CMA Awards 2012 – Winners List and Videos (UPDATED)

This week’s Hurricane Sandy insanity means we’re a little short handed here at the blog! Unfortunately, we will not be live blogging the CMAs this year. BUT we’ll be back with a full winner’s list and HOPEFULLY some photos and videos for you all!

Congrats to Blake Shelton! He won Entertainer of the Year and Male Vocalist of the Year!

The 46th Annual Country Music Awards will be co-hosted for the 5th consecutive year by Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley!

Expect performances from Carrie Underwood, plus Kelly Clarkson and Vince Gill will be singing Kelly’s new country song “Don’t Rush.” Idol judge, Keith Urban and The Voice coach, Blake Shelton will also perform!

Scotty McCreery will be on hand to present an award, and expect Kristy Lee Cook, Casey James, Bucky Covington and Lauren Alaina in the audience.

Carrie Underwood and Kelly Clarkson (?!?) are both nominated for Female Vocalist of the Year.  Blake Shelton and Keith Urban for Male Vocalist and Blake Shelton for Entertainer of the Year, Single of the Year and Song of the Year.



Kelly Clarkson
Miranda Lambert – Winner
Martina McBride
Taylor Swift
Carrie Underwood


Jason Aldean
Luke Bryan
Eric Church
Blake Shelton – Winner
Keith Urban


Eli Young Band
Lady Antebellum
Little Big Town – Winner
The Band Perry
Zac Brown Band


Jason Aldean
Kenny Chesney
Brad Paisley
Blake Shelton – WINNER
Taylor Swift


“Chief” – Eric Church – WINNER
“Four the Record” – Miranda Lambert
“Home” – Dierks Bentley
“Own the Night” – Lady Antebellum
“Tailgates and Tanlines” – Luke Bryan

Music Video

Come Over – Kenny Chesney – Directed by Shaun Silva
Over You – Miranda Lambert – Directed by Trey Fanjoy
Pontoon Little Big Town – Directed by Declan Whitebloom
Red Solo Cup – Toby Keith – Directed by Michael Salomon – Winner
Springsteen – Eric Church – Directed by Peter Zavadil


Sam Bush – Mandolin
Paul Franklin – Steel Guitar
Danny Huff – Guitar
Brent Mason – Guitar
Mac McAnally – Guitar – Winner

Single of the Year

Dirt Road Anthem – Jason Aldean
God Gave Me You – Blake Shelton
Home – Dierks Bentley
Pontoon – Little Big Town – WINNER
Springsteen – Eric Church

Song of the Year

Even If it Breaks Your Heart – Eli Young Band – Will Hoge and Eric Paslay
God Gave Me You – Blake Shelton – Dave Barnes
Home – Dierks Bentley – Dan Wilson, Brett Beavers, and Dierks Bentley
Over You – Miranda Lambert – Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton – WINNER
Springsteen – Eric Church – Eric Church, Ryan Tyndell, and Jeff Hyde

Musical Event Of The Year

Dixie Highway – Zac Brown Band and Alan Jackson
Feel Like a Rock Star – Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw – WINNER
Roll Me Up And Smoke Me When I Die – Willie Nelson, Snoop Dogg, Jamey Johnson, and Kris Kristofferson
Safe and Sound – Taylor Swift and The Civil Wars
Stuck On You – Lionel Richie and Darius Rucker

Vocal Duo Of The Year

Big and Rich
Love and Theft
Civil Wars
Thompson Square – WINNER

New Artist

Lee Bryce
Brantley Gilbert
Love and Theft
Thompson Square
Hunter Hayes – WINNER


Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley Open the CMAS

Scotty McCreery and Shawn Johnson Hand Out the Vocal Group of the Year Award

The American Idol winner and Olympic Gymnast/DWTS all-star  join forces!

Willie Nelson Tribute

Featuring Blake Shelton and Keith Urban singing a duet! Plus, Lady Antebellum and more.

Blake Shelton Accepts Entertainer of the Year

Blake was TOTALLY shocked to win the big award!

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