Who Won the CMA Male Vocalist of the Year Award?

CMA Male Vocalist of the Year

From Jack Greene in 1967 to Chris Stapleton in 2016, the Country Music Association has voted on their Male Vocalist of the Year.

Blake Shelton, Vince Gill and George Strait have won the award five times. Three time winners include Brad Paisley, Keith Urban and Ronnie Milsap.

2016 Chris Stapleton 
Other Nominees: Dierks Bentley; Eric Church; Tim McGraw; Keith Urban
2015 Chris Stapleton 
Other Nominees: Dierks Bentley; Luke Bryan; Eric Church; Blake Shelton
2014 Blake Shelton 
Other Nominees: Dierks Bentley; Eric Church; Keith Urban; Luke Bryan
2013 Blake Shelton 
Other Nominees: Eric Church; Jason Aldean; Keith Urban; Luke Bryan
2012 Blake Shelton 
Other Nominees: Jason Aldean; Luke Bryan; Eric Church; Keith Urban
2011 Blake Shelton 
Other Nominees: Jason Aldean; Kenny Chesney; Brad Paisley; Keith Urban
2010 Blake Shelton 
Other Nominees: Dierks Bentley; Brad Paisley; George Strait; Keith Urban
2009 Brad Paisley 
Other Nominees: Kenny Chesney; Darius Rucker; George Strait; Keith Urban
2008 Brad Paisley 
Other Nominees: Kenny Chesney; Alan Jackson; George Strait; Keith Urban
2007 Brad Paisley 
Other Nominees: Kenny Chesney; George Strait; Josh Turner; Keith Urban
2006 Keith Urban 
Other Nominees: Dierks Bentley; Kenny Chesney; Alan Jackson; Brad Paisley
2005 Keith Urban 
Other Nominees: Kenny Chesney; Alan Jackson; Brad Paisley; George Strait
2004 Keith Urban 
Other Nominees: Kenny Chesney; Alan Jackson; Toby Keith; George Strait
2003 Alan Jackson 
Other Nominees: Kenny Chesney; Toby Keith; Tim McGraw; Brad Paisley; George Strait
2002 Alan Jackson 
Other Nominees: Kenny Chesney; Toby Keith; Brad Paisley; George Strait
2001 Toby Keith 
Other Nominees: Alan Jackson; Tim McGraw; Brad Paisley; George Strait
2000 Tim McGraw  
Other Nominees: Vince Gill; Alan Jackson; Brad Paisley; George Strait
1999 Tim McGraw  
Other Nominees: Vince Gill; Alan Jackson; George Strait; Steve Wariner
1998 George Strait 
Other Nominees: Garth Brooks; Vince Gill; Tim McGraw; Collin Raye
1997 George Strait 
Other Nominees: Vince Gill; Alan Jackson; Collin Raye; Bryan White
1996 George Strait 
Other Nominees: Vince Gill; Alan Jackson; Collin Raye; Bryan White
1995 Vince Gill 
Other Nominees: John Berry; Alan Jackson; John Michael Montgomery; George Strait
1994 Vince Gill 
Other Nominees: John Anderson; Alan Jackson; George Strait; Dwight Yoakam
1993 Vince Gill 
Other Nominees: John Anderson; Garth Brooks; Alan Jackson; George Strait
1992 Vince Gill 
Other Nominees: Garth Brooks; Joe Diffie; Alan Jackson; Travis Tritt
1991 Vince Gill 
Other Nominees: Clint Black; Garth Brooks; Alan Jackson; George Strait
1990 Clint Black 
Other Nominees: Garth Brooks; Rodney Crowell; George Strait; Ricky Van Shelton
1989 Ricky Van Shelton 
Other Nominees: Rodney Crowell; George Strait; Randy Travis; Keith Whitley
1988 Randy Travis 
Other Nominees: Vern Gosdin; George Strait; Ricky Van Shelton; Hank Williams Jr
1987 Randy Travis 
Other Nominees: George Jones; Ricky Skaggs; George Strait; Hank Williams Jr
1986 George Strait 
Other Nominees: George Jones; Gary Morris; Randy Travis; Hank Williams Jr
1985 George Strait 
Other Nominees: Lee Greenwood; Gary Morris; Ricky Skaggs; Hank Williams Jr
1984 Lee Greenwood 
Other Nominees: Merle Haggard; Gary Morris; Ricky Skaggs; George Strait
1983 Lee Greenwood 
Other Nominees: John Anderson; Merle Haggard; Willie Nelson; Ricky Skaggs
1982 Ricky Skaggs 
Other Nominees: Merle Haggard; George Jones; Ronnie Milsap; Willie Nelson
1981 George Jones 
Other Nominees: Ronnie Milsap; Willie Nelson; Kenny Rogers; Don Williams
1980 George Jones 
Other Nominees: John Conlee; Willie Nelson; Kenny Rogers; Don Williams
1979 Kenny Rogers 
Other Nominees: John Conlee; Larry Gatlin; Willie Nelson; Don Williams
1978 Don Williams 
Other Nominees: Larry Gatlin; Ronnie Milsap; Willie Nelson; Kenny Rogers
1977 Ronnie Milsap 
Other Nominees: Larry Gatlin; Waylon Jennings; Kenny Rogers; Don Williams
1976 Ronnie Milsap 
Other Nominees: Waylon Jennings; Willie Nelson; Conway Twitty; Don Williams
1975 Waylon Jennings 
Other Nominees: John Denver; Freddy Fender; Ronnie Milsap; Conway Twitty
1974 Ronnie Milsap 
Other Nominees: Merle Haggard; Waylon Jennings; Charlie Rich; Cal Smith
1973 Charlie Rich 
Other Nominees: Merle Haggard; Tom T Hall; Johnny Rodriguez; Conway Twitty
1972 Charley Pride 
Other Nominees: Merle Haggard; Freddie Hart; Johnny Paycheck; Jerry Wallace
1971 Charley Pride 
Other Nominees: Merle Haggard; Ray Price; Jerry Reed; Conway Twitty
1970 Merle Haggard 
Other Nominees: Johnny Cash; Charley Pride; Marty Robbins; Conway Twitty
1969 Johnny Cash 
Other Nominees: Glen Campbell; Merle Haggard; Sonny James; Charley Pride
1968 Glen Campbell 
Other Nominees: Eddy Arnold; Johnny Cash; Merle Haggard; Charley Pride
1967 Jack Greene 
Other Nominees: Eddy Arnold; Merle Haggard; Sonny James; Buck Owens