2012 CMT Music Awards: Nominees & Winners

All of the CMT Music Awards nominees and winners!

The 2012 CMT Music Awardsl winners.

Last updated: 9:23 PM

The complete list of nominees and winners:

  1. Video of the Year
    Fan-Voted Finalist Nominees
    • WINNER Carrie Underwood, “Good Girl”
    • Blake Shelton, “God Gave Me You”
    • Taylor Swift Featuring the Civil Wars, “Safe & Sound”
    • Toby Keith, “Red Solo Cup”
    • Jason Aldean, “Dirt Road Anthem”

    Original Nominees
    • Brad Paisley With Carrie Underwood, “Remind Me”
    • Kenny Chesney Featuring Grace Potter, “You and Tequila”
    • Lady Antebellum, “We Owned the Night”
    • Miranda Lambert, “Over You”
    • Rascal Flatts Featuring Natasha Bedingfield, “Easy”
  2. CMT Performance of the Year
    Musical performance on a television show, series or variety special on CMT
    • WINNER Jason Aldean, “Tattoos on This Town” from 2011 CMT Artists of the Year
    • Lady Antebellum, “Dancin' Away With My Heart” from 2011 CMT Artists of the Year
    • Little Big Town, “Fix You” from Music Builds: The CMT Disaster Relief Concert
    • Blake Shelton, “Footloose” from Invitation Only: Blake Shelton
    • Sting and Vince Gill, “If I Ever Lose My Faith in You” from CMT Crossroads: Sting and Vince Gill
    • Steven Tyler and Carrie Underwood, “Just a Dream/Dream On” from CMT Crossroads: Steven Tyler and Carrie Underwood From the Pepsi Super Bowl Fan Jam
  3. Male Video of the Year
    • WINNER Luke Bryan, “I Don't Want This Night to End”
    • Jason Aldean, “Dirt Road Anthem”
    • Eric Church, “Drink in My Hand”
    • Toby Keith, “Red Solo Cup”
    • Blake Shelton, “God Gave Me You”
    • Keith Urban, “Long Hot Summer”
  4. Female Video of the Year
    • WINNER Miranda Lambert, “Over You”
    • Sara Evans, “My Heart Can’t Tell You No”
    • Martina McBride, “I'm Gonna Love You Through It”
    • Kellie Pickler, “Tough”
    • Taylor Swift, “Ours”
    • Carrie Underwood, “Good Girl”
  5. Group Video of the Year
    • WINNER Lady Antebellum, “We Owned the Night”
    • Eli Young Band, “Crazy Girl”
    • Pistol Annies, “Hell on Heels”
    • Rascal Flatts, “Banjo”
    • The Band Perry, “All Your Life”
    • Zac Brown Band, “Keep Me in Mind”
  6. Duo Video of the Year
    • WINNER Thompson Square, “I Got You”
    • Love and Theft, “Angel Eyes”
    • Montgomery Gentry, “Where I Come From”
    • Sugarland, “Tonight”
    • The Civil Wars, “Poison and Wine”
    • Thompson Square, “Glass”
  7. USA Weekend Breakthrough Video of the Year
    • WINNER Scotty McCreery “The Trouble With Girls”
    • Lauren Alaina, “Georgia Peaches”
    • Brantley Gilbert, “Country Must Be Country Wide”
    • Hunter Hayes, “Storm Warning”
    • Pistol Annies, “Hell on Heels”
    • Thompson Square, “I Got You”
  8. Nationwide On Your Side Award
    • WINNER Brantley Gilbert
    • Eli Young Band
    • Jake Owen
    • Thompson Square
  9. Collaborative Video of the Year
    Best video that featured a special collaborative appearance by artists; awarded to the artists (individual, group or duo)
    • WINNER Brad Paisley With Carrie Underwood “Remind Me”
    • Kenny Chesney Featuring Grace Potter, “You and Tequila”
    • Rascal Flatts Featuring Natasha Bedingfield, “Easy”
    • Lionel Richie With Shania Twain, “Endless Love”
    • Taylor Swift Featuring the Civil Wars, “Safe & Sound”
    • Zac Brown Band Featuring Jimmy Buffett, “Knee Deep”



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