Social Superstar Smackdown: CMT Music Awards Hashtags New Category

CMTWith this year’s CMT Music Awards less than a week away, the show has announced a brand-new category for 2016. Next Wednesday, the fan-voted awards will crown its first ever #SocialSuperstar.

Blake SheltonBrett EldredgeJake OwenKelsea BalleriniLindsey Ell and Thomas Rhett are the standouts when it comes to interacting with their fans via social media. You can vote for your favorite now at

The 2016 CMT Music Awards air live from Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena Wednesday, June 8 at 8 p.m. ET.

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