» Country Music’s People’s Choice Awards Nominees
Country music and Oklahoma natives will be represented at the People’s Choice Awards. Blake Shelton (Ada, OK) is nominated for Favorite Male Artist, alongside Avicii, Bruno Mars, Justin Timberlake and Michael Bublé. He is nominated for Favorite Album for “Based on a True Story…” and Favorite Country Artist. Plus, his TV show, “The Voice,” is nominated for Favorite Competition TV Show. Carrie Underwood (Checotah, OK) got a nomination in the Favorite Country Artist category. And, Toby Keith (born in Clinton, raised in Moore and lives in Norman) is nominated for Favorite Country Music Icon. Nominees for the country categories are:
Favorite Country Artist
The Band Perry
Favorite Country Music Icon
Other nominees with Oklahoma ties include OneRepublic, which includes Tulsa-born frontman Ryan Tedder, got a nod for Favorite Band and, Shawnee-born Brad Pitt is nominated for Favorite Action Movie Star . Voting can be done at PeoplesChoice.com through December 5. Winners will be announced live from Nokia Theater in L.A. January 8 on CBS.