The CMT Music Awards is an award voted by fans for country music videos and television performances. The awards ceremony is held yearly in Nashville, Tennessee, and broadcast live on CMT.
It is one of country music’s biggest nights as the CMT Music Awards celebrate some of the biggest successes and achievements in the genre’s music videos produced over the last year.
The award event was greatly glamorous with big star appearances from Luke Bryan to Carrie Underwood and so many more.
The event also showcased genre-bending performances from H.E.R., NEEDTOBREATHE and R&B legend Gladys Knight.
Maren Morris topped this year’s nominees alongside Miranda Lambert, having earned four nods each. Co-hosts and performers Kelsea Ballerini and Kane Brown came in second with three nominations, as did Little Big Town and Mickey Guyton.
CMT MUSIC AWARDS 2021: AWARD WINNERS
Here is a look at this year’s winners:
Video of the year: Carrie Underwood with John Legend – “Hallelujah”
Female video of the year: Gabby Barrett – “The Good Ones”
Male video of the year: Kane Brown – “Worship You”
Duo/group video of the year: Little Big Town – “Wine, Beer, Whiskey”
Breakthrough video of the year: Dylan Scott – “Nobody”
Collaborative video of the year: Chris Young and Kane Brown – “Famous Friends”
CMT performance of the year: Kelsea Ballerini and Halsey – “The Other Girl”
Best family feature: Taylor Swift – “The Best Day (Taylor’s Version)”