Fifteen Nominated For Nashville Songwriters Hall
June 20, 2011 at 12:54 PM (PT)
GARTH BROOKS, LARRY GATLIN, AMY GRANT, ALAN JACKSON and TOWNES VAN ZANDT are among the 15 songwriters and artists to be nominated for induction into the NASHVILLE SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME this year. These 5 were all nominated in the Songwriter/Artist category.
JOHN BETTIS, ROBERT BYRNE, J.J. CALE, JAN CRUTCHFIELD, MARK JAMES, DAN PENN, GRETCHEN PETERS, THOM SCHUYLER, ALLEN SHAMBLIN and JOHN SCOTT SHERRILL are the Songwriter category nominees.
"This is an amazing group of songwriters and songwriter/artists," said JOHN VAN MOL, chair of the NASHVILLE SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME FOUNDATION (NaSHOF), which owns and administers the NASHVILLE SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME. "Every one of them is extremely worthy of induction, and it is our honor to place each of their names in nomination."
The winners will be announced in the coming weeks. For more info visit www.nashvillesongwritersfoundation.com.