- November 14, 2003
- Ann VerWiebe
The CMA has recognized the Dixie Chicks
with its International Artist Award
. The prize lauds the Chicks for outstanding achievement for international touring over the past year and contributing to the awareness and development of country music outside North America. The Dixie Chicks toured extensively here and abroad in support of the Grammy Award-winning Home
, a return to their bluegrass roots that featured a cross-over hit cover of Stevie Nicks's Landslide
. The CMA presents a variety of awards each year in addition to the CMA Awards
that display excellence in the country music industry.