Nashville Songwriters Hall Of Fame Announces 2016 Nominees
June 23, 2016 at 8:48 AM (PT)
The NASHVILLE SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME has announced its 2016 nominees in the Songwriter and Songwriter/Artist categories. Two new members will be selected for induction from the Songwriter category, one new member will be selected from the Songwriter/Artist category, and a new member will also be selected in a Veteran category. A selection committee will select the Veteran inductee in a separate in-house ballot vote, and only the winner will be announced.
Nominees in the Songwriter category include AARON BARKER, BETH NIELSEN CHAPMAN, FRANK DYCUS, ALEX HARVEY, JIM MCBRIDE, GARY NICHOLSON, JIM RUSHING, and RUSSELL SMITH. Nominees in the Songwriter/Artist category are ARTHUR ALEXANDER, AMY GRANT, TOWNES VAN ZANDT, and TONY JOE WHITE. The four selected inductees will be announced in JULY.