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CMA Awards 2018 Recap: Who Won What

Posted on November 15, 2018

What a night 

The 2019 Country Music Association Awards were a night to remember. With Carrie Underwood announcing the gender of her baby (it’s another boy!) and some huge wins for some very deserving artists, it was an action packed event.

Photo: Carrie Underwood CMAs

If you missed the show, don’t fret, we’ve got all of the details on who won what right here. Check it out: 

Entertainer of the Year

Jason Aldean
Luke Bryan
Kenny Chesney
Chris Stapleton
Keith Urban *WINNER
 

Album of the Year

“From A Room: Volume 2,” Chris Stapleton
“Golden Hour,” Kacey Musgraves *WINNER
“Graffiti U,” Keith Urban
“Life Changes,” Thomas Rhett
“The Mountain,” Dierks Bentley
 

Single of the Year

“Broken Halos,” Chris Stapleton *WINNER
“Drinkin’ Problem,” Midland
“Drowns the Whiskey,” Jason Aldean featuring Miranda Lambert
“Meant to Be,” Bebe Rexha and Florida Georgia Line
“Tequila,” Dan + Shay
 

Song of the Year (awarded to the songwriter(s)

“Body Like a Back Road,” recorded by Sam Hunt
“Broken Halos,” recorded by Chris Stapleton *WINNER
“Drowns the Whiskey,” recorded by Jason Aldean featuring Miranda Lambert
“Drunk Girl,” recorded by Chris Janson
“Tequila,” recorded by Dan + Shay
 
Photo: Keith Urban CMAs
 

Male Vocalist of the Year

Dierks Bentley
Luke Combs
Thomas Rhett
Chris Stapleton *WINNER
Keith Urban
 

Female Vocalist of the Year

Kelsea Ballerini
Miranda Lambert
Maren Morris
Kacey Musgraves
Carrie Underwood *WINNER
 

New Artist of the Year

Lauren Alaina
Luke Combs *WINNER
Chris Janson
Midland
Brett Young
 

Vocal Duo of the Year

Brothers Osborne *WINNER
Dan + Shay
Florida Georgia Line
Maddie & Tae
Sugarland
 

Vocal Group of the Year

Lady Antebellum
Lanco
Little Big Town
Midland
Old Dominion *WINNER
 

Music Video of the Year

“Babe,” Sugarland featuring Taylor Swift
“Cry Pretty,” Carrie Underwood
“Drunk Girl,” Chris Janson
“Marry Me,” Thomas Rhett *WINNER
“Tequila,” Dan + Shay
 

Musical Event of the Year

“Burning Man,” Dierks Bentley featuring Brothers Osborne
“Dear Hate,” Maren Morris featuring Vince Gill
“Drowns the Whiskey,” Jason Aldean featuring Miranda Lambert
“Everything’s Gonna Be Alright,” David Lee Murphy with Kenny Chesney *WINNER
“Meant to Be,” Bebe Rexha and Florida Georgia Line
 

Musician of the Year

Jerry Douglas, dobro
Paul Franklin, steel guitar
Dann Huff, guitar
Mac McAnally, guitar *WINNER
Derek Wells, guitar
 
And that’s that for another year. What was your favourite part of this year’s CMAs? Let us know on Twitter @umusic.
 

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