During a recent press conference held in Nashville, Tennessee, the International Bluegrass Music Association announced their nominees for the IBMA Awards. Becky Buller and Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper both received multiple nominations.
Becky Buller and her band received a total of seven nominations that include:
Becky Buller – Female Vocalist and Fiddle Player of the Year
Ned Luberecki – Banjo Player of the Year
Gospel Recorded Event of the Year – “Speaking”
Recorded Event of the Year – “Calamity Jane” with Rhonda Vincent, “Rebel And Rose” with Sam Bush
Song of the Year – “Calamity Jane”
Additionally Becky participated in two more recordings that received nominations:
“Swept Away” by Missy Raines, Becky on Fiddle
“She Took The Tennessee River” by Special Consensus, with Becky on Fiddle and written by Becky.
The IBMA Awards will be held on Thursday, September 27th in Raleigh, NC during the IBMA’s week-long World of Bluegrass conference and festival.