The Recording Academy announced the list of Grammy nominees for the 2018  Awards Show today. 

The Grammy Awards

The 60th Grammy Awards are coming up, and the excitement is building for the artists and their fans to see who will come out on top. There are so many deserving country musicians and bands, that the nomination process must have been a tough one. It would have been quite a long list to start with.

Here are the country artists who have been nominated to receive a Grammy at the January 28 award show. And man, we don’t know how they will pick a winner. Take a look at these categories. Who do you pick?

Best Country Solo Performance

• Body Like A Back Road
Sam Hunt

• Losing You
Alison Krauss

• Tin Man
Miranda Lambert

• I Could Use A Love Song
Maren Morris

• Either Way
Chris Stapleton

Best Country Duo / Group Performance

(For new vocal or instrumental duo/group or collaborative country recordings.)

• It Ain’t My Fault
Brothers Osborne

• My Old Man
Zac Brown Band

• You Look Good
Lady Antebellum

• Better Man
Little Big Town

• Drinkin’ Problem
Midland

Best Country Song

(A Songwriter(s) Award. A song is eligible if it was first released or if it first achieved prominence during the Eligibility Year. (Artist names appear in parentheses.) Singles or Tracks only.)

• Better Man
Taylor Swift, songwriter (Little Big Town)

• Body Like A Back Road
Zach Crowell, Sam Hunt, Shane McAnally & Josh Osborne, songwriters (Sam Hunt)

• Broken Halos
Mike Henderson & Chris Stapleton, songwriters (Chris Stapleton)

• Drinkin’ Problem
Jess Carson, Cameron Duddy, Shane McAnally, Josh Osborne & Mark Wystrach, songwriters (Midland)

• Tin Man
Jack Ingram, Miranda Lambert & Jon Randall, songwriters (Miranda Lambert)

Best Country Album

(For albums containing at least 51% playing time of new country recordings.)

• Cosmic Hallelujah
Kenny Chesney

• Heart Break
Lady Antebellum

• The Breaker
Little Big Town

• Life Change
Thomas Rhett

• From A Room: Volume 1
Chris Stapleton

Good luck to all the nominees for the 2018 Grammys. Tour Bus Entertainment will be watching closely for who wins!

Pics of some of the nominees…

Zac Brown Band perform @ Cavendish Beach Music Festival – Photo: Corey Kelly

Little Big Town performs in Toronto. Photo: Scott Burns

Midland performs @ The Dakota Tavern in Toronto – Photo: Corey Kelly

Sam Hunt performs at Budweiser Stage, Toronto. Photo: Scott Burns

Maren Morris performs at Budweiser Stage, Toronto. Photo: Scott Burns

Chris Stapleton Toronto

Chris Stapleton listening to the crowd enthusiastically sing his songs back to him. Photo: Mike Highfield

Thomas Rhett – Photo: James Bennett

Lady Antebellum headlines BX93’s Gone Country in London, ON. Photo: Bill Woodcock

Brothers Osborne perform at The Phoenix Concert Theatre – Photo: Mike Highfield

Grammy Nominees List – 2017

 

 

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