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CCMAs, country radio skew heavily male

09/1/2014 10:12 AM 0

TORONTO - Aside from doctors and accountants, perhaps no one studies a chart as closely as a Nashville country musician.

Take Terri Clark, the Montreal-born, Alberta-raised Grand Ole Opry member whose career will be 20 years and 10 albums in with ......

Country singer Terri Clark is shown in Toronto on Tuesday November 13, 2012. When the Canadian Country Music Association Awards are held this weekend, not a single woman will be nominated in the show's big three categories. Terri Clark, who's putting out her 10th album this week, says it's simply reflective of a major trend in country music away from female voices. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn Show/Hide caption

Country singer Terri Clark is shown in Toronto on Tuesday November 13, 2012. When the Canadian Country Music Association Awards are held this weekend, not a single woman will be nominated in the show's big three categories. Terri Clark, who's putting out her 10th album this week, says it's simply reflective of a major trend in country music away from female voices. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

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