Did you know that on this day in Country Music History in 2011 Miranda Lambert nabbed seven nominations in the 46th annual Academy of Country Music Awards, making her the leading contender?

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Here are 5 interesting facts you may not have known about Miranda Lambert!

  • Miranda graduated high school early so she could devote herself to music.
  • When Miranda was 16 she began appearing on the Johnny High Country Music Review in Arlington, Texas. This is the same show that started LeeAnn Rimes’ career.
  • When Miranda was 16 she began appearing on the Johnny High Country Music Review in Arlington, Texas. This is the same show that started LeeAnn Rimes’ career.
  • Miranda’s favorite movie is Coal Miner’s Daughter.

Miranda’s music influences include Jack Ingram, Merle Haggard, and Sheryl Crow