The 60th GRAMMY Awards were a huge night for both the winners and nominees attending the ceremony. One of the night’s top country winners was Chris Stapleton, who took home all three of the awards he was nominated for. Stapleton graciously accepted the award for Best Country Album during the show’s live telecast, thanking his tirelessly hard-working band and crew for their help along the way. “It’s a real joy to make music,” he concluded.
See the full list of GRAMMY winners below…
Best Country Album – From A Room: Volume 1 by Chris Stapleton
Best Country Solo Performance – “Either Way” by Chris Stapleton
Best Country Song: “Broken Halos” – Mike Henderson & Chris Stapleton, songwriters (Chris Stapleton)
Best Country Duo/Group Performance – “Better Man” by Little Big Town
Best Roots Gospel Album – Sing It Now: Songs Of Faith & Hope by Reba McEntire
Best American Roots Song – “If We Were Vampires” – Jason Isbell, songwriter (Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit)
Best Americana Album – The Nashville Sound by Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit
During the pre-telecast event, Reba was awarded Best Roots Gospel Album for her project Sing It Now: Songs of Faith & Hope. Sharing that she planned to “give it back to God,” the country icon was eternally grateful for the reception her album received.
“Our job in the entertainment business is to heal hearts. That’s what God put me on this earth for, I know it is, with the music, and to help other people. Music is so healing,” she said
-SoundsLikeNashville [Lauren Laffer]