2009 Academy of Country Music Awards Winners List

April 6, 2009 By:
2009 Academy of Country Music Awards Winners List

The 44th annual Academy of Country Music Awards took place Sunday night in Las Vegas. Everyone who is anyone in country music was in attendance including Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban, Brad Paisley and Taylor Swift, just to name a few.

The big winner on Sunday night was Carrie Underwood who won Entertainer of the Year and Top Female Vocalist and Brad Paisley who won Top Male Vocalist, Video of the Year, and Vocal Event of the Year with Keith Urban.

CBS's three-hour telecast of the Awards show easily won the ratings race Sunday night, leaving rivals far behind as it averaged 14.8 million viewers.

Check out the winners list below and tell us who you were rooting for:

Entertainer of the Year

* Carrie Underwood

Kenny Chesney

Brad Paisley

George Strait

Keith Urban

Album of the Year

* Fearless, Taylor Swift

That Lonesome Song, Jamey Johnson

Back When I Knew It All, Montgomery Gentry

Troubadour, George Strait

Carnival Ride, Carrie Underwood

Top Male Vocalist

* Brad Paisley

Kenny Chesney

Toby Keith

George Strait

Keith Urban

Top Female Vocalist

* Carrie Underwood

Miranda Lambert

Heidi Newfield

Taylor Swift

Lee Ann Womack

Top Vocal Group

* Rascal Flatts

Lady Antebellum

Little Big Town

Randy Rogers Band

the Lost Trailers

Top Vocal Duo

* Sugarland

Big & Rich

Brooks & Dunn

Joey & Rory

Montgomery Gentry

Top New Male Vocalist

* Jake Owen

Jamey Johnson

James Otto

Top New Female Vocalist

* Julianne Hough

Sarah Buxton

Ashton Shepherd

Top New Vocal Duo or Group

* Zac Brown Band

Eli Young Band

The Lost Trailers

Single Record of the Year

* "You're Gonna Miss This", Trace Adkins

"Gunpowder & Lead", Miranda Lambert

"In Color", Jamey Johnson

"Johnny and June", Heidi Newfield

"Waitin' on a Woman", Brad Paisley

Song of the Year

* "In Color", Jamey Johnson

"I Saw God Today", George Strait

"Johnny and June", Heidi Newfield

"Waitin' on a Woman", Brad Paisley

"You're Gonna Miss This", Trace Adkins

Video of the Year

* "Waitin' on a Woman", Brad Paisley

"Johnny and June", Heidi Newfield

"Just a Dream", Carrie Underwood

"Love Story", Taylor Swift

"Troubadour", George Strait

Vocal Event of the Year

* "Start a Band", Brad Paisley Duet With Keith Urban

"Another Try", Josh Turner Featuring Trisha Yearwood

"Cowgirls Don't Cry", Brooks & Dunn Featuring Reba McEntire

"Down the Road", Kenny Chesney With Mac McAnally

"Life in a Northern Town", Sugarland Featuring Little Big Town and Jake Owen