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Carly Pearce and Lee Brice have won the CMA for Musical Event of the Year for their song “I Hope You’re Happy Now.” Carly heard the news while doing interviews this morning.

She posted to Instagram along with a video of her reaction, “GUYS I WAS SITTING DOING INTERVIEWS AND GOT THE NEWS THAT @leebrice AND I WON MUSICAL EVENT OF THE YEAR. This was the moment I found out as I sobbed on the phone in my pjs. Thank you, thank you, thank you. In a year that started as the hardest I’ve ever experienced, YALL are helping me see the big, bright, BEAUTIFUL light at the end of the tunnel. #cmaawards #ihopeyourehappynow.”

Meanwhile, Lee Brice also got the good news this morning. In quarantine with COVID he posted, “Well this is pretty cool news to wake up to!! Thank you @cma!!”

Carly Pearce