BMI Congratulates its 2018 CMA Winners

Posted in News on November 15, 2018
Pictured are Keith Urban and Kacey Musgraves.
Pictured are Keith Urban and Kacey Musgraves.

BMI is so proud to congratulate our affiliates who took home prestigious CMA trophies in nearly every category last night, including Kacey Musgraves (Album of the Year), Keith Urban (Entertainer of the Year), Carrie Underwood (Female Vocalist of the Year) and Luke Combs (New Artist of the Year). The ceremony, which was co-hosted by megastar Carrie Underwood, also included electrifying performances by these winners and other superstars including Thomas Rhett, Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney, Florida Georgia Line, Bebe Rehxa, Miranda Lambert, Jason Aldean, Maren Morris and others, who all lit up the stage in Nashville, each in their own unique way.

Kudos to all who won, were nominated, and participated to make country’s biggest night a success. Here’s the complete list of BMI winners.

Entertainer of the Year
Keith Urban

Female Vocalist of the Year
Carrie Underwood

Album of the Year
Golden Hour, Kacey Musgraves (Producers: Ian Fitchuk, Daniel Tashian and Kacey Musgraves

New Artist of the Year
Luke Combs

Song of the Year
“Broken Halos,” Chris Stapleton* (Co-Writer Mike Henderson)

Single of the Year
“Broken Halos,” Chris Stapleton* (Co-Producer: Dave Cobb)

Musical Event of the Year
“Everything’s Gonna Be Alright,” David Lee Murphy* with Kenny Chesney

Music Video of the Year
“Marry Me,” Thomas Rhett

Musician of the Year
Mac McAnally

*Not affiliated with BMI


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