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And the nominees are...

 
 

The 2017 Honors & Awards Nominees Have Arrived!

 

And the nominees are...

 
 

Album of the Year:

American Band, Drive-By Truckers, Produced by David Barbe

Close Ties, Rodney Crowell, Produced by Kim Buie and Jordan Lehning

Freedom Highway, Rhiannon Giddens, Produced David Bither, Rhiannon Giddens and Dirk Powell

The Navigator, Hurray for the Riff Raff, Produced by Paul Butler

A Sailor's Guide to Earth, Sturgill Simpson, Produced by Sturgill Simpson

 
 

Artist of the Year:

Jason Isbell

John Prine

Lori McKenna

Margo Price

Sturgill Simpson

 
 

Duo/Group of the Year:

Billy Bragg & Joe Henry

Drive-By Truckers

Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives

The Lumineers

 
 

Emerging Artist of the Year:

Aaron Lee Tasjan

Amanda Shires

Brent Cobb

Sam Outlaw

 
 

Song of the Year:

"All Around You," Sturgill Simpson, Written by Sturgill Simpson

"It Ain't Over Yet," Rodney Crowell (feat. Rosanne Cash & John Paul White), Written by Rodney Crowell

"To Be Without You," Ryan Adams, Written by Ryan Adams

"Wreck You," Lori McKenna, Written by Lori McKenna and Felix McTeigue

 
 

Instrumentalist of the Year:

Spencer Cullum, Jr.

Jen Gunderman

Courtney Hartman

Charlie Sexton

 

Congrats to all!

 

Can't get enough of this year's nominees? We've curated a special Spotify playlist just for you: http://spoti.fi/2q0wM8P

 

 

Didn't catch the livestream of today's event? No worries, you can still watch the program on-demand here. Catch stellar performances by Mike Cooley & Patterson Hood of the Drive-By Truckers, Jerry Douglas, Jason Isbell, The Milk Carton Kids and Caitlin Canty.