Congrats to these 2017 GRAMMY nominees who have played Levitt stages!

  • Roddie Romero And The Hub City All-Stars

Levitteers always know they’re in for an incredible experience at Levitt venues, where everyone is welcome to enjoy artists of all music genres, for free. These talented performers range from up-and-coming acts to highly acclaimed artists, including a number of GRAMMY Award winners and nominees! Just today, the Recording Academy announced nominees for the 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards, including 25 artists who have played on Levitt stages. Check out the nominees below, then hear them for yourself with our 2017 GRAMMY Nominees playlist!

Eric Adcock & Roddie Romero | Levitt Shell Memphis (2013)
Best American Roots Song, “Gulfstream”
Best Regional Roots Music Album with The Hub City All-Stars, Gulfstream

William Bell | Levitt Shell Memphis (2008)
Best Traditional R&B Performance, “The Three of Me”
Best Americana Album, This Is Where I Live

Blind Boys Of Alabama | Levitt Shell (2016)
Best American Roots Performance, “Mother’s Children Have A Hard Time”

Billy Childs | Levitt Pavilion Pasadena (2011)
Best Arrangement, Instruments and Vocals with Larry Klein for “Somewhere (Dirty Blvd) (Extended Version)” (performed by Lang Lang, featuring Lisa Fischer & Jeffrey Wright)

Judy Collins | Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles (2015)
Best Folk Album (with Ari Hest), Silver Skies Blue

Luther Dickinson | Levitt Shell Memphis (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)
Best Traditional Blues Album, “Blues & Ballads (A Folksinger’s Songbook: Volumes I & II)

Sierra Hull | Levitt AMP Sheboygan (2016)
Best Folk Album, Weighted Mind

Vasti Jackson | Levitt National Tour featuring Playing for Change (2014)
Best Traditional Blues Album, The Soul of Jimmie Rodgers

Sarah Jarosz | Levitt Shell Memphis (2016)
Best American Roots Performance, “House Of Mercy”
Best Roots Album and Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical, Undercurrent

La Santa Cecilia | Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles (2009, 2011, 2014), Levitt Pavilion Pasadena (2010)
Best Latin Rock, Urban or Alternative Album, Buenaventura

La Sonora Santanera | Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles (2014, 2015)
Best tropical Latin album, La Sonora Santanera En Su 60 Aniversario

Janiva Magness | Levitt Pavilion Arlington (2015)
Best Contemporary Blues Album, Love Wins Again

Mariachi Divas de Cindy Shea | Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles (2007, 2014), Levitt Pavilion Pasadena (2006-2016)
Best Regional Mexican Music Album (including Tejano), Tributo A Joan Sebastian Y Rigoberto Alfaro

Bob Mintzer | Levitt Pavilion Arlington (2010)
Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album, All L.A. Band

Gaby Moreno | Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles (2011)
Best Latin Pop Album, Ilusión

Maren Morris | Levitt Pavilion Arlington (2009)
Best New Artist
Best Country Solo Performance and Best Country Song, “My Church”
Best Country Album, Hero

The Okee Dokee Brothers | Levitt Pavilion Westport (2015)
Best Children’s Album, Saddle Up 

Pentantonix | Levitt Pavilion Arlington (2012, 2013)
Best Country Duo/Group Performance with Dolly Parton for “Jolene”

Gregory Porter | Levitt Shell Memphis (2012)
Best Jazz Vocal Album, Take Me to the Alley

The Record Company | Levitt Pavilion Pasadena (2014), Levitt Shell Memphis (2016)
Best Contemporary Blues Album, Give It Back To You

Recess Monkey | Levitt Pavilion Westport (2012)
Best Children’s Album, Novelties

Catherine Russell | Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles (2008)
Best Jazz Vocal Album, Harlem On My Mind

Brady Rymer And The Little Band That Could | Levitt Pavilion Westport (2012, 2014)
Best Children’s Album, Press Play 

Secret Agent 23 Skidoo | Levitt Pavilion Arlington (2016)
Best Children’s Album, Infinity Plus One 

Snarky Puppy | Levitt Pavilion Arlington (2010, 2013)
Best Contemporary Instrumental Album, Culcha Vulcha

The 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards will be held on February 12, 2017. Click here for the full list of nominees.

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