The Academy of Country Music celebrated its 52nd annual awards show with a second-to-none line up of the genre’s biggest stars while honoring the past year of country music. Hosted by Dierks Bentley and Luke Bryan, the three-hour show was comprised of jokes, collaborations and acceptance speeches that are guaranteed to bring a smile to your face.
Though all nominees are worthy, only one could take home new hardware in each category. We’ve gathered all the trophy-winners below for a complete list of the night’s top honorees.
Entertainer of the Year: Jason Aldean
Male Vocalist of the Year: Thomas Rhett
Female Vocalist of the Year: Miranda Lambert
Vocal Duo of the Year: Brothers Osborne
Vocal Group of the Year: Little Big Town
New Male Vocalist of the Year: Jon Pardi
New Female Vocalist of the Year: Maren Morris
New Vocal Duo or Group of the Year: Brothers Osborne
Album of the Year: The Weight of These Wings, Miranda Lambert/ Produced by Frank Liddell/EricMasse/Glenn Worf
Single Record of the Year: “H.O.L.Y.,” Florida Georgia Line/ Produced by Joey Moi
Song of the Year: “Die a Happy Man,” written by Thomas Rhett/Sean Douglas/Joe Spargur
Video of the Year: “Forever Country,” Artists of Then, Now & Forever/ Director: Joseph Kahn
Songwriter of the Year: Lori McKenna