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