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Buffett Gets CMA Nomination

September 7th, 2005

From PRNewsWire:

Jimmy Buffett continues his love affair with the format in 2005 nominated for Musical Event of the Year with Martina McBride for “Trip Around the Sun”. In 2003, Buffett won his first-ever music award when he and Alan Jackson won Vocal Event (now Musical Event) for their party-ode “It’s Five O’Clock Somewhere.” Buffett received his first CMA Award nomination in 1977 when he was nominated for Single of the Year for “Margaritaville.”

The other nominees for Musical Event of the Year:

George Strait with Lee Ann Womack – “Good News, Bad News”
Willie Nelson with Lee Ann Womack – “I’ll Never Be Free”
Brad Paisley with Sara Evans – “New Again”
Shania Twain with Billy Currington – “Party For Two”

“The 39th Annual CMA Awards” will be hosted for the second year by Brooks & Dunn and broadcast live from New York City’s Madison Square Garden, Tuesday, Nov. 15 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on CBS.

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