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RADIO NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED FOR THE 46TH ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC

02/01/2011

NASHVILLE, TN (February 1, 2011) – The Academy of Country Music is announcing nominees in the esteemed radio categories, which due to time constraints, are not televised during the 46th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWRDS but are instead honored at a special pre-Awards reception:

ON-AIR PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR – NATIONAL
Kix Brooks                                                                          American Country Countdown with Kix Brooks
Big D and Bubba                                                             Big D and Bubba
Crook and Chase                                                             Crook and Chase Countdown
Blair Garner                                                                         After MidNite with Blair Garner
Lon Helton                                                                         CMT’s Country Countdown USA
Shawn Parr                                                                         The Country’s Hot List

ON-AIR PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR – MAJOR MARKET
Cliff and Brooks on KSON (Cliff, Brooks and Tori)                                    KSON-FM            San Diego, CA
Trish Biondo                                                                                                WUSN-FM             Chicago, IL           
Cornbread, Pat James, Annie Henson and Capt. Mac Douglas                        WIL-FM            St.  Louis, MO            
Dr. Don, Rachael Hunter and Grunwald                                                            WYCD-FM            Detroit, MI           
Edwards & Lee (Chuck Edwards & Linda Lee)                                                WYCD-FM            Detroit, MI

ON-AIR PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR – LARGE MARKET
J.D. Cannon                                                                                                        WFMS-FM            Indianapolis, IN
Karen Scott & Radar                                                                                    WMIL-FM             Milwaukee, WI           
Mike, Marty and Janie                                                                                    WQDR-FM             Raleigh, NC
Jeff Roper and Angie Ward                                                                        WTQR-FM             Greensboro, NC
Chris Carr, Jason Statt and Maverick                                                            WUBE FM             Cincinnati, OH           

ON-AIR PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR – MEDIUM MARKET
Brian Pierce & Kellie Michaels                                                                        KFDI-FM            Wichita, KS           
Jack Ryan                                                                                                WIVK-FM            Knoxville, TN
Andy Ritchie, Alison Mencer and Jimmy Holt                                                WIVK-FM             Knoxville, TN
Dan Brennan & Shelby Mitchell                                                                        WKSJ-FM            Mobile, TN
Scott Wynn & Sue Wilson (Wynn and Wilson in the Morning)                        WQMX-FM            Akron, OH           

ON-AIR PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR – SMALL MARKET
Bill Barrett, Tim Fox and Tracy Berry                                                            KKNU-FM             Eugene, OR
Brian Gary, Todd Harding, and Susan Moore (The Good Morning Guys)            KUAD-FM            Windsor, CO           
Jimmy Lehn and Shelly Martinez                                                            WCTY-FM             Norwich, CT           
Mark Ericson and Karen Kiley                                                                         WOKQ-FM             Dover, NH           
Dex and Mo                                                                                                WUSY-FM             Chattanooga, TN           

RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR – MAJOR MARKET
KEEY-FM                                    St. Louis Park, MN
KNIX-FM                                    Phoenix, AZ
WPOC-FM                                    Baltimore, MD
WSOC-FM                                    Charlotte, NC
WYCD-FM                                    Detroit, MI

RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR – LARGE MARKET
KCYY-FM                                    San Antonio, TX
WFMS-FM                                    Indianapolis, IN
WGH-FM                                    Virginia Beach, VA
WMIL-FM                                    Milwaukee, WI
WSIX-FM                                    Nashville, TN

RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR – MEDIUM MARKET
WBBS FM                                    Syracuse, NY
WIVK-FM                                    Knoxville, TN
WKHK-FM                                    Richmond, VA
WKMK-FM & WTHJ-FM            Neptune, NJ
WYRK FM                                    Buffalo, NY

RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR – SMALL MARKET
KCLR-FM                                    Columbia, MO
KCTR-FM                                    Billings, MT
KUAD-FM                                    Windsor, CO
WFRE-FM                                    Fredrick, MD
WYCT-FM                                    Pensacola, FL

About the Academy of Country Music Awards

The 46th Academy of Country Music Awards is dedicated to honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent in the country music industry.  The show is produced for television by dick clark productions and will be broadcast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 8:00 PM live ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network.  Orly Adelson and R.A. Clark are executive producers.  Barry Adelman is producer, and Bob Bardo is the executive in charge of production. Bob Romeo is executive producer for the Academy of Country Music.  For more information, please visit www.acmcountry.com


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