Taylor Swift Snags 4 CMAs

Swift named Entertainer of the Year at Country Music Awards
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 12, 2009 6:47 AM CST

Taylor Swift was the biggest winner at last night’s Country Music Awards, winning all four categories she was nominated in. Swift’s entertainer of the year award made her the youngest-ever winner of country music’s top honor, and the first solo female to win since 1999, the AP reports. Swift also won album of the year, female vocalist, and music video. More winners, from the Los Angeles Times:

  • Male vocalist: Brad Paisley
  • New artist: Darius Rucker
  • Vocal group: Lady Antebellum
  • Vocal duo: Sugarland
  • Single: Lady Antebellum, “I Run to You”
  • Song: Jamey Johnson, “In Color”
  • Musical event: Brad Paisley and Keith Urban, “Start a Band”
  • Musician: Mac McAnally
(More Country Music Awards stories.)

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