Voting to determine the final nominees for the 40th Annual People's Choice Awards is now underway at PeoplesChoice.com . Fans can now vote for their top five favorites among the 12 finalists in categories like Favorite Country Artist as well as the newly-created category, Favorite Country Music Icon. Country stars including Luke Bryan , Blake Shelton , Carrie Underwood and Florida Georgia Line are also eligible for a few general awards, so be sure and check out all of the categories.
Voting in this round continues through October 31, and the final nominees will be announced Tuesday, November 6 in Los Angeles. The 40th Annual People's Choice Awards will be presented Wednesday, January 8 at 9 p.m. ET on CBS.
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