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On Thursday, May 7 the Blues Foundation awarded Alligator recording artist Tommy Castro four 2010 Blues Music Awards, including the coveted B.B. King Entertainer Of The Year Award. With his four wins, guitarist/vocalist/songwriter Castro took home more awards than any other artist at the 31st Annual Blues Music Award ceremony held in Memphis at The Cook Convention Center. He also won the award for Band Of The Year, Contemporary Blues Album Of The Year (for his Alligator debut CD, Hard Believer), and for Contemporary Blues Male Artist Of The Year.
The Blues Music Awards are recognized as the highest honor given to blues artists.
TOMMY CASTRO B.B. King Entertainer Of The Year Band of the Year Contemporary Blues Album Of The Year: Hard Believer Contemporary Blues Male Artist Of The Year
For a list of all the winners, see http://blues.org/#tagNews_908