year
1983
SHOW DETAILS
Grand Ole Opry House, Nashville, TN - CBS Network
HOST
Anne Murray and Willie Nelson
COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME INDUCTEE
Little Jimmy Dickens

WINNERS

Album of the Year
The Closer You Get
Alabama
Entertainer of the Year
Alabama
Female Vocalist of the Year
Janie Fricke
Group of the Year
Alabama
Horizon Award
John Anderson
Male Vocalist of the Year
Lee Greenwood
Musician of the Year
Chet Atkins
Single of the Year
“Swingin'”
John Anderson
Song of the Year
“Always On My Mind”
Johnny Christopher,
Wayne Carson and Mark James
Vocal Duo of the Year
Merle Haggard & Willie Nelson