2014 Americana Honors & Awards Nominees
by Linda Ryan | May 19, 2014
The 2014 Americana Honors & Awards nominees have been announced, with Rosanne Cash, Jason Isbell and Robert Ellis leading the pack with three nominations apiece, each receiving nods in the Artist, Album and Song of the Year categories. The awards, which take place September 17 at the legendary Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn., will be hosted by Americana icon Jim Lauderdale and will feature a house band comprised of many of the nominees, including Buddy Miller, Fats Kaplin, Ry Cooder and Don Was. Excerpts from the ceremony will also be broadcast post-event as an Austin City Limits special. Hit play to hear the 2014 Americana Award nominees, and see below for a complete list.
SONG OF THE YEAR
"Cover Me Up," Jason Isbell
"A Feather's Not a Bird," Rosanne Cash
"Ohio," Patty Griffin
"Only Lies," Robert Ellis