Johnny Reid Wins Five Canadian CMA Awards
September 14, 2009 at 8:51 AM (PT)
The CANADIAN COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS were held last night (9/13) in VANCOUVER at GM PLACE, and JOHNNY REID was the night's big winner. REID took home five awards, and newcomers DEAN BRODY and TARA ORAM each received their first CCMA award.
MARTINA McBRIDE, REBA McENTIRE, AARON PRITCHETT and PAUL BRANDT with HIGH VALLEY were among the performers at the show, which was hosted by actor/director JASON PRIESTLEY. REBA has posted a video blog from backstage at the CCMAs on her YOUTUBE channel, which fans can see by clicking here.
The complete list of CCMA winners are:
• Single of the Year: "Brothers" ~ DEAN BRODY
• Album of the Year: Dance With Me ~ JOHNNY REID
• Songwriter(s) of the Year: JOHNNY REID/BRENT MAHER for "A Woman Like You"
• CMT Video of the Year: "A Woman Like You" ~ JOHNNY REID
• Female Artist of the Year: CRYSTAL SHAWANDA
• Male Artist of the Year: JOHNNY REID
• Group or Duo of the Year: DOC WALKER
• Roots Artist or Group of the Year: CORB LUND
• Rising Star: TARA ORAM
• Fans' Choice Award: JOHNNY REID