Brooks & Dunn, Dierks Bentley Receive CMA International Awards

Brooks & Dunn and Dierks Bentley were each presented the Country Music Association’s International Artist Achievement Award on Wednesday (May 6) in Sydney, Australia. The ceremony took place backstage during the final stop of their Australian tour. The award recognizes achievements by U.S.-based artists who contribute to the international awareness and development of county music. Previous recipients include the Dixie Chicks, Shania Twain, Keith Urban, Trisha Yearwood and Dwight Yoakam.