The Americana Music Awards were handed out last night at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville.
Robert Plant and the Band of Joy received an award for Album of the Year for their self titled album. However Plant lost out on Artist of the Year to his own guitarist, Buddy Miller, who tok the top prize.
Miller received three awards in all, as he recieved Instrumentalist of the Year as well.
The Band of Joy also played the song Monkeyat the ceremony. Plant also reappeared onstage for the finale.