On the night of his win, he shared a photo of himself with country star Johnny Cash in a jacket and jeans, and asked fans to follow his “heart” and support his music career.
He said in a statement: “I’ve had a beautiful year.
I’m really grateful for the support from my family and the country music fans around the country.
I love you all, and hope you know that I love the country and the music as much as I love my country.
Country music superstar Johnny Cash was in attendance to accept the award on Sunday night, according to his official Twitter account.
Cash has made more than 200 Grammy awards, with three wins in 2016.