The Year in Country Music 2016: The ACM Crowns Jason Aldean Its New Entertainer of the Year

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By Music News Group

ABC/Image Group LA In country music in 2016, there was a changing of the guard in the coveted Entertainer of the Year categories. After two years of holding the CMA’s title, Luke Bryan made way for the return of Country Music Hall of Famer Garth Brooks. And after spending two non-consecutive years with the ACM’s Entertainer mantle, Luke ceded that crown to Jason Aldean.

Proclaiming it an award won on the strength of an artist’s live show, road warrior Jason Aldean saw the trophy as an endorsement for his We Were Here and Six String Circus tours this year with …read more