Seventeen Louisiana-related recordings are in the pool to be nominees for the Grammy Best Regional Roots Music Album.  This isn’t the actual final nomination list, just those that are considered for the list.  See this article in the Lafayette, LA Advertiser for the list.  The list isn’t just Cajun, Louisiana Creole and zydeco.  It includes rhythm ‘n’ blues, like the Creole String Beans’ Shrimp Boots & Vintage Suits.  You’ll find High Performance, Keith Frank, Chris Ardoin, Corey Ledet, Morris Ledet, Lil Nathan, the Lost Bayou Ramblers and more!

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