Country superstar and host of the upcoming 53rd Annual CMA Awards, Carrie Underwood, surprised a number of radio stations and broadcast personalities Wednesday morning (Oct. 9) with the news of their 2019 CMA Broadcast Awards wins.
The “Southbound” singer called each of the stations personally to reveal the exciting news.
Among this year’s winners are The Bobby Bones Show, which took home the National CMA Broadcast Personality of the Year Award, and Nashville’s WSIX, which took home the award for CMA Radio Station of the Year for a large market.
The complete list of CMA Broadcast Awards winners can be found below.
Each of the winners will be honored at The 53rd Annual CMA Awards, airing live from Bridgestone Arena in Nashville Wednesday, Nov. 13 at 8/7c on ABC.
CMA BROADCAST PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR WINNERS:
“The Bobby Bones Show” (Bobby Bones, Amy Brown, “Lunchbox” Dan Chappell and Eddie Garcia) – Premiere Networks
“The Morning Wolfpack with Matt McAllister” (Matt McAllister, Emily Raines and “Slow Joe” Wallace) – KKWF, Seattle-Tacoma, Wash.
“Q Morning Crew” (Mike Wheless and Janie Carothers) – WQDR, Raleigh-Durham, N.C.
“Mo & Styckman” (Melissa “Mo” Wagner and Greg “Styckman” Owens) – WUSY, Chattanooga, Tenn.
“Dr. Shane and Tess in the Morning” (Shane Collins and Tess Connell) – WPAP, Panama City, Fla.
CMA RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR WINNERS:
WIL – St. Louis, Mo.
WSIX – Nashville, Tenn.
WIVK – Knoxville, Tenn.
WYCT – Pensacola, Fla.