Grammy Awards 2020: Dolly Parton, Tanya Tucker Among Winners

“Music’s Biggest Night” is underway in Los Angeles and a few of country music’s biggest stars are already winners. Winners…


Lauren Jo Black

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January 26, 2020


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Dolly Parton; Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for The Recording Academy, Tanya Tucker, Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images

“Music’s Biggest Night” is underway in Los Angeles and a few of country music’s biggest stars are already winners.

Winners for Best Country Album, Best Country Song and Best Country Solo Performance were among the honorees announced during the Grammy’s pre-telecast show.

Tanya Tucker is already a two-time winner, taking home a wins for Best Country Song and Best Country Album. Other winners include Dolly Parton, who scored a Grammy for her collaboration with for KING & COUNTRY, and Billy Ray Cyrus, who took home the Grammy for Best Music Video for “Old Town Road” with Lil Nas X.

The remaining trophies will be awarded during the 62nd Grammy Awards on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020. The show, hosted by Alicia Keys, will air live from Los Angeles’ STAPLES Center and broadcast on the CBS Television Network from 8:00–11:30 p.m. ET/5:00–8:30 p.m. PT.

Below is a list of the 2020 Grammy winners in select categories. A complete list of winners can be found at

Song of the Year

“Always Remember Us This Way” – Lady Gaga
“Bad Guy” – Billie Eilish (WINNER) 
“Bring My Flowers Now” – Tanya Tucker
“Hard Place” – H.E.R.
“Lover” – Taylor Swift
“Norman F–king Rockwell”- Lana Del Rey
“Someone You Loved” – Lewis Capaldi
“Truth Hurts” – Lizzo

Best Pop Duo / Group Performance

“Boyfriend” – Ariana Grande and Social House
“Sucker” – Jonas Brothers
“Old Town Road” – Lil Nas X (Feat. Billy Ray Cyrus) (WINNER)
“Sunflower” – Post Malone and Swae Lee
“Seniorita” – Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello

Record of the Year

“Hey Ma” – Bon Iver
“Bad Guy” – Billie Eilish (WINNER) 
“Seven Rings” – Ariana Grande
“Hard Place” – H.E.R.
“Talk” – Khalid
“Old Town Road” – Lil Nas X (Feat. Billy Ray Cyrus)
“Truth Hurts” – Lizzo
“Sunflower” – Post Malone and Swae Lee

Best Music Video

“We’ve Got to Try,” The Chemical Brothers
“This Land,” Gary Clark Jr.
“Cellophane,” FKA Twigs
“Old Town Road,” Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus (WINNER)
“Glad He’s Gone,” Tove Lo

Best Country Album

Desperate Man – Eric Church
Stronger Than the Truth – Reba McEntire
Interstate Gospel – Pistol Annies
Center Point Road – Thomas Rhett
While I’m Livin’ – Tanya Tucker (WINNER)

Best Country Song

“Bring My Flowers Now” — Tanya Tucker (WINNER)
“Girl Goin’ Nowhere” — Ashley McBryde
“It All Comes Out In The Wash” — Miranda Lambert
“Some Of It” — Eric Church
“Speechless” — Dan + Shay

Best Country Solo Performance

“All Your’n” – Tyler Childers
“Girl Goin’ Nowhere” – Ashley McBryde
“Ride Me Back Home” – Willie Nelson (WINNER)
“God’s Country” – Blake Shelton
“Bring My Flowers Now” – Tanya Tucker

Best Country Duo / Group Performance

“Brand New Man” – Brooks & Dunn with Luke Combs
“I Don’t Remember Me (Before You)” – Brothers Osborne
“Speechless” – Dan + Shay (WINNER)
“The Daughters” – Little Big Town
“Common” – Maren Morris (Feat. Brandi Carlile)

Best Song Written for Visual Media

“The Ballad of the Lonesome Cowboy,” Chris Stapleton
“Girl in the Movies,” Dolly Parton
“I’ll Never Love Again,” Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper (WINNER)
“Spirit,” Beyonce
“Suspirium,” Thom Yorke

Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance / Song

“Only Jesus,” Casting Crowns
“God Only Knows,” For King & Country and Dolly Parton (WINNER)
“Haven’t Seen It Yet,” Danny Gokey
“God’s Not Done With You,” Tauren Wells
“Rescue Story,” Zach Williams

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Lauren Jo Black, a University of Central Florida graduate, has immersed herself in the world of country music for over 15 years. In 2008, she co-founded CountryMusicIsLove, eventually selling it to a major record label in 2015. Following the rebranding of the website to Sounds Like Nashville, Black served as Editor-in-Chief for two and a half years. Currently, she assumes the role of Editor-in-Chief at Country Now and oversees Country Now’s content and digital footprint. Her extensive experience also encompasses her previous role as a Country Music Expert Writer for and her work being featured on She’s been spotlighted among Country Aircheck’s Women of Influence and received the 2012 Rising Star Award from the University of Central Florida. Black also spent time in front of the camera as host of Country Now Live, which brought live music directly to fans in 2021 when the majority of concerts were halted due to the pandemic. During this time, she hosted 24 weeks of live concerts via Country Now Live on Twitch with special guests such as Lady A, Dierks Bentley, Jordan Davis, Brett Young, and Jon Pardi. Over the course of her career, she has had the privilege of conducting interviews with some of the industry’s most prominent stars, including Reba McEntire, Blake Shelton, Luke Combs, Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Lainey Wilson, and many others. Lauren Jo Black is a longtime member of the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music.