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Jason Aldean is once again getting recognition for a successful year in country music. 

The singer is among the 2013 CMT Artists of the Year, marking his fourth time to be recognized by the country music TV channel. 

His fellow honorees include Luke Bryan, who was also a 2012 CMT Artist of the Year, as well as Tim McGraw, Florida Georgia Line, and Hunter Hayes, who are all first time honorees.  The five stars will be celebrated with a special event, which, this year, will air live from Nashville on CMT on December 3rd.  

CMT Artists of the Year" pays tribute to the year's top country music stars, based on a variety of factors including music and concert ticket sales, radio airplay, and video streams. 

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