The 3rd Annual American Country Awards, FOX’s attempt to get in on the country action with a fan voted awards show, announced their nominations this morning. Carrie Underwood, Lauren Alaina, and Casey James represent Idol alums in the nominations. Keith Urban and Blake Shelton also appear among the nominees. Check out the FULL list of nominations after the jump!
Reported new American Idol judge Keith Urban is a long time fan of the show. Check out his ties to American Idol over the years through video clips and quotes, after the jump!
Scotty McCreery continues on the Idols Live tour with the Top 11 Idols, even as he promotes his single “I Love You This Big” (Number 1 this week on the CMT Top 20 and GAC Pure Pack) and upcoming album, Clear as Day, set to be released on October