CMA Presents CMA Triple Play Awards
February 4, 2016 at 6:50 AM (PT)
The COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION (CMA) presented the CMA TRIPLE PLAY AWARDS at the SEVENTH ANNUAL CMA SONGWRITERS LUNCHEON which took place YESTERDAY (2/3). The TRIPLE PLAY AWARDS honor those who pen three chart-topping hits in a 12-MONTH period. CMA presented the AWARDS to RHETT AKINS, ROSS COPPERMAN, ZACH CROWELL, CHRIS DESTEFANO, ASHLEY GORLEY, TYLER HUBBARD, SAM HUNT, BRETT JAMES, JAREN JOHNSTON, BRIAN KELLEY, LUKE LAIRD, HILLARY LINDSLEY, SHANE MCANALLY, JOSH OSBORNE, MATTHEW RAMSEY, TREVOR ROSEN, and BRAD TURSI.
"We are very pleased to recognize these talented songwriters and songwriting artists for this impressive accomplishment and significant contribution to Country music," said CMA CEO SARAH TRAHERN. "Their craft evokes emotion and we are grateful they've chosen the Country format to share their rare talents with the world." For more information on the TRIPLE PLAY AWARDS, visit the CMA website here.