The first round of voting on the top eight nominees in each of 10 categories ends May 11.

Only videos that debuted on CMT between Jan. 18, 2008, and Feb. 23, 2009, are eligible.

Four finalists in each category, except Video of the Year, will be announced May 19.

The eight annual awards show, featuring performances by Toby Keith, Rascal Flatts, Taylor Swift, Brad Paisley and others, will be broadcast live from Nashville June 17.

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Thursday, April 23
Lindsay Lohan, Prince – “The Ellen DeGeneres Show”
George Wallace, Loni Love, Brad Wollack – “Chelsea Lately”
Howie Mandel, Rush – “The Hour with George Stroumboulopoulos” – rerun
Jamie Foxx, Paula Abdul, The Dead – “Late Show with David Letterman”
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy – “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno”
Tinted Windows – “Late Night with Jimmy Kimmel”
Depeche Mode – “Jimmy Kimmel Live!”
Martina McBride – “Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson”
Brett Dennen – “Last Call with Carson Daly”

Friday, April 24
Lil’ Wayne – “The View”
Jamie Foxx – “Live with Regis and Kelly”
Tracey Ullman – “The Tavis Smiley Show”
Natasha Leggero, Rodney Perry – “Chelsea Lately” – rerun
Lily Allen – “The Hour with George Stroumboulopoulos” – rerun
Billy Bob Thornton and The Boxmasters – “The Bonnie Hunt Show”
Lily Allen – “Late Show with David Letterman”
Brad Paisley – “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno”
Jamie Foxx – “Jimmy Kimmel Live!”

Saturday, April 25
The Raconteurs, Cat Power – “Austin City Limits” – rerun
Ray LaMontagne – “Saturday Night Live” – rerun