Kid Rock CMT Music Awards 2010 Host

The Motor City’s own Kid Rock will be hosting this year’s CMT Music Awards, airing live from Nashville on June 9.

“The rumors are true – I’m hosting the CMT Awards live from Nashville on June 9th… All I can promise is I will be awesome,” the rap-rocker, who counts country stars Kellie Pickler, Sheryl Crow, and Keith Urban among his celebrity pals, penned in a message to fans posted on his website Thursday.

Rock is best known for incorporating elements of hip hop, rap metal, blues rock, southern rock, funk, and country into his music.