Congratulations to Johnson Co native and County Music Superstar Chris Stapleton once again showed the country music world that he is the Best of the Best. Stapleton won three Awards during Wednesday night’s CMA Awards Show.
* Male Vocalist of the Year (his 4th win)
* Single of the Year (Broken Halos)
* Song of the Year (Broken Halos)
Stapleton was also nominated for Entertainer of the Year, but lost out to Keith Urban. Chris and his wife Morgane, also performed live during the show with their super-group featuring Mavis Staples, Maren Morris and Marty Stuart with a soulful and powerful performance of “Friendship,” a song made famous by Pop Staples. Then performing “I’ll Take You There,” jamming onstage along with a choir. They earned a standing ovation from the audience.
The internet was all Chris Stapleton and of course Johnson Co. and All of Kentucky, especially the Eastern part, are extremely proud of “Our” native son. Congratulations to Chris Stapleton!