FILE - In this June 11, 2010 file photo, country singer Reba McEntire performs during the CMA Music Festival at LP Field in Nashville, Tenn. Country music's most recognizable woman is up for just one award at the Country Music Associaton Awards, but she inspired and led the way for the new generation of female talent that swept through nominations this year. (AP Photo/Wade Payne, File)

Photo by: Wade Payne

FILE - In this June 11, 2010 file photo, country singer Reba McEntire performs during the CMA Music Festival at LP Field in Nashville, Tenn. Country music's most recognizable woman is up for just one award at the Country Music Associaton Awards, but she inspired and led the way for the new generation of female talent that swept through nominations this year. (AP Photo/Wade Payne, File)