48th Annual CMA Awards: The WINNERS

The 48th Annual CMA Awards turned out to be a historic night for the Blake Shelton family. Album of the Year: Miranda Lambert, Platinum Luke Bryan: Crash My Party Keith Urban: Fuse Miranda Lambert: Platinum Dierks Bentley: Riser Eric Church: The Outsiders Female Vocalist of the Year: Miranda Lambert Miranda Lambert Kacey Musgraves Taylor Swift Carrie Underwood Martina McBride Male Vocalist of … Read more

Favorite Past CMA Awards Performances

One of the greatest things about awards shows (any awards show) is the collaborations and performances put together. Of course, we’re partial to CMA Awards collaborations. Here are some of our favorite past CMA Awards performances: Shania Twain // “Any Man of Mine” Taylor Swift with Vince Gill and Alison Krauss // “Red” Loretta Lynn … Read more

Kacey Musgraves Gets Emotional on GMA

The first time Kacey Musgraves heard “Merry Go ‘Round” on the radio, she called it “crazy.” Her reaction now is a little different, if not even more emotional. The interview was a part of ABC’s “Countdown to the CMA Awards” with Robin Roberts. Musgraves is nominated for three CMA Awards, including Female Vocalist of the … Read more

Mini Carrie Underwood Beat Up Mini Brad Paisley at the CMA Awards

With the CMA Awards fast approaching it’s really fun to look back at past CMA Awards…like the time mini Carrie Underwood kind of beat up Mini Brad Paisley. Fully-grown Brad and Carrie return for the seventh time to host the CMA Awards live from Nashville on Wednesday, Nov. 5 on the ABC Television Network. Country … Read more

48th Annual CMA Awards Predictions

Gearing up for the CMA Awards feels a little like Christmas and a little like studying for a test. You know what you know, you know what you want and in a lot of cases, you probably know what’s going to happen. And with Miranda Lambert nominated for nine awards, it seems kind of certain … Read more

Country Stars and Their CMA Awards

With the CMA Awards fast approaching, we thought it’d be fun to look back (and maybe forward) to what some of these country stars have been doing (and may do) with their actual CMA Awards. If Miranda wins even half of the awards she’s nominated for, she’ll need that “Little Red Wagon” she’s been singing … Read more

6 Things to Look Forward to During the CMA Awards

The 48th Annual CMA Awards are right around the corner and there’s a lot to look forward to. Like, Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood are hosting for the seventh straight year…and performances from Keith Urban, Luke Bryan, Dierks Bentley and every other one of our favorites! But, here’s what we should all be really excited … Read more

Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood Stay Up Late

CMA Award hosts, Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley, took their act to the Big Apple for a quick visit with Seth Meyers and his Late Night audience. We learned a lot from their time with Seth, like: Carrie has outfit ADD and some people are easier and more fun to make fun of than others. … Read more

Contest: Are You the Ultimate Country Fan?

***Update: We are no longer accepting entries. A winner has been selected. Meet America’s Ultimate Country Fan and watch his or her once in a lifetime experience in real time by monitoring #UltimateCountryFan on Instagram! Are you the ultimate country fan? You could win the ultimate fan experience. All you have to do is fill out the … Read more

Mini Brad Paisley Needs Mom to Handle Fire

The chemistry between Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood dates back…decades. We thought this was only the pair’s seventh year to host the CMA Awards, but it seems we missed a few years. Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will each perform during the three-hour live broadcast Wednesday, Nov. 5 on the ABC Television Network from the … Read more

Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley Look Back on Past CMA Awards

Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood are gearing up for their seventh round of hosting the CMA Awards on November 5, but first, we have to go back in time and check out little Brad and little Carrie “hosting” the CMA Awards. Carrie’s “What?” at the end is probably some of the best acting work she’s … Read more

2014 CMA Awards Nominees

The 48th Annual CMA Awards will be hosted by Brad Paisley and (soon-to-be mama) Carrie Underwood and will air live on November 5th at 8:00 p.m. ET on ABC. To no one’s surprise, Miranda Lambert is leading the way with nine nominations. She tied her own record for most female nominations and is just one shy … Read more