Five CMT Artist of the Year Awards were given out on Wednesday night during a special event and Luke Combs was one of the recipients.
Luke Combs’ received the honor from Eric Church who he is especially fond of. They both come from North Carolina and Church inspired Luke’s career.
Once Combs came to accept the award he shouted out his wife, who wasn’t present, and Randy Travis who was being honored as Artist of a Lifetime during the special evening.
Chris Stapleton, Gabby Barrett, Kane Brown, Kelsea Ballerini, and Luke Combs were awarded the 2021 Artists of the Year, and Mickey Guyton received the Breakout Artist of the Year honor.