2017 Western Swing Nominees

Artists have no cut off date, but albums and songs released over the last 16 months and can only be submitted once. There is no membership or fee required to submit material. Please send all submissions to working_cowboy@hotmail.com. We would appreciate contact information for the artists so we can contact them if they make the top five. Submissions will be accepted through October 31, 2017. The entire list will be sent to Disc Jockeys worldwide for their voting. If you want to be considered, it is advised you contact your Disc Jockeys and encourage them to play your music and to vote for you. If they are not on our DJ list, we will be glad to add them if they will supply the appropriate information.  If you see any mistakes, please let us know.

Second Posting 10-18-2017

WESTERN SWING 2017
MALE

…Garry Ash
…JD Barham
…Doug Boggs
…Kevin Macneil Brown
…Coby Carter
…Billy Cate
…Brian Cloud
…Eugene Chrysler
…Chuck Cusimano
…Alex Dormont
…John England
…Bob Fjeldsted
…Bobby Flores
…Skip Frontz Jr.
…Keith George
…Greg Gibbs
…Sage Guyton
…Greg Hardy
…Brady Honeycutt
…Hayden C James
…Skip Krevens
…Larry Lange
…Billy Mata
…Levi Mullen
…Jody Nix
…Greg Parker
…Mike Penny
…Leon Rausch
…Jason Roberts
…Ernie Rowell
…Paul Schlesinger
…Lloyd Wood

WESTERN SWING 2017
FEMALE

…Teresa Anderson
…Amberley Beatty
…Leddy Bragg
…Mikki Daniel
…Cheryl Deseree
…Stacy Lee Guse
…Kristyn Harris
…Sharyn Lee
…Amber Martin
…Carolyn Martin
…Solitaire Miles
…Lynette Morgan
…Kristi Nebel
…Angela Parker
…LeeLee Robert
…Selena Rosanbalm
…Louise Rowe
…Hannah Williamson

WESTERN SWING
DUO /GROUP 2017

…Doug Boggs/CowboyJazz Band
…Brady Honeycutt Band
…Rocky King Band
…Jason Roberts Band
…Hot Texas Swing Band
…Railhouse Band
…Bobby Flores/Yellow Rose Band
…Oregon Valley Boys
…Blackwater Valley Boys
…Bob Fjeldsted/Round Up Boys
…Big Hat No Cattle
…Brain Cloud
…Southern Comfort
…Brady Bowen/Swing Country
…Steel Country
…Jody Nix/Texas Cowboys
…Cowgirls Dream
…Uptown Drifters
…Lake Travis Fiddlers
…Mike Faast/Jangles
…Cherokee Maidens
…Fia Sco & The Majestics
…Mike Penny/Moonshiners
…Jack Phillips
…Louise Rowe/Texan Playboys
…Go Outside/Playboys
…Tulsa Playboys
…The Palomars
…Rick & The All Star Ramblers
…Quebe Sisters
…Barm Door Slammers
…The Lucky Stars
…The B Stars
…Sharyn Lee/Sundwoners
…Well Swung
…Sugar Moon Swingers
…Billy Mata/Texas Tradition
…Larry Lange/Lone Star Troubadours

WESTERN SWING 2017
ALBUM

…Gary Ash-Ride This Barstool
…Railhouse Band-Coming Out Swingin’
…Kim Blakey-Dancing On Daddy’s Boots
…Blackwater Valley Boys-Step Back Brother
…Leddy Bragg-Y’all Ready For Leddy?
…Billy Cate-Songs Of San Antonio
…Big Hat, No Cattle-Big Hat, No Cattle
…Eugene Chrysler-Hillbilly Fun Park
…Brain Cloud-Live At Barbes
…Chuck Cusimano-Swing Through The Years
…Cowgirls Dream-Cowgirls Dream
…Lake Travis Fiddlers-I Hear You Talkin’
…Frank Maloy/Paul Anastasio & Friends-Stop Look and Listen
…Keith George-Texas In My Mind
…Bumper Jacksons-I’ve Never Met A Stranger
…Hayden C James-One More Time
…Fia Sco & The Majestics-Icebear
…Paul Moore-Mandolin Magic
…Lynette Morgan-Roadside Diner
…The Palomars-Supper Club Riot
…Jack Phillips-Jack Phillips
…Louise Rowe/Texas Playboys-Louise Rowe and her Texas Playboys
…Rick/All Star Ramblers-Green Mountain Standard Time
…Rick & All Star Ramblers-Welcome To Our Vermont #2
…Bret Raper-Somewhere Near Austin
…Country Side Of Harmonica Sam-Drink After Midnight
…Justin Trevino/Quebe Sisters-The Son Shines Down On Me
…Cherokee Maidens/Sycamore Swing-My Dixie Darling

WESTERN SWING 2017
SONG

…Teresa Anderson-What Makes Bob Holler
…Garry Ash-Swng Me Back Home
…Railhouse Band-Chinatown
…Hot Texas Swing Band-Ain’t Dead Yet
…Marci Beasley-Sassy Texas Music
…KIim Blakey-Bucket List
…Kim Blakey-Out Of Sight
…Doug Boggs-There I Said It Again
…Doug Boggs-I Picked A San Antonio Rose
…Leddy Bragg-The 24th Hour
…Leddy Bragg-Texas Is Calling Me Home
…Kevin Macneil Brown-Dancehall On The Brazos
…Billy Cate-I Left My Heart in San Antone
…Big Hat No Cattle-Somebody From Texas
…Eugene Chrysler-Broke On Bob Wills Music
…Brian Cloud-Speedin’ West
…Chuck Cusimano-Home For The Heartache
…Chuck Cusimano-How Many
…RJ Daniel-Five Minutes More
…Cowgirls Dream-Oklahoma Hills
…Frank Maloy/Paul Anastasio & Friends-Old South Georgia Home
…Greg Hardy-Milk Cow Blues
…Lake Travis Fiddlers-I Hear You Talkin’
…Lake Travis Fiddlers-Crazy Man, Crazy
…Hayden C James/Bobby Flores-Deep Water
…Skip Frontz Jr-Asphalt In My Veins
…Skip Krevens-Crazy Cause I Love You
…Fia Sco & The Majestics-Shame On You
…The Palomars-Swing Valley Drifter
…Jack Phillips-Home In San Antone
…Jack Philllips-South
…Louise Rowe/Texan Playboys-In The Mood
…Jack Phillips-Corinne, Corinna
…Rick & The Ramblers-Texoma Bound
…Rick & The Ramblers-Texoma Bound
…Rick & The Ramblers-Here’s Yer Hat What’s Yer Hurry
…Rick & The Ramblers-I Love Western Swing
…Bret Raper-One Fiddle, Two Fiddles
…Justin Trevino/Quebe Sisters-Bluebonnet Lane
…Cherokee Maidens/Sycamore Swing-Longing For Tulsa and You
…Lloyd Wood-Cherokee Maiden

2017
INSTRUMENTALIST

…Chuck Cusimano
…Richard Helsey
…Rory Huffman
…Jake Hooker
…Robert Huston
…Doug Jernigan
…John Jones
…Sarah Jory
…Junior Knight
…Dae Martin
…Levi Mullen
…Bret Raper
…Luke Reed
…Eddie Rivers
…Jason Roberts
…Joe Settlemiers
…Hank Singer
…Steve Smith