45th Annual CMA Awards – Taylor Swift Wins Entertainer of the Year
Country music’s biggest night. The 45th Annual CMA Awards in Nashville. Here are the highlights of the winners from Wednesday night.
9:55pm – Taylor Swift gets Entertainer of the Year
9:47pm – Female Vocalist of the Year goes to Miranda Lambert, for a second time
9:18pm – Blake Shelton named Male Vocalist of the Year for a second time.
9:05pm – New Artist of the Year goes to The Band Perry
8:51pm – Lady Antebellum win Vocal Group of the Year.
8:19pm – Album of the Year goes to Jason Aldean for ‘My Kind of Party.’
7:46pm – Sugarland win Vocal Duo of the Year for the fifth time.
Faith Hill will debut a new single, “American Idol” winner Scotty McCreery will take to the stage in front of millions of viewers again and Potter and Chesney will perform “You and Tequila.”
In other awards categories, husband-and-wife reigning vocalists of the year Shelton and Miranda Lambert look to repeat, former entertainer of the year winners Loretta Lynn and Alabama are back with nominations in the musical event of the year category and Martina McBride goes for a record fifth win in the female vocalist category.
Swift, Aldean, Paisley and Shelton are the top nominees with five apiece.
[via CBS News ]