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Newlyweds Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert shine at CMT Awards

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Taylor Swift wins video of the year

The CMT Awards hit Nashville's Bridgestone Arena Wednesday night with superstar Kid Rock playing emcee. Big winners of the night included Blake Shelton, Taylor Swift and Miranda Lambert.

Kid Rock hosted the 2011 CMT Awards June 8, which perfectly mixed an eclectic group of country's best with pop's finest.

Taylor Swift wins video of the year

Some of the performance highlights of the night included the Band Perry taking on Rihanna and Eminem's Love the Way You Lie as well as their single You Lie and Lady Antebellum getting down with Prince's Kiss as well as taking on their new hit Just a Kiss.

Jason Aldean and Ludacris explosively ended the show with Dirt Road Anthem. Who doesn't love a mix of country's finest and rap's best?

As for the big winners of the night, Taylor Swift swept the Video of the Year up while newlyweds Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert snagged Male Video of the Year and Female Video of the Year. That wasn't Shelton's only win of the night. He also took home Web Video of the Year.

Justin Bieber and Rascal Flatts took home the CMT Award for Collaborative Video of the Year with That Should Be Me.

Check out the full list of winners and tell us what you thought some of the highlights of the night were!

2011 CMT Awards Winners

Video of the Year: Taylor Swift -- Mine

Male Video of the Year: Blake Shelton -- Who Are You When I'm Not Looking

Female Video of the Year: Miranda Lambert -- The House That Built Me

Group Video of the Year: Lady Antebellum -- Hello World

Duo Video of the Year: Sugarland -- Stuck Like Glue

Breakthrough Video of the Year: The Band Perry -- If I Die Young

Collaborative Video of the Year: Justin Bieber and Rascal Flatts -- That Should Be Me

CMT Performance Video of the Year: Jimmy Buffett and Zac Brown Band -- Margaritaville

Best Web Video of the Year: Blake Shelton -- Kiss My Country Ass

Video Director of the Year: Trey Fanjoy -- The House That Built Me and Who Are You When I'm Not Looking

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