Miranda Lambert won in three categories Sunday night (April 6) at the 49th annual Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas while legend George Strait and newcomer Kacey Musgraves recorded milestones in their respective careers.
Strait was named entertainer of the year, an honor he accepted in 1989. Musgraves nabbed album of the year honors for her debut Same Trailer Different Park.
In addition to winning the female vocalist award, Lambert's "Mama's Broken Heart" was named single record of the year. "We Were Us," her collaboration with Keith Urban, was chosen vocal event of the year.
"I cannot believe it," Lambert said of her female vocalist win. "I really didn't expect it. I was just hanging out with Trisha Yearwood back there. Holy crap!