The country star has been recognised in four categories, including 'Video of the Year' and 'Male Video of the Year' for his track 'My Kinda Party'. The nominees were revealed on the Today Show this morning.
His 'Don't You Wanna Stay' collaboration with Kelly Clarkson, which they performed on American Idol two weeks ago, was also named in the 'Collaborative Video of the Year' category.
Lady Antebellum, Miranda Lambert, Rascal Flatts, Taylor Swift and Zac Brown Band are also multiple nominees, receiving recognition in three categories each.
Carrie Underwood, Blake Shelton, Keith Urban, Kenny Chesney, Reba, Sheryl Crow and Sugarland each received two nominations.
Other notable nominees include Justin Bieber, who was named in the 'Best Collaborative Video of the Year' category for his 'That Should Be Me' duet with Rascal Flatts, and Adele, who was named in the same category for her cover of Lady Antebellum's 'Need You Now' with Darius Rucker.
Fans can vote for the winners online at the CMT official website until June 7. The final nominees for 'Video of the Year' will be announced at the beginning of the live show, with fans being given the opportunity to vote on the eventual winner during the telecast.
The 2011 CMT Music Awards air live from Nashville on Wednesday, June 8 on CMT and CMT.com.
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