A five-time nominee at this year’s CCMA Awards – tied with Dean Brody and James Barker Band for the most of any artists – Brett has now been nominated a total of 24 times in his career. Brett was 2016’s big winner, taking home four awards including Male Artist and Fan’s Choice.
Brett is in the studio this summer finishing up his next album and will take the stage to perform at the 2017 CCMA Awards.
2017 nominations for Brett:
Male Artist of the Year; Single of the Year – “Cool With That”; Video of the Year – “Didn’t Fall In Love With Your Hair”; Songwriter of the Year – Ted Hewitt, Brett Kissel, Phil O’Donnell (“Cool With That”); Interactive Artist or Group of the Year
Brett would also like to congratulate his band, label and video directors who picked up the following:
- Record Company of the Year (Warner Music Canada)
- Record Company Person of the Year – Steve Coady
- Video Director of the Year – Joel Stewart (“I Didn’t Fall In Love With Your Hair” – Brett Kissel)
- Video Director of the Year – Ben Knechtel (“Every Week’s Got A Friday” – High Valley; “Cool With That” – Brett Kissel)
- Bass Player of the Year – Justin Kudding (Brett Kissel Band)
- Drummer of the Year – Ben Bradley (Brett Kissel Band)
- Fiddle Player of the Year – Tyler Vollrath (Brett Kissel Band)
- Guitar Player of the Year – Matt McKay (Brett Kissel Band)
- Specialty Instrument Player of the Year – Tyler Vollrath (Brett Kissel Band)
The CCMA Awards will be handed out on September 10 from the Sasktel Centre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, and broadcast nationally on CBC at 8:00pm.