Kenny Chesney leads ACM nominees with 11
( AP ) - Kenny Chesney leads all nominees for the Academy of Country Music Awards with 11 nominations, including entertainer of the year and top male vocalist.
Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley presented the nominations Tuesday morning at the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville.
Rodney Atkins followed with six nominations, including top male vocalist. Brad Paisley, Big & Rich and Sugarland all got four apiece.
The show will be held in Las Vegas on May 18, and carried live on CBS at 8 p.m. EDT.