Chris Stapleton received massive on the 2018 CMAs Wednesday night time, taking residence three coveted awards.
The nation crooner earned awards for Single of the Yr and Track of the Yr together with his hit “Damaged Halos,” in addition to Male Vocalist of the Yr – edging out Keith City, Dierks Bentley, Thomas Rhett and Luke Combs.
“I didn’t count on this one,” Stapleton advised the viewers as he accepted his Track of the Yr award from presenters Woman Antebellum. “So many good songs on this (class.)”
However, whereas Stapleton was busy receiving prime honors, many followers on social media had blended reactions to the 40-year-old singer’s wins.
“Why does Chris Stapleton all the time win ? The previous few years the awards have simply been given to him . His songs should not higher than the opposite artists,” one Twitter consumer wrote.
One other social media consumer echoed the identical sentiment: “Am I watching the Chris Stapleton awards or the #CMAAwards? Simply checking as a result of yearly I watch and yearly it’s the identical end result. There are different artists out there- simply saying!”
Though many naysayers shouted loudly on Twitter, it wasn’t all doom and gloom for the five-time Grammy award-winner. Many individuals congratulated the bearded vocalist on his wins and issued their very own compliments to considered one of nation music’s prime crooners.
“My god Chris stapleton voice is from heaven,” tweeted one consumer as one other took issues a step additional and insisted he even be given the feminine group awards as properly.
“Can we simply give Chris Stapleton all of the awards? Give him the feminine and duo/group awards for all I care. That man is nation music!”
Stapleton’s three CMA awards has introduced his whole haul to 10 since 2015.