Thomas Rhett & Carrie Underwood share Entertainer of the Year honor at ACM Awards

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Thomas Rhett, Carrie Underwood, and Luke Combs were the big winners at the almost virtual Academy of Country Music Awards in Nashville, Tennessee on Wednesday night (September 16, 2020).

Rhett and Underwood were both named Entertainer of the Year at the close of the event, which featured a mix of live, virtual and pre-taped segments.

Rhett’s prize was his second – he also picked up the Video of the Year gong at a pre-ceremony prizegiving at the beginning of the week.

Combs also doubled up with the honors for Male Artist of the Year and Album of the Year for What You See Is What You Get, and Old Dominion also scored a couple of prizes, landing the Group of the Year and Song of the Year awards, while Maren Morris had a big night out, performing for the first time as a new mum and picking up the Female Artist of the Year trophy.

There were also huge wins at the ceremony, hosted by Keith Urban, for Blake Shelton (Single of the Year) and Dan + Shay (Duo of the Year).

The full list of 2020 Academy of Country Music Awards winners is:

Entertainer of the YearThomas Rhett & Carrie Underwood

Male Artist of the YearLuke Combs

Female Artist of the YearMaren Morris

Duo of the YearDan + Shay

Group of the YearOld Dominion

New Female Artist of the YearTenille Townes

New Male Artist of the YearRiley Green

Album of the Year – What You See Is What You Get by Luke Combs

Single of the Year – God’s Country by Blake Shelton

Video of the Year – Remember You Young by Thomas Rhett

Song of the Year – One Man Band by Old Dominion (Songwriters: Josh Osborne, Matthew Ramsey, Trevor Rosen, and Brad Tursi)

Music Event of the Year – Fooled Around and Fell in Love by Miranda Lambert featuring Maren Morris, Ashley McBryde, Tenille Townes, Caylee Hammack, and Elle King

Songwriter of the YearHillary Lindsey

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