Grammy Awards: Country’s Winners

Little Big Town, Chris Stapleton, Jason Isbell Claim Off-Camera Awards

Little Big Town and the writers of their hit, “Girl Crush,” are among the early winners Monday(Feb. 15) in Los Angeles at the 58th annual Grammy Awards.

Chris Stapleton and Jason Isbell also netted early wins.

The main awards show will be televised live at 8 p.m. ET on CBS. With a total of 83 categories, the majority of the Grammys are presented off camera earlier in the day at Staples Center.

Here’s a look at the early winners in the country, Americana, bluegrass and roots music categories:

Best Country Duo/Group Performance: “Girl Crush,” Little Big Town

Best Country Song: “Girl Crush,” Hillary Lindsey, Lori McKenna and Liz Rose (songwriters)

Best Country Album: Traveller, Chris Stapleton

Best Country Solo Performance: “Traveller,” Chris Stapleton (track from Traveller)

Best Americana Album: Something More Than Free, Jason Isbell

Best American Roots Song: “24 Frames,” Jason Isbell (songwriter)

Best Bluegrass Album: The Muscle Shoals Recordings, the SteelDrivers

Best American Roots Performance, “See That My Grave Is Kept Clean,” Mavis Staples

Best Blues Album: Born to Play Guitar, Buddy Guy

Best Folk Album: Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn, Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media: Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me (various artists)

Best Recording Package: Still the King: Celebrating the Music of Bob Wills And His Texas Playboys, Asleep at the Wheel (musical artists), Sarah Dodds, Shauna Dodds and Dick Reeves (art directors)

Best Historical Album: The Basement Tapes Complete: The Bootleg Series Vol. 11, Bob Dylan and The Band (artists)

Best Roots Gospel Album: Still Rockin’ My Soul, the Fairfield Four