Kansas City’s Samantha Fish won Contemporary Blues Female Artist of the Year in the Blues Foundation’s 39th Annual Blues Music Awards announced May 10, 2018 at the Memphis Cook Center in Memphis, TN. Congratulations to a deserving artist surrounded by a field of amazing artists, including: Beth Hart, Karen Lovely, Shemekia Copeland, and Vanessa Collier.
Blues Insights congratulates all of the Blues Music Award winners and special congratulations, of course, to Ms. Samantha Fish. Here’s some balloons for you!
More winners that have crossed our cameras:
Mike Zito for Rock Blues Artist of the Year. Congratulations, Mr. Zito!
Walter Trout for Rock Blues LP of the Year (“We’re All in This Together”)
“Southern Avenue” Best Emerging Artist Album Award – Congratulations!
“Robert Cray & Hi Rhythm” namesake album for Best Soul Blues Album – Congratulations to a fantastic band!