Americana Honors & Awards
The 2017 American Honors & Awards were held last night at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville.
Sturgill Simpson won Album of the Year for, A Sailor's Guide to Earth.
There was several other awards given out last night, here are your winners for the 2017 American Honors & Awards:
John Prine: Artist of the Year
Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives: Duo/ Group of the Year
Amanda Shires: Emerging Artist of the Year
Rodney Crowell: Song of the Year, for, It Ain't Over Yet
Charlie Sexton: Instrumentalist of the Year
They also presented, Lifetime Achievement Awards to:
Van Morrison, Iris, Dement, Robert Cray, Hi Rhythm Section, Graham Nash, Larry Sloven, and Bruce Bromberg.
You can get in on some of the action this week at the 18th Annual Americanafest in Nashville. The festival is September 12-17, 2017. There will be almost 300 artists featured this week throughout Nashville.