Lainey Wilson leads 2023 CMA Awards nominations. What to know about the country star breaking record

All eyes are on Lainey Wilson, the singer-turned-TV star who, for the second year in a row, has the most nominations at the 2023 Country Music Awards, with a record nine.  

The Louisiana native spent years on the Nashville circuit before making her big break in 2021 with the chart-topping album Sayin' What I'm Thinkin'.  

Outside of country music, fans may remember Wilson from her recurring role in Yellowstone, where she has played aspiring musician Abby since the show's fifth season began.  

Here's everything you need know about Wilson's career and her record-breaking CMA nominations.Usher will perform   

at the Super Bowl LVIII halftime show on February 11 at Las Vegas' Allegiant Stadium  

marking the R&B superstar's debut appearance on one of the world's greatest stages.  

The concert has been increasing in popularity since the eight-time Grammy winner's announcement in September,   

with good reason. The 45-year-old singer, who self-released his first album in over eight years, Coming Home, on Feb  

Top 5 Most Lovable Zodiac Signs