CMT Crowned: Unforgettable Moments and Triumphs Unveiled


The CMT Music Awards lit up the stage with an unforgettable performance by Jelly Roll, the artist who swept the top honors and brought the house down.

Jelly Roll’s Winning Spree

Jelly Roll, a multi-talented rapper, singer, and songwriter, emerged as the triumphant star of the night. He took home the coveted awards for:

  • Video of the Year: “Son of a Sinner”
  • Collaborative Video of the Year: “Buy Dirt” (with HARDY)
  • Breakthrough Artist of the Year

The Performance that Rocked the Crowd

Jelly Roll’s performance of “Son of a Sinner” was a testament to his powerful artistry. With raw emotion and captivating lyrics, he had the audience on their feet, singing along and swaying to the beat.

Other Notable Moments

Apart from Jelly Roll’s triumphant performance, the CMT Music Awards witnessed several other memorable moments.

  • Country legend Wynonna Judd received the prestigious Icon Award.
  • Kelsea Ballerini stole the show with a stunning rendition of her hit song “Heartfirst.”
  • Carly Pearce and Ashley McBryde’s performance of “Never Wanted to Be That Girl” was a poignant and emotional duet.
  • Cody Johnson brought the energy with a lively performance of “‘Til You Can’t.”

A Night to Celebrate Country Music

The 2023 CMT Music Awards were a resounding celebration of country music, showcasing the diversity and talent within the genre. From established stars to rising artists, the night honored the best of country music and left a lasting impression on the audience.