Toby Keith wins video of the year for patriotic hit

Tuesday, April 8th 2003, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

(Nashville, Tennessee-AP) -- Oklahoma native Toby Keith is bringing home three awards from Country Music Television's 2003 Flameworthy Video Music Awards.

Keith co-hosted Monday night's show and won video of the year for his patriotic song ``Courtesy of the Red, White and Blue.'' The song also won in the categories for cocky and male video.

Keith says he's dedicating the awards to Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld and General Tommy Franks and the people fighting the war in Iraq.