Taylor Swift, Keith Urban & Pink Perform at the 2020 ACM Awards.

Plus, a historical tie for Entertainer of the Year.

Nashville was the place to be on Thursday night as the 55th Academy of Country Music Awards got underway from three separate locations, including the iconic Blue Bird Café. 

Keith Urban hosted the country music's night of nights, and he also performed his new single with Pink One Too Many.

Taylor Swift performed for the first time in 7 years, singing her Folklore tune Betty whilst accompanying herself on the acoustic guitar. 


Maren Morris won Female Artist of the Year, and performed her rockin' single To Hell & Back. 

 

While Luke Combs won Best Male Artist and Best Album of the Year and performed Better Together. 


The award for Duo of the Year went to Dan & Shay, and they also performed their single I Should Probably Go to Bed


Blake Shelton won Single of the year with God’s Country. He also performed his single Happy Anywhere with his gal Gwen Stefani.
 


One of the highlights of the evening was Carrie Underwood's stunning medley honouring iconic female country singers including Patsy Cline, Loretta Lynn, Barbara Mandrell, Martina McBride, Reba McEntire and Dolly Parton.

 

Carrie Underwood then went on to win Entertainer of the Year - in a historic tie with Thomas Rhett. 

 

And how stunning was Miranda Lambert's performance of Bluebird!! 

 

Thanks ACMAs for another fabulous show. 

FULL LIST OF WINNERS:

ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR
Luke Bryan
Eric Church
Luke Combs
Thomas Rhett (tie)
Carrie Underwood (tie)

FEMALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Kelsea Ballerini
Miranda Lambert
Maren Morris (won)
Kacey Musgraves
Carrie Underwood

MALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Dierks Bentley
Luke Combs (won)
Thomas Rhett
Chris Stapleton
Keith Urban

DUO OF THE YEAR
Brooks & Dunn
Brothers Osborne
Dan + Shay (won)
Florida Georgia Line
Maddie & Tae

GROUP OF THE YEAR
Lady Antebellum
Little Big Town
Midland
Old Dominion (won)
The Highwomen

NEW FEMALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Ingrid Andress
Gabby Barrett
Lindsay Ell
Caylee Hammack
Tenille Townes (won)

NEW MALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Jordan Davis
Russell Dickerson
Riley Green (won)
Cody Johnson
Morgan Wallen

ALBUM OF THE YEAR
Center Point Road -- Thomas Rhett
GIRL -- Maren Morris
Heartache Medication -- Jon Pardi
What You See Is What You Get -- Luke Combs (won)
Wildcard -- Miranda Lambert
 
SINGLE OF THE YEAR
"God’s Country" -- Blake Shelton (won)
"One Man Band" -- Old Dominion
"Rainbow" -- Kacey Musgraves
"Rumor" -- Lee Brice
"What If I Never Get Over You" -- Lady Antebellum
 
SONG OF THE YEA
"10,000 Hours" -- Dan + Shay with Justin Bieber
"Girl Goin’ Nowhere" -- Ashley McBryde
"God’s Country" -- Blake Shelton
"One Man Band" -- Old Dominion (won)
"Some Of It" -- Eric Church
 
VIDEO OF THE YEAR
"10,000 Hours" -- Dan + Shay with Justin Bieber
"God’s Country" -- Blake Shelton
"One Man Band" -- Old Dominion
"Remember You Young" -- Thomas Rhett (won)
"Sugar Coat" -- Little Big Town
 
SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR
Ashley Gorley
Michael Hardy
Hillary Lindsey (won)
Shane McAnally
Josh Osborne

MUSIC EVENT OF THE YEAR
10,000 Hours – Dan + Shay with Justin Bieber
Dive Bar– Garth Brooks Featuring Blake Shelton
Fooled Around And Fell In Love – Miranda Lambert Featuring Maren Morris, Ashley McBryde, Tenille Townes, Caylee Hammack & Elle King (won)
Old Town Road – Lil Nas X Featuring Billy Ray Cyrus
What Happens In A Small Town – Brantley Gilbert Featuring Lindsay Ell

Source: YouTube/Twitter/Instagram/TaylorSwift/BlakeShelton/Pink/KeithUrban/LukeCombs/MarenMorris/ThomasRhett/CarrieUnderwood

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