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21st Annual Spirit Awards

This certifies that fans of country music have officially voted to present the following awards to the following entertainers...

Listen to the official Spirit Awards show on Strictly Country's Friday night radio show Around The Campfire, on this page...

Around The Campfire radio show - 2016 Spirit Awards Show

Official Spirit Award
Presentation Photographs

* These are the official Spirit Award presentation photographs. 
These photographs are taken by an official Strictly Country photographer.  Photos are copyrighted and can not be used without written consent of Strictly Country Magazine

Entertainer of the Year
Scotty McCreery
Performance of the Year
Scotty McCreery
Female Vocalist of the Year
Martina McBride
Male Vocalist of the Year
Scotty McCreery
Vocal Group of the Year
Bellamy Brothers
Starbound Award
Eric Paslay
Song of The Year
"You Can't Make Old Friends"
Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton
(Ryan Hanna King, Caitlyn Smith, Don Schlitz)

Album of The Year
"God Is Great God Is Good"
Bill Anderson
Spirit of Christmas Award
"Some Children See Him"
Kenny Rogers featuring Alison Krauss
(Wihla Hutson, Alfred Burt)

Living Legend of the Year
Merle Haggard


President's Choice Award
"Here We Are" by John & Judy Rodman
"Hard Cry Moon" by Donna Ulisse

Congratulations to all the winners!


* Red = waiting for presentation.

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