Awards & Winners

Yellow Dog Records

Yellow Dog Records is an American independent record label based in Memphis, Tennessee that features authentic American music - blues, jazz, soul and Americana. It was founded in 2002 to support independent musicians on its roster with recording, production, promotion and distribution. Artists on the label have received numerous awards and played with notable musicians, including Eden Brent - Blues Music Awards recipient for 2009 Acoustic Artist of the Year and Acoustic Album of the Year for “Mississippi Number One�, plus the winner of the Blues Foundation’s 2006 International Blues Challenge; Fiona Boyes - the first Australian and the first woman to win the Blues Foundation’s International Blues Challenge and three time Blues Award Nominee; Mary Flower - 2008 Blues Music Award Nominee for Acoustic Artist of the Year; and Terry Robb - 16 time “Muddy Award� winner from the Cascade Blues Association. The label name is inspired by the Yellow Dog Railroad and its role in American music history. The Yazoo Delta railroad, known as the “Yellow Dog�, was a renowned rail line running through the heart of the Mississippi delta in the early 1900s. References to the Yellow Dog appear in early blues songs by W.C. Handy, Bessie Smith, Charlie Patton, Lucille Bogan and Big Bill Broonzy.

Awards by Yellow Dog Records

Check all the awards nominated and won by Yellow Dog Records.

2014


Independent Music Award for Best Album - Instrumental
Honored for : Infernal Piano Plot...HATCHED!

Nominations 2014 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Independent Music Award for Best Album - Instrumental Infernal Piano Plot...HATCHED!
Independent Music Award for Best Album - R&B/Soul A Sunshine State of Mind

2013


Nominations 2013 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Independent Music Award for Best Album - Live Performance Still Live

2012


Independent Music Award for Best Song - Blues
Honored for : My Brother

Nominations 2012 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Independent Music Award for Best Album - Americana Misery Loves Company
Independent Music Award for Best Album - R&B/Soul Good Thang
Independent Music Award for Best Song - Blues My Brother

2011


Independent Music Award for Best Album - Gospel
Honored for : God's Favorite Band

Nominations 2011 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Independent Music Award for Best Album - Gospel God's Favorite Band

2010


Nominations 2010 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Independent Music Award for Best Song - Acoustic Slow Lane To Glory