BMI Songwriters Noted With Americana Nominations

Posted in News on August 12, 2003

BMI songwriters and artists claimed a majority of the nominations for the 2nd Annual Americana Awards show, created by the Americana Music Association to honor merit and achievement within the Americana genre. Artist of the Year nominees include Kathleen Edwards, Alison Krauss and Lucinda Williams, who each received an additional nod in other categories. The awards are set for Friday, September 19 as part of the 4th Annual Americana Music Association Conference at Nashville’s Renaissance Hotel.

Alison Krauss

Jerry Douglas

Lucinda Williams

Rhonda Vincent

Kathleen Edwards


Dixie Chicks

Congratulations to BMI’s nominees:

Album of the Year
Kathleen Edwards Failer
Jayhawks Rainy Day Music

Song of the Year
Dixie Chicks “Truth #2”
Rhonda Vincent “You Can’t Take It With You When You Go”
Lucinda Williams “Righteously”

Artist of the Year
Kathleen Edwards
Alison Krauss
Lucinda Williams

Instrumentalist of the Year
Jerry Douglas
Alison Krauss


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