The 47th CMA Awards was held at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on Wednesday Nov. 6, 2013.
The country legend George Strait took home the top prize, Entertainer of the Year, for the third time since 1989. One of the main stars on the red carpet was Taylor Swift. 23-year-old singer this year was presented a prestigious Pinnacle Award award that symbolizes her global success. Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton, a married couple, won top honors as CMA’s Female and Male Vocalists of the Year four years in a row.
Entertainer of the Year: George Strait
Male Vocalist of the Year: Blake Shelton
Female Vocalist of the Year: Miranda Lambert
Vocal Duo of the Year: Florida Georgia Line
New Artist of the Year: Kacey Musgraves
Vocal Group of the Year: Little Big Town
Musical Event of the Year: Tim McGraw feat. Taylor Swift and Keith Urban, “Highway Don’t Care”
Album of the Year: Blake Shelton, Based on a True Story
Single of the Year: Florida Georgia Line, “Cruise”
Song of the Year: Lee Brice, “I Drive Your Truck”
Music Video of the Year: Tim McGraw feat. Taylor Swift and Keith Urban, “Highway Don’t Care”
Musician of the Year: Mac McAnally (Guitar)