The winner of the 2011 Americana Music Award for Song of the Year for Harlem River Blues, Justin Townes Earle released his debut EP, Yuma, in 2007 and received the Americana Music Awards 2009 award for Emerging Artist of the Year. The talented vocalist and guitarist tours regularly and has performed everywhere from New York's Carnegie Hall to The Late Show with David Letterman. Earle's 2010 release, Harlem River Blues, made the Top 20 of Billboard's rock albums charts and hit No. 9 on the Independent Albums charts. His most recent recording is Nothing's Gonna Change the Way You Feel About Me Now, which was released in March.