Jaclyn and I, like so many others in this building, are huge Chris Stapleton fans. I don't think there's a better male vocalist in Nashville. Plus, he's an amazing writer.

His wins, Tuesday night, in every category in which he was nominated at the CMA Awards render this particular ceremony one of the best ever.

And I could write volumes on how great his collaboration with Justin Timberlake was.

But, Jaclyn and I are hoping something far more important will result from Stapleton's big night: