47th CMA Music Awards And the award goes to….

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47th CMA Music Awards
And the award goes to…..cmt-get-country

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Entertainer of the Year
George Strait

“You guys that were nominated, you’re such powerful entertainers. I’m just so thrilled even to be nominated again.” — George Strait
Entertainer of the Year
* Jason Aldean
* Luke Bryan
* Blake Shelton
* George Strait
* Taylor Swift

Male Vocalist of the Year

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Blake Shelton
“Not to just echo the words of Miranda, but I really swear, I did not think this was going to happen this year. But it did.” — Blake Shelton
Male Vocalist of the Year
* Jason Aldean
* Luke Bryan
* Eric Church
* Blake Shelton
* Keith Urban
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Female Vocalist of the Year

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Miranda Lambert
“I really didn’t think this one was gonna happen this year. I sit here every time, and I’m just so thankful to be here.” — Miranda Lambert
Female Vocalist of the Year
* Kelly Clarkson
* Miranda Lambert
* Kacey Musgraves
* Taylor Swift
* Carrie Underwood
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Vocal Duo of the Year

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Florida Georgia Line
“Thank you to our fans for making our dreams come true. Thank you for selling out our shows. We love you.” — Tyler Hubbard
Vocal Duo of the Year
* Big & Rich
* Florida Georgia Line
* Love and Theft
* Sugarland
* The Civil Wars
* Thompson Square
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New Artist of the Year

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Kacey Musgraves
“Seriously, this first year, for me, has been just indescribable.” — Kacey Musgraves
New Artist of the Year
* Lee Brice
* Brett Eldredge
* Florida Georgia Line
* Kip Moore
* Kacey Musgraves
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Album of the Year

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Based on a True Story
Blake Shelton
“I mentioned earlier today that if there was one award that would mean the most to me tonight, it would be album of the year.” — Blake Shelton
Album of the Year
* Based on a True Story Blake Shelton
* Blown Away Carrie Underwood
* Red Taylor Swift
* Same Trailer Different Park Kacey Musgraves
* Tornado Little Big Town
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Musical Event of the Year

musical event of the year
“Highway Don’t Care”
Tim McGraw with Taylor Swift and Keith Urban
Musical Event of the Year
* “Boys ‘Round Here” Blake Shelton featuring Pistol Annies
* “Cruise” Florida Georgia Line with Nelly
* “Don’t Rush” Kelly Clarkson featuring Vince Gill
* “Highway Don’t Care” Tim McGraw with Taylor Swift and Keith Urban
* “The Only Way I Know” Jason Aldean with Luke Bryan and Eric Church
Vocal Group of the Year

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Little Big Town
“We have to thank country music fans first. You guys are amazing, and you’re the reason we’re up here.” — Jimi Westbrook
Vocal Group of the Year
* Eli Young Band
* Lady Antebellum
* Little Big Town
* The Band Perry
* Zac Brown Band
Single of the Year

single of the yeaR
“Cruise”
Florida Georgia Line
“Our amazing, amazing fans, you guys have changed our lives. Thank you for believing in us.” — Brian Kelley
Single of the Year
* “Cruise” Florida Georgia Line
* “Highway Don’t Care” Tim McGraw with Taylor Swift and Keith Urban
* “Mama’s Broken Heart” Miranda Lambert
* “Merry Go ‘Round” Kacey Musgraves
* “Wagon Wheel” Darius Rucker
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Song of the Year

song of the yer
“I Drive Your Truck”
Lee Brice
“This song was written about a young man named Jared Monti. Jared gave his life in Afghanistan for his battalion. … His dad, to this day, still drives his truck.” — Jimmy Yeary
Song of the Year
* “I Drive Your Truck” Lee Brice
* “Mama’s Broken Heart” Miranda Lambert
* “Merry Go ‘Round” Kacey Musgraves
* “Pontoon” Little Big Town
* “Wagon Wheel” Darius Rucker

Music Video of the Year

music video of the year

“Highway Don’t Care”

Tim McGraw with Taylor Swift and Keith Urban
“I think I’ve got the best job in the world. I get to make cool movies and pictures for cool people and cool music.” — Shane Drake (director)
Music Video of the Year
* “Blown Away” Carrie Underwood
* “Boys ‘Round Here” Blake Shelton featuring Pistol Annies
* “Downtown” Lady Antebellum
* “Highway Don’t Care” Tim McGraw with Taylor Swift and Keith Urban
* “Mama’s Broken Heart” Miranda Lambert
* “Tornado” Little Big Town

Musician of the Year

Mac McAnally (Guitar)
“There’s a whole lot of people in the fine print of CDs that are off to the side of the stage and I’m just one of them. But I’m really proud to be one of them.” – Mac McAnally
Musician of the YearL
* Sam Bush (Mandolin)
* Paul Franklin (Steel Guitar)

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