It's a ten-act battle royale for Touring Artist of the Year at the 2013 American Country Awards.

The category this year features perennial live favorites like George Strait, Kenny Chesney, Carrie Underwood and Taylor Swift, along with acts like Jason Aldean and Luke Bryan, both of whom took a huge step forward in their touring endeavors this year.

Which of the following artist deserves to win Touring Artist of the Year at the 2013 American Country Awards? Vote below as often as once an hour, and don't forget to follow The Boot on Twitter, like us on Facebook, and subscribe to our newsletter for all the latest country music news.