year
2008
SHOW DETAILS
Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, TN - ABC Network
HOST
Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley
COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME INDUCTEE
Tom T. Hall, Emmylou Harris, Ernest V. "Pop" Stoneman, The Statler Brothers

WINNERS

Album of the Year
Troubadour
George Strait
Produced by Tony Brown and George Strait
Entertainer of the Year
Kenny Chesney
Female Vocalist of the Year
Carrie Underwood
Group of the Year
Rascal Flatts
Male Vocalist of the Year
Brad Paisley
Music Video of the Year
“Waitin’ On a Woman”
Brad Paisley and Andy Griffith
Directed by Jim Shea and Peter Tilden
Musical Event of the Year
“Gone Gone Gone (Done Moved On)”
Robert Plant and Alison Krauss
Musician of the Year
Mac McAnally
New Artist of the Year
Lady Antebellum
Single of the Year
“I Saw God Today”
George Strait
Produced by Tony Brown and George Strait
Song of the Year
“Stay”
Jennifer Nettles
Vocal Duo of the Year
Sugarland