Taylor Swift, George Strait, Kacey Musgraves, Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton were all big winners at Wednesday night’s Country Music Association Awards. But before the red carpet fashion and the trophies, there was the music. Here are a few of the songs that earned top honors.
Music Video of the Year: Tim McGraw with Taylor Swift and Keith Urban — “Highway Don’t Care”
Song of the Year: Jessi Alexander, Connie Harrington and Jimmy Yeary — “I Drive Your Truck”
Single of the Year: Florida Georgia Line — “Cruise”
Male Vocalist of the Year: Blake Shelton
Female Vocalist of the Year: Miranda Lambert
New Artist of the Year: Kacey Musgraves