Who Won 36th Annual ACM Awards?

May 9, 2001

The Dixie Chicks won the Entertainer of the Year Award as well as Top Vocal Group and Video of the Year at the 36th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards.

Lee Ann Womack also took three ACM Awards (Single of the Year, Song of the Year, and Vocal Event of the Year) for her song "I Hope You Dance".

ACM Entertainer of the Year
Dixie Chicks 
Other Nominees: Brooks & Dunn; Faith Hill; George Strait; Toby Keith
ACM Top Female Vocalist
Faith Hill 
Other Nominees: Jo Dee Messina; Lee Ann Womack; Martina McBride; Sara Evans
ACM Top Male Vocalist
Toby Keith 
Other Nominees: Brad Paisley; George Strait; Kenny Chesney; Tim McGraw
ACM Top Vocal Duo
Brooks & Dunn 
Other Nominees: The Judds; The Kinleys; Montgomery Gentry; The Warren Brothers
ACM Top Vocal Group
Dixie Chicks 
Other Nominees: Alabama; Diamond Rio; Lonestar; Sawyer Brown
ACM Top New Duo or Vocal Group
Rascal Flatts 
Other Nominees: Clarke Family Experience; Sons of the Desert
ACM Top New Female Vocalist
Jamie O'Neal 
Other Nominees: Carolyn Dawn Johnson; Tammy Cochran
ACM Top New Male Vocalist
Keith Urban 
Other Nominees: Billy Gilman; Phil Vassar
ACM Album of the Year
Toby Keith (How Do You Like Me Now?!) 
Other Nominees: Johnny Cash (American III: Solitary Man); Lee Ann Womack (I Hope You Dance); Billy Gilman (One Voice); Brad Paisley (Who Needs Pictures)
ACM Single of the Year
Lee Ann Womack (I Hope You Dance) 
Other Nominees: Toby Keith (How Do You Like Me Now?); Aaron Tippin (Kiss This); John Michael Montgomery (The Little Girl); Jamie O'Neal (There Is No Arizona)
ACM Song of the Year
Lee Ann Womack (I Hope You Dance) 
Mark D Sanders; Tia Sillers
Other Nominees: How Do You Like Me Now?! (Toby Keith); One Voice (Billy Gilman); The Little Girl (John Michael Montgomery); We Danced (Brad Paisley)
ACM Video of the Year
Dixie Chicks (Goodbye Earl) 
Other Nominees: Lee Ann Womack (I Hope You Dance); Faith Hill (The Way You Love Me); Alabama (When It All Goes South); Toby Keith (You Shouldn't Kiss Me Like This)
ACM Vocal Event of the Year
Lee Ann Womack (I Hope You Dance) 
Sons of the Desert
Other Nominees: Kenny Rogers & Alison Krauss; Faith Hill & Tim McGraw; George Strait & Alan Jackson; Warren Brothers & Sara Evans