Jason Aldean leads the lineup of 2012 American Country Awards performers, which will also include fellow Georgia native Luke Bryan, plus Lady Antebellum, Dierks Bentley and Little Big Town.

This year's performers also hold nominations in several top categories. Aldean is nominated for Artist of the Year, Artist of the Year: Male, Single of the Year, Single of the Year: Male, Touring Artist of the Year and two nominations in the Song of the Year category, for 'Fly Over States' and 'Tattoos on This Town.'

Bryan is nominated for seven ACA Awards, including  Artist of the Year, Artist of the Year: Male, Album of the Year (for 'Tailgates & Tanlines'), Single of the Year, Single of the Year: Male, Music Video of the Year (for 'I Don't Want This Night to End'), Music Video of the Year: Male (for 'I Don't Want This Night to End').

Lady Antebellum got a nod in several categories, too, including Touring Artist of the Year, Album of the Year (for 'Own the Night') and Artist of the Year, among others. Little Big Town picked up a Music Video of the Year: Group or Collaboration nod for the clip for 'Pontoon.' Meanwhile, Bentley is nominated in the Album of the Year category for 'Home.'

The 2012 American Country Awards will air live on FOX on Monday, December 10, beginning at 8PM ET.

2012 American Country Music Awards Performers:

Jason Aldean
Luke Bryan
Lady Antebellum
Dierks Bentley
Little Big Town
Rascal Flatts
Jake Owen
Kip Moore

Additional appearances by:

Scotty McCreery
LeAnn Rimes
Chris Young
Lee Brice
Jana Kramer
Lauren Alaina