Cajun music's own Jo-El Sonnier has been nominated for a Grammy award for his CD "The Legacy".  He is one of five artists nominated in the "Best Regional Roots Music Album".  This is Jo-EL's fourth nomination and hopefully this year he will bring home the hardware!

Last year, we had Jo-El in our studio for our "Cajun Radio Backstage Pass" where he came and performed live for our listeners.

Here are the nominee's for the "Best Regional Roots Music Album" :

  • Light the Stars – Bonsoir, Catin
  • Hanu 'A'ala – Kamaka Kukona
  • Love's Lies – Magnolia Sisters
  • The Legacy – Jo-El Sonnier
  • Ceremony – Joe Tohonnie Jr.

Source: Grammy.com

Grammy Nominated Album "The Legacy" by Jo-EL Sonnier (Photo provided by Jo-EL Sonnier)

The 57th annual Grammy awards will be on Sunday, February 8th, 2015 and will air at 7:00 p.m. and be televised on CBS.