CHRIS STAPLETON: Leads Country Grammy Nominations

Chris Stapleton is country’s Grammy 2018 frontrunner. He grabbed three nominations: Best Country Solo Performance for “Either Way,” Best Country Song for “Broken Halos” and Best Country Album for From a Room: Volume 1Sam HuntMiranda LambertLady AntebellumLittle Big Town and Midland each earned two nods.

Best Country Solo Performance 

  • “Body Like a Back Road” – Sam Hunt
  • “Losing You” – Alison Krauss
  • “Tin Man” – Miranda Lambert
  • “I Could Use a Love Song” – Maren Morris
  • “Either Way” – Chris Stapleton

Best Country Duo/Group Performance

  • “It Ain’t My Fault” – Brothers Osborne
  • “My Old Man – Zac Brown Band
  • “You Look Good – Lady Antebellum
  • “Better Man” – Little Big Town
  • “Drinkin’ Problem” – Midland

Best Country Song (Songwriters award)

  • “Better Man” – Taylor Swift, songwriter (Little Big Town)
  • “Body Like a Back Road” – Zach CrowellSam HuntShane McAnally and Josh Osborne, songwriters (Sam Hunt)
  • “Broken Halos” – Mike Henderson and Chris Stapleton, songwriters (Chris Stapleton)
  • “Drinkin’ Problem” – Jess CarsonCameron DuddyShane McAnallyJosh Osborne and Mark Wystrach, songwriters (Midland)
  • “Tin Man” –  Jack IngramMiranda Lambert and Jon Randall, songwriters (Miranda Lambert)

Best Country Album

  • Cosmic Hallelujah – Kenny Chesney
  • Heart Break – Lady Antebellum
  • The Breaker – Little Big Town
  • Life Changes – Thomas Rhett 
  • From a Room: Volume 1 – Chris Stapleton