LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Three Arkansans have received Grammy nominations announced Wednesday by The Recording Academy.
The honors go to these artists:
• Ashley McBryde, who was born in Waldron (Scott County) and went to Arkansas State University
• Dan and Shay – Shay Mooney was raised in Natural Dam (Crawford County) and attended Union Christian Academy in Fort Smith and Van Buren High School
• Little Big Town – Phillip Sweet grew up in Cherokee Village (Fulton & Sharp counties) and attended Arkansas State University
These are the categories in which they’ve been nominated:
Best Country Solo Performance (For new vocal or instrumental solo country recordings).
• 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. For new vocal or instrumental duo/group or collaborative country recordings.
• 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. A Songwriter(s) Award. A song is eligible if it was first released or if it first achieved prominence during the Eligibility Year. (Artist names appear in parentheses.) Singles or Tracks only.
• 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)
Click here for the complete 2020 Grammy nominations list.