Despite devastating floods, still Nashville managed to groove at the CMT Music Awards, on Wednesday night.
The show was opened by Emcee Kid Rock, the event was held at the Bridgestone Arena in downtown Nashville.
It was promised to punch anyone in case interruption of acceptance speeches with “Kanye West-isms.” But it was not necessary as fans of country-music fans settled in for an event. Among presenter as well as performers one could see Keith Urban, Carrie Underwood as well as Miranda Lambert.
“Buckles” was considered to be the biggest wards at CMT. It was received by Underwood, for video of the year, Lambert, for female video of the year as well as Urban for male video of the year.
The most poignant acceptance speech was made by Urban. As a matter of fact, he thanked Nicole Kidman, his wife and also mentioned people who were dealing with the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
As for Lambert, she got the prize for a video, in which she runs off with the best man at her wedding. In reality, she is engaged to Blake Shelton, the country star. She hopes that her wedding will not end up like that video.
Underwood was also awarded, in her speech she thanked her fans.