Detroit Music Awards Winners Announced

The following friends of the Detroit Blues Society were honored last night at the Detroit Music Awards:

Outstanding Acoustic/Folk Songwriter – Emily Rose

Outstanding Blues Artist/Group – Johnnie Bassett

Outstanding Blues/R&B Instrumentalist – Johnnie Bassett ( guitar )

Outstanding Blues/R&B Recording – Motor City Josh ” Forty Four: A Tribute to Howlin’ Wolf ”

Outstanding Blues/R&B Songwriter – Chris Codish

Outstanding Blues/R&B Vocalist – Thornetta Davis

Outstanding R&B Artist/Group – Howling Diablos

Outstanding Live Performance – Hot Club of Detroit

Outstanding Live Sound Technician – Neil Sever ( Memphis Smoke / Various )

Outstanding Local Record Label – Mack Avenue Records

Outstanding National Small/Independent Label Recording – Johnnie Bassett ” The Gentleman is Back ” ( Mack Avenue )

Outstanding Video / Independent Budget (Under $10,000) – Paul Miles ” Motown Still Our Town ”

Outstanding Video / Major Budget (Over $10,000) – The Motor City Horns and The Brothers Groove featuring Thornetta Davis ” Kissing My Love ”

Outstanding Gospel/Christian Musician – bugs Beddow – ( flute )

Outstanding Jazz Composer – Chris Codish

Outstanding Jazz Instrumentalist – Keith Kaminski – ( saxophone )

Outstanding Jazz Vocalist – Chris Codish

Outstanding Traditional Jazz Artist/Group – Hot Club of Detroit

Outstanding Urban/Funk Artist/Group – The Brothers Groove

Outstanding Urban/Funk Musician
– Skeeto Valdez ( drums )

Outstanding Urban/Funk Songwriter – Chris Codish

Outstanding Urban/Funk Vocalist
– Nadir

Outstanding Urban/Funk/Hip-Hop Recording – The Howling Diablos ” Divine Trash Highway ”

Please join us in congratulating these superb folks for their achievements!

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