Severn Records’ Sugar Ray and the Bluetones lead in Blues Music Awards nominations!

  1. Band of the Year
  2. Traditional Blues Male Artist (Sugar Ray Norcia)
  3. Instrumentalist-Harmonica (Sugar Ray Norcia)
  4. Song of the Year (“Things Could Be Worse” from Living Tear to Tear)
  5. Instrumentalist-Bass (Mudcat Ward)
  6. Album of the Year (Living Tear To Tear, Severn Records)
  7. Traditional Album (Living Tear To Tear, Severn Records)

Mud Morganfield and Kim Wilson have also been nominated in the Traditional Blues Album category with For Pops: A Tribute to Muddy Waters, and Kim is up for Instrumentalist – Harmonica!

Voting is now open to all Blues Foundation members. If you haven’t gotten your ballot, click here and become a member today!