Underwood and Legend gained video of the 12 months for Hallelujah. Underwood accepted for herself and Legend, persevering with her file because the most-decorated artist within the historical past of the CMT Music Awards,
“Thank you followers! Thank you CMT!” Underwood stated. “You’re the explanation we’re all right here doing what we do, doing what we love (and) making music movies.”
The CMTs have been thrown a last-minute jolt when Maren Morris and Gabby Barrett dropped out from the present for obscure causes. Barrett gained feminine video of the 12 months.
The present closed out with a efficiency of “Famous Friends” by Brown and Young.