1990 - 11th Annual Blues Awards

Band of The Year
Buddy Guy and his Chicago Blues Band 
 
Blues Single
Big Leg Women/Cadillac Baby - Sonny Rogers & the Cat Scratchers (Blue Moon)
 
Blues Song
The Middle-Aged Blues Boogie - writer: Gaye Adegbalola, performed by Saffire (Alligator Records)
 
Contemporary Blues Album (Foreign)
Chicago Blues Session Vol. 10 - Magic Slim (Wolf Records)
 
Contemporary Blues Album of The Year
The Healer - John Lee Hooker
 
Contemporary Blues Female Artist
Koko Taylor
 
Contemporary Blues Male Artist
John Lee Hooker
 
Entertainer of The Year
Buddy Guy
 
Instrumentalist of The Year-Guitar
Buddy Guy
 
Instrumentalist of The Year-Other
Charlie Musselwhite
 
Traditional Blues Album
Guitar Man - John Cephas & Phil Wiggins (Flying Fish Records)
 
Traditional Blues Female Artist
Queen Ida
 
Traditional Blues Male Artist
Sunnyland Slim
 
Vintage/Reissue (Foreign)
Memphis Days - Howlin' Wolf (Bear Family)
 
Vintage/Reissue Album (US)
The Chess Box - Muddy Waters (MCA/Chess)
 
Vocalist of The Year
John Lee Hooker