The 2013 Country Music Association Awards aired Wednesday night on ABC at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena. The top winner of the evening was George Strait, who took home Entertainer of The Year. Husband and wife duo Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert landed, respectively, the Male and Female Artist of the Year awards for the fourth year in a row. Additionally, Shelton scored the Album of the Year recognition. Fan favorite Taylor Swift was honored with the prestigious and exclusive Pinnacle Award, an honor that has only been granted by the Association to one other artist; Garth Brooks in 2005.
Here's a complete list of winners:
Entertainer of the Year: George Strait
Male Vocalist of the Year: Blake Shelton
Female Vocalist of the Year: Miranda Lambert
Album of the Year: Blake Shelton, Based on a True Story...
Song of the Year: Jessi Alexander, Connie Harrington and Jimmy Yeary, "I Drive Your Truck" (performed by Lee Brice)
Single of the Year: Florida Georgia Line, "Cruise"
New Artist of the Year: Kacey Musgraves
Vocal Group of the Year: Little Big Town
Vocal Duo of the Year: Florida Georgia Line
Music Video of the Year: Tim McGraw with Taylor Swift and Keith Urban, "Highway Don't Care"
Musical Event of the Year: Tim McGraw with Taylor Swift and Keith Urban, "Highway Don't Care"
Musician of the Year: Mac McAnally