The 2019 CMA Awards were full of surprises. From awkward fashion choices, to outstanding performances, even some of the winners were shocked they were taking home an award. Below is the full list of winners from the 2019 CMA Awards. Hopefully your favorite artist or band didn’t leave empty handed!
Entertainer of the Year
Garth Brooks —WINNER!
Female Vocalist of the Year
Kacey Musgraves —WINNER!
Male Vocalist of the Year
Luke Combs —WINNER!
Album of the Year (Awarded to Artist(s) and Producer(s))
Center Point Road, Thomas Rhett (Producers: Dann Huff, Jesse Frasure, Thomas Rhett, Julian Bunetta, The Stereotypes, Cleve Wilson)
Cry Pretty, Carrie Underwood (Producers: David Garcia, Jim Jonsin, Carrie Underwood)
Dan + Shay, Dan + Shay (Producers: Dan Smyers, Scott Hendricks)
Desperate Man, Eric Church (Producers: Jay Joyce, Arturo Buenahora Jr.)
Girl, Maren Morris (Producers: busbee, Maren Morris, Greg Kurstin) —WINNER!
New Artist of the Year
Ashley McBryde —WINNER!
Song of the Year (Awarded to Songwriters)
“Beautiful Crazy,” Luke Combs (Songwriters: Luke Combs, Wyatt B. Durrette III, Robert Williford) —WINNER!
“Girl,” Maren Morris (Songwriters: Maren Morris, Sarah Aarons, Greg Kurstin)
“God’s Country,” Blake Shelton (Songwriters: Devin Dawson, Jordan Schmidt, Michael Hardy)
“Rainbow,” Kacey Musgraves (Songwriters: Natalie Hemby, Shane McAnally, Kacey Musgraves)
“Tequila,” Dan + Shay (Songwriters: Dan Smyers, Nicolle Galyon, Jordan Reynolds)
Single of the Year (Awarded to Artist(s), Producer(s) and Mix Engineer(s))
“Burning Man,” Dierks Bentley feat. Brothers Osborne (Producers: Ross Copperman, Jon Randall, Arturo Buenahora Jr.; Mix Engineer: F. Reid Shippen)
“Girl,” Maren Morris (Producer: Greg Kurstin; Mix Engineer: Greg Kurstin)
“God’s Country,” Blake Shelton (Producer: Scott Hendricks; Mix Engineer: Justin Niebank) —WINNER!
“Millionaire,” Chris Stapleton (Producers: Dave Cobb, Chris Stapleton; Mix Engineer: Vance Powell)
“Speechless,” Dan + Shay (Producers: Dan Smyers, Scott Hendricks; Mix Engineer: Jeff Juliano)
Vocal Group of the Year
Little Big Town
Old Dominion —WINNER!
Zac Brown Band
Vocal Duo of the Year
Brooks & Dunn
Dan + Shay —WINNER!
Florida Georgia Line
Maddie & Tae
Musical Event of the Year
Maren Morris and Brothers Osborne, “All My Favorite People” (Producers: Maren Morris, busbee)
Brooks & Dunn and Luke Combs, “Brand New Man” (Producer: Dann Huff)
Garth Brooks and Blake Shelton, “Dive Bar” (Producer: Garth Brooks)
Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus, “Old Town Road (Remix)” (Producers: YoungKio, Michael Trent Reznor, Atticus Matthew Ross) —WINNER!
Brantley Gilbert and Lindsay Ell, “What Happens in a Small Town” (Producer: Dann Huff)
Music Video of the Year (Awarded to Artist(s) and Director(s))
“Burning Man,” Dierks Bentley Feat. Brothers Osborne (Director: Wes Edwards)
“Girl,” Maren Morris (Director: Dave Meyers)
“God’s Country,” Blake Shelton (Director: Sophie Muller)
“Rainbow,” Kacey Musgraves (Director: Hannah Lux Davis) —WINNER!
“Some of It,” Eric Church (Director: Reid Long)
Musician of the Year
Jenee Fleenor —WINNER!