2012 ASCAP Awards Photo Gallery

George Strait poses with award at the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Bubba Strait and George Strait poses with award at the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Justin Moore and Bret Jones attend the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

John Randall and Jessi Alexander attend the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Lyle Lovett and Eric Paslay attend the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Ronnie Dunn and Sam Bush attend the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Brad Paisley poses with award at the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

John Corbett, Paul Williams and Lyle Lovett attend the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Dierks Bentley poses with member of the Vanderbilt Marching Band at the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Robert Earle Keene, Sam Bush, Guy Clark, Lyle Lovett, Tony Brown and John Randall attend the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Sam Bush, Lyle Lovett and Tony Brown attend the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Dierks Bentley attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Catherine Nail and David Nail attend the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Canaan Smith attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Jessi Alexander and Josh Kelley attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Ralph Murphy and Lyle Lovett attend the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Jessi Alexander and Eric Paslay attend the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

RaeLynn attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Angaleena Presley attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Angaleena Presley attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Andy Gibson attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Songwriters Lyle Lovett and Paul Williams attend the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

RaeLynn attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

John Corbett, Paul Williams and RaeLynn attend the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Eric Paslay and Jerrod Niemann attend the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Kip Moore attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood of Lady Antebellum attend the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood of Lady Antebellum attend the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Josh Kelley attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Kip Moore attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Josh Kelley attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

RaeLynn and John Corbett attend the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Guy Clark and Josh Kelley attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Chuck Wicks attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Darius Rucker attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Dierks Bentley poses with award at the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Deana Carter and Jerrod Niemann attend the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Songwriter Hilary Lindsay poses with award at the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Josh Kelley attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Eric Paslay poses with award at the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Dave Barnes attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

John Corbett and Paul Williams attend the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Chuck Wicks attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Deana Carter attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Chris Stapleton attends the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)

David Lee Murphy, Jessi Alexander and Doug Casmus attend the 50th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel on October 29, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ASCAP)