Grammys 2015: Miranda Lambert takes best country album

February 9, 2015 2:35 AM

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Sometimes it seems that Miranda Lambert, the powerful singer and songwriter from Longview, Texas, can do no wrong. In collecting her first country album Grammy Award for her fifth album, “Platinum,” she took home honors to go with the 2010 award she won for female country vocal.

“Platinum” is an ambitious work by mainstream country standards, and despite the broad-based appeal Lambert has found for her music — as well as her high-profile marriage to singer and coach on NBC's “The Voice” Blake Shelton — it’s hard to apply the word “mainstream” to anything she does.

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