The 55th Annual Country Music Association Awards were held on Wednesday night from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, hosted by Luke Bryan. Chris Stapleton the big winner of the evening with six trophies, and Luke Combs earning the biggest prize of night, winning ‘Entertainer of the Year’.

Stapleton won song of the year and single of the year for “Starting Over” and took album of the year for his record of the same name, walking away with two more trophies as a producer on the single and album.

The Brothers Osborne won vocal duo of the year for the fourth time. Lead singer T.J. Osborne, who came out as gay this year, said: “It’s been a roller coaster of a year, especially for me emotionally, and for you all to support me, it’s been incredible.

For a full list of 2021 CMA Awards winners, visit the link here.

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