UNT alumni among Grammy Award nominees

The University of North Texas has alumni among the nominees for the 60th annual Grammy Awards, and at least one resident is associated with a musical theater recording nominee. 

As of Wednesday, the following University of North Texas alumni are among projects nominated:

  • Trumpet player Frank David Greene is a member of the Christian McBride Big Band, which is also nominated for Best Large Jazz Ensemble for Bringin' It.

  • Alumni Clay Jenkins, trumpet, and Rob Wilkerson, saxophone,...

Leon Bridges, Kelly Clarkson among Texans with Grammy nominations

Mon, Dec 7, 2015 - 8:00am

by Preston Jones

Texas will be well represented in California during the 58th annual Grammy Awards.

Nominations in 83 categories were announced early Monday morning, and the news for several Lone Star artists was very good.

Fort Worth-born and Burleson-bred pop superstar Kelly Clarkson earned two nominations: best pop solo performance for Heartbeat Song and best pop vocal album for Piece by Piece.

Crowley-bred and Fort Worth-based R&B singer-...

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