Kissel, Brody, Lead In Nominations For Canadian Country Music Awards

Tonight, some of the biggest names in Canadian country music will be performing and receiving recognition at the Canadian Country Music Awards in Saskatoon. 

Fans can expect performances from Brett Kissel, Gord Bamford, Jim Cuddy and Jess Moskaluke - up for her fourth Female Artist nomination.

Leading with five nominations each are Dean Brody, The James Barker Band and Kissel. Others nominated include Chad Brownlee, Dallas Smith, High Valley and newcomer Meghan Patrick. 

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Blake Shelton, country superstar and judge from The Voice will also be presenting the Fans' Choice Award.