Carrie Underwood's CMT Awards, The Rev's Cause Of Death And Paul D's Nomination: Three To See

Every morning, MTV News delivers the top news stories in music, movies and pop culture hot and fresh for your reading and watching pleasure. We then bring together a trio of the biggest headlines for "Three to See," the daily digest of the top stories making noise on our site and across the Internet. This morning, stories on the cause of death of former Avenged Sevenfold drummer Jimmy "The Rev" Sullivan, DJ Pauly D's nomination for the title of "America's Best DJ" and Carrie Underwood's success at the CMT Awards lead the way.

Avenged Sevenfold Drummer Jimmy "The Rev" Sullivan Died Of Accidental Overdose

According to Orange County Deputy Coroner Mitchell Sigal, Avenged Sevenfold drummer Jimmy "The Rev" Sullivan died of an accidental overdose when he passed away last December. Toxicology reports found a combination of alcohol and a number of different prescription drugs in his system.


DJ Pauly D Nominated For Title Of "America's Best DJ"

"Jersey Shore" star DJ Pauly D has been nominated as a finalist in the America's Best DJ competition. Pauly D will be up against 99 other performers, including such legendary spinners as Armand Van Helden, Carl Craig, Crystal Method, Diplo, Tommie Sunshine, ?uestlove, Girl Talk, Mixmaster Mike, Moby, Junior Vasquez and Grandmaster Flash.

Carrie Underwood Cleans Up At CMT Awards

Carrie Underwood scored big at the CMT Awards on Wednesday night (June 9), taking home Performance of the Year and Video of the Year during the show, which was broadcast live from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee.