CMA Awards 2012 list of winners
Eric Church accepts the award for album of the year during the 46th annual CMA Awards on Nov. 1, 2012 in Nashville, Tenn. / Getty
Blake Shelton, Eric Church and Miranda Lambert were among the winners at the 46th annual Country Music Association Awards on Thursday in Nashville. The awards went off-script early as Little Big Town and Thompson Square earned unexpected wins. Church, the evening's leading nominee, took home only album of the year. Check out the complete list of winners below.
Entertainer of the year: Blake Shelton
Female vocalist of the year: Miranda Lambert
Male vocalist of the year: Blake Shelton
CMA Awards 2012: Red carpet
New artist of the year: Hunter Hayes
Vocal group of the year: Little Big Town
Vocal duo of the year: Thompson Square
Single of the year: "Pontoon" - Little Big Town
CMA Awards 2012: Show highlights
Album of the year: "Chief" - Eric Church
Song of the year: Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton - "Over You"
Musical event of the year: Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw - "Feel Like a Rock Star"
Music video of the year: Toby Keith - "Red Solo Cup"
Musician of the year: Mac McAnally
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