“Of course they had to make the ACM Awards Entertainer and make sure the guy still wins, and he can’t let a hard-working and deserving woman alone this year,” One viewer said on Twitter. “On this s – t.”
“ACM Awards With TIE for Entertainer of the Year ?! Engagement Awards At Their Best”, Another mentioned. “Next will be a World Championship match where both teams win! A loser mentality.”
“Seriously?!?” What will you tell her? “… when you can’t get the Entertainer of the Year on your own … and it has to be shared with a guy,” A fan said angrily, Referring to Mickey Guyton’s pro-woman anthem, “What would you tell her?”
The viewer added, “You know nobody compares to @carrieunderwood now!
Another Twitter user responded and said the Academy of Country Music should be “ASHAMED”.
“They know carrieunderwood is so generous; I would tell them to take their prize and pay it,” They said.
“I’m angry. You can’t let a woman win on her own. This is so ridiculous and embarrassing,” Viewer said.
“I just don’t understand why they didn’t have another round of voting where people chose between Carey and Thomas Rhett,” Fan suggested. “Imagine that the Super Bowl or one of the World Championship matches ends in a draw.”
However, there were a few people who were happy to see both artists take the award home.
“CONGRATS x2 to our top favorites for EOTY, CARRIE & THOMAS !!! We love you both so much !!” A fan flowed, Adding a series of emojis.
“In all seriousness, congratulations to ThomasRhett too. He always seemed like a nice, real guy,” Another said. “@carrieunderwood and ThomasRhett make sure to always give God glory and tonight both win.”
A third said that the tie was “aptly. “