9:16am PT by the Associated Press
Taylor Swift Leads American Country Awards Nominations
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Taylor Swift is the top nominee for the American Country Awards.
A Tuesday news release says Swift received eight nominations, including top honor artist of the year. Blake Shelton and Florida Georgia Line are next with seven apiece.
The fourth annual fan-voted ACAs will be broadcast Dec. 10 from Las Vegas on Fox with NASCAR driver Danica Patrick and country singer Trace Adkins serving as co-hosts.
Jason Aldean and Luke Bryan join Swift, Shelton and Florida Georgia Line in the artist of the year category. Swift is the only performer to have been nominated for the award in every year the show's been held.
Fans can now vote in all categories on the show's website through Nov. 12 and for artist of the year through Dec. 7.