2016 CMA Awards: Music Video of the Year

Chris Stapleton Fire Away

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Compare the winning Chris Stapleton "Fire Away" video to the other 4 Country Music videos up for the 2016 CMA Awards "Music Video of the Year" .

Watch the 5 Country Music videos up for the 2016 CMA Awards “Music Video of the Year” award and decide which video wins your vote for 2016.   Congratulations to Chris Stapleton for winning the judges vote for “Video of the Year”.

Nominees for the 2016 Music Video of the Year award include:

    1. Chris Stapleton Fire Away (Winner)
    2. Cam Burning House
    3. Tim McGraw Humble and Kind
    4. Eric Church Record Year
    5. Dierks Bentley Somewhere on a Beach


Chris Stapleton’s early win was revealed Wednesday morning (Nov. 2) during the live broadcast of Good Morning America, where some of the off-camera awards were announced before the epic 50th anniversary broadcast begins this evening on ABC.   Watch the winning video and compare the winner to the other nominees for “Vidoe of the Year” below.

Chris Stapleton Fire Away

“Fire Away” was Directed by Tim Mattia.   Chris Stapleton hoped to bring attention to mental health awareness through the Campaign to Change Direction with the video. “Fire Away” illuminates the issue of folks suffering emotionally, which include change in personality, agitation, withdrawal, decline in personal care and hopelessness.


CAM Burning House

Directed by Trey Fanjoy

Tim McGraw Humble and Kind

Directed by Wes Edwards

Eric Church Record Year

Directed by John Peets and Reid Long

Dierks Bentley Somewhere on a Beach

Directed by Wes Edwards

“The 50th Annual CMA Awards” aired live Wednesday, November 2 on ABC-TV. Country superstars Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood presided over the evening, returning as hosts for the ninth consecutive year.

2016 Video of the Year
photo: CMA Awards

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. Male Vocalist of the Year
  4. Musical Event 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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