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Blake Shelton is the top country nominee heading into the People's Choice Awards.  The singer has three chances to win, including bids in a couple of all-genre categories.  He's in the running for Favorite Male Artist along Justin Timberlake, Michael Bublé, Bruno Mars, and Avicii. 

Blake's CD Based on a True Story... is facing discs by Timberlake, Bublé, Milley Cyrus, and Robin Thicke for Favorite Album honors. 

Meanwhile, Blake is up against Taylor Swift, Lady Antebellum, The Band Perry, and Carrie Underwood for Favorite Country Artist. 

The event also includes one other country category -- Favorite Country Music Icon.  Alan Jackson, George Strait, Tim McGraw, Toby Keith, and Willie Nelson are the nominees. 

Brad Paisley will also be on hand for the fan-voted event.  He's among the stars slated to perform during the ceremony. 

The 2014 People's Choice Awards, including various music, movie, and television categories, will be presented in a ceremony airing on CBS Wednesday night at 9:00 p.m. Eastern.

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