Robert Cray

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The guitarist who brought blues back to the charts in the '80s via songs that defined blues themes but added modern and personal twists.
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Grammy Awards

Year Album/Track Award
1999 A Take Your Shoes Off Best Contemporary Blues Album - or Contemporary Blues Recording
1988 T Don't Be Afraid of the Dark Best Contemporary Blues Album - or Contemporary Blues Recording
1987 A Strong Persuader Best Contemporary Blues Album - or Contemporary Blues Recording
1986 A Showdown Best Traditional Blues Album - or - Best Traditional Blues Recording

AllMusic Year in Review

Year Album Award
2014 A In My Soul Favorite Blues Albums
2015 A 4 Nights of 40 Years Live Favorite Blues Albums