On the biggest night in country music there were many winners during the 52nd Annual Country Music Awards! But the biggest winner of the night was Keith Urban who took home the "2018 CMA Entertainer of The Year" award.
Keith Urban was in the running for the big award with some of country music other heavy hitters Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean, Kenny Chesney, and Chris Stapleton.
With the legendary Lionel Richie presenting the Entertainer of The Year, a shocked tearful Keith Urban took the stage with a emotional acceptance speech. Urban started his emotional speech with thanking his wife actress Nicole Kidman and their two girls as well as his late father.
“Thank you so much. Baby girl I love you so much. I am shocked, beyond shocked Our girls at home Feef's and Munchkin I love you. Thank you for supporting daddy and loving me through all that I do and same to you Baby girl you make it all worthwhile...I wish my dad was alive to see this but I think he’s watching over me tonight.”
Even though Keith lost Male Vocalist of the Year to Chris Stapleton and Album of the Year to Kacey Musgraves, it was still a big night for him. Nicole Kidman took took to social media to celebrate her husband win with a loop video of the award envelop showing Keith as the winner, "What a night! We were so shocked. Congratulations baby. #CMAAwards 🎉💕" As well as Keith Urban taking to social media once he and Nicole got home to thank every again on the great win.
Congratulations to the "2018 CMA Entertainer of The Year" Keith Urban!