CMA Awards: The Complete Winners List

8:27 PM 11/2/2016

by Billboard Staff

The 50th annual awards ceremony, co-hosted by Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley, took place Wednesday night.

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  • Entertainer of the Year

    Garth Brooks (WINNER)
    Luke Bryan
    Chris Stapleton
    Carrie Underwood
    Keith Urban

  • Male Vocalist of the Year

    Chris Stapleton (WINNER)
    Dierks Bentley
    Eric Church
    Tim McGraw
    Keith Urban

  • Female Vocalist of the Year

    Carrie Underwood (WINNER)
    Kelsea Ballerini
    Miranda Lambert
    Maren Morris
    Kacey Musgraves

  • Vocal Group of the Year

    Little Big Town (WINNER)
    Lady Antebellum
    Old Dominion
    Rascal Flatts
    Zac Brown Band

  • Vocal Duo of the Year

    Brothers Osborne (WINNER)
    Dan + Shay
    Florida Georgia Line
    Joey + Rory
    Maddie & Tae

  • Album of the Year

    Mr. Misunderstood — Eric Church (WINNER)
    BlackDierks Bentley
    Ripcord — Keith Urban
    Storyteller — Carrie Underwood
    HeroMaren Morris

  • New Artist of the Year

    Maren Morris (WINNER)
    Kelsea Ballerini
    Brothers Osborne
    Old Dominion
    Cole Swindell

  • Song of the Year

    “Humble and Kind” — Lori McKenna (WINNER)
    “Burning House” — Cam, Tyler Johnson and Jeff Bhasker
    “Die a Happy Man” — Sean Douglas, Thomas Rhett and Joe Spargur
    “My Church” — Busbee and Maren Morris
    “Record Year” — Eric Church and Jeff Hyde

  • Single of the Year

    “Die a Happy Man” — Thomas Rhett (WINNER)
    “Humble and Kind” — Tim McGraw
    “My Church” — Maren Morris
    “Record Year” — Eric Church
    "Nobody to Blame" — Chris Stapleton

  • Musical Event of the Year

    “Different For Girls” — Dierks Bentley featuring Elle King (WINNER)
    “Home Alone Tonight” — Luke Bryan featuring Karen Fairchild
    “The Fighter” — Keith Urban (featuring Carrie Underwood)
    “Think of You” — Chris Young (duet with Cassadee Pope)
    “You Are My Sunshine” — Morgane Stapleton with Chris Stapleton

  • Musician of the Year

    Jerry Douglas (dobro/lap steel guitar)
    Paul Franklin (steel guitar)
    Dann Huff (guitar)
    Brent Mason (guitar)
    Derek Wells (guitar)

  • Music Video of the Year

    “Fire Away” — Chris Stapleton; directed by Tim Mattia (WINNER)
    “Burning House” — Cam; directed by Trey Fanjoy
    “Humble and Kind” — Tim McGraw; directed by Wes Edwards
    “Record Year” — Eric Church; directed by John Peets and Reid Long
    “Somewhere on a Beach” — Dierks Bentley; directed by Wes Edwards