The nominees for the 2011 CMT Music Awards will be announced live on the Today show on April 27th. Evan Farmer from CMT will appear with Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb to present the nominees during the 9am central hour. Also participating in the festivities is The Band Perry who will perform their current single “You Lie”. This event marks the first time that CMT and NBC have partnered to announce nominations. Immediately following the announcement, voting will begin here. The 10th year of the CMT Music Awards will air live from Nashville on June 8th on CMT.