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Every Friday night at 7:00 pm Eastern/4:00 Pacific, Bettye will be joining DJ Gary Bergeson for "Quarantine Time with Bettye LaVette" and would love to have you tune in. They'll be talking about everything: music, politics, old movies and more. They are hoping to have special musical guests join them from time to time. The shows are not archived, so make plans to listen in EVERY Friday on

The Blues Music Awards are voted on by members. Besides being able to vote for your favorite artist, your membership will go to helping to support this great organization in all of their efforts to help to keep the Blues alive.

Only members of The Blues Foundation can vote for the Blues Music Awards. Blues Foundation membership costs as little as $25 per year. Visit and click on “Join” to learn about membership. Voting opens on...

Meet Bettye


Three time Grammy nominee Bettye LaVette is no mere singer. She is not a song writer, nor is she a "cover" artist. She is an interpreter of the highest order. Bettye is one of very few of her contemporaries who were recording during the birth of soul music in the 60s and is still creating vital recordings today. To quote the late, great George Jones: "Bettye is truly a 'singer's singer'."