The 2014 CMT Music Awards will bring a mix of Hollywood actors and country artists to its stage as presenters on Wednesday (June 4). The show will air live from Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena at 8 p.m. ET.
Steve Austin of CMT’s Broken Skull Ranch, Beth Behrs of 2 Broke Girls, Brooklyn Decker and James Van Der Beek of Friends With Better Lives and Kate Walsh of Fargo will serve as presenters, along with Cassadee Pope, Rascal Flatts and LeAnn Rimes. Kristen Bell will host the show.
Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Florida Georgia Line, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton and Carrie Underwood were previously revealed as performers. In addition, Brett Eldredge, Cole Swindell, Dan + Shay, Danielle Bradbery, David Nail, Thomas Rhett and Tyler Farr will perform on the Nationwide Insurance Stage.
Lambert is this year’s leading nominee with six nominations. Bryan and Florida Georgia Line follow with five nominations each. Taylor Swift and Urban are tied with four each, while Hayes and Shelton each pulled in three nominations. Church and Underwood earned two nominations each, as did Lady Antebellum, Tim McGraw, Kacey Musgraves, Pistol Annies, Pope, Rhett, and The Band Perry. Bentley, Little Big Town and Jake Owen are nominated this year as well.
Fans can vote online at CMT.com and on their mobile device at CMT Mobile through Sunday (June 1) to determine the winners. The six finalists for video of the year will be announced on the morning of June 4, and fans can then vote all day and throughout the live telecast (ET/CT only) at CMT.com, CMT mobile and via text message to determine the night’s big winner.