Top Americana Music Artists

Americana music is a combination of contemporary and traditional bluegrass folk, gospel, alt-country, rock, and soul. Fans of Americana music are crazy about different songs, artists, and Americana music bands. Motivational lyrics and deep melodies prove really beneficial for listeners. Some special songs can help listeners to relax their mind and get rid of tensions in their life. Just like other countries, here are numerous Americana music artists who sing songs and release albums for their fans. Some of the most popular Americana music artists are as under:

Buddy Miller

Top Americana Music Artists-millerBuddy Miller (Steven Paul) is a famous musician, songwriter, recording artist, American singer, and producer. In the late 1970s, Miller started the Buddy Miller Band with Shawn Colvin, who is a songwriter. In the 1990s, the Miller shifted to Nashville and worked as a vocalist and guitar player on numerous recording sessions.  He started producing his records in his studio. He released his first solo “Your Love” in 1995 followed by two other solos “Poison Love (1997) and Cruel Moon (1999). In 2001, he along with is wide release Buddy and Julie Miller and this album won the award from AMA (Americana Music Association). He is famously known as one of the country music legends.

Jim Lauderdale

Top Americana Music Artists-Jim LauderdaleJim Lauderdale aka James Russell is an award-winning bluegrass, Americana and country singer-songwriter. He has been working in this industry since 1986 and released almost 27 albums, including Dr. Ralph Stanely, Donna the Buffalo and Buddy Miller. His written songs are recorded by dozens of artists, such as Patty Loveless, Vince Gill, Dixie Chicks, Blake Shelton, Elvis Costello, Gray Allan and George Strait. He was honored in Nashville at the Americana Awards show 21 September 2016 with Lifetime Achievement WagonMaster Award.

Lucinda Williams

Top Americana Music Artists-Lucinda WilliamsA famous American singer, Lucinda Williams is known for country music, blues, folk, rock and her songwriting skills. Her first album was in blues and country style, but it couldn’t receive much attention from the public, radio, and media. She released her self-titled album known as “Lucinda Williams” in 1988. This album featured an exclusive song “Passionate Kisses, ” and this song helped Williams to claim her first Grammy Award for the best song in 1994. She is famous for slow working because she released her second album after several years. She won the title of the best songwriter of America in 2002.

Hayes Carll

Top Americana Music Artists-Hayes CarllJoshua Hayes Carll is a native of Woodlands, Texas. His roots-oriented songwriting is famous for its sarcastic humor and plainspoken poetry. In 2016, he was nominated for Grammy Award for his Country Song. His song “Another Like You” was awarded the best song of the year in 2011. He was also nominated for Americana Awards in the same year.

 

Johnny Cash

Top Americana Music Artists-Johnny CashHe was an American guitarist, songwriter, singer, author, and actor and died on 12 September 2003. He was the most influential musician of the 20th era and best-selling music artist after selling 90 million records globally. His genre-spinning sound and songs embraced the gospel, folk, blues, rockabilly, and rock and roll.

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