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Alan is nominated for Best Country Album for Like Red on a Rose, Rascal Flatts earned one for Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocal for “What Hurts the Most,” while the Dixie Chicks are up for Best Country Album (Taking the Long Way) and Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocal for their controversial “Not Ready to Make Nice.” Little Big Town also scored nominations for their performance of “Boondocks” and their album The Road to Here. “This is an incredible honor for us,” noted the band’s Phillip Sweet. The Grammy Awards will be held on Feb. 11, from the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Here’s a look at some of the top country Grammy nominees. A complete list of all the nominees can be found at grammy.com.
Best Female Country Vocal Performance:
Best Male Country Vocal Performance:
Best Country Album:
Best Country Performance by a Group or Duo With Vocal:
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