Female artists

NASHVILLE, Tenn | Country women applaud CMT for all-female awards show

NASHVILLE, Tenn— Country icon Loretta Lynn doesn’t mince words when it comes to CMT’s decision to honor all-female artists, including Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert and more, at its annual Artists of the Year show, where Lynn will be recognized as an artist of a lifetime. “It’s about dadgum time that we recognize women and not … Continue reading NASHVILLE, Tenn | Country women applaud CMT for all-female awards show

NASHVILLE, Tenn. | The Latest: Prine wins artist of the year Americana award

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Latest on Americana Music Association’s Honors and Awards, which is being presented at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium (all times local): 9:50 p.m. Folk singer-songwriter John Prine won artist of the year for the second time in a row at the Americana Music Honors and Awards on Wednesday, while Jason Isbell took home … Continue reading NASHVILLE, Tenn. | The Latest: Prine wins artist of the year Americana award

NASHVILLE, Tenn | Female artists could dominate Americana Music Awards

NASHVILLE, Tenn.— Jason Isbell may be the leading nominee for this year’s Americana Music Association’s Honors and Awards show Wednesday night, but the four-time nominee faces a strong challenge from multiple female nominees aiming to add more diversity to the genre. Isbell is the sole male nominee going up against Brandi Carlile, Mary Gauthier and … Continue reading NASHVILLE, Tenn | Female artists could dominate Americana Music Awards