1999

The Pilgrim, Produced by Marty is Released

CMA nomination, Vocal Event, for "Same Old Train"

ACM nomination, Top Vocal Event, for "Same Old Train" Grammy nomination

Best Country Instrumental, "Rueben's Train" with Doc & Merle Watson

Grammy nomination, Best Bluegrass Album, Home Sweet Home, with Doc & Merle Watson

Grammy award, Best Country Collaboration, "Same Old Train"

BMI Million-Air Club – "Little Things", "Now That's Country" and "Whiskey Ain't Workin'"

Receives Governor's Excellence in the Arts Award

Mississippi Pilgrims: Sinners, Saints & Prophets, a book of Marty's photographs, is published

Performs with Bob Dylan at a concert in Nashville

Performs at the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony in Washington DC