Yesterday, The Recording Academy announced the winners for the 65th GRAMMY® Awards! We’re thrilled to see folks in our community receiving nominations in the American Roots categories and beyond. Congratulations to all!

Best Folk Album

Revealer – Madison Cunningham *WINNER

Spellbound – Judy Collins

The Light At The End Of The Line – Janis Ian

Age Of Apathy – Aoife O’Donovan

Hell On Church Street – Punch Brothers

Best American Roots Performance

“Stompin’ Ground” – Aaron Neville With The Dirty Dozen Brass Band *WINNER

“Someday It’ll All Make Sense (Bluegrass Version)” –

Bill Anderson Featuring Dolly Parton

“Life According To Raechel” – Madison Cunningham

“Oh Betty” – Fantastic Negrito

“Prodigal Daughter” – Aoife O’Donovan & Allison Russell

Best American Roots Song

“Just Like That” – Bonnie Raitt, songwriter (Bonnie Raitt) *WINNER

“Bright Star” – Anaïs Mitchell, songwriter (Anaïs Mitchell)

“Forever” – Sheryl Crow & Jeff Trott, songwriters (Sheryl Crow)

“High And Lonesome” – T Bone Burnett & Robert Plant, songwriters (Robert Plant & Alison Krauss)

“Prodigal Daughter” – Tim O’Brien & Aoife O’Donovan, songwriters (Aoife O’Donovan & Allison Russell)

“You And Me On The Rock” – Brandi Carlile, Phil Hanseroth & Tim Hanseroth, songwriters (Brandi Carlile Featuring Lucius)

Best Americana Album

In These Silent Days – Brandi Carlile *WINNER

Things Happen That Way – Dr. John

Good To Be – Keb’ Mo’

Raise The Roof – Robert Plant & Alison Krauss

Just Like That – Bonnie Raitt


Best Bluegrass Album

Crooked Tree – Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway *WINNER

Toward The Fray – The Infamous Stringdusters

Almost Proud – The Del McCoury Band

Calling You From My Mountain – Peter Rowan

Get Yourself Outside – Yonder Mountain String Band

Best Traditional Blues Album

Get On Board – Taj Mahal & Ry Cooder *WINNER

Heavy Load Blues – Gov’t Mule

The Blues Don’t Lie – Buddy Guy

The Sun Is Shining Down – John Mayall

Mississippi Son – Charlie Musselwhite


Best Contemporary Blues Album

Brother Johnny – Edgar Winter *WINNER

Done Come Too Far – Shemekia Copeland

Crown – Eric Gales

Bloodline Maintenance -Ben Harper

Set Sail – North Mississippi Allstars


Best Regional Roots Music Album

Live At The 2022 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival – Ranky Tanky *WINNER

Full Circle – Sean Ardoin And Kreole Rock And Soul Featuring LSU Golden Band From Tigerland

Natalie Noelani – Natalie Ai Kamauu

Halau Hula Keali’i O Nalani – Live At The Getty Center – Halau Hula Keali’i O Nalani

Lucky Man – Nathan & The Zydeco Cha Chas

Best Americana Performance

“Made Up Mind” – Bonnie Raitt *WINNER

“Silver Moon [A Tribute To Michael Nesmith]” – Eric Alexandrakis

“There You Go Again” – Asleep At The Wheel Featuring Lyle Lovett

The Message
“Blind Boys Of Alabama” – Featuring Black Violin

“You And Me On The Rock” – Brandi Carlile Featuring Lucius