The 2013 CMT Music Awards were held Wednesday at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena, and the night’s big winners included country music power couple Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton, and breakout stars Florida Georgia Line.
Here is the complete list of winners:
VIDEO OF THE YEAR: Carrie Underwood – “Blown Away”
MALE VIDEO OF THE YEAR: Blake Shelton – “Sure Be Cool If You Did”
FEMALE VIDEO OF THE YEAR: Miranda Lambert – “Mama’s Broken Heart”
GROUP VIDEO OF THE YEAR: Lady Antebellum – “Downtown”
DUO VIDEO OF THE YEAR: Florida Georgia Line – “Cruise”
BREAKTHROUGH VIDEO OF THE YEAR: Florida Georgia Line – “Cruise”
COLLABORATIVE VIDEO OF THE YEAR: Jason Aldean with Luke Bryan and Eric Church – “The Only Way I Know,” from 2012 CMA Awards
CMT PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR: Miranda Lambert – “Over You” from 2012 CMT ARTISTS OF THE YEAR
The evening also featured many of the winners performing their latest hits. Lambert delivered a rousing “Mama’s Broken Heart.” Aldean debuted the title track from “Night Train.” Lady Antebellum performed ”Good Town.” And Oklahoma native Underwood teamed with the choir from Nashville Christ Church to deliver a stirring tribute to the victims of the state’s recent spate of fatal tornadoes with “See You Again.”
If you missed the festivities, you have still have plenty of opportunities to see them — the 2013 CMT Music Awards will re-air Thursday, June 6 at 9pm; Saturday, June 8 at 2pm; and Sunday, June 9 at 3pm and 10pm.
Photos: John Russell