The pre-telecast wins were announced this morning on
The double win brings McGraw’s lifetime CMA award total to 14, while Swift now has nine and Urban has snagged eight over the years. Swift is nominated for four more, including a possible third trophy for “Highway Don’t Care” if it wins in the single of the year category. She’s also nominated for album for “Red,” female vocalist and the top prize of entertainer of the year, which she’s taken home twice before.
With her six nominations, she's tied with newcomer Kacey Musgraves to lead the field this year. Urban is up for his fourth male vocalist CMA honor, along with his three nominations related to "Highway Don't Care."
The 47th annual CMA Awards ceremony begins at 5 p.m. Pacific time at the