Carrie Underwood Named Artist of the Year (Top Story)
BBC News reports that Lady Antebellum picked up four awards including single of the year for "Need You Now".
The American Country Music Awards differ from other country music award extravaganzas in that winners were decided by online voting. Underwood thanked her fans, saying: "We wouldn't be doing anything if there weren't people out there sitting in that audience. You guys are awesome for supporting us like you do." - more on this story