Tim McGraw, Keith Urban and Taylor Swift Pick Up Early 2013 CMA Awards
The 2013 CMA Awards don't take place until tonight (November 6th - listen to the show on KEAN-105), but two category winners have already been awarded. The Musical Event of the Year and Music Video of the Year winners have been named, and the same three stars won both awards!
Tim McGraw, Keith Urban and Taylor Swift picked up the CMA for Musical Event of the Year award for their hit tune 'Highway Don't Care'. The song, which features Urban on guitar and Swift helping McGraw on vocals beat out the Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Eric Church collaboration, 'The Only Way I Know' and Blake Shelton with the Pistol Annies for 'Boys 'Round Here' among others.
The trio of megastars also picked up the CMA for Music Video of the Year for the song. The video focuses on the consequences of distracted driving, and topped Blake and the Pistol Annies (again) as well as Carrie Underwood and Lady Antebellum videos.
The rest of the big winners will be announced during the live 2013 CMA Awards broadcast. If you can't watch the show on TV (starting at 7:00pm on KTXS - ABC), listen to the complete broadcast of the 47th Annual CMA's on KEAN-105 and online at KEANRadio.com.
In other CMA news, the 2013 Awards presenters have been announced, and include Willie, Korie and Jace from A&E's 'Duck Dynasty', Lucy Hale from ABC's 'Pretty Little Liars' and several country superstars.