Last night, Chicago’s Buddy Guy received a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Grammys. It's one of the countless honors he’s received throughout his career spanning over 50 years. But the one thing that he really wants is a permanent place of honor for the blues. Why isn’t there a blues museum in Chicago, the undisputed home of the electric blues? WBEZ’s Yolanda Perdomo joins us with that story. Also, we discuss what's important to consider when selling the family home.
As promised last night, here is the list of nominees from Chicago and the surrounding area, according to the Midwest office of the Recording Academy.Aaron Sledge: Best Contemporary R&B Gospel Album Buddy Guy: Best Contemporary Blues Album Chicago Symphony Chorus: Best Classical A