43rd Annual SPBGMA

BLUEGRASS MUSIC AWARDS

– & 34th NATIONAL CONVENTION –

February 2-5, 2017

Held at Sheraton Music City Hotel, Nashville, Tennessee

 

2017 AWARD WINNERS

Results of Presentations held on Sunday, February 5th.

 

1. Bluegrass Promoter of the YearD. A. Callaway

 

2. Bluegrass Radio Station of the Year:  Sirius XM 061 – Bluegrass Instruction, Nashville, TN

 

3. Bluegrass DJ of the Year:  Kyle Cantrell – Sirius XM 061, Nashville, TN

 

4. Bluegrass Song Writer of the Year:  Daryl Mosley

 

5. Bluegrass Album of the Year:  “DIG IN THE DIRT” – by The Farm Hands on Pinecastle Records

 

6. Bassfiddle Performer of the Year:  Mickey Harris

 

7. Dobro Performer of the Year: Tim Graves

 

8. Guitar Performer of the Year:  Josh Williams

 

9. Mandolin Performer of the Year:  Larry Stephenson & Danny Roberts

 

10. Banjo Performer of the Year:  Aaron McDaris

 

11. Fiddle Performer of the Year:  Hunter Berry

 

12. Female Vocalist of the Year:  Charlie Robertson

 

13. Male Vocalist of the Year:  Jr Sisk

 

14. Gospel Group of the Year:  The Farm Hands

 

15. Vocal Group of the YearFlatt Lonesome

 

16. Instrumental Group of the Year:  Rhonda Vincent & The The Rage

 

17. Bluegrass Band of the Year (Overall):  Flatt Lonesome

 

18. Entertainer(s) of the Year:  The Farm Hands

 

19. Song of the Year:  “DIG IN THE DIRT” – by The Farm Hands on Pinecastle Records