Kelsea Ballerini, Gabby Barrett, Kane Brown, Luke Combs and Chris Stapleton have been named the 2021 CMT Artists of the Year!
Drum roll, please 🥁 The 2021 CMT Artists Of The Year honorees are..
These artists dominated the last 12 months in country music & we can’t wait to celebrate them October 13 at 8c on CMT 💥 🎉 pic.twitter.com/YKbkeJHQQW
— CMT (@CMT) September 16, 2021
CMT announced the news today saying they, “collectively dominated the last 12 months in country music, leading across all CMT platforms, scoring chart-topping albums and singles, while simultaneously finding creative ways to connect with fans and meet the personal and professional challenges posed by the [COVID-19] pandemic.”
The Artists of the Year will be honored during a ceremony in Nashville on Oct 13.
So excited to be honored at this year’s #CMTAOTY alongside my friends @ChrisStapleton @GabbyBarrett_ @KelseaBallerini and @lukecombs Don’t miss it – Wednesday, October 13 @CMT! pic.twitter.com/eDs43MeBVv
— Kane Brown (@kanebrown) September 16, 2021