Grammy-Nominated Texas Artists


Grammy-Nominated Texas Artists

Posted by on Dec 7, 2016

We wanted to know how many of this year’s Grammy nominees were reared in the Lone Star State, and here they are- the Texas Artists nominated for a Grammy (or nine…)

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 07: Entertainer Beyonce performs on stage during "The Formation World Tour" at the Citi Field on June 7, 2016 in the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Larry Busacca/PW/WireImage For Parkwood Entertainment)

Beyoncé (Houston, TX)

Record of the Year: Formation, from Lemonade

Album of the Year: Lemonade

Song of the Year: Formation, from Lemonade

Best Pop Solo Performance: Hold Up, from Lemonade

Best Rock Performance: Don’t Hurt Yourself (feat. Jack White), from Lemonade

Best Urban Contemporary Album: Lemonade

Best Rap/Sung Performance: Freedom (feat. Kendrick Lamar)

Best Music Video: Formation, from Lemonade

Best Music Film: Lemonade

maren morris

Maren Morris (Arlington, TX)

Best New Artist

Best Country Solo Performance: My Church, from Hero

Best Country Song: My Church, from Hero

Best Country Album: Hero

kelly clarkson

Kelly Clarkson (Fort Worth, TX)

Best Pop Solo Performance: Piece By Piece (Idol Version)


Willie Nelson (Abbott, TX)

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album: Summertime: Willie Sings Gershwin

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Demi Lovato (Dallas, TX)

Best Pop Vocal Album: Confident


Solange (Houston, TX)

Best R&B Performance: Cranes In The Sky

miranda lambert

Miranda Lambert (Longview, TX)

Best Country Solo Performance: Vice

Best Country Song: Vice


Pentatonix (Arlington, TX)

Best Country/Due Group Performance: Jolene (feat. Dolly Parton)


Tamela Mann (Fort Worth, TX)

Best Gospel Performance/Song: God Provides

kirk franklin

Kirk Franklin (Fort Worth, TX)

Best Gospel Album: Losing My Religion


David Crowder (Texarkana, TX)

Best Contemporary Christian Music Album: American Prodigal

Sarah Jarosz, Americana, country and folk singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, in London on 21st March, 2011. (Photo by Jon Lusk/Redferns)

Sarah Jarosz (Austin, TX)

Best American Roots Performance: House of Mercy, from Undercurrent

Best Folk Album: Undercurrent


Kris Kristofferson (Brownsville, TX)

Best Americana Album: The Cedar Creek Sessions