The 2014 CountryBreakout Awards were presented earlier today (Feb. 18) at MusicRow’s CRS Meet & Greet at Margaritaville in Nashville. Industry members gathered to celebrate the unofficial kick-off to CRS and enjoy spectacular performances by Natalie Stovall and the Drive, and Native Run.
12th annual CountryBreakout Winners
Male Artist of the Year: Blake Shelton, 118,167 spins
Female Artist of the Year: Miranda Lambert, 94,465 spins
Group/Duo of the Year: The Band Perry, 116, 391 spins
Breakout Artist of the Year: Kacey Musgraves, 74,030 spins
Independent Artist of the Year: Tracy Lawrence, 41,032 spins
Label of the Year: Capitol Records Nashville, 552,807 spins
CountryBreakout Reporter of the Year: Kelly Green, WEIO/Huntingdon, Tenn.
Songwriter of the Year: Rodney Clawson
Click to see Bobby Karl’s complete coverage of the event.
Read all about the award winners in the new print issue of MusicRow, available for free at the Nashville Convention Center during CRS. Awards are based strictly on spins on the MusicRow CountryBreakout chart during 2013.
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