2019 ACM Honors Awards given out last night
The 13TH ANNUAL ACM HONORS™ took place Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN. The event is dedicated to celebrating the special award honorees and off-camera category winners from the 54rd Academy of Country Music Awards.
ACM Cliffie Stone Icon Award: Martina McBride
The award is presented to a country music artist, duo/group or industry leader who throughout their career has advanced the popularity of the genre through their contributions in multiple facets of the industry such a songwriting, recording production, touring, film, television, literary works, philanthropic contributions and other goodwill efforts.
ACM Gene Weed Milestone Award: Miranda Lambert
This award is presented to a country music artist, duo/group or industry leader for a specific, unprecedented or outstanding achievement in the field of country music during the preceding calendar year.
ACM Jim Reeves International Award: Kacey Musgraves
The ACM Jim Reeves International Award is presented to an artist who has contributed to the growth of country music around the world.