Kelly Willis Wins Multiple Honors at Austin Music Awards

Kelly Willis’ brand of country music plays well in her hometown. The former MCA recording artist captured honors for album of the year, female vocalist of the year and country artist of the year at the Austin Music Awards, presented Wednesday in Austin, Texas. Willis performed four songs, including the title track, from her winning album What I Deserve. A former resident of northern Virginia, she was effusive in her gratitude to the Austin community for accepting her as one of its own.