Grammy Award for Best Country Solo Performance
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|Grammy Award for Best Country Solo Performance|
|Awarded for||Quality solo vocal or instrumental country recordings|
|Presented by||National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences|
|Currently held by||Willie Nelson, "Ride Me Back Home" (2020)|
The Grammy Award for Best Country Solo Performance is an award presented at the Grammy Awards, a ceremony that was established in 1958 and originally called the Gramophone Awards. According to the 54th Grammy Awards description guide it is designed for solo (vocal or instrumental) country recordings and is limited to singles or tracks only.
The award combines the previous categories for Best Female Country Vocal Performance, Best Male Country Vocal Performance and Best Country Instrumental Performance (if it is an instrumental solo performance). The restructuring of these categories was a result of the Recording Academy's wish to decrease the list of categories and awards and to eliminate the distinctions between male and female performances.
|Willie Nelson||"Ride Me Back Home"|
|Ashley McBryde||"Girl Goin' Nowhere"|
|Tyler Childers||"All Your'n"|
|Blake Shelton||"God's Country"|
|Tanya Tucker||"Bring My Flowers Now"|
Artists with multiple wins
- 2 wins
Artists with multiple nominations
- Grammy Award for Best Country Duo/Group Performance
- Grammy Award for Best Country Song
- Grammy Award for Best Country Album
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- "Category Mapper". National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. Archived from the original on June 4, 2012. Retrieved November 25, 2011.
- Grammy Awards restructuring
- "2011 – 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards Nominees And Winners: Country Field". The Recording Academy. November 30, 2011.
- "2012 – 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards Nominees And Winners: Country Field". The Recording Academy. December 5, 2011.
- 2015 Nominees
- 2014 Nominees
- 2014 Nominees
- "Grammys 2017: Complete list of winners and nominees". Los Angeles Times. February 12, 2017. Retrieved December 30, 2017.
- "Grammy Awards Winners List: Updating Live". Variety. January 28, 2018. Retrieved January 28, 2018.
- Grammy.com, 7 December 2018