Wednesday, January 9, 2019

GOOD LUCK! Hamilton's Harrison Kennedy Nominated for 2019 Blues Music Award

Hamilton Blues Legend Harrison Kennedy is once again up for Blues Music Awards this year (the only Canadian nominated).  He's in the running for Acoustic Artist of the Year.  Hopefully, he'll be bringing home the hardware at the May 9, 2019 ceremony in Memphis.

Links: Harrison KennedyMore Harrison Kennedy StoriesVideo above courtesy of Harrison Kennedy - Topic

Harison is joined by fellow Canadian Sue Foley, who's up for the Koko Taylor Award (Traditional Blues Female) and Single of the Year for her song The Ice Queen.

Links: Sue Foley, More Sue Foley Stories, Video above courtesy of Don's Tunes


Here's a complete list of nominees. Canadians are bolded.

Acoustic Artist
Acoustic Album
Album of the Year
Band of the Year
Best Emerging Artist Album
Blues Rock Album
Contemporary Blues Album
Contemporary Blues Female Artist
Contemporary Blues Male Artist
Instrumentalist - Guitar
Instrumentalist - Harmonica
Instrumentalist - Horn
Instrumentalist - Vocalist
Pinetop Perkins Piano Player
Soul Blues Album
Soul Blues Female Artist

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