The 2022 CMT Awards aired Monday night on CBS for the first time. The fan-casted award show was facilitated face to face by Kane Brown, who additionally got the most Celebrities nominations this year with four, and actor Anthony Mackie. Brown stepped in after Kelsea Ballerini tested positive for COVID-19. Ballerini, who was up for three honours, co-facilitated the show and performed from her home.
As the fans were enthusiastically awaiting the winner's announcements at the CMT music awards 2022, the event was lately aired live for the fans to enjoy it from all around the world. While Taylor Swift won the award under the class of Trending Comeback song of the year for her music, Love Story, Miranda Lambert got the female Video of the year honour for ‘If I Was A Cowboy'.
The 2022 CMT Music Celebrities Awards were broadcasted live on Monday, April 11 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. P.T. on CBS, and the live stream was also accessible for the fans to watch on Paramount+. Peruse further ahead to get the complete rundown of 2022 CMT Awards victors.
Here Are CMT Awards 2022 Winners
- Video of the year was won by Carrie Underwood and Jason Aldean – “If I Didn't Love You.”
- The female Video of the year was got by Miranda Lambert – “If I Was a Cowboy.”
- Group/duo video of the year was won by Maddie and Tae – “Woman You Got”
- The breakthrough video of the year was got by Parker McCollum – “To Be Loved By You.”
- And the CMT Performance of the year was won by George Strait – “Is Anybody Goin' to San Antone (from CMT GIANTS: Charley Pride).”
- Also, the CMT digital-first performance of the year was got by Cody Johnson – “Dear Rodeo” (from CMT Campfire Sessions)
- Comeback song of the year was won by Taylor Swift – “Love Story.”
While Mackie and Brown made that big appearance in Municipal Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee, Ballerini did her part from home. Mackie explained the circumstance for Ballerini and said that the show's makers had “back-up K.B.s” and hence presented Brown as his subbed-in co-have. Ballerini appeared via satellite on the field's big screen and vowed to drop in from time through the evening. Carrie Underwood's performance took her higher than ever; Wynonna and Naomi Judd got back in the game and a tremendous amount of the Wonderful Moments from the 2022 CMT Awards.
Here are Top of the Wonderful Moments from the Show
Kane Brown and Anthony Mackie Held Down the Fort in Person
Don't worry; Kane Brown and Anthony Mackie made sure to keep things rockin' face to face, with first-time, have Mackie cracking a lot of jokes to keep the crowd snickering.
The Naomi Judd and Wynonna Given their First Televised Performance in Over 20 Years
Naomi Judd and Wynonna hit the CMT Music Awards stage to sing their 1990 hit, “Love Can Build a Bridge,” making their first broadcast performance in twenty years. Country songstress Kacey Musgraves presented the duo in midtown Nashville, where they performed on an outdoor stage decorated with “The Judds” written across it.
The pair didn't let the nasty weather conditions prevent them from conveying a unique set, as they were flanked by choir singers adorned in flowing white robes that stirred in the solid breezes.
The Judds' re-visitation of the CMT Music Awards stage comes as the pair plan to leave on “The Final Tour” – – where they will perform many years of hits for the very last time.
Maddie Got Teary-Eyed Taking Her CMT Award Without Her Partner, Taylor Dye
In an emotional and sweet moment, Maddie Marlow Font was moved to tears while tolerating the honour for bunch/dup Video of the year for “Lady You Got” face to face as her Maddie and Tae accomplice, Taylor Dye, showed up practically. Colour lately brought back her girl Leighton following 53 days in the NICU after being conceived three months ahead of schedule.
“I can not do it without you,” Marlow Font sneezed while giving her acknowledgement speech as Dye looked on.
Maren Morris Given Performance with Her Husband, Ryan Hurd
The duo who play at the CMT Awards together stay together! Morris and Hurd played out her song “I Can't Love You Anymore” in front of an audience at the 2022 awards.
A Stunning Performance of ‘Pray'
Monica, Jimmie Allen and Little Big Town gave us goosebumps when they sang their heartfelt melody, “Pray.” The entertainers wore white troupes as fog hit the stage for ethereal energy.
Besides, the 2022 CMT Awards are Executive Produced by Margaret Comeaux, John Hamlin (Switched on Entertainment), Leslie Fram (CMT) and Jason Owen (Sandbox Entertainment); Patrizia DiMaria (Ladypants Productions) is co-executive producer; Heather D. Graffagnino and Jackie Barba are leaders responsible for production; Taryn Hurd and Shanna Strassberg are talent producers.