The 2011 Country Music Association Awards proved to be a big night for some of Country Music's hottest and youngest stars.
Taylor Swift won the coveted award, entertainer of the year, for the second time and is only the second woman in history to do so. Newlyweds, Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert took home the awards for male and female vocalist of the year and Faith Hill made her triumphant return to the CMA Award show stage for the first time in six years.
The night was full of incredible performances, heartfelt acceptance speeches, and a whole lot of sparkle.
Take a peek at the photos from the show below.
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