1994 - 15th Annual Blues Music Awards - The Handys

Blues Band of The Year

Anson Funderburgh & the Rockets w/ Sam Myers
 
Blues Entertainer of The Year
Albert Collins
 
Blues Instrumentalist of The Year-Guitar
Albert Collins
 
Blues Instrumentalist of The Year-Harmonica
Charlie Musselwhite
 
Blues Instrumentalist of The Year-Other
Gatemouth Brown
 
Blues Instrumentalist of The Year-Piano
Pinetop Perkins
 
Blues Song of The Year
My Next Ex-Wife, written by Rick Estrin, recorded by Little Charlie & the Nightcats
 
Contemporary Blues Album of The Year
Blues Summit - B.B. King
 
Contemporary Blues Female Artist of The Year
Koko Taylor
 
Contemporary Blues Male Artist of The Year
Albert Collins
 
Country/Acoustic Blues Album of The Year
Portrait of a Delta Bluesman - Pinetop Perkins
 
Country/Acoustic Blues Artist of The Year
John Hammond
 
Entertainer of The Year
Albert Collins
 
Female Blues Vocalist of The Year
Etta James
 
Male Blues Vocalist of The Year
Otis Rush
 
Reissue Album of The Year
The Complete Plantation Recordings - Muddy Waters
 
Soul/Blues Female Artist of The Year
Etta James
 
Soul/Blues Album of The Year
Years of Tears - Bobby "Blue" Bland
 
Soul/Blues Male Artist of The Year
Bobby "Blue" Bland
 
Traditional Blues Album of The Year
Dancin' the Blues - Taj Mahal and the Phantom Blues Band
 
Traditional Blues Female Artist of The Year
Jessie Mae Hemphill
 
Traditional Blues Male Artist of The Year
Robert Jr. Lockwood