Keith Urban wins big at CMC Awards

Australia's favourite country music export, Keith Urban, has cleaned up at the CMC Awards, winning both the International Artist and the International Video of the Year Awards.

Rising star Morgan Evans was named New Oz Artist of the Year, while sister trio, The McClymonts, took out Oz Artist of the Year.

McAlister Kemp walked away with Australian Video of the Year for the clip for their country anthem, 'Country Proud.'

And the night was closed out with a special Lifetime Achievement Award, given to The Le Garde Twins, Australia's first ever country music export.

The awards ceremony was held at the Hope Estate in the Hunter Valley, overlooking the CMC Rocks The Hunter festival, and featured performances from Jasmine Rae, Adam Brand, Travis Collins, Baylou and finished off with a performance by The LeGarde Twins.

The ceremony was hosted by Mark and Jay O'Shea.

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