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Singer-songwriter Garth Brooks speaks in the press room after winning the entertainer of the year award at the 53rd annual CMA Awards at Bridgestone Arena on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.
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November 14, 2019 - 11:37 am
The Country Music Association Awards almost fully honored and highlighted the women of country music — whose songs have been heavily dismissed on country radio over the years — until two words were uttered when they named its entertainer of the year: Garth Brooks.
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The award for Entertainer of the Year goes to Keith Urban at the 54TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, to broadcast LIVE from MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Sunday, April 7, 2019.
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April 08, 2019 - 10:04 am
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- The 54th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards were presented Sunday in Las Vegas. Country superstar Reba McEntire hosted for a record-breaking 16th time and she had jokes. The singer/sitcom star talked about the fact it recently snowed in Las Vegas. "It was so...
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\Kacey Musgraves, winner of the awards for best country album for "Golden Hour", best country song for "Space Cowboy", best country solo performance for "Butterflies" and album of the year for "Golden Hour" poses in
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April 07, 2019 - 11:04 am
Kacey Musgraves made history when she won the 2019 Grammy for album of the year and swept the country music categories, but there's one award she won't win: entertainer of the year at the Academy of Country Music Awards. That's because no women are nominated for the show's top award Sunday. Instead...
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Front row from left: David Rubenstein, Wayne Shorter, Philip Glass, Reba McEntire, Cher, Deborah Rutter; back row from left: Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan, Grace Rodriguez, Thomas Kail, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Andy Blankenbuehler, and Alex Lacamoire
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December 03, 2018 - 9:38 am
By Ashraf Khalil, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Last year's Kennedy Center Honors ceremony was almost overshadowed by controversy surrounding the sitting president. This year's event took place in the shadow of the death of a former commander-in-chief. Sunday night's ceremony honoring lifetime...
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