Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) recently held its Annual NSAI Awards at the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame Gala where awards for Song of the Year, Songwriter of the Year, Songwriter-Artist of the Year and 10 Songs I Wish I’d Written were handed out.
As previously announced, Hillary Lindsey, Clint Lagerberg and Steven Lee Olsen took home Song of the Year for their tune, “Blue Ain’t Your Color,” which was recorded by Keith Urban.
Ashley Gorley took home Songwriter of the Year and Luke Bryan was the Songwriter-Artist of the Year.
10 ‘Songs I Wish I’d Written’ Awards:
“80s MERCEDES” (busbee, MAREN MORRIS / recorded by Maren Morris)
“BETTER MAN” (TAYLOR SWIFT / recorded by Little Big Town)
“BODY LIKE A BACK ROAD” (JOSH OSBORNE, SAM HUNT, SHANE MCANALLY, ZACH CROWELL / recorded by Sam Hunt)
“DIFFERENT FOR GIRLS” (JT HARDING, SHANE MCANALLY / recorded by Dierks Bentley ft. Elle King)
“DIRT ON MY BOOTS” (ASHLEY GORLEY, JESSE FRASURE, RHETT AKINS / recorded by Jon Pardi)
“DRINKIN’ PROBLEM” (CAMERON DUDDY, JESS CARSON, JOSH OSBORNE, MARK WYSTRACH, SHANE MCANALLY / recorded by Midland)
“H.O.L.Y.” (busbee, NATE CYPHERT, WILLIAM LARSEN / recorded by Florida Georgia Line)
“KILL A WORD” (ERIC CHURCH, JEFF HYDE, LUKE DICK / recorded by Eric Church)
“PETER PAN” (FOREST GLEN WHITEHEAD, JESSE LEE, KELSEA BALLERINI / recorded by Kelsea Ballerini)
“VICE” (JOSH OSBORNE, MIRANDA LAMBERT, SHANE MCANALLY / recorded by Miranda Lambert)