CMT 2016 Artists of the Year: Carrie Underwood, Chris Stapleton, and more
Carrie Underwood, Florida Georgia Line, Chris Stapleton, Thomas Rhett, and Luke Bryan will be honored at the CMT Artists of the Year special. Newcomer Kelsea Ballerini will be given the Breakout Artist of the Year award amongst the country music veterans.
The event will be held at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center in Nashville, Tennessee in October for the country stars’ impressive presence and performances over the past year. Underwood has been previously given the Artist of the Year award three times with Florida Georgia Line receiving their fourth consecutive win.