MAY 2012:Charlie Musselwhite Honored with Blues Music Awards
Rosebud artist Charlie Musselwhite,was honored at the 33rd Annual Blues Music Awards on Thursday, May 10. Charlie Musselwhite won two awards the following evening for Best Instrumentalist – Harmonica, and for Traditional Blues Male Artist of the Year. This marks the second year in a row Charlie has won in both categories, and brings his total of Blues Music Awards to a monumental 27!
Formerly known as the W.C. Handy Awards, the BMAs were staged at the Cook Convention Center in Memphis, TN, by the Memphis-based Blues Foundation. The annual event brings together Blues performers, industry representatives and fans from all over the world to celebrate the best in Blues recordings and performances from the previous year.