Inspirational Country Music Awards Honor Carrie Underwood, Craig Morgan

Written by SLN Staff Writer
Inspirational Country Music Awards Honor Carrie Underwood, Craig Morgan

The 16th Annual Inspirational Country Music Awards took place on Thursday. Carrie Underwood’s video for her No.1 hit, “Temporary Home” was recognized as inspirational video of the year. Craig Morgan took home two ICMs for mainstream country artist of the year and mainstream inspirational song for “This Ain’t Nothin.'”

The Roys, took the honor of DUo fo the Year for the second consecutive year. “I am shakin’ in my shoes,” said an excited Elaine Roy of the honor. “We are so blessed and excited to win this award again this year. We have so many people to thank, especially our Lord and Savior.” Her brother Lee chimed in to say, “We are very, very grateful to be chosen.”

The 2010 ICM Awards will air at a later date on the DayStar Television Network.

See a full list of ICM Award winners after the jump.

Entertainer of the Year

Point of Grace

Male Vocalist

Tommy Brandt

Female Vocalist

Mary James

Vocal Duo

The Roys

Vocal Group

CrossCountry The Band

Mainstream Inspirational Country Song

“This Ain't Nothin,'” Craig Morgan

Christian Country Song

“Cowboys Love Jesus Too,” Russ Murphy


Russ Murphy

Mainstream Country Artist

Craig Morgan

New Artist

Laura Dodd


Dennis Agajanian

Comedy Act

Johnny Lee Cook

Radio Personality

Rich Miller

Radio Station

WCWV, Summersville, WV


“Temporary Home,” Carrie Underwood; director, Deaton Flanigen Productions

Pioneer-Living Legend Award

Dan Cowart, Audio Outreach Ministries

Inspirational Bluegrass Artist

Ricky Skaggs

Youth In Music Award

Renee Spencer

Music Evangelist of the Year

Greg McDougal

Television Network

TCT Network

Faith, Family, & Country Movie

The Blind Side, Alcon Entertainment, Warner Brothers Pictures