Fox Goes Country

Fox has thrown its hat into the awards show arena with the announcement of the upcoming fan-voted American Country Awards, set to air from Las Vegas Dec. 6.

Following nominee announcements, fans will choose the winners in categories including artist of the year, album of the year, touring artist of the year and single of the year, among others.

American Country Awards executive producer Bob Bain said the show will celebrate both the old and the new in country music, highlighting the “diverse and ever-changing landscape of the genre as seen in crossover artists like Carrie Underwood and Lady Antebellum.”