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Miranda Lambert leads the pack with 9 CMA Awards nominations

Country star Miranda Lambert leads the way once again as the nominations were announced Wednesday for the 48th annual CMA Awards.

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Miranda Lambert accepts the award for female vocalist of the year at the 2013 CMA Awards in Nashville last November.

The "Automatic" singer is up against her husband Blake Shelton and three other male stars — Luke Bryan, George Strait and Keith Urban — in the entertainer of the year category. Her nine nominations tie her 2010 record for most by any female artist in the history of the CMAs.

The CMAs air Wednesday, Nov. 5, at 8 p.m. on ABC. Check out the complete list of nominees:

Entertainer of the year
Luke Bryan
Miranda Lambert
Blake Shelton
George Strait
Keith Urban

Female vocalist of the year
Miranda Lambert
Martina McBride
Kacey Musgraves
Taylor Swift
Carrie Underwood

Male vocalist of the year
Dierks Bentley
Luke Bryan
Eric Church
Blake Shelton
Keith Urban

Album of the year
"Crash My Party," Luke Bryan
"Fuse," Keith Urban
"Platinum," Miranda Lambert
"Riser," Dierks Bentley
"The Outsiders," Eric Church

Vocal group of the year
Eli Young Band
Lady Antebellum
Little Big Town
The Band Perry
Zac Brown Band

New artist of the year
Brandy Clark
Brett Eldredge
Kip Moore
Thomas Rhett
Cole Swindell

Vocal duo of the year
Dan + Shay
Florida Georgia Line
Love and Theft
The Swon Brothers
Thompson Square

Single of the year
"Automatic," Miranda Lambert
"Drunk on a Plane," Dierks Bentley
"Give Me Back My Hometown," Eric Church
"Meanwhile Back at Mama's," Tim McGraw featuring Faith Hill
"Mine Would Be You," Blake Shelton

Song of the year
"Automatic," written by Nicolle Galyon, Natalie Hemby and Miranda Lambert
"Follow Your Arrow," written by Kacey Musgraves, Brandy Clark and Shane McAnally
"Give Me Back My Hometown," written by Eric Church and Luke Laird
"I Don't Dance," written by Lee Brice, Rob Hatch, and Dallas Davidson
"I Hold On," written by Brett James and Dierks Bentley

Musical event of the year
"Bakersfield," Vince Gill and Paul Franklin
"Meanwhile Back at Mama's," Tim McGraw and Faith Hill
"Something Bad," Miranda Lambert and Carrie Underwood
"We Were Us," Keith Urban and Miranda Lambert
"You Can't Make Old Friends," Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton

Music video of the year
"Automatic," Miranda Lambert
"Bartender," Lady Antebellum
"Drunk on a Plane," Dierks Bentley
"Follow Your Arrow," Kacey Musgraves
"Something Bad," Miranda Lambert and Carrie Underwood

Musician of the year
Sam Bush
Jerry Douglas
Paul Franklin
Dann Huff
Mac McAnally