Underwood makes CMT Awards history

American country singer Carrie Underwood's winning streak at the CMT Awards continued on Wednesday when she picked up two more gongs for a total of 17, the most in the event's history. The 34-year-old received the nod for Female Video of the Year for
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American country singer Carrie Underwood's winning streak at the CMT Awards continued on Wednesday when she picked up two more gongs for a total of 17, the most in the event's history. The 34-year-old received the nod for Female Video of the Year for Church Bells and collaborative video for The Fighter with Keith Urban (both above), 49, who also picked up three other prizes. The show, held in Nashville, celebrates the best videos in country music.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 09, 2017, with the headline 'Underwood makes CMT Awards history'. Print Edition | Subscribe