Chris Stapleton Slated to Receive the 2015 CMT Artists of the Year Breakout Award


It has just been announced that three-time CMA award winner Chris Stapleton will receive CMT Artists of the Year Breakout Award as well as perform live at the sixth annual CMT Artists of the Year show and, really, no one is more deserving.

The country music singer/songwriter became an icon overnight after winning three CMA awards this year and soon after, his album Traveller shot to No. 1 on the charts.


It looks like the CMT  Artists of the Year show will be the perfect year-end toast and celebration for this country star who is finally get the recognition he deserves.

The CMT Artists of the Year special premieres on Wednesday, December 2 at 8pm ET.

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