2007 Blues Music Awards

Acoustic Album of The Year

Bob Brozman - Blues Reflex
Cephas & Wiggins - Shoulder to Shoulder
Guy Davis - Skunkmello
John Long - Lost & Found
 
Acoustic Artist of The Year
Cephas & Wiggins
David "Honeyboy" Edwards
Guy Davis
Paul Oscher
Rory Block
 
Album of The Year
Charlie Musselwhite - Delta Hardware
Irma Thomas - After the Rain
Janiva Magness - Do I Move You?
Nick Moss & the Flip Tops - Live at Chan's
Watermelon Slim & the Workers - Watermelon Slim & the Workers
 
B.B. King Entertainer of The Year
Bettye LaVette
Bobby Rush
Lil' Ed
Tab Benoit
Watermelon Slim
 
Band of The Year
Lil' Ed & The Blues Imperials
Magic Slim & The Teardrops
Mannish Boys
Nick Moss & the Flip Tops
Watermelon Slim & the Workers
 
Best New Artist Debut
Dave Gross - Take the Gamble
Eric Lindell - Change in the Weather
James Hunter - People Gonna Talk
Slick Ballinger - Mississippi Soul
The Kilborn Alley Blues Band - Put it in the Alley
 
Comeback Album of The Year
Andy Fairweather Low - Sweet Soulful Music
Chicago Bob Nelson - Flyin' Too High
Jeremy Spencer - Precious Little
Jerry Lee Lewis - Last Man Standing
 
Contemporary Blues Female Artist of The Year
Barbara Blue
EG Kight
Janiva Magness
Marcia Ball
Shemekia Copeland
 
Contemporary Blues Album of The Year
Fiona Boyes - Lucky 13
Guitar Shorty - We the People
Janiva Magness - Do I Move You?
John Mooney - Big Ol' Fiya
Michael Powers - Prodigal Son
 
Contemporary Blues Male Artist of The Year
Guitar Shorty
Kim Wilson
Michael Powers
Ronnie Baker Brooks
Tab Benoit
 
Historical Album of The Year
Delmark Records - All Your Love I Miss Loving - (Live at the Wise Fools Pub Chicago) - Otis Rush
Delmark Records - Live at Theresa's 1975 - Junior Wells
Delta Groove Productions - Larger Than Life - Hollywood Fats Band
Shout! Factory - Hooker - John Lee Hooker
Shout! Factory - Live at the Electric Ballroom 1974 - Freddie King
 
Instrumentalist-Bass
Bill Stuve
Bob Stroger
Calvin "Fuzz" Jones
Larry Taylor
Mookie Brill
 
Instrumentalist-Drums
Jimi Bott
Richard Innes
Sam Carr
Sam Lay
Willie "Big Eyes" Smith
 
Instrumentalist-Guitar
Duke Robillard
Guitar Shorty
Hubert Sumlin
Kid Ramos
Lurrie Bell
Nick Moss
 
Instrumentalist-Harmonica
Big George Brock
Billy Branch
Charlie Musselwhite
James Harman
Kim Wilson
Mark Hummel
Mitch Kashmar
 
Instrumentalist-Horn
Calvin Owens
Deanna Bogart
Doug James
Eddie Shaw
Greg Piccolo
Kaz Kazanoff
 
Instrumentalist-Other
Guy Davis - Banjo
Otis Taylor - Banjo
Rich Del Grosso - Mandolin
Robert Randolph - Steel Guitar
Sonny Rhodes - Steel Guitar
 
Pinetop Perkins Piano Player of The Year
Dr. John
Floyd Dixon
Henry Butler
Honey Piazza
Marcia Ball
Mitch Woods
 
Song of the Year
"Baptized in Dirty Water" - Chris Thomas King, Chris Thomas King - Rise
"Church is Out" - Charlie Musselwhite, Charlie Musselwhite - Delta Hardware
"Hard Times" - William Homans, Watermelon Slim & the Workers - Watermelon Slim & the Workers
"Icicles in My Meat Loaf" - Ed Williams, Lil' Ed & the Blues Imperials - Rattleshake
"Prodigal Son" - Michael Murchison, Michael Powers - Prodigal Son
 
Soul Blues Album of The Year
Calvin Owens Blues Orchestra- I Ain't Gonna Be Your Dog No More
Irma Thomas - After the Rain
Jackie Payne & Steve Edmonson Band - Master of the Game
James Hunter - People Gonna Talk
Johnny Rawls - Heart & Soul
Trudy Lynn - I'm Still Here
 
Soul Blues Female Artist of The Year
Bettye LaVette
Irma Thomas
Mavis Staples
Sugar Pie DeSanto
Trudy Lynn
 
Soul Blues Male Artist of The Year
Bobby Rush
Frankie Lee
Jackie Payne
Mighty Sam McClain
Solomon Burke
 
Traditional Blues Album of The Year
Big George Brock - Round Two
Charlie Musselwhite - Delta Hardware
Last Of The Great Mississippi Delta Bluesmen - Live in Dallas
Nick Moss & the Flip Tops - Live at Chan's
Watermelon Slim & the Workers - Watermelon Slim & the Workers
 
Traditional Blues Female Artist of The Year
Diunna Greenleaf
Etta James
Nora Jean Bruso
Ruth Brown
Zora Young
 
Traditional Blues Male Artist of The Year
Big George Brock
Charlie Musselwhite
Hubert Sumlin
Robert Lockwood, Jr.
Watermelon Slim