2016 CMA Winners

The 50th annual Country Music Awards where a night to remeber from the opening tribute to the hall of famers to the Brad and Carrie doll skits, to a Beyonce performance!!  The night was star studded and crazy eventful with a record number of performances and the truly shocking winners. Check out the full list of the 50th annual CMA Awards below!!


Entertainer of the Year: Garth Brooks

Musician of the Year: Dan Huff

Music of the Year: Fire Away, Christ Stapleton

Female Vocalist of the Year: Carrie Underwood

New Artist of the Year: Marren Morris

Song of the Year: Humble and Kind, Tim Mcgraw and Lori Mckenna

Vocal Duo of the Year: Brothers Osbourne

Album of the Year: Mr. Misunderstood, Eric Church

Musical Event of the Year: Different for Girls, Dierks Bentley & Elle King

Vocal Group of the Year: Little Big Town

Male Vocalist of the Year: Chris Stapleton

Single of the Year: Die A Happy Man, Thomas Rhett

Pinacle Award: Kenny Chesney 

Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award: Dolly Parton 

The show really was one to remember with some memorable happenings including a Taylor Swift come back. Swift presented the Entertainer of the Year award, one she’s previously won herself, to Garth Brooks. A Beyonce performance also happened. The R&B/Pop singer performed a country sounding version of her new song “Daddy Lessons” with none other than the Dixie Chicks. Brad and Carrie also used politics to create some of their skits, Brad quoting Donald Trump at one point. He interrupted everything Carrie said with words like “Wrong” and “Liar” and even said ‘You’re a nasty woman” which earned a lot of laughter from the crowd.  Some of country musics legends performed during the night. There was amazing duet from Chris Stapleton, the nights biggest winner, and Dwight Yoakam.

Watch the 50th annual CMA’s star studded “Forever Country” opening below!!