HollywoodNews.com: The 2010 CMT Music Awards was hosted by Kid Rock and featured some new winners, as well as some repeats.
Fan-favorite Carrie Underwood took home awards for Video of the Year (“Cowboy Casanova”), and for CMT Performance of the Year (“Temporary Home,” an invitation only concert). Keith Urban won for Male Video of the Year (“Til Summer Comes Around”) and Miranda Lambert took home her first CMT Music Award for Female Video of the Year (“White Liar”).
Group Lady Antebellum won Group Video of the Year (“Need You Now”), while Blake Shelton and Trace Adkins won Collaborative Video of the Year (“Hillbilly Bone”).
The show started with a performance by Kid Rock who was then joined on stage by Trace Adkins, Zac Brown, Randy Houser, Jamey Johnson, Martina McBride, Kellie Pickler, and Hank Williams, Jr. Miranda Lambert then performed her hit “White Liar,” followed by Tim McGraw performing “Southern Voice.” Brad Paisley then took the stage to perform “American Saturday Night.”
LeAnn Rimes gave a stunning performance with her fully choreographed dance number that included an appearance by songwriter John Anderson. Carrie Underwood then graced the stage to sing “Undo It” followed by a first time television performance by John Mayber of Urban’s song “Hit the Ground Running.” Lady Antebellum closed out the night with the television exclusive of the unreleased single, “Stars Tonight,” off of their current album.
Some of the presenters for the night included “Dancing With the Stars” competitors Erin Andrews and Maks Chmerkovskiy, Laura Bell Bundy, Sheryl Crow, Paula Deen, Kara Dioguardi, Gloriana, Faith Hill, Martina McBride, Reba McEntire, Terrell Owens, Hayden Panettiere, Richard Petty, Kellie Pickler, Jada Pinkett-Smith, LeAnn Rimes, Blake Shelton, “Jersey Shore’s” Snooki and The Situation, David Spade, Taylor Swift, Kenan Thompson, Carrie Underwood, Luke Wilson, Trisha Yearwood and Zac Brown Band.
Below is the full list of winners:
VIDEO OF THE YEAR – Carrie Underwood – “Cowboy Casanova”
MALE VIDEO OF THE YEAR – Keith Urban – “‘Til Summer Comes Around”
FEMALE VIDEO OF THE YEAR – Miranda Lambert – “White Liar”
GROUP VIDEO OF THE YEAR – Lady Antebellum – “Need You Now”
DUO VIDEO OF THE YEAR – Brooks & Dunn – “Indian Summer”
USA WEEKEND BREAKTHROUGH VIDEO OF THE YEAR – Luke Bryan – “Do I”
COLLABORATIVE VIDEO OF THE YEAR – Blake Shelton featuring Trace Adkins – “Hillbilly Bone
CMT PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR – Carrie Underwood – “Temporary Home” from INVITATION ONLY: CARRIE UNDERWOOD
VIDEO DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR – Shaun […]