Congratulations to the winners of the 18th annual Americana Honors & Awards! See below for the complete list of winners and honorees for this evening's Honors & Awards show


Album of the Year:
“The Tree of Forgiveness,” John Prine, produced by Dave Cobb

Artist of the Year:
Brandi Carlile

Song of the Year:
“Summer's End,” John Prine, written by Pat McLaughlin and John Prine

Duo/Group of the Year:
I'm With Her

Emerging Act of the Year:
The War and Treaty

Instrumentalist of the Year:
Chris Eldridge

President's Award:
Felice & Boudleaux Bryant

Lifetime Achievement Award for Songwriting:
Elvis Costello

Legacy of Americana Award, presented in partnership with the National Museum of African American Music:
Rhiannon Giddens and Frank Johnson

Lifetime Achievement Award for Performance:
Delbert McClinton

Trailblazer Award:
Maria Muldaur

Inspiration Award, presented in partnership with the First Amendment Center:
Mavis Staples



News Archive

Rascal Flatts to retire after 20 years with a final tour this year (08/01/2020)
Carrie Underwood Won’t Return As ‘CMA Awards’ Host In 2020 (02/01/2020)
CMR Nashville wishes you all a Happy New Year (31/12/2019)
CMR Nashville Christmas Schedule 48 Hours of non-stop Christmas programming (21/12/2019)
C2C 13 - 15 MARCH 2020! Hosted by Bob Harris OBE SPOTLIGHT STAGE ARTISTS ANNOUNCED (04/12/2019)
American Music Awards: Taylor Swift, Billie Eilish, Halsey, BTS Dominate (26/11/2019)
WARD THOMAS Add Extra London date to Intimate ‘Unfiltered’ Tour Play Union Chapel 4th and 7th May Album ‘Restless Minds’ Out Now (26/11/2019)
Frank Turner, Jade Bird and Yola among nominees at the 2020 UK Americana Awards (09/11/2019)


Older News Items