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Carrie Underwood wins Entertainer of the Year at ACM Awards

Carrie Underwood took top honors at the 44th annual Academy of Country Music Awards tonight, becoming the seventh female in ACM history to take home the Entertainer of the Year award. It was the second win of the night for the American Idol alum, who capped off the Reba McEntire-hosted ceremony with a tearful acceptance speech (Underwood also won the Top Female Vocalist award). Newbie Julianne Hough was also a big winner, nabbing the win for Top New Female Artist, while Jake Owen picked up the trophy for Top New Male Artist. Taylor Swift, meanwhile, picked up Top Album of the Year for Fearless, while Brad Paisley won Top Male Vocalist. See below for the complete list of winners, and check out what went on behind scenes at the ceremony with Whitney Pastorek’s live backstage blog.

Entertainer of the Year
Carrie Underwood

Album of the Year
, Taylor Swift

Top Male Vocalist
Brad Paisley

Top Female Vocalist
Carrie Underwood

Top Vocal Group
Rascal Flatts

Top Vocal Duo

Top New Male Vocalist
Jake Owen

Top New Female Vocalist
Julianne Hough

Top New Vocal Duo or Group
Zac Brown Band

Single Record of the Year
“You’re Gonna Miss This”, Trace Adkins

Song of the Year
“In Color”, Jamey Johnson

Video of the Year
“Waitin’ on a Woman”, Brad Paisley

Vocal Event of the Year
“Start a Band”, Brad Paisley with Keith Urban