Kudos to these 2016 GRAMMY nominees who’ve performed on Levitt stages!

GRAMMYCollageWe’re thrilled to announce that 21 artists who have performed on Levitt stages across the country have received nominations for the 58th Annual GRAMMY Awards! True to the spirit of the Levitt program, these artists represent a wide array of music genres from Latin to blues to roots to children’s.

Check out the nominees!

Dale Ann Bradley | Levitt AMP Middlesboro (2015)

Best Bluegrass Album, “Pocket Full Of Keys”

Brothers Osborne | Levitt AMP Denison (2015)

Best Country Duo/Group Performance, “Stay A Little Longer”

Bomba Estereo | Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles (2012)

Best Latin Rock, Urban or Alternative Album, “Amanecer”


Cedric Burnside Project | Levitt Shell Memphis (2014, 2013 & 2012)

Best Blues Album, “Descendants Of Hill Country”

Hayes Carll | Levitt Pavilion Arlington (2015), Levitt Shell Memphis (2012, 2011 & 2010)

Best Country Song, “Chances Are” (performed by Lee Ann Womack)

Cory Chisel | Levitt Shell Memphis (2015, 2014 & 2013)

Best American Roots Song, with Rodney Crowell & Emmylou Harris for “The Traveling Kind” (performed by Rodney Crowell & Emmylou Harris)

Jon Cleary | Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks (2015)

Best Regional Roots Music Album, “Go Go Juice”

Alex Cuba | Levitt Pavilion Arlington (2009), Levitt Pavilion Pasadena (2013), Levitt Shell Memphis (2003)

Best Latin Pop Album, “Healer”

Rocky Dawuni | Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles (2014, 2013 & 2010), Levitt Pavilion Pasadena (2015)

Best Reggae Album, “Branches Of The Same Tree”

Gustafer Yellowgold | Levitt Shell Memphis (2010)

Best Children’s Album, “Dark Pie Concerns”

Trey Hensley | Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles (2009)

Best Bluegrass Album, with Rob Ickes for “Before The Sun Goes Down”

Bettye LaVette | Levitt Pavilion Pasadena (2011)

Best Blues Album, “Worthy”

Bob Mintzer | Levitt Pavilion Arlington (2010)

Best Instrumental Composition, “Civil War”

Monsieur Periné | Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles (2012)

Best Latin Rock, Urban or Alternative Album, “Caja De Música”

José-Luis Orozco | Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles (2014 & 2013), Levitt Pavilion Pasadena (2012)

Best Children’s Album, “¡Come Bien! Eat Right!”

Pentatonix | Levitt Pavilion Arlington (2013 & 2012)

Best Arrangement, Instrumental or A Capella, “Dance Of The Sugar Plum Fairy”

Keali’i Reichel | Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles (2008)

Best Regional Roots Music Album, “Kawaiokalena”

The Revelers | Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks (2015)

Best Regional Roots Music Album, “Get Ready”

Snarky Puppy | Levitt Pavilion Arlington (2013 & 2010)

Best Contemporary Instrumental Album, with Metropole Orkest for “Sylva” 

Abigail Washburn | Levitt Shell Memphis (2011)

Best American Roots Performance, with Béla Fleck for “And Am I Born To Die” 
Best Folk Album, with Béla Fleck for “Béla Fleck And Abigail Washburn” 

Kirk Whalum | Levitt Shell Memphis (2008)

Best Contemporary Instrumental Album, “The Gospel According To Jazz, Chapter IV”

Did you catch any of these nominees at a free show at the Levitt? Let us know!

The 58th Annual GRAMMY Awards will be held on Monday, February 15, 2016. Click here for the full list of nominees.

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