20 Texas born-or-based acts received a total of 31 GRAMMY nominations

November 28, 2017


Texas Music Office, Governor’s Office

**20 Texas born-or-based acts received a total of 31 Grammy nominations**

For a list of all nominees, please visit: https://www.grammy.com/nominees

The Recording Academy will present the 60th GRAMMY Awards on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, live from Madison Square Garden in New York and broadcast on CBS from 7:30–11:30 pm ET.

Beyoncé (Houston)
Best Rap/Sung Performance for Family Feud (with Jay-Z)

Kelly Clarkson (Burleson)
Best Pop Solo Performance for Love So Soft

Michael Corcoran (Austin)
Best Album Notes for Washington Phillips And His Manzarene Dreams
Best Historical Album for Washington Phillips And His Manzarene Dreams (with April G. Ledbetter & Steven Lance Ledbetter, compilation producers; Michael Graves, mastering engineer)

Rodney Crowell (Houston)
Best American Roots Song for It Ain’t Over Yet (featuring Roseanne Cash and John Paul White)

Jazzmeia Horn (Dallas)
Best Jazz Vocal Album for A Social Call

Jack Ingram (The Woodlands)
Best Country Song for Tin Man (with Miranda Lambert and Jon Randall)

Khalid (El Paso)
Best New Artist
Best R&B Song for Location (with Alfredo Gonzalez, Olatunji Ige, Samuel David Jiminez, Christopher McClenney, and Joshua Scruggs)
Best Urban Contemporary Album for American Teen
Song of the Year for 1-800-273-8255 (with Alessia Caracciolo, Sir Robert Bryson Hall II, Arjun Ivatury)
Best Music Video for 1-800-273-8255 (Logic featuring Alessia Cara)

Miranda Lambert (Lindale)
Best Country Solo Performance for Tin Man
Best Country Song for Tin Man (with Jack Ingram and Jon Randall)

Lisa Loeb (Dallas)
Best Children’s Album for Feel What You Feel

Shane McAnally (Mineral Wells)
Best Country Song for Body Like A Back Road (with Zach Crowell, Sam Hunt and Josh Osborne)
Best Country Song for Drinkin’ Problem (with Jess Carson, Cameron Duddy, Josh Osborne & Mark Wystrach)

MercyMe (Greenville)
Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song for Even If
Best Contemporary Christian Music Album for Lifer

Midland (Dripping Springs)
Best Country Duo/Group Performance for Drinkin’ Problem
Best Country Song for Drinkin’ Problem

Maren Morris (Arlington)
Best Country Solo Performance for I Could Use A Love Song

Nothing More (San Antonio)
Best Rock Album for The Stories We Tell Ourselves
Best Rock Performance for Go To War
Best Rock Song for Go To War

Jon Randall (Dallas)
Best Country Song for Tin Man (with Jack Ingram and Miranda Lambert)

Brian A. Schmidt (Waco)
Best Choral Performance for Tyberg: Masses

Travis Scott (Houston)
Best Rap/Sung Performance for Lover Galore (with SZA)

Chorus Of Students And Alumni, Shepherd School Of Music, Rice University & Houston Grand Opera Children's Chorus; Houston Symphony
Best Opera Recording for Berg: Wozzeck (with Hans Graf, conductor. Hans Graf, producer. Anne Schwanewilms & Roman Trekel, soloists)

The Walls Group (Houston)
Best Gospel Performance/Song for My Life

J. White Did It (Dallas) & Cardi B
Best Rap Song for “Bodak Yellow”

Additional Notes:
Zapateando En El Norte, a various artist collection with mostly Texas musicians, is on Dallas-based Azteca Records and is nominated for Best Regional Mexican Music Album.