Blake Shelton Debuts Single, ACM Winners Revealed
By ETONLINE STAFF
April 07, 2013
Blake Shelton infused a taste of hip-hop into the Academy of Country Music Awards on Sunday night when he unveiled his upbeat single Boys 'Round Here in a performance that featured Luke Bryan, Brad Paisley, Sheryl Crow and Shelton's wife Miranda Lambert. Read on to find out who was victorious on country music's biggest night.
Country's cutest couple, Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert, stole the show. While Shelton hosted, Lambert racked up statuettes, taking home Song of the Year and Single Record of the Year for the ballad Over You. The latter was presented to the songstress by none other than ET's Nancy O'Dell.
Other presenters included Faith Hill, Shania Twain, Trisha Yearwood, Gary Allan, Chris Young, Eli Young Band, Beth Behrs, Michael Chiklis, Kaley Cuoco, John Fogerty, Kevin Frazier, Colin Kaepernick, Lambert, Scotty McCreery, Musgraves, Jake Owen, Keith Urban, Reba McEntire, Tori Kelly and LL Cool J.
The night's leading nominee Eric Church, who was given seven nods, walked away with one major win for Album of the Year.
Check out a list of the most notable winners below:
Entertainer of the Year: Luke Bryan
Female Vocalist of the Year: Miranda Lambert
Male Vocalist of the Year: Jason Aldean
Record of the Year: Over You by Miranda Lambert
Song of the Year: Over You by Miranda Lambert
Vocal Group of the Year: Little Big Town
New Artist of the Year: Florida Georgia Line
Album of the Year: Chief by Eric Church
Vocal Duo of the Year: Thompson Square