Grammy-Nominated Texas Artists

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

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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

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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

Mandatory Credit: Photo by Sara Jaye Weiss/REX/Shutterstock (5712409u) Demi Lovato 102.7 KIIS FM'S Wango Tango, Backstage Portrait Studio, Carson, America - 14 May 2016

Demi Lovato (Dallas, TX)

Best Pop Vocal Album: Confident


Solange (Houston, TX)

Best R&B Performance: Cranes In The Sky

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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

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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

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