The CMA, Country Music awards show was held last night in Nashville, TN. The top honors this year went to relative newcomer Carrie Underwood, who beat out some veteran acts Reba McEntire, Allison Kraus, and Martina McBride. This is for sure the best that any American Idol winner has (or most likely ever will) done.
Here is a list of the winners:
Entertainer of the Year: Kenny Chesney
Single: "Before He Cheats," Carrie Underwood.
Album: "It Just Comes Natural," George Strait.
Song: "Give It Away," Bill Anderson, Buddy Cannon and Jamey Johnson.
Female Vocalist: Carrie Underwood.
Male Vocalist: Brad Paisley.
Vocal Group: Rascal Flatts.
Vocal Duo: Sugarland.
Musical Event: "Find Out Who Your Friends Are," Tracy Lawrence with Tim McGraw and Kenny Chesney.
Musician: Jerry Douglas.
Music Video: "Online," Brad Paisley.
Horizon Award: Taylor Swift.