Taylor Swift Wins CMT Award
Posted on Tue Apr 15, 2008 07:30 AM PDT

Taylor Swift tswiftcma200new.jpg LOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Country singer Taylor Swift won the Video of the Year award at last night's Country Music Television Awards in Nashville for Our Song, a piece she wrote when she was in high school. The always-endearing Taylor was barefoot through most of the show.

Miley Cyrus and her dad Billy Ray hosted the show, an awards events dedicated to recognizing country music videos.

Other winners included former American Idol star Kellie Pickler who picked up three awards for her I Wonder video; Trace Adkins won for best male video for I Got My Game On; and LeAnn Rimes and Bon Jovi won best collaborative video for 'Till We Ain't Strangers Anymore.

CMT is donating $2500 to each winner's favorite charity as part of CMT One Country, an organization that gives back to the community through philanthropy, civic participation and volunteerism.