Sunflower River Blues Festival Headliners Nominated for
2017 Grammy Awards
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) for "Blues & Ballads (A Folksingers Songbook, Volumes I and II"
Bobby Rush - "Porupine 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."