From Offbeat's newsletter:
LOUISIANA MUSICIANS SCORE BIG WITH
Major congrats are in order for a slew of Louisiana artists.
Hip-hop darling Frank Ocean, rapper Lil' Wayne, the venerable Dr. John, zydeco master Corey Ledet, R&B queen Ledisi, Cajun supergroup the Band Courtbouillon, funny lady Ellen DeGeneres and country music phenom Hunter Hayes scored nods Thursday, December 6 for the 55th Annual Grammy Awards, to be given out February 10, 2013 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Check the lineup of nominated local talent by clicking here, and check back with OffBeat in the weeks to come for more on the honored artists.