Grammy Award for Best Country Duo/Group Performance

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Grammy Award for Best Country Duo/Group Performance
A gold gramophone trophy with a plaque set on a table
Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners
Awarded for quality vocal or instrumental duo/group or collaborative country recordings
Country United States
Presented by National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences

The Grammy Award for Best Country Duo/Group Performance is an award presented at the Grammy Awards, a ceremony that was established in 1958 and originally called the Gramophone Awards.[1] It was first awarded in 2012, after a major overhaul of Grammy Award categories. The award combines the previous categories for Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal, Best Country Collaboration with Vocals and Best Country Instrumental Performance (if the instrumental recording is performed by a duo or group). The restructuring of these categories was a result of the Recording Academy's wish to decrease the list of categories and awards.[2]

According to the 54th Grammy Awards description guide it is designed for duo/group or collaborative (vocal or instrumental) country recordings and is limited to singles or tracks only.[3]


Year Winner Song Nominees Ref.
2012 The Civil Wars "Barton Hollow" [4]
2013 Little Big Town "Pontoon" [5]
2014 The Civil Wars "From This Valley" [6]
2015 The Band Perry "Gentle on My Mind" [7]
2016 Little Big Town Girl Crush
2017 Pentatonix with Dolly Parton "Jolene"

^[I] Each year is linked to the article about the Grammy Awards held that year.

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