2001 Country Music Association Awards

The 2001 Country Music Association Awards, 35th Ceremony, was held on November 7, 2001 at the Grand Ole Opry House, Nashville, Tennessee, and was hosted by CMA Award Winner, Vince Gill.

2001 Country Music Association Awards
DateNovember 7, 2001
LocationGrand Ole Opry House, Nashville, Tennessee
Hosted byVince Gill
Most awardsn/a
Most nominationsSara Evans (5)
Television/radio coverage

Sara Evans lead the night with 5 nominations, including Female Vocalist of the Year, and Album of the Year.[1]

Winners and nomineesEdit

Entertainer of the Year Album of the Year
Male Vocalist of the Year Female Vocalist of the Year
Vocal Group of the Year Vocal Duo of the Year
  • Lonestar
    • Alabama
    • Diamond Rio
    • Dixie Chicks
    • Nickel Creek
  • Brooks & Dunn
    • Bellamy Brothers
    • Montgomery Gentry
    • The Kinleys
    • The Warren Brothers
Single of the Year Song of the Year
Horizon Award Musician of the Year
Music Video of the Year Music Event of the Year
  • "Too Country" - Brad Paisley (feat. George Jones, Bill Anderson, Buck Owens)
    • "Alright, I'm Wrong" - Dwight Yoakam with Buck Owens
    • "Didn't Leave Nobody But the Baby" - Emmylou Harris, Alison Krauss, Gillian Welch
    • "Hard to Be a Husband, Hard to Be a Wife" - Brad Paisley, Chely Wright
    • "I'll Fly Away" - Alison Krauss, Gillian Welch


  1. ^ "Sara Evans Leads CMA Awards Nominees". Billboard. Retrieved 2019-09-14.