Cam Gives a Amazing Performance of 'Burning House'
No one could’ve predicted the great success of “Burning House,” the platinum debut from soon-to-be superstar Cam, but her performance at the ACM Awards showed Cam’s powerhouse vocals and proved to be one of the best moments of the evening.
Miranda Lambert Takes The Award For Female Vocalist of the Year
With seven consecutive Female Vocalist of the Year awards to her name, Miranda Lambert shattered her own Guinness World Record at the ACM Awards this year. Its is obvious that she's one of country music's most dominant female artists - and, really, one of its most dominant artists, period.
Little Big Town & Trombone Shorty Perform 'Stay All Night' Together
The guys of Little Big Town let their vocals shine during the group's performance of "Stay All Night". The group where accompanied by New Orleans multi-instrumentalist Trombone Shorty. Their four-part harmony was an easy reminder of why LBT are so deserving of that trophy for Vocal Group of the Year.
Thomas Rhett Wins Single Record of the Year
In a stacked category, Thomas Rhett’s “Die a Happy Man”took home Single Record of the Year. Rhett was up against, among others, Little Big Town’s “Girl Crush” but his performance of his song just minutes after his win was an excellent showcase of just how strong this track really is.
Carrie Underwood Kills 'Church Bells'
Carrie Underwood showed once again why she's one of the most dynamic performers around. She tackled her song "Church Bells" like a boss. Looking like a steampunk in a metallic-silver outfit, the country star brought a forceful edge to both her vocals and the tune's instrumentation.
Chris Stapleton Has Another Big Night
Country darling Chris Stapleton landed a trio of coveted prizes: Male Vocalist of the Year, Album of the Year for "Traveller", and Song of the Year for “Nobody to Blame.” Stapleton also took home New Male Vocalist of the Year - a near-sweep of the categories in which he was nominated.
Tim McGraw Shares Important Message With 'Humble and Kind'
Tim McGraw's "Humble and Kind" performance was one of the evening's highlights. McGraw chose to include dozens of people from all walks of life - firefighters, children, military personnel and those of all sorts of ethnic backgrounds. "Humble and Kind" is McGraw's latest single, and a great reminder that humility and kindness are the way to go.
Jason Aldean Wins Entertainer of the Year
Jason Aldean took home the night's highest honor, Entertainer of the Year. Thanking everyone from his record label and his producer to his wife Brittany and two little girls, a heartfelt Aldean professed his love for country music, country radio and his fans.
Dolly Parton Proves Exactly Why She's a Country Legend
Country icon Dolly Partonreceived the Tex Ritter Award for her NBC movie, Coat of Many Colors, but she and pop star Katy Perry also teamed up to perform a medley of the former's beloved hits, including "Coat of Many Colors," "Jolene" and "9 to 5."