About the Show
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
CMT honored the best in country music at the star-studded 2019 CMT Artists of the Year event. Kane Brown, Dan + Shay, Carrie Underwood, Luke Combs and Thomas Rhett were celebrated for their career accomplishments by their peers in the entertainment industry. Ashley McBryde received the Breakout Artist of the Year Award, and country music icon Reba McEntire received the Artist of a Lifetime honor.