12/09/16: 2017 Grammy Nominees
Congratulations to former Sunflower River Blues Festival headliners who have been nominated for 2017 Grammy Awards announced this week:
Best Americana album: William Bell - "This is Where I Live"
Best Traditional Blues Album:
Luther Dickinson (North Mississippi Allstars) - "Blues & Ballads (A Folksingers Songbook) Volumes I and II"
Bobby Rush - "Porcupine Meat"
Vasti Jackson - "The Soul of Jimmie Rodgers"
Grammy Nominees who have performed at recent Coahoma Community College Lyceum Concerts:
Best World Music Album: Ladysmith Black Mambazo - "Walking in the Footsteps of our Fathers"
Best Americana Roots: The Blind Boys of Alabama - "Mother's Children Have a Hard Time"
Best Americana Roots Performance: "Mother's Children Have a Hard Time"