the CMA Awards on Nov. 9. Rascal Flatts are nominated in the vocal group category. The song comes from the band’s latest album, Nothing Like This.
This will be the first CMA Awards appearances by Potter and Bedingfield, who established their careers in the pop field before recording their country duets.
The CMA Awards will air live from Nashville on Nov. 9 on ABC.