Each year the Americana Music Association honors distinguished members of the music community. Six member-voted awards and several Lifetime Achievement Awards are handed out while over 2,000 artists, music-loving fans and entertainment industry executives look on.
ALBUM OF THE YEAR
Angel Olsen; Produced by Angel Olsen and Jonathan Wilson
"CAN I TAKE MY HOUNDS TO HEAVEN?"
Tyler Childers; Produced by Tyler Childers
"EL BUENO Y EL MALO"
Hermanos Gutiérrez; Produced by Dan Auerbach
"THE MAN FROM WACO"
Charley Crockett; Produced by Bruce Robison
Margo Price; Produced by Margo Price and Jonathan Wilson
ARTIST OF THE YEAR
DUO/GROUP OF THE YEAR
THE WAR AND TREATY
EMERGING ACT OF THE YEAR
ADEEM THE ARTIST
THEE SACRED SOULS
INSTRUMENTALIST OF THE YEAR
ALLISON DE GROOT
SISTASTRINGS (CHAUNTEE AND MONIQUE ROSS)
SONG OF THE YEAR
"CHANGE OF HEART"
Margo Price; Written by Jeremy Ivey, Margo Price
“I’M JUST A CLOWN”
Charley Crockett; Written by Charley Crockett
“JUST LIKE THAT”
Bonnie Raitt; Written by Bonnie Raitt
“SOMETHING IN THE ORANGE”
Zach Bryan; Written by Zach Bryan
“YOU’RE NOT ALONE”
Allison Russell featuring Brandi Carlile; Written by Allison Russell
Cast Your Votes for the
2023 award Winners
On May 4 AMERICANAFEST Conference Pass holders will have early access to buy tickets to the Americana Honors & Awards, held at the Ryman Auditorium on Wednesday, September 20, 2022. Americana Music Association Members and Festival Pass holders will have a chance to buy tickets on June 22.