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Miranda Lambert, Chris Stapleton, Brothers Osborne lead 2018 ACM Awards winners

The 53rd Academy of Country Music Awards took place last night in Las Vegas.

The night was an emotional one for everybody as it marked the first major Country music event in the city since the Route 91 Harvest festival shooting in October. Jason Aldean, who was performing at the time of the shooting, picked up the award for Entertainer of the Year marking his third consecutive win in the category.

During his acceptance speech, Aldean thanked his fans for their support following the tragedy and paid tribute to those who were killed and injured during his set.

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Leading the awards for the evening were Miranda Lambert, Chris Stapleton and Brothers Osborne, who all picked up two awards. Lambert took home Female Vocalist of the Year for the ninth consecutive year while Stapleton collection Male Vocalis of the Year and Album of the Year for From a Room: Volume 1.

Brothers Osborne, who were one of the early winners, picked up Vocal Duo of the Year for the second consecutive year and Video of the Year for It Ain’t My Fault.

Stars who performed during the awards included host Reba McEntire and Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, Miranda Lambert, Dan + Shay, Maren Morris and Jason Aldean.

The full list of winners is:

Entertainer of the year

Jason Aldean

Male vocalist of the year

Chris Stapleton

Female vocalist of the year

Miranda Lambert

Single record of the year

Body Like a Back Road by Sam Hunt

Video of the year

It Ain’t My Fault by Brothers Osborne

Vocal event of the year

The Fighter by Keith Urban featuring Carrie Underwood

Vocal duo of the year

Brothers Osborne

Vocal group of the year

Old Dominion

Album of the year

From a Room: Vol. 1 by Chris Stapleton

Song of the year

Tin Man by Miranda Lambert

New female vocalist of the year

Lauren Alaina

New male vocalist of the year

Brett Young

New vocal duo or group of the year


Songwriter of the year

Rhett Akins

Pip Ellwood-Hughes
Pip Ellwood-Hughes
Pip is the Editor of Entertainment Focus and the Managing Director of agency Piñata Media.

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