Winners

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Best Country Song

 

60th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2017)
 
winner
Chris Stapleton

Broken Halos

Mike Henderson & Chris Stapleton, songwriters (Chris Stapleton)

nominees

Miranda Lambert

Tin Man

Drinkin’ Problem

Taylor Swift
,
Little Big Town

Better Man

Sam Hunt

Body Like A Back Road

59th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2016)
 
winner

Humble And Kind

Lori McKenna, songwriter (Tim McGraw)

58th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2015)
 
winner

Girl Crush

Hillary Lindsey, Lori McKenna & Liz Rose, songwriters.

57th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2014)
 
winner
Glen Campbell

I'm Not Gonna Miss You

Glen Campbell & Julian Raymond, songwriters. (Glen Campbell)

56th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2013)
 
winner
Kacey Musgraves

Merry Go 'Round

Shane McAnally, Kacey Musgraves & Josh Osborne, songwriters.

Shane McAnally, Kacey Musgraves & Josh Osborne, songwriters.

55th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2012)
 
winner
Carrie Underwood

Blown Away

Josh Kear & Chris Tompkins, songwriters (Carrie Underwood)

Josh Kear & Chris Tompkins, songwriters.

54th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2011)
 
winner
Taylor Swift

Mean

Taylor Swift, songwriter (Taylor Swift)

Taylor Swift, songwriter.

53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2010)
 
winner
Lady Antebellum

Need You Now

Dave Haywood, Josh Kear, Charles Kelley & Hillary Scott, songwriters (Lady Antebellum)

Charles Kelley, Dave Haywood, Hillary Scott & Josh Kear, songwriters. (Lady Antebellum)

52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2009)
 
winner
Taylor Swift

White Horse

Liz Rose & Taylor Swift, songwriters (Taylor Swift)

Liz Rose & Taylor Swift, songwriters.

51st Annual GRAMMY Awards (2008)
 
winner

Stay

Jennifer Nettles, songwriter (Sugarland)

Jennifer Nettles, songwriter.

50th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2007)
 
winner
Carrie Underwood

Before He Cheats

Chris Tompkins & Josh Kear, songwriters (Carrie Underwood)

Chris Tompkins & Josh Kear, songwriters.

49th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2006)
 
winner
Carrie Underwood

Jesus, Take The Wheel

Brett James, Gordie Sampson & Hillary Lindsey, songwriters (Carrie Underwood)

Brett James, Gordie Sampson & Hillary Lindsey, songwriters.

48th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2005)
 
winner

Bless The Broken Road

Bobby Boyd, Jeff Hanna & Marcus Hummon, songwriters (Rascal Flatts)

Bobby Boyd, Jeff Hanna & Marcus Hummon, songwriters.

47th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2004)
 
winner

Live Like You Were Dying

Craig Wiseman & Tim Nichols, songwriters (Tim McGraw)

Craig Wiseman & Tim Nichols, songwriters.

46th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2003)
 
winner

It's Five O'Clock Somewhere

Don Rollins & Jim Brown, songwriters (Alan Jackson & Jimmy Buffett)

Don Rollins & Jim Brown, songwriters.

45th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2002)
 
winner

Where Were You (When The World Stopped Turning)

Alan Jackson, songwriter (Alan Jackson)

Alan Jackson, songwriter.

44th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2001)
 
winner
Alison Krauss, GRAMMY winner

The Lucky One

Robert Lee Castleman, songwriter (Alison Krauss & Union Station)

Robert Lee Castleman, songwriter.

43rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2000)
 
winner

I Hope You Dance

Mark D. Sanders & Tia Sillers, songwriters (Lee Ann Womack)

Mark D. Sanders & Tia Sillers, songwriters.

42nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1999)
 
winner

Come On Over

Robert John "Mutt" Lange & Shania Twain, songwriters (Shania Twain)

Robert John "Mutt" Lange & Shania Twain, songwriters.

41st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1998)
 
winner

You're Still The One

Robert John "Mutt" Lange & Shania Twain, songwriters (Shania Twain)

Robert John "Mutt" Lange & Shania Twain, songwriters.

40th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1997)
 
winner

Butterfly Kisses

Bob Carlisle & Randy Thomas, songwriters (Bob Carlisle, Jeff Carson & Raybon Bros.)

Bob Carlisle & Randy Thomas, songwriters.

39th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1996)
 
winner

Blue

Bill Mack, songwriter (LeAnn Rimes)

Bill Mack, songwriter.

38th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1995)
 
winner
Vince Gill

Go Rest High On That Mountain

Vince Gill, songwriter (Vince Gill)

Vince Gill, songwriter.

37th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1994)
 
winner

I Swear

Frank J. Myers & Gary Baker, songwriters (John Michael Montgomery)

Frank J. Myers & Gary Baker, songwriters.

36th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1993)
 
winner

Passionate Kisses

Lucinda Williams, songwriter (Mary Chapin Carpenter)

Lucinda Williams, songwriter.

35th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1992)
 
winner
Vince Gill

I Still Believe In You

John Jarvis & Vince Gill, songwriters (Vince Gill)

John Jarvis & Vince Gill, songwriters.

34th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1991)
 
winner

Love Can Build A Bridge

John Jarvis, Naomi Judd & Paul Overstreet, songwriters (The Judds)

John Jarvis, Naomi Judd & Paul Overstreet, songwriters.

33rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1990)
 
winner

Where've You Been

Don Henry & Jon Vezner, songwriters (Kathy Mattea)

Don Henry & Jon Vezner, songwriters.

32nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1989)
 
winner

After All This Time

Rodney Crowell, songwriter (Rodney Crowell)

Rodney Crowell, songwriter.

31st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1988)
 
winner

Hold Me

K.T. Oslin, songwriter (K.T. Oslin)

K.T. Oslin, songwriter.

30th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1987)
 
winner

Forever And Ever, Amen

Don Schlitz & Paul Overstreet, songwriters (Randy Travis)

Don Schlitz & Paul Overstreet, songwriters.

29th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1986)
 
winner

Grandpa (Tell Me 'Bout The Good Old Days)

Jamie O'Hara, songwriter (The Judds)

Jamie O'Hara, songwriter.

28th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1985)
 
winner

Highwayman

Jimmy L. Webb, songwriter (Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash & Kris Kristofferson)

Jimmy L. Webb, songwriter.

27th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1984)
 
winner

City Of New Orleans

Steve Goodman, songwriter (Willie Nelson)

Steve Goodman, songwriter.

26th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1983)
 
winner

Stranger In My House

Mike Reid, songwriter (Ronnie Milsap)

Mike Reid, songwriter.

25th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1982)
 
winner

Always On My Mind

Johnny Christopher, Mark James & Wayne Carson, songwriters (Willie Nelson)

Johnny Christopher, Mark James & Wayne Carson, songwriters.

24th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1981)
 
winner

9 To 5

Dolly Parton, songwriter (Dolly Parton)

Dolly Parton, songwriter.

23rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1980)
 
winner
Willie Nelson

On The Road Again

Willie Nelson, songwriter (Willie Nelson)

Willie Nelson, songwriter.

22nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1979)
 
winner

You Decorated My Life

Bob Morrison & Debbie Hupp, songwriters (Kenny Rogers)

Bob Morrison & Debbie Hupp, songwriters.

21st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1978)
 
winner

The Gambler

Don Schlitz, songwriter (Kenny Rogers)

Don Schlitz, songwriter.

20th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1977)
 
winner

Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue

Richard Leigh, songwriter (Crystal Gayle)

Richard Leigh, songwriter.

19th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1976)
 
winner

Broken Lady

Larry Gatlin, songwriter (Larry Gatlin)

Larry Gatlin, songwriter.

18th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1975)
 
winner

(Hey Won't You Play) Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song

Chips Moman & Larry Butler, songwriters (B.J. Thomas)

Chips Moman & Larry Butler, songwriters.

17th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1974)
 
winner

A Very Special Love Song

Billy Sherrill & Norris Wilson, songwriters (Charlie Rich)

Billy Sherrill & Norris Wilson, songwriters.

16th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1973)
 
winner

Behind Closed Doors

Kenny O'Dell, songwriter (Charlie Rich)

Kenny O'Dell, songwriter.

15th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1972)
 
winner

Kiss An Angel Good Mornin'

Ben Peters, songwriter (Charley Pride)

Ben Peters, songwriter.

14th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1971)
 
winner

Help Me Make It Through The Night

Kris Kristofferson, songwriter (Sammi Smith)

Kris Kristofferson, songwriter.

13th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1970)
 
winner

My Woman, My Woman, My Wife

Marty Robbins, songwriter (Marty Robbins)

Marty Robbins, songwriter.

12th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1969)
 
winner

A Boy Named Sue

Shel Silverstein, songwriter (Johnny Cash)

Shel Silverstein, songwriter.

11th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1968)
 
winner

Little Green Apples

Bobby Russell, songwriter (Roger Miller AND ALSO O.C. Smith)

Bobby Russell, songwriter.

10th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1967)
 
winner

Gentle On My Mind

John Hartford, songwriter (John Hartford)

John Hartford, songwriter.

9th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1966)
 
winner

Almost Persuaded

Billy Sherrill & Glenn Sutton, songwriters (David Houston)

Billy Sherrill & Glenn Sutton, songwriters.

8th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1965)
 
winner
Roger Miller

King Of The Road

Roger Miller, songwriter (Roger Miller)

Roger Miller, songwriter.

7th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1964)