The CMA Awards are right around the corner. Dubbed country music’s biggest night, the performances are really just a way to get people tuning in. In reality it’s all about the awards. Country’s best performances are honored with a host of awards celebrating all types of achievements.
The 2014 CMA Awards are in the books and it was definitely an interesting night. Miranda Lambert was the biggest winner of the night, taking home four awards. Luke Bryan took home the award for Entertainer of the Year, his first CMA Awards win and Vince Gill became the second artist to win the Irving Waugh Award of Excellence for his lifetime of work in the genre of county music. Here are our four biggest takeaways from the evening: