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Carrie Underwood Was the Night’s Big Winner at the 2020 CMT Music Awards

The fan-voted 2020 CMT Music Awards aired last night on Wednesday, October 21 from various outdoor locations in Nashville, TN. Hosted by Kane Brown, Ashely McBryde, and Sarah Hyland, the night was full of energetic performances, well deserved winners, and socially distanced fun!

Carrie Underwood was the night’s big winner, as she won her 21st and 22nd CMT Awards for Video of the Year and Female Video of the year with “Drinking Alone,” making her the winningest artist in CMT Award history.

Jennifer Nettles was also honored with the inaugural CMT Equal Play Award.

Watch some of the night’s performances here & See the full list of 2020 CMT Music Award winners below.

Video of the Year

Winner: Carrie Underwood – “Drinking Alone”

Keith Urban – “Polaroid”
Kelsea Ballerini – “homecoming queen?”
Luke Combs – “Beer Never Broke My Heart”
Miranda Lambert – “Bluebird”
Tanya Tucker – “Bring My Flowers Now”

Female Video of the Year

Winner: Carrie Underwood – “Drinking Alone”

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Ashley McBryde – “One Night Standards”
Gabby Barrett – “I Hope”
Kelsea Ballerini – “homecoming queen?”
Maren Morris – “The Bones”
Miranda Lambert – “Bluebird”

Male Video of the Year

Winner: Luke Bryan – “One Margarita”

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Jason Aldean – “Got What I Got”
Luke Combs – “Even Though I’m Leaving”
Morgan Wallen – “Chasin’ You (Dream Video)”
Sam Hunt – “Hard To Forget”
Thomas Rhett – “Remember You Young”

Group Video of the Year

Winner: Old Dominion – “One Man Band”

Lady A – “Champagne Night”
Little Big Town – “Wine, Beer, Whiskey”
Midland – “Cheatin’ Songs (Live From the Palomino)”
The Chicks – “Gaslighter”
The Highwomen – “Crowded Table”

Duo Video of the Year

Winner: Dan + Shay – “I Should Probably Go To Bed”

Brothers Osborne – “All Night (Studio Performance)”
Florida Georgia Line – “Blessings”
LOCASH – “One Big Country Song”
Maddie & Tae – “Die From A Broken Heart”

Breakthrough Video of the Year

Winner: Gabby Barrett – “I Hope”

Blanco Brown – “The Git Up”
Caylee Hammack – “Family Tree”
Ingrid Andress – “More Hearts Than Mine”
Riley Green – “I Wish Grandpas Never Died”
Travis Denning – “After a Few”

Collaborative Video of the Year

Winner: Blake Shelton with Gwen Stefani – “Nobody But You”

Carly Pearce and Lee Brice – “I Hope You’re Happy Now”
Dan + Shay & Justin Bieber – “10,000 Hours”
Kane Brown feat. Nelly – “Cool Again”
Marshmello & Kane Brown – “One Thing Right”
Thomas Rhett featuring Jon Pardi – “Beer Can’t Fix”

CMT Performance of the Year

Winner: From CMT Artists of the Year: Chris Young – “Drowning”

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From CMT Artists of the Year: Ashley McBryde – “One Night Standards”
From CMT Crossroads: Brooks & Dunn and Luke Combs – “Brand New Man”
From CMT Crossroads: Halsey and Kelsea Ballerini – “Graveyard”
From CMT Artists of the Year: Sam Hunt – “Fancy”
From CMT Crossroads: Sheryl Crow and Chris Stapleton – “Tell Me When It’s Over”

Quarantine Video of the Year

Winner: Granger Smith – “Don’t Cough On Me”

Big & Rich – “Stay Home”
Brad Paisley – “No I In Beer”
Carly Pearce – “It Won’t Always Be Like This (The Acoustic Sessions)”
Charlie Worsham ft. Billy Justineau, Molly Tuttle, Rachel Loy, Jillian Jacqueline, Tucker Wilson, Stephen Wilson Jr., Leigh Nash, Fancy Hagood, Lucie Silvas, John Osborne & Sadler Vaden – “With A Little Help From My Friends (Beatles Cover)”
Dave Haywood (of Lady A) & Kelli Haywood – “Just Another Day In Quarantine”
Dolly Parton – “When Life Is Good Again”

Luke Combs– “Six Feet Apart”
Tenille Townes ft. Abby Anderson, Kassi Ashton, Keelan Donovan, Alex Hall, Adam Hambrick & Caylee Hammack – “Lean On Me (Bill Withers Cover”

Thomas Rhett ft. Reba McEntire, Hillary Scott, Chris Tomlin & Keith Urban – “Be A Light (Fan Video)

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