The biggest night on the bluegrass calendar, featuring once-in-a-lifetime moments and outstanding performances by the best in bluegrass.
Co-hosted by Sierra Hull, Joe Newberry, Rhonda Vincent, & Tim O’Brien
This one of a kind awards show featured performances from all six Entertainer of the Year nominees, tributes to Doc Watson and J.D. Crowe, celebrations of women in bluegrass, the 20th anniversary of O Brother, Where Art Thou?, the 75th anniversary of the birth of bluegrass, and much more!
New Grass Revival
The Johnson Mountain Boys
Founded by the IBMA in 1991, the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame (initially named of “Hall of Honor”) is the bluegrass music industry’s tribute to the pioneers of the music and the people who have made it great.
Recognizing outstanding achievement and pioneering efforts in bluegrass music.
Honoring forerunners and ambassadors for bluegrass music.
Recognizing outstanding work in non-performing industry categories.
Recognizing artists and business people who are in the early years of their careers.