year
1989
SHOW DETAILS
Grand Ole Opry House, Nashville, TN - CBS Network
HOST
Anne Murray and and Kenny Rogers
COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME INDUCTEE
Jack Stapp, Cliffie Stone, Hank Thompson

WINNERS

Album of the Year
Will The Circle Be Unbroken Vol. II
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
Produced by Randy Scruggs
Entertainer of the Year
George Strait
Female Vocalist of the Year
Kathy Mattea
Group of the Year
Highway 101
Horizon Award
Clint Black
Male Vocalist of the Year
Ricky Van Shelton
Music Video of the Year
“There’s A Tear In My Beer”
Hank Williams, Jr. and Hank Williams, Sr.
Directed by Ethan Russell
Musical Event of the Year
“There’s A Tear In My Beer”
Hank Williams, Jr. and Hank Williams, Sr.
Musician of the Year
Johnny Gimble
Single of the Year
“I’m No Stranger To The Rain”
Keith Whitley
Produced by Garth Fundis and Keith Whitley
Song of the Year
“Chiseled In Stone”
Max D. Barnes and Vern Gosdin
Vocal Duo of the Year
The Judds