Blues and Rock Grammy nominations announced

The 2020 Grammy Award nominations have been announced. Christone “Kingfish” Ingram continues his breakout year receiving a nomination for “Best Traditional Blues Album” with his debut album, Kingfish. Jontavious Willis also received his first nomination with Spectacular Class. Larkin Poe also received its first Grammy nomination for Venom and Faith.

Rival Sons received its first Grammy nominations for “Best Rock Album” with Feral Roots and “Best Rock Performance” for “Too Bad.” Gary Clark Jr. was also nominated for “Best Contemporary Blues Album” and “Best Rock Performance.” 

Best Traditional Blues Album

  • KINGFISH
    Christone “Kingfish” Ingram
  • TALL, DARK & HANDSOME
    Delbert McClinton & Self-Made Men
  • SITTING ON TOP OF THE BLUES
    Bobby Rush
  • BABY, PLEASE COME HOME
    Jimmie Vaughan
  • SPECTACULAR CLASS
    Jontavious Willis

Best Contemporary Blues Album 

  • THIS LAND
    Gary Clark Jr.
  • VENOM & FAITH
    Larkin Poe
  • BRIGHTER DAYS
    Robert Randolph & The Family Band
  • SOMEBODY SAVE ME
    Sugaray Rayford
  • KEEP ON
    Southern Avenue

Best Rock Performance 

  • PRETTY WASTE
    Bones UK
  • THIS LAND
    Gary Clark Jr.
  • HISTORY REPEATS
    Brittany Howard
  • WOMAN
    Karen O & Danger Mouse
  • TOO BAD
    Rival Sons

Best Rock Album

  • AMO
    Bring Me The Horizon
  • SOCIAL CUES
    Cage The Elephant
  • IN THE END
    The Cranberries
  • TRAUMA
    I Prevail
  • FERAL ROOTS
    Rival Sons

Best Rock Song

  • FEAR INOCULUM
    Danny Carey, Justin Chancellor, Adam Jones & Maynard James Keenan, songwriters (Tool)
  • GIVE YOURSELF A TRY
    George Daniel, Adam Hann, Matthew Healy & Ross MacDonald, songwriters (The 1975)
  • HARMONY HALL
    Ezra Koenig, songwriter (Vampire Weekend)
  • HISTORY REPEATS
    Brittany Howard, songwriter (Brittany Howard)
  • THIS LAND
    Gary Clark Jr., songwriter (Gary Clark Jr.)
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One Response to “Blues and Rock Grammy nominations announced”

  1. PELEGRY PHILIP says:

    Hello Blues Rock Review.
    J live in Thailand , and j read your comments , and all ,thank you very much.
    J am 66 years old ,and j am not surprise , by The 2020 Grammy Award nominations. J agree.
    For my own mind , City Lights from Savoy Brown , is my favourite.
    Rock n Roll no dead ,because the Blues is living.
    Thanks again.
    Best Regard.
    Ph.Pelegry

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