Lambert is only the sixth female artist in CMA history to take the coveted album honors
Despite references to pot and alternative lifestyles, the Texan's inclusive rallying cry wins Song of the Year
Dierks Bentley also wins trophy during early round of CMA announcements
Is a CMA New Artist win a forecast for an artist's future success?
Jon Nite talks about writing singles for some of country's biggest stars, including Dierks Bentley and Thompson Square
Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan and Brad Paisley to headline June shows on Randall's Island
Brett James and Jon Randall join their frequent co-writer for a special CMA Songwriters episode of Public Television's 'Front and Center'
The artist who conquered cancer and addiction, and made friends with Eric Church and Jake Owen, has penned some of country's most stinging songs
The singer surprises fans with a performance of the 'Riser' hit "I Hold On"
Music City takes over Sin City for the first-ever country festival on the strip
From George Strait backstage to Michael Jordan on the links, the country star remembers the first time he met his heroes
Singer says he worried about where "Drunk on a Plane" would fit on the more serious LP 'Riser'
Country singer pilots a flight to a sad, solo getaway
The "Beachin'" singer kicks up sand in a candid interview about ambition, awards and "What We Ain't Got"
Lone Star State quartet is nominated for a third time in the Vocal Group category
Country star goes personal on 'Riser' and scores five CMA Awards nominations in the process
Jake Owen will host the Nashville show that will also feature Kelly Clarkson, Dierks Bentley, Dwight Yoakam and more