Country artists up for a Grammy!


The 62ndAnnual GRAMMY Awards are set for this Sunday, with some of today’s biggest stars set to perform for what is undoubtedly music’s biggest night. 

Performers set for this year’s show include BlakeSheltonandGwen Stefani,Brandi CarlileandTayna Tucker, Billie Eilish, Lizzo,Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato,Jonas Brothers, Camila Cabello, H.E.R,Tyler the Creator,andLil Nas XwithDiplo, BTS, Mason RamseyandBilly Ray Cyrus,and “other surprise guests.”Bonnie Raittwill also perform on the show, paying tribute to Lifetime Achievement Award recipientJohn Prine.

  • The show will also feature a tribute to the lateNipsey HusslefeaturingMeek Mill,John Legend,DJ KhaledKirk Franklin,Roddy Ricch, andYG.
  • In addition,Aerosmith, who’ll be honored as the 2020 MusiCares Person of the Year tonight, and will perform on the telecast (without Joey Kramer) joined byRun DMCandCharlie Wilson.
  • There will also be a tribute to longtime GRAMMY producerKenEhrlich, highlighting the importance of music education in schools. Artists associated with his career will perform the “Fame” track “I Sing The Body Electric.” Performers include Camila Cabello,Gary Clark Jr. and John Legend, who’ll be joined byDebbie Allen, Joshua Bell, Common, Misty Copeland, Lang Lang, Cyndi Lauper, Ben Plattand theWar And Treaty
  • Presenters this year includeShania Twain, Keith Urban,Brandi CarlileandTanyaTuckerSharonandOzzy Osbourne,Jim Gaffigan, Trevor Noah, Common, Cynthia Erivo,Dua Lipa, Billy Porter, Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder, Ava DuVernay,andBebe Rexha.
  • As for this year’s nominees, Tanya Tuckerleads this year’s country nominees with four nods, including Song of the Year for “Bring My Flowers Now,” which is also nominated for Best Country Song and Best Country Solo Performance. In addition, Tanya’s least album, “While I’m Livin,” is nominated for Best Country Album. Other multiple nominees includeBilly Ray Cyrus, Brandi CarlileandAshley McBryde.

The 62ndAnnual GRAMMY Awards, hosted by Alicia Keys, airs live on CBS from the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Check out some of the nominees below andclick here for the complete list.

62ndAnnual GRAMMY Nominations

Best Country Solo Performance

  • "All Your'n," Tyler Childers
  • "Girl Goin' Nowhere," Ashley McBryde
  • "Ride Me Back Home," Willie Nelson
  • "God's Country," Blake Shelton
  • "Bring My Flowers Now," Tanya Tucker

Best Country Duo/Group Performance

  • "Brand New Man," Brooks & Dunn With Luke Combs
  • "I Don't Remember Me (Before You)," Brothers Osborne
  • "Speechless," Dan + Shay
  • "The Daughters," Little Big Town
  • "Common," Maren Morris Featuring Brandi Carlile

Best Country Song

  • "Bring My Flowers Now," Brandi Carlile, Phil Hanseroth, Tim Hanseroth & Tanya Tucker, songwriters (Tanya Tucker)
  • "Girl Goin' Nowhere," Jeremy Bussey & Ashley McBryde, songwriters (Ashley McBryde)
  • "It All Comes Out in the Wash," Miranda Lambert, Hillary Lindsey, Lori McKenna & Liz Rose, songwriters (Miranda Lambert)
  • "Some of It," Eric Church, Clint Daniels, Jeff Hyde & Bobby Pinson, songwriters (Eric Church)
  • "Speechless," Shay Mooney, Jordan Reynolds, Dan Smyers & Laura Veltz, songwriters (Dan + Shay)

Best Country Album

  • Desperate Man, Eric Church
  • Stronger Than the Truth, Reba McEntire
  • Interstate Gospel, Pistol Annies
  • Center Point Road, Thomas Rhett
  • While I'm Livin', Tanya Tucker

Record of the Year

  • "Hey, Ma," Bon Iver
  • "Bad Guy," Billie Eilish
  • "7 Rings," Ariana Grande
  • "Hard Place," H.E.R.
  • "Talk," Khalid
  • "Old Town Road," Lil Nas X Featuring Billy Ray Cyrus
  • "Truth Hurts," Lizzo
  • "Sunflower," Post Malone & Swae Lee

Song of The Year

  • "Always Remember Us This Way," Natalie Hemby, Lady Gaga, Hillary Lindsey & Lori McKenna, songwriters (Lady Gaga)
  • "Bad Guy," Billie Eilish O'Connell & Finneas O'Connell, songwriters (Billie Eilish)
  • "Bring My Flowers Now," Brandi Carlile, Phil Hanseroth, Tim Hanseroth & Tanya Tucker, songwriters (Tanya Tucker)
  • "Hard Place," Ruby Amanfu, Sam Ashworth, D. Arcelious Harris, H.E.R. & Rodney Jerkins, songwriters (H.E.R.)
  • "Lover," Taylor Swift, songwriter (Taylor Swift)
  • "Norman F---ing Rockwell," Jack Antonoff & Lana Del Rey, songwriters (Lana Del Rey)
  • "Someone You Loved," Tom Barnes, Lewis Capaldi, Pete Kelleher, Benjamin Kohn & Sam Roman, songwriters (Lewis Capaldi)
  • "Truth Hurts," Steven Cheung, Eric Frederic, Melissa Jefferson & Jesse Saint John, songwriters (Lizzo)

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