Buddy Miller Big Winner at AMA Awards
September 18, 2009 at 7:18 AM (PT)
BUDDY MILLER went home the big winner of last night's (9/17) 8th Annual AMERICANA MUSIC ASSOCIATION HONORS & AWARDS SHOW at NASHVILLE's RYMAN AUDITORIUM. MILLER took home trophies in almost every category he was nominated for, including "Artist of the Year."
The annual award show was hosted by JIM LAUDERDALE and featured performances by RODNEY CROWELL, RAUL MALO, THE FLATLANDERS, RECKLESS KELLY and more. JOHN FOGERTY, RAY BENSON, ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL and SAM BUSH performed in honor of lifetime achievement awards.
The complete list of winners is as follows:
Album of the Year:
"Written in Chalk" BUDDY & JULIE MILLER
Artist of the Year:
Duo/Group of the Year:
BUDDY & JULIE MILLER
New & Emerging Artist of the Year:
JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE
Instrumentalist of the Year:
Song of the Year:
"Chalk" written by JULIE MILLER, performed by BUDDY MILLER and PATTY GRIFFIN
Lifetime Achievement for Performance:
ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL
Lifetime Achievement for Executive:
Lifetime Achievement for Songwriter:
Lifetime Achievement for Instrumentalist:
For more highlights from the show see www.americanamusic.org.