Discography & Awards

Selected Discography

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“Blues in My Soul” – Delmark Records

“The Devil Ain’t Got No Music” – Aria BG Records

Chicago Blues: A Living History (The Revolution Continues) – Raisin’ Music w/Buddy Guy, Magic Slim, Billy Boy Arnold, Ronnie Baker Brooks, and Billy Branch

Chicago Blues: A Living History – Raisin’ Music w/Billy Boy Arnold, John Primer and Billy Branch (Grammy Nominated)

Gettin’ Up: Live at Buddy Guy’s Legends & Rosa’s Lounge – Delmark w/Carey Bell

“Let’s Talk About Love” – Aria B.G. Records

“Second Nature” – Carey Bell and Lurrie Bell – Alligator Records

“Cutting Heads” – Vyper Records & Isabel Records/France in 2004

“Blues Had A Baby” – Delmark

“Kiss Of Sweet Blues” – Delmark

“700 Blues” – Delmark

“Dynasty” – Carey Bell and Lurrie Bell – JSP Records/UK

“Mercurial Son” – Delmark

“The Chief” – w/Eddie Clearwater – Rooster Blues

“Good Candy” – w/Lovie Lee – Earwig Records

“Everybody Wants to Win” – JSP Records/UK

“Son Of A Gun” Carey Bell and Lurrie Bell – Rooster Blues

“Chicago’s Young Blues Generation – Evidence w/Billy Branch and Sons of Blues

“Living Chicago Blues Vol. 3” – Alligator Records w/Sons of Blues and w/Lovie Lee

“Living Chicago Blues Vol. 1” w/Carey Bell– Alligator Records

“King Of The Jungle” w/Eddie C. Campbell – Rooster Records

“Heartaches and Pain” – Carey Bell – Delmark

Recent Awards & Nominations

Grammy Nomination

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Best Traditional Blues Album

Prix de Blues Award

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Best Blues Recording

NARAS: Grammy Awards:

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Best Traditional Blues Album (Nominee) (For Chicago Blues: A Living History The (R)evolution Continues CD)

National Blues Music Awards – The Blues Foundation:

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Song of the Year (Nominee) (For the song “The Devil Ain’t Got No Music”)

Best Traditional Blues Album (Winner) (For Chicago Blues: A Living History The (R)evolution Continues)

Album of the Year (Nominee) (For Chicago Blues: A Living History: The (R)evolution Continues)

Album of the Year (Nominee) (Chicago Blues: A Living History)

Best Traditional Blues Album (Nominee) (Chicago Blues: A Living History)

Best Blues Guitarist – Nominee

Best Traditional Blues Album (Nominee) (Chicago Blues: A Living History)

Best Blues Guitarist – Nominee

Best Traditional Male Blues Artist – Nominee

Best Blues Guitarist – Nominee

Best Traditional Male Blues Artist – Nominee

Best Blues Guitarist – Nominee

Best Blues DVD – Nominee (Carey & Lurrie Bell – “Getting Up”)

Best Blues Guitarist – Nominee

Living Blues Awards

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Nominee Blues Artist of the Year (Male) – Critics Poll

Blues Artist of the Year (Male) – Critics Poll

Most Outstanding Musician (Guitar) – Critics Poll

Most Outstanding Musician (Guitar) – Critics Poll

Most Outstanding Musician (Guitar) – Critics Poll

Blues Artist of the Year (Male) – Critics Poll

Blues Artist of the Year (Male) – Reader’s Poll

Most Outstanding Musician (Guitar) – Critics Poll

Chicago Reader

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Best Chicago Blues Musician – Readers Choice

Blues Blast Awards – Blues Blast Magazine (Illinois)

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Best Male Blues Artist (Nominee)

Best Male Blues Artist (Nominee)

Best Traditional Blues Recording (Let’s Talk About Love

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