2023 Americana Honors & Awards Nominees

Below are the nominations for the 22nd Annual Americana Honors & Awards. And the nominees are ...
Album of the Year:

"Big Time," 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

"Strays," Margo Price; Produced by Margo Price and Jonathan Wilson
Artist of the Year:

Charley Crockett

Sierra Ferrell

Margo Price

Allison Russell

Billy Strings
Duo/Group of the Year:

49 Winchester


Nickel Creek


The War and Treaty
Emerging Act of the Year:

Adeem the Artist

S.G. Goodman

William Prince

Thee Sacred Souls

Sunny War
Instrumentalist of the Year:

Isa Burke

Allison de Groot

Jeff Picker

SistaStrings (Chauntee and Monique Ross)

Kyle Tuttle
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
Find out who will win at the 22nd Annual Americana Honors & Awards on Sept. 20 at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN. Tickets are now on sale to AMERICANAFEST Conference Registrants, and Americana Music Association members will receive access on June 22.

Learn more about awards show tickets here.