Date posted: January 30, 2017

bma38thAlbum of the Year
Kenny Neal – Bloodline
Toronzo Cannon – The Chicago Way

Band of the Year
Lil Ed & The Blues Imperials

B.B King Entertainer of the Year
John Nemeth
Lil Ed

Contemporary Blues Album
Kenny Neal – Bloodline
Toronzo Cannon – The Chicago Way
Contemporary Blues Male Artists
Albert Castiglia
Kenny Neal
Toronzo Cannon

Instrumentalist – Drums
Tony Braunagel

Rock Blues Album of the Year
Albert Castiglia – Big Dog
Walter Trout – Alive in Amsterdam

Song of the Year
“Walk A Mile In My Blues” – written by David Duncan, Curtis Salgado, & Mike Finnigan and performed by Curtis Salgado on The Beautiful Lowdown
“Walk it Off” written and performed by Toronzo Cannon on The Chicago Way

Soul Blues Album of The Year
Curtis Salgado – The Beautiful Lowdown

Soul Blues Male Artist
Curtis Salgado

Traditional Blues Male Artist
Lil’ Ed Williams