2016 CMA Awards: Male Vocalist of the Year

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Check out the winner and nominees for the 2016 CMA Awards Male Vocalist of the Year Award....who won your vote?

Congratulations to Chris Stapleton for winning the 2016 CMA Awards Male Vocalist of the Year award.  The Nominees for Male Vocalist of the Year included:

  1. Chris Stapleton (Winner)
  2. Keith Urban
  3. Tim McGraw
  4. Eric Church
  5. Dierks Bentley

Check out the latest performances from each artist and decide who wins your vote for the Country Music Male Artist of the Year at the 2016 CMAs.

Chris Stapleton


Chris Stapleton dominated several music awards last year and is a strong candidate for another breakout year in 2016.  In addition to performing at the CMA Awards, Chris is nominated for Entertainer of the Year, Male Vocalist of the Year, Single of the Year for “Nobody To Blame”, Video of the Year for “Fire Away”, and Morgane & Chris are nominated for Musical Event of the Year for “You Are My Sunshine”.   Here is his music video for “Fire Away”:

Keith Urban


Keith Urban had another busy 2016 with his Ripcord World tour and continued participation on the hit TV show The Voice.  Here is his latest music video for “Blue Ain’t Your Color”.

Tim McGraw


Tim McGraw has been on a roll for 2016.  He is nominated for the Country Music Association’s Male Vocalist of the Year trophy and the American Music Award for Favorite Country Song,  He has had three charted singles including “How I’ll Always Be” (No. 14) along with the Florida Georgia Line track featuring McGraw entitled “May We All” (No. 13) and the Big & Rich track featuring McGraw “Lovin’ Lately” (No. 10).   “Lovin’ Lately” and “May We All” become McGraw’s 59th and 60th career Top 10 hits.   His “Humble and King” song went Platinum and received positive reviews and praise from critics.  Here is Tim’s music video for “Humble and Kind”.

Eric Church


Eric Church has delivered a stellar 2016.  He led the 2016 Academy of Country Music Awards with 6 nominations, including the top honor Entertainer of the Year.  He has been busy with his “Holdin’ My Own” Tour and the release of his Mr Misunderstood album.   He even launched his very own furniture collection in 2016.

Watch his latest music video for “Record Year”.

Dierks Bentley


Dierks Bentley achieved his 15th career #1 with the thought-provoking “Different for Girls” (featuring Elle King) on both the Billboard Country Airplay and Mediabase radio charts.  He is nominated for four CMA nominations in the Male Vocalist of the Year, Album of The Year, Vocal Event of the Year and Video of the Year categories.   He has also been very busy with hs 2016 SOMEWHERE ON A BEACH TOUR.   Watch his latest music video for “Different for Girls”.

“The 50th Annual CMA Awards” aired live on Wednesday, Nov. 2, at 8|7c on ABC-TV. Country superstars Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood returned as the hosts.

2016 Male Vocalist of the Year
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Here is coverage of the nominees and winner for each of the 2016 CMA Award categories:

  1. Entertainer of the Year
  2. Album of the Year
  3. Musical Event of the Year
  4. Music Video of the Year
  5. Vocal Duo of the Year
  6. Single of the Year
  7. Female Vocalist of the Year
  8. New Artist of the Year
  9. Vocal Group of the Year
  10. Song of the Year

A summary of all the 2016 CMA Winners is available here.

Country fans can also re-watch the entire CMA Awards on ABC.   Get the details here.

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