2013 ACM Awards
Keith Urban, Faith Hill, Taylor Swift, and Tim McGraw
Country husband-and-wife duo Faith Hill (in Chado Ralph Rucci) and Tim McGraw were joined by singer Keith Urban and Taylor Swift (in Dolce amp Gabbana) after the ceremonies at Las Vegas’ MGM Grand Garden Arena, which was completely sold out for the event.
Miranda Lambert won the Female Vocalist of the Year prize for the fourth year in a row, making her only the third artist ever (after country legends Reba McEntire and Loretta Lynn) to take home the honor four or more times. She was also the most-awarded artist of the night, winning a combined four trophies.
Little Big Town
Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton
Vocalists Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton co-hosted the night’s glitzy festivities, which included performances by Carrie Underwood and Little Big Town. Bryan also took homed the night’s most esteemed prize, the Entertainer of the Year Award.
Dierks Bentley and Carrie Underwood
Carrie Underwood sat alongside singer Dierks Bentley as the two took in the evening’s performances. Later, Underwood took the stage herself to perform her hit song “Two Black Cadillacs.”
Lady Antebellum lead singer Hillary Scott (in A Pea in the Pod maternity wear) debuted her baby bump at the show, where she took to the stage alongside fellow group members Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood. The group performed their hit song “Downtown.”
Country’s original pop crossover Shania Twain made an appearance at the show, presenting Luke Bryan with his Entertainer of the Year Award.