2ND ANNUAL ZYDECO AWARDS GALA 2015 - HOUSTON, TX.
2nd Annual Zydeo & Blues Awards Show took place
on Sunday, December 27, 2015 in the Lone Star State
of Houston, Texas. The event gave special tribute
to the legendaries B.B. King & Mel Waiters, honors
and awards were given to those that have made a strong
impact in the music and trailriding industry. The
line up of live performance from the industry made
the event one of desire for those that love both zydeco
and blues music and lifestyle. It was a time for the
glitz and glam to be seen on the red carpet with that
down home feeling of family, friends and new comers
with host Ms. Pinky and Jazzie Redd.
live was CUPID, Brian Jack and The Zydeco Gamblers,
special tribute to B.B. King was done by Rara and
Company, Jeter Jones, Lil Nate and The Zydeco Big
Tymers, Lady Soul, Marcus Ardoin, Big Cynthia and
Big Pokey and Coldrank.
Acheivement Blues Award - MEL Waiters, The Lifetime
Achievement Zydeco Award - Nathan Williams, Sr., The
Ultimate Entertainer Award - CUPID, The Buckwheat
Award - Step Rideau, The Female Blues Living Legend
Award - Trudy Lynn, The Legend Award - CJ Chenier,
The Milstone Award - Chris Ardoin, The Zydeco Award
- J. Paul, Jr., The Icon Blues Award - Rue Davis,
The Excellence of Leadership Award - Mr. Henry "T-90
Davidson, The Renegade Award - Theodis Ealey.
thanks to Misha Horton, CEO of the ZBT Awards for
creating an event to show respect to the music industry
and the trailriders, plus also giving Houston, Texas
the honors of hosting the 2nd annual grand event.
thanks to sponsors The Pineywoods Trailriding Association
and The Tri City Riders who helped to make it all