As we approach the 2013 Grammy Awards on Sunday, February 10, we take a look at the artists and songs nominated in the Country Music categories. 

The 2013 Country Grammy Award Nominees

Best Country Solo Performance


Dierks Bentley


Eric Church

'Cost Of Livin''

Ronnie Dunn


Hunter Hayes


Blake Shelton

'Blown Away'

Carrie Underwood


Best Country Duo/Group Performance

'Even If It Breaks Your Heart'

Eli Young Band


Little Big Town

'Safe & Sound'

Taylor Swift & The Civil Wars

'On The Outskirts Of Town'

The Time Jumpers

'I Just Come Here For The Music'

Don Williams Featuring Alison Krauss


Best Country Song

'Blown Away'

Josh Kear & Chris Tompkins, songwriters (Carrie Underwood)

'Cost Of Livin''

Phillip Coleman & Ronnie Dunn, songwriters (Ronnie Dunn)

'Even If It Breaks Your Heart'

Will Hoge & Eric Paslay, songwriters (Eli Young Band)

'So You Don't Have To Love Me Anymore'

Jay Knowles & Adam Wright, songwriters (Alan Jackson)


Eric Church, Jeff Hyde & Ryan Tyndell, songwriters (Eric Church)


Best Country Album


Zac Brown Band

Label: Southern Ground/Atlantic

Hunter Hayes

Hunter Hayes

Label: Atlantic

Living For A Song: A Tribute To Hank Cochran

Jamey Johnson

Label: Mercury Records

Four The Record

Miranda Lambert

Label: The RCA Records Label Nashville

The Time Jumpers

The Time Jumpers

Label: Rounder