1997 CMA Awards
Updated February 11, 2017 | Infoplease Staff
The 31st Annual Country Music Association Awards were presented September 24, 1997 at Nashville's Grand Ole Opry House.
|Entertainer of the Year||Garth Brooks|
|Single of the Year||“Strawberry Wine,” Deana Carter|
|Album of the Year||Carrying Your Love With Me, George Strait|
|Song of the Year||“Strawberry Wine,” Matraca Berg & Gary Harrison|
|Male Vocalist of the Year||George Strait|
|Female Vocalist of the Year||Trisha Yearwood|
|Vocal Group of the Year||Diamond Rio|
|Vocal Duo of the Year||Brooks & Dunn|
|Vocal Event of the Year||“It's Your Love,” Tim McGraw & Faith Hill|
|Horizon Award||LeAnn Rimes|
|Musician of the Year||Brent Mason|
|Music Video of the Year||“455 Rocket,” Kathy Mattea|
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