Sunflower River Blues and Gospel Festival
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"





Jan 22, 2020 - 3:51PM
Christy Bishop
@DavidCornDC Born in Clarksdale!! I hadn't realized. Clarksdale is the heart of the blues. I attended the Sunflower… https://t.co/CGG5wScMsy
Jan 20, 2020 - 10:06AM
🌹TENNESSEE JED🌹
Impossible to name one but I’ve really been enjoy John Fahey’s album “death chants, breakdowns, and military waltz”… https://t.co/ZcQri9ArqC
Jan 20, 2020 - 9:33AM
Richard Jerrett
@PattyArquette John Fahey's "Sunflower River Blues" https://t.co/pMis7pNe8S
Jan 18, 2020 - 7:06PM
WWPF Radio
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