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OTRC: CMA Awards 2013: List of winners

The 47th annual CMA Awards were held on Wednesday, Nov. 6, and the ceremony had a few surprising winners and big performances from Taylor Swift, Eric Church, Florida Georgia Line and more.

George Strait won Entertainer of the Year. It was the third time Strait won the award and he last took home the prize in 1990.

Miranda Lambert picked up the award for Female Vocalist of the Year while husband Blake Shelton won Album of the Year and Male Vocalist of the Year.

Swift was honored with the Pinnacle Award during the ceremony. The Award recognizes an artist who has achieved worldwide prominence through concert performances and record sales unique in country music.

The Pinnacle Award was created in 2005 and was first presented to Garth Brooks, the only other person to receive the honor.

Kenny Rogers received the Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award. There was also a star-studded tribute to the musician which featured performances by Jennifer Nettles of Sugarland, Rascal Flatts, and Darius Rucker.

Watch CMA Awards hosts Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley talk to OTRC.com about their hosting duties, the show's elaborate set pieces, multiple wardrobe changes and running into each other at the supermarket.

Check out the list of the 2013 CMA Awards winners below.

Entertainer of the Year
Taylor Swift
Jason Aldean
Luke Bryan
Blake Shelton
George Strait -- WINNER

Single of the Year
"Cruise" - Florida Georgia Line -- WINNER
"Highway Don't Care" - Tim McGraw with Taylor Swift and Keith Urban
"Mama's Broken Heart" - Miranda Lambert
"Merry Go Round" - Kacey Musgraves
"Wagon Wheel" - Darius Rucker

Album of the Year
"Based on a True Story" - Blake Shelton -- WINNER
"Blown Away" - Carrie Underwood
"Red" - Taylor Swift
"Same Trailer Different Park" - Kacey Musgraves
"Tornado" - Little Big Town

Song of the Year
"I Drive Your Truck" - Lee Brice -- WINNER
"Mama's Broken Heart" - Miranda Lambert
"Merry Go Round" - Kacey Musgraves
"Pontoon" - Little Big Town
"Wagon Wheel" - Darius Rucker

Female Vocalist of the Year
Kelly Clarkson
Miranda Lambert -- WINNER
Kacey Musgraves
Taylor Swift
Carrie Underwood

Male Vocalist of the Year
Jason Aldean
Luke Bryan
Eric Church
Blake Shelton -- WINNER
Keith Urban

Vocal Group of the Year
Eli Young Band
Lady Antebellum
Little Big Town -- WINNER
The Band Perry
Zac Brown Band

Vocal Duo of the Year
Big & Rich
Florida Georgia Line -- WINNER
Love and Theft
Sugarland
The Civil Wars
Thompson Square

Musical Event of the Year
"Boys 'Round Here" - Blake Shelton feat. Pistol Annies
"Cruise" - Florida Georgia Line with Nelly
"Don't Rush" - Kelly Clarkson feat. Vince Gill
"Highway Don't Care" - Tim McGraw with Taylor Swift and Keith Urban -- WINNER
"The Only Way I Know" - Jason Aldean with Luke Bryan and Eric Church

Musician of the Year
Brant Mason - Guitar
Dan Huff - Guitar
Mac McAnally - Guitar -- WINNER
Paul Franklin - Steel Guitar
Sam Bush - Mandolin

Music Video of the Year
"Blown Away" - Carrie Underwood
"Boys 'Round Here" - Blake Shelton feat. Piston Annies
"Downtown" - Lady Antebellum
"Highway Don't Care"- Tim McGraw with Taylor Swift and Keith Urban -- WINNER
"Mama's Broken Heart" - Miranda Lambert

New Artist of the Year
Lee Brice
Florida Georgia Line
Kacey Musgraves -- WINNER
Brett Eldredge
Kip Moore

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