Guyton tweeted, “This is so special. Thank you so much @RecordingAcad! Can’t wait!”
As well as making her performance debut, Guyton is nominated in the category of ‘Best Country Solo Performance’. If she wins, it will mark the first time a Black female artist has won a country music GRAMMY in nearly five decades.
Performers Carlile, Lambert, Morris, and Swift are also Grammy nominees. Carlile’s Crowded Table, Lambert’s Bluebird, and Morris’ The Bones are all nominated for ‘Best Country Song’. Swift has six nominations, including two for ‘Best Song’ and ‘Pop Solo Performance’ for cardigan.
Other country music artists vying for awards includes Eric Church, Brandy Clark, Vince Gill, Brothers Osborne, Dan + Shay, Lady A, Little Big Town, Old Dominion, The Highwomen, Ingrid Andress and Ashley McBryde.
Hosted by Trevor Noah, the 2021 GRAMMYs will broadcast live on Monday, March 15 at 11am AEDT on Channel 10. This will be the first time in three years the GRAMMYs are back on Free to Air television.
Bad Bunny, Black Pumas, Cardi B, BTS, DaBaby, Doja Cat, Billie Eilish, Haim, Brittany Howard, Lil Baby, Dua Lipa, Chris Martin, John Mayer, Megan Thee Stallion, Post Malone, Roddy Ricch, and Harry Styles will also perform.
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