Lambert earns two Grammy nominations


A month after winning the Country Music Association Female Vocalist of the Year award, Lindale’s Miranda Lambert recently secured two Grammy Award-nominations for her hit single “Tin Man.’’

In 2010, she won a Grammy for Best Country Female Vocalist Performance for “The House That Built Me,’’ and in 2015, she won her second Grammy for Best Country Album for “Platinum.’’

Counting this year, Lambert has been nominated for 17 Grammys since 2007.

“Tin Man’’ is from her sixth studio album, “The Weight of These Wings.’’

Lambert is won Academy of Country Music Female Vocalist of the Year honors last year, marking her eighth straight year to win that award. She has also secured 12 CMA awards and 28 ACM awards.

Other studio albums include “Kerosene” (2005), “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” (2007), “Revolution’’ (2009), “Four the Record” (2011) and “Platinum” (2014).

Other 2017 CMA nominations included Album of the Year (“The Weight of These Wings”), Single of the Year (“Tin Man”), Song of the Year (“Tin Man”) and Music Video of the Year (“Vice”).

Eligibility for this year’s Grammys extended from Oct. 1, 2016 to Sept. 30, 2017.

The find round of voting on this year’s awards will be from Dec. 7-21 and the ceremony will be broadcast live on CBS from New York City on Sunday, Jan. 28.

Other country nominees include:

Best Country Solo Performance

(For new vocal or instrumental solo country recordings)

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

(For new vocal or instrumental duo/group or collaborative country recordings)

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

Better Man, Taylor Swift, songwriter, (Little Big Town); Body Like A Back Road, Zach Crowell, Sam Hunt, Shane McAnally & Josh Osborne, songwriters, (Sam Hunt); Broken Halos, Mike Henderson and Chris Stapleton, songwriters, (Chris Stapleton); Drinkin’ Problem, Jess Carson, Cameron Duddy, Shane McAnally, Josh Osborne and Mark Wystrach, songwriters, (Midland); Tin Man, Jack Ingram, Miranda Lambert and Jon Randall, songwriters (Miranda Lambert)

Best Country Album

(For albums containing at least 51 percent playing time of new country recordings)

Cosmic Hallelujah, Kenny Chesney; Heart Break, Lady Antebellum; The Breaker, Little Big Town; Life Changes, Thomas Rhett; From A Room: Volume 1, Chris Stapleton.


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