If you missed the CMT Music Awards tonight, here are your winners. I hope you saw the show. Always a treat seeing our favorite artists on stage, and watching some of them carry home an award or two. Here is a list of nominees in each category, along with the winners.
Video of the Year Nominees: Blake Shelton featuring Pistol Annies and Friends, “Boys ‘Round Here”; Carrie Underwood, “See You Again”; Florida Georgia Line featuring Luke Bryan, “This is How We Roll”; Luke Bryan, “That’s My Kind of Night”; Miranda Lambert, “Automatic”; and Tim McGraw with Taylor Swift and Keith Urban, “Highway Don’t Care”.
WINNER: CARRIE UNDERWOOD, “SEE YOU AGAIN”
Male Video of the Year Nominees: Blake Shelton, “Doin’ What She Likes”; Eric Church, “Give Me Back My Hometown”; Hunter Hayes, “I Want Crazy”; Jason Aldean, “Night Train”; Luke Bryan, “Crash My Party”; and Randy Houser, “Runnin’ Outta Moonlight”.
WINNER: BLAKE SHELTON, “DOIN’ WHAT SHE LIKES”
Female Vide of the Year Nominees: Carrie Underwood, “See You Again”; Cassadee Pope, “Wasting All These Tears”; Kacey Musgraves, “Follow Your Arrow”; Miranda Lambert, “Automatic”; Sheryl Crow, “Easy”; and Taylor Swift, “Red”.
WINNER: MIRANDA LAMBERT, “AUTOMATIC”
Group Video of the Year Nominees: Eli Young Band, “Drunk Last Night”; Lady Antebellum, “Compass”; Little Big Town, “Your Side of the Bed”; Rascal Flatts, “Rewind”; The Band Perry, “Done”; and Zac Brown Band, “Sweet Annie”.
WINNER: THE BAND PERRY, “DONE”
WINNER: FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE, “ROUND HERE”
Breakthrough Video of the Year: Brett Eldredge, “Beat of the Music”; Cassadee Pope, “Wasting All These Tears”; Cole Swindell, “Chillin’ It”; David Nail, “Whatever She’s Got”; Thomas Rhett, “It Goes Like This”; and Tyler Farr, “Redneck Crazy”.
WINNER: CASSADEE POPE, “WASTING ALL THESE TEARS”
Collaborative Video of the Year: Blake Shelton featuring Pistol Annies and Briends, “Boys ‘Round Here”; Florida Georgia Line featuring Luke Bryan, “This is How We Roll”; Florida Georgia Line featuring Nelly, “Cruise (Remix)”; Hunter Hayes featuring Jason Mraz, “Everybody’s Got Somebody but Me”; Keith Urban with Miranda Lambert, “We Were Us”; and Tim McGraw with Taylor Swift and Keith Urban, “Highway Don’t Care”.
WINNER: FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE FEATURING LUKE BRYAN, “THIS IS HOW WE ROLL”
CMT Performance of the Year: Dierks Bentley and OneRepublic, “Counting Stars” (From CMT Crossroads); Jake Owen, “Days of Gold” (From CMT Hot 20 Countdown); Lady Antebellum and Stevie Nicks, “Rhiannon” (From CMT Crossroads); Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie, “Oh No/All NIght Long” (From 2013 CMT Artists of the Year); The Band Perry and Fall Out Boy, “My Songs Know What You Did in the Dark (Light Em Up)” From CMT Crossroads); and Willie Nelson and Neil Young, “Long May You Run”, (From CMT Crossroads.
CMT Impact Award: Alan Jackson was named the winner of the first CMT Impact Award. Carrie Underwood presented the award following a tribute to Alan by LeAnn Womack, Kacey Musgraves and Miranda Lambert.
CMT IMPACT AWARD WINNER: ALAN JACKSON
No real surprises with the winners this year. I would have like to see more country music during the show. Seems like 90 percent of it was rock, rap, and I’m not sure what. But, I still enjoyed seeing my favorite ‘country’ artists on stage.