TAJ MAHAL Accepts Lifetime Achievement Award from Americana Music Association
September 18, 2014
Taj Mahal accepted the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Americana Music Association at tonight’s ceremony at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN. Keb’ Mo’ presented the award. In his speech, Taj Mahal said, “This is one of the most powerful and wonderful things that could happen in life.” He then performed “Statesboro Blues” with an all-star band that included Ry Cooder (with whom he played in the Rising Sons), Don Was, and Buddy Miller.