2011 CMT Music Awards winners: Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, Blake Shelton take home the big awards

justin-bieber-cmt-awards-rascal-flatts.jpgIt was the 10th anniversary of the CMT Music Awards, which awards the best in music videos for country music every year. Taylor Swift took home the big prize of Video of the Year for her "Mine" video. She gave her acceptance speech live from a tour stop in Milwaukee.

Newlyweds Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton also earned some awards. Miranda won Female Video of the Year, while Blake Shelton earned Male Video of the Year and also Web Video of the Year, which is a new category in 2011.

Justin Bieber also took home a CMT award for his collaboration with Rascal Flatts on "That Should Be Me."

The full list of winners:

Video of the Year

• Jason Aldean - "My Kinda Party"
• Kenny Chesney - "The Boys of Fall"
• Miranda Lambert - "The House That Built Me"
• Sugarland - "Stuck Like Glue"
• Taylor Swift - "Mine"

Male Video of the Year
• Jason Aldean - "My Kinda Party"
• Kenny Chesney - "The Boys of Fall"
• Toby Keith - "Bullets in the Gun"
• Blake Shelton - "Who Are You When I'm Not Looking"
• Keith Urban - "Without You"

Female Video of the Year

• Sara Evans - "A Little Bit Stronger"
• Miranda Lambert - "The House That Built Me"
• Reba McEntire - "Turn On the Radio"
• Taylor Swift - "Mine"
• Carrie Underwood - "Undo It"

Group Video of the Year
• Lady Antebellum - "Hello World"
• Little Big Town - "Little White Church"
• Rascal Flatts - "Why Wait"
• The Band Perry - "If I Die Young"
• Zac Brown Band - "Colder Weather"

Duo Video of the Year
• Steel Magnolia - "Last Night Again"
• Sugarland - "Stuck Like Glue" 
• The Civil Wars - "Barton Hollow"
• The JaneDear Girls - "Wildflower"
• Thompson Square - "Are You Gonna Kiss Me or Not"

Breakthrough Video of the Year

• Lee Brice - "Love Like Crazy"
• Aaron Lewis - "Country Boy"
• Jerrod Niemann - "Lover, Lover"
• The Band Perry - "If I Die Young"
• Thompson Square - "Are You Gonna Kiss Me or Not"

Collaborative Video of the Year
• Jason Aldean with Kelly Clarkson - "Don't You Wanna Stay"
• Justin Bieber featuring Rascal Flatts - "That Should Be Me"
• Kid Rock featuring Sheryl Crow - "Collide"
• Aaron Lewis featuring George Jones and Charlie Daniels - "Country Boy"
• Loretta Lynn, Miranda Lambert and Sheryl Crow - "Coal Miner's Daughter"

CMT Performance of the Year
• Martina McBride and Train - "A Broken Wing" from CMT Crossroads
• Reba McEntire - "If I Were a Boy" from Unplugged
• Darius Rucker and Adele - "Need You Now" from 2010 CMT Artists of the Year
• Keith Urban and John Mayer - "Sweet Thing" from CMT Crossroads
• Zac Brown Band and Jimmy Buffett - "Margaritaville" from CMT Crossroads

Best Web Video of the Year (new for 2011)

• Jason Aldean - "My Kinda Party" (live from the CMT.com webcast)
• Luke Bryan - "It's a Shore Thing"
• Lady Antebellum - "Stars Tonight"
• Blake Shelton - "Kiss My Country Ass"
• Taylor Swift - "Mine" (live from the Speak Now album release party)

Video Director of the Year

• Deaton Flanigen (Kid Rock and Sheryl Crow's "Collide" and the JaneDear Girl's "Wildflower")
• Trey Fanjoy (Miranda Lambert's "The House That Built Me" and Blake Shelton's "Who Are You When I'm Not Looking")
• Chris Hicky (Carrie Underwood's "Undo It" and Keith Urban's "Without You")
• David McClister (The Band Perry's "If I Die Young" and LeAnn Rimes' "Swingin'")
• Roman White (Lady Antebellum's "Hello World" and Kellie Pickler's "Makin' Me Fall in Love Again")


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