Keith Urban was the big winner at last night's (Wednesday, June 7th) CMT Music Awards at the Music City Center in Nashville. He took home trophies in four categories, including Collaborative Video for “The Fighter” with Carrie Underwood, CMT Social Superstar, and Male Video and overall Video of the Year for “Blue Ain't Your Color.”
Carrie took home two awards, Collaborative Video with Keith and Female Video of the Year for “Church Bells.” Here’s a complete list of 2017 CMT Music Awards winners:
Video of the Year: Keith Urban, “Blue Ain’t Your Color”
Male Video of the Year: Keith Urban, “Blue Ain’t Your Color”
CMT Social Superstar of the Year Presented by Pepsi: Keith Urban
Collaborative Video of the Year: Keith Urban featuring Carrie Underwood, “The Fighter”
Female Video of the Year: Carrie Underwood, “Church Bells”
Group Video of the Year: Little Big Town, “Better Man”
Duo Video of the Year: Florida Georgia Line, “H.O.L.Y.”
Breakthrough Video of the Year: Lauren Alaina, “Road Less Traveled”
CMT Performance of the Year: Jason Derulo and Luke Bryan, “Want to Want Me” (From CMT Crossroads)
The two-and-a-half hour CMT Music Awards opened with a star-studded pre-taped skit starring awards show host and Nashville star Charles Esten, Billy Ray Cyrus, Luke Bryan, Brett Eldredge, Cole Swindell, Florida Georgia Line, Little Big Town, Thomas Rhett, and Brett Eldredge and his dog, Edgar, to name a few.
The first of many performances throughout the evening was a tribute to the late Gregg Allman by Darius Rucker, Jason Aldean, Lady A's Charles Kelley and Derek Trucks of the Allman Brothers song “Midnight Rider.”
In clip one, Carrie Underwood accepts Female Video.
“Thank you so much. Thank you so much for directing this video. Thank you to all the people who came out to see us out on tour and were a part of this video. Thank you for voting. This award show is really cool because it's voted on by you guys. You guys are the ones that buy our music, that come see us play, that support us in every single way so it's only fair you guys should get a say. So thank you so much for this. Thank you, God, for so many incredible blessings. Blessings that we have in our lives. Me and my husband, there's a lot going on right now in our lives and we are so grateful and we are so blessed. Thanks to this town. And thank you guys for being here for the craziness. Go, Preds.”