The 58th Annual Academy Of Country Music Awards is in the books. Last night’s awards show – hosted by country legends Garth Brooks and Dolly Parton – showcased the very best of country music – and a little pop, as well. We have the complete rundown of the two-hour event.

First, your winners in each category (in bold) (along with fellow nominees):

Entertainer of the Year

  • Jason Aldean
  • Luke Combs
  • Miranda Lambert
  • Chris Stapleton
  • Carrie Underwood
  • Kane Brown
  • Morgan Wallen

Female Artist of the Year

  • Miranda Lambert
  • Ashley McBryde
  • Lainey Wilson
  • Carly Pearce
  • Kelsea Ballerini

Male Artist of the Year

  • Luke Combs
  • Chris Stapleton
  • Kane Brown
  • Jordan Davis
  • Morgan Wallen

Album of the Year

  • Ashley McBryde – “Ashley McBryde Presents: Lindeville”
  • Lainey Wilson – “Bell Bottom Country”
  • Luke Combs – “Growin’ Up”
  • Miranda Lambert – “Palomino”
  • Jon Pardi – “Mr. Saturday Night”

Single of the Year

  • “Heart Like a Truck” – Lainey Wilson
  • “Never Wanted to be That Girl” – Carly Pearce and Ashley McBryde
  • “She Had Me at Heads Carolina” – Cole Swindell
  • “Thank God” – Kane Brown and Katelyn Brown
  • “Til You Can’t” – Cody Johnson

Song of the Year

  • “Sand In My Boots” – Morgan Wallen
  • “She Had Me at Heads Carolina” – Cole Swindell
  • “‘Til You Can’t” – Cody Johnson
  • “Wait in the Truck” – Hardy feat. Lainey Wilson
  • “You Should Probably Leave” – Chris Stapleton

Duo of the Year

  • Brooks and Dunn
  • Brothers Osborne
  • Dan + Shay
  • Maddie & Tae
  • The War & Treaty

Group of the Year

  • Lady A
  • Little Big Town
  • Midland
  • Old Dominion
  • Zac Brown Band

New Male Artist of the Year

  • Zach Bryan
  • Jackson Dean
  • Ernest
  • Dylan Scott
  • Nate Smith
  • Bailey Zimmerman

New Female Artist of the Year

  • Priscilla Block
  • Megan Moroney
  • Caitlyn Smith
  • Morgan Wade
  • Hailey Whitters

Visual Media of the Year

  • “Heartfirst” – Kelsea Ballerini
  • “She Had Me at Heads Carolina” – Cole Swindell
  • “Thank God” – Kane Brown with Katelyn Brown
  • ‘Til You Can’t – Cody Johnson
  • “Wait in the Truck” – Hardy feat. Lainey Wilson
  • “What He Didn’t Do” – Carly Pearce

Music Event of the Year

  • “At the End of a Bar” – Chris Young with Mitchell Tenpenny
  • “She Had Me at Heads Carolina [Remix]” – Cole Swindell & Jo Dee Messina
  • “Thank God” – Kane Brown with Katelyn Brown
  • “Thinking ‘Bout You” – Dustin Lynch feat. MacKenzie Porter
  • “Wait in the Truck” – Hardy feat. Lainey Wilson

Songwriter of the Year

  • Nicolle Galyon
  • Ashley Gorley
  • Chase McGill
  • Josh Osborne
  • Hunter Phelps

Artist-Songwriter of the Year

  • Luke Combs
  • Ernest
  • Hardy
  • Miranda Lambert
  • Morgan Wallen


As far as performances go:

  • Keith Urban kicked off the festivities with “Texas Time
  • Cole Swindell and Jo Dee Messina performed “She Had Me At ‘Heads Carolina'”
  • Kane Brown did his “Bury Me In Georgia”
  • Carly Pearce and Trisha Yearwood did a medley of Trisha’s hits
  • Hardy sang “Truck Bed
  • Bailey Zimmerman did “Rock In A Hard Place”
  • After a video call-in from the legend himself, Cody Johnson rocked Willie Nelson‘s “Mamas, Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Cowboys”
  • Miranda Lambert sang “Carousel”
  • Hailey Whitters performed “Everything She Ain’t”
  • Luke Combs sang “Love You Anyway,” followed by pop star Ed Sheeran performing his new single, “Life Goes On,” perfectly complemented on the second verse by a returning Luke Combs
  • War and Treaty sang a Memphis-style tune (“Blank Page”) face to face
  • Jason Aldean did his new single, “Tough Crowd
  • Ashley McBrideCaylee HammackPillbox PattiBrandy Carlile and John Osborne performed “Bonfire At Tina’s”
  • Jelly Roll further cemented his standing in country music, bringing Lainey Wilson up to sing his song, “Save Me”
  • …after which Lainey did her song “Grease”
  • Jordan Davis sang his new single “Next Thing You Know
  • …and Dolly closed out the show with her new single “World On Fire.”

The show came in at an efficient (just over) two hours from start to finish; Garth and Dolly played well off each other and most importantly, in an era when pop and rock stars seems to show up with increasing regularity on country awards shows – this one was mostly country.

Source: USAToday


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