IN PHOTOS – CCMA Awards 2018

It’s official. Hamilton knows how to throw an epic party. Last night, the Canadian Country Music Association® (CCMA) took over FirstOntario Centre for Canada’s biggest night in country music, celebrating the world’s top talent from the 2018 CCMA Awards stage. Broadcast live on CBC, the evening saw host Shania Twain awarded with Top Selling Album of the YearTop Selling Canadian Album of the Year, the CCMA Generation Award and the coveted Apple Music Fans’ Choice Award.

One-of-a-kind performances were at the heart of the show’s success, starting with the night’s opener — a Shania Twain tribute performed by FORD Album of the Year winner Jess MoskalukeKira Isabella and Madeline Merlo. Surrounded by a crowd of 10,000 country music fans, the 2018 CCMA Awards stage came to life as internet-sensation Mason Ramsey made his first Canadian award show appearance and international superstar Keith Urban performed his hit “Never Coming Down”.

Highlights also included collaboration performances by 2018 CCMA Award winner Brett Kissel (Interactive Artist of the Year) and Serena Ryder, a tribute performance for 2018 Hall of Fame inductee Terri Clark by Suzy BoggusJessica MitchellMeghan Patrick (2018 Female Artist of the Year) and Clark herself.

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