year
2016
SHOW DETAILS
Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, TN - ABC Network
HOST
Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley
COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME INDUCTEE
Randy Travis, Charlie Daniels, Fred Foster

WINNERS

Album of the Year
Mr. Misunderstood
Eric Church
Produced by Jay Joyce, Arturo Buenahora, Jr.
Entertainer of the Year
Garth Brooks
Female Vocalist of the Year
Carrie Underwood
Group of the Year
Little Big Town
Male Vocalist of the Year
Chris Stapleton
Music Video of the Year
“Fire Away”
Chris Stapleton
Directed by Tim Mattia
Musical Event of the Year
“Different For Girls”
Dierks Bentley ft. Elle King
Musician of the Year
Dann Huff
New Artist of the Year
Maren Morris
Single of the Year
“Die A Happy Man”
Thomas Rhett
Produced by Dann Huff, Jesse Frasure
Song of the Year
“Humble and Kind”
Lori McKenna
Vocal Duo of the Year
Brothers Osborne