Joey + Rory were nominated for a Grammy this week! This news was a new source of fuel for her fight. Her new goal? Live to see the Grammys!
The Feek’s were nominated for their song, “If I Needed You”, a dedication to their daughter. They took the nomination as victory for their cause to live.
According to People magazine:
The 40-year-old singer, who recently entered hospice with terminal cancer, found out that she and husband Rory Feek – also known as country couple Joey+Rory – received a Grammy Award nomination for best country duo/group performance.
“[I] woke my bride up this morning with a baby in my arms and the news that our version of “If I Needed You” was nominated for a Grammy,” Rory, 50, wrote in an upbeat Facebook post on Monday. “As her excitement and tears flowed into mine, she said, ‘How can that be?'”
Check out the song that has swept the nation: