Who Won 43rd Annual ACM Awards?

Taylor Swift at the 2008 ACM Awards
Date: 
May 18, 2008

Kenny Chesney had a total of 12 nominations for the 43rd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, and ended up only winning the big one - Entertainer of the Year.

Sugarland won Song and Single of the Year for "Stay", while Brad Paisley won Video of the Year and Top Male Vocalist.

ACM Entertainer of the Year
Kenny Chesney 
Other Nominees: Brad Paisley; Rascal Flatts; George Strait; Keith Urban
ACM Top Female Vocalist
Carrie Underwood 
Other Nominees: Miranda Lambert; Martina McBride; LeAnn Rimes; Taylor Swift
ACM Top Male Vocalist
Brad Paisley 
Other Nominees: Rodney Atkins; Kenny Chesney; George Strait; Keith Urban
ACM Top Vocal Duo
Brooks & Dunn 
Other Nominees: Big & Rich; Halfway To Hazard; Montgomery Gentry; Sugarland
ACM Top Vocal Group
Rascal Flatts 
Other Nominees: Diamond Rio; Eagles; Emerson Drive; Little Big Town
ACM Top New Duo or Vocal Group
Lady Antebellum 
Other Nominees: Carolina Rain; The Wreckers
ACM Top New Female Vocalist
Taylor Swift 
Other Nominees: Sarah Buxton; Kellie Pickler
ACM Top New Male Vocalist
Jack Ingram 
Other Nominees: Luke Bryan; Jake Owen
ACM Album of the Year
Miranda Lambert (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend) 
Other Nominees: Brad Paisley (5th Gear); Kenny Chesney (Just Who I Am); Rodney Atkins (If You're Going Through Hell); Taylor Swift (Taylor Swift)
ACM Single of the Year
Sugarland (Stay) 
Other Nominees: Kenny Chesney (Don't Blink); Miranda Lambert (Famous In A Small Town); Big & Rich (Lost In This Moment); Gary Allan (Watching Airplanes)
ACM Song of the Year
Sugarland (Stay) 
Jennifer Nettles
Other Nominees: Kenny Chesney (Don't Blink); Big & Rich (Lost In This Moment); Emerson Drive (Moments); Rodney Atkins (Watching You)
ACM Video of the Year
Brad Paisley (Online) 
Other Nominees: Kenny Chesney (Don't Blink); Big & Rich (Lost In This Moment); Sugarland (Stay); Rodney Atkins (Watching You)
ACM Vocal Event of the Year
Tracy Lawrence (Find Out Who Your Friends Are) 
with Tim McGraw & Kenny Chesney
Other Nominees: Reba McEntire & Kelly Clarkson (Because Of You); Kenny Chesney & George Strait (Shiftwork); Bon Jovi & LeAnn Rimes (Till We Ain't Strangers Anymore); Vince Gill with Sheryl Crow (What You Give Away)