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Encyclopedia > 44th Grammy Awards
44th Grammy Awards

Date February 27, 2002
Venue Staples Center, Los Angeles, California
Host Jon Stewart
Network: CBS

The 44th Grammy Awards were held on February 27, 2002. They recognized accomplishments by musicians from the previous year. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... February 27 is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ... Staples Center is a multipurpose sports arena in Downtown Los Angeles, California at the Los Angeles Sports and Entertainment District. ... Nickname: Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates: , State California County Los Angeles County Settled 1781 Incorporated April 4, 1850 Government  - Type Mayor-Council  - Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa  - City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo  - Governing body City Council Area  - City  498. ... Jon Stewart (born Jonathan Stuart Leibowitz on November 28, 1962) is a nine-time Emmy-winning[2] American comedian, satirist, actor, writer, author, and producer. ... CBS is one of the largest radio and television networks in the United States. ... Grammy Award statuette The Grammy Awards, presented by the Recording Academy (an association of Americans professionally involved in the recorded music industry) for outstanding achievements in the recording industry, is one of four major music awards shows held annually in the United States (the Billboard Music Awards, the American Music... February 27 is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ...


Award winners:

The jejejeje Record of the Year is one of the four most prestigious Grammy Awards presented annually. ... Brian Eno (pronounced ) (born Brian Peter George St. ... Daniel Lanois (born September 19, 1951 in Hull, Québec) is a Canadian record producer and singer-songwriter. ... Steve Lillywhite (born in 1955) is a well-known Grammy Award winning English music producer. ... U2 are a rock band from Dublin, Ireland. ... The Grammy Award for Album of the Year is the most prestigious award category. ... Cover of Proof Through the Night, 1983. ... Peter Franklin Kurland is a production sound mixer. ... Norman Blake (March 10, 1938- ) is an American folk instrumentalist, singer, and composer. ... Sam Bush Sam Bush (b. ... Mike Compton (born September 18, 1970) is a former NFL guard who played twelve seasons in the NFL from 1993-2004. ... The Cox Family is an North American Bluegrass family group from Cotton Valley, LA, USA. // Evelyn Cox - guitar, vocals (born ?, ?) Lynn Cox - vocals (born ?, ?) Sidney Cox - banjo, dobro, guitar, vocals (born ?, ?) Suzanne Cox - mandolin, vocals (born ?, ?) Willard Cox - fiddle, vocals (born ?, ?) The Cox Family first began performing regularly together at... The Fairfield Four is a gospel quintet featured briefly in the motion picture O Brother, Where Art Thou?. They started as a duet in the Fairfield Baptist Church in Nashville, TN. Performances on the Prairie Home Companion Discography and history Category: ... Emmylou Harris (b. ... John Cowan Hartford (December 30, 1937– June 4, 2001) was an American bluegrass composer and musician known for his mastery of the fiddle and banjo, as well as for his witty lyrics and unique vocal style. ... Chris Thomas King (born October 14, 1964 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana) is an New Orleans Louisiana based blues musician and actor. ... Alison Krauss (born July 23, 1971 in Decatur, Illinois)[1] is an American bluegrass/country singer and fiddle player. ... Tim Blake Nelson (born May 11, 1964) is an American character actor and film director. ... Ralph Stanley (born February 25, 1927) is an American bluegrass musician. ... Gillian Welch Gillian Welch (born October 2, 1967 in New York City) is a singer-songwriter whose musical style combines elements of bluegrass, neotraditional country, Americana, old time string band music and folk into a rustic style that she dubs American Primitive. All of her recordings feature the close-harmonies... The Whites are an American country music vocal group consisting of Buck White and his daughters Sharon and Cheryl. ... O Brother, Where Art Thou? is the soundtrack of music from the movie O Brother, Where Art Thou? an American film starring George Clooney. ... The Song of the Year is one of the two most prestigious awards in the Grammies, if not in all of the American music industry. ... Alicia Keys (born Alicia J. Augello-Cook on January 25, 1980 in Harlem, New York) is an American R&B and soul singer, songwriter, pianist, and record producer. ... The Grammy for Best New Artist has been awarded since 1960. ... Alicia Keys (born Alicia J. Augello-Cook on January 25, 1980 in Harlem, New York) is an American R&B and soul singer, songwriter, pianist, and record producer. ...

Special Merit Awards

The Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award is awarded by the Recording Academy to performers who, during their lifetimes, have made creative contributions of outstanding artistic significance to the field of recording [1]. This award is distinct from the Grammy Hall of Fame Award, which honors specific recordings rather than individuals, and... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... For other persons named Tony Bennett, see Tony Bennett (disambiguation). ... Sammy Davis, Jr. ... Robert Bob Nesta Marley OM (February 6, 1945 – May 11, 1981) was a Jamaican singer, songwriter, guitarist, and political activist. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... The Grammy Trustees Award is awarded by the Recording Academy to individuals who, during their careers in music, have made significant contributions, other than performance, to the field of recording [1]. Through 1983, performers could also receive this award. ... Arif Mardin (March 15, 1932 - June 25, 2006) was a renowned Turkish-American music producer, who worked with a wide range of artists, across many different styles and genres of music. ... Phil Ramone is a violinist, composer, recording engineer, and innovative record producer. ... Les Paul (born Lester William Polsfuss on June 9, 1915) is an American jazz guitarist and inventor. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ...

Alternative

The Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Guy Rupert Berryman (born 12 April 1978) is a Scottish musician and a member of the group Coldplay. ... Jon Buckland, from Live 2003 DVD Jonathan Mark Buckland (born 11 September 1977), known as Jon or Jonny Buckland, is the lead guitarist of the band Coldplay. ... William Champion (born 31 July 1978) is the drummer of the band Coldplay. ... Christopher Anthony John Martin (born March 2, 1977) is the lead singer, occasional lead guitarist and pianist of the popular rock band Coldplay. ... Ken Nelson is a British record producer. ... Michael Brauer is a New York-based multi-platinum and Grammy award winning Mixer whose credits encompass a wide range of genres, and include The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Paul McCartney, Coldplay, John Mayer, Ash, My Morning Jacket, Ben Folds, Dream Theater, The New Radicals, Fountains of Wayne, David Poe... Coldplay are a critically acclaimed and Grammy award winning English rock band. ... Coldplay are a critically acclaimed and Grammy award winning English rock band. ...

Blues

The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Blues Album has been awarded since 1983. ... Jimmie Vaughan (born in March 21, 1951 in Dallas, Texas) is an American blues guitarist and singer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Blues Album has been awarded since 1988. ... Delbert McClinton is a blues musician born 4 November 1940, in Lubbock, Texas. ... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... Delbert McClinton is a blues musician born 4 November 1940, in Lubbock, Texas. ...

Children's

The Grammy Award for Best Musical Album for Children has been awarded since 1994. ... Edgar Mitchell (right) poses with Stuart Roosa (left) and Alan Shepard (center) Edgar D. Mitchell (born September 17, 1930) was the sixth man to walk on the moon. ... Elmo & the Orchestra is a CD by the cast of Sesame Street, which won a Best Musical Album for Children Grammy in 2001. ... Sesame Street is an American educational childrens television series for preschoolers and is a pioneer of the contemporary educational television standard, combining both education and entertainment. ... The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album for Children has been awarded since 1994. ... Tom Chapin is a Grammy Award-winning musician, entertainer, and songwriter. ...

Classical

The Grammy Award for Best Orchestral Performance has been awarded since 1959. ... Pierre Boulez Pierre Boulez (IPA: /pjɛʁ.buˈlÉ›z/) (born March 26, 1925) is a conductor and composer of classical music. ... The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, based in Chicago, Illinois, is one of the leading orchestras in the world. ... Edgard Victor Achille Charles Varèse (December 22, 1883 – November 6, 1965) was a French-born composer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1959. ... Cecilia Bartoli The Italian mezzo-soprano Cecilia Bartoli (born 4 June 1966) is a popular opera singer and recitalist. ... Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin (Academy for Ancient Music Berlin) is a German baroque orchestra founded in East Berlin in 1982 that started to give concerts beginning in 1984 in the Berlin Schauspielhaus. ... Christoph Willibald (von) Gluck (July 2, 1714 - November 15, 1787) was a German composer, one of the most important opera composers of the Classical music era, particularly remembered for Orfeo ed Euridice. ... The Grammy Award for Best Opera Recording has been awarded since 1961. ... James Mallinson is a multiple-Grammy-award winning record producer. ... Sir Colin Rex Davis, CH, CBE was born September 25, 1927 in Weybridge, Surrey, UK. Davis studied the clarinet at the Royal College of Music in London, where he was barred from taking conducting lessons owing to his lack of ability at the piano. ... Ben Heppner OC (born January 14, 1956) is a Canadian tenor, specializing in opera and classical symphonic works for voice. ... The London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) is one of the major orchestras of the United Kingdom. ... Portrait of Berlioz by Signol, 1832 Louis Hector Berlioz (December 11, 1803 – March 8, 1869) was a French Romantic composer, best known for his compositions Symphonie Fantastique (first performed in 1830) and Grande Messe des Morts (Requiem). ... The Grammy Award for Best Choral Performance has been awarded since 1961. ... Nikolaus Harnoncourt (born December 6, 1929) is an Austrian conductor, known for his historically accurate performances of music from the classical era and earlier. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Matthias Goerne (born 1967) is a German baritone. ... Michael Schade is a Canadian operatic tenor who was born in Geneva and raised in Germany and Canada. ... Christine Schäfer (born May 3, 1965) is a German soprano. ... The Arnold Schoenberg Chor is a Viennese/Austrian choir which was founded 1972 by Erwin Ortner, who is still its artistic director. ... The Vienna Boys Choir The Vienna Boys Choir (German: Wiener Sängerknaben) is a choir of boy sopranos based in Vienna, Austria. ... Bach in a 1748 portrait by Haussmann Places in which Bach resided throughout his life Johann Sebastian Bach (pronounced ) (21 March 1685 O.S. – 28 July 1750 N.S.) was a prolific German composer and organist whose sacred and secular works for choir, orchestra and solo instruments drew together the... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance (with orchestra) has been awarded since 1959. ... Eberhard Sengpiel is a multiple Grammy award-winning sound engineer. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Larry Combs is an United States American clarinetist. ... Alex Klein is an oboist who began his musical studies in his native Brazil at the age of nine, and made his solo orchestral debut the following year. ... The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, based in Chicago, Illinois, is one of the leading orchestras in the world. ... This article is about the German composer of tone-poems and operas. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist Performance (without orchestra) has been awarded since 1959. ... Truls Mørk is a Norwegian cellist. ... Edward Benjamin Britten, Baron Britten, OM CH (November 22, 1913 Lowestoft, Suffolk - December 4, 1976 Aldeburgh, Suffolk) was a British composer, conductor, and pianist. ... The Grammy Award for Best Small Ensemble Performance (with or without conductor) has been awarded since 1997. ... Gidon Kremer (Latvian: ; born February 27, 1947) is a Latvian violinist and conductor. ... Kremerata Baltica is a chamber orchestra consisting of young musicians from Baltic countries (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania). ... The Grammy Award for Best Chamber Music Performance has been awarded since 1959. ... Portrait by Thomas Hardy, 1792 Franz Joseph Haydn[1] (March 31, 1732 – May 31, 1809) was one of the most prominent composers of the Classical period, and is called by some the Father of the Symphony and Father of the String Quartet. A life-long resident of Austria, Haydn spent... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Contemporary Composition was first awarded in 1961. ... Christopher Rouse (born 15 February 1949 in Baltimore, Maryland) is an American composer. ... Muhai Tang (Simplified Chinese: 汤沐海, pinyin: Tāng Mùhǎi) (born 1949) is a Chinese conductor. ... Sharon Isbin (born August 7, 1956 in Minneapolis, MN) is a classical guitarist and the founder of the Guitar Department at the Juilliard School (1989). ... The Gulbenkian Orchestra (Portuguese: Orquestra Gulbenkian) is a major symphony orchestra in Portugal, based in the capital Lisbon. ... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Album has been awarded since 1962. ... James Mallinson is a multiple-Grammy-award winning record producer. ... Sir Colin Rex Davis, CH, CBE was born September 25, 1927 in Weybridge, Surrey, UK. Davis studied the clarinet at the Royal College of Music in London, where he was barred from taking conducting lessons owing to his lack of ability at the piano. ... Ben Heppner OC (born January 14, 1956) is a Canadian tenor, specializing in opera and classical symphonic works for voice. ... The London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) is one of the major orchestras of the United Kingdom. ... Portrait of Berlioz by Signol, 1832 Louis Hector Berlioz (December 11, 1803 – March 8, 1869) was a French Romantic composer, best known for his compositions Symphonie Fantastique (first performed in 1830) and Grande Messe des Morts (Requiem). ... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Crossover Album has been awarded since 1999. ... Edgar Meyer (born November 24, 1960) is a prominent contemporary bassist. ... Béla Fleck (born July 10, 1958 in New York City, New York) is an American virtuoso banjo player. ... Joshua Bell (born 9 December 1967) is an American Grammy Award-winning violinist. ... Evelyn Glennie on the cover of her greatest hits album. ... Edgar Meyer (born November 24, 1960) is a prominent contemporary bassist. ... It has been suggested that this article be split into articles entitled Chris Thile & the How To Grow A Band, accessible from a disambiguation page. ... John Christopher Williams (born 24 April 1941) is one of the worlds best-known classical guitarists. ... Perpetual Motion is an album of classical music released in 2001. ...

Composing and arranging

The Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media has been awarded since 1960. ... Alan Silvestri (b. ... For other uses, see Castaway (disambiguation). ... The Grammy Award for Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media has been awarded since 1988. ... John Conant Flansburgh (born May 6, 1960) is an actor and musician from Brooklyn, New York (though born and raised in Lincoln, Massachusetts). ... A promotional photograph from the late 1990s. ... Boss of Me is a single released by the band They Might Be Giants. ... Malcolm in the Middle is a seven-time Emmy,[1] Grammy-winning[1] and seven time-nominated Golden Globe[1] American sitcom created by Linwood Boomer for the Fox Network. ... They Might Be Giants (commonly abbreviated to TMBG) is an American alternative rock duo consisting of John Linnell and John Flansburgh that formed in 1982. ... The Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media has been awarded since 1960. ... Steven Epstein, an American producer of classical music received a B.Sc. ... Richard King may refer to one of the following individuals: Richard King, founder of the King Ranch in South Texas. ... Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (Traditional Chinese: ; Simplified Chinese: ; Pinyin: ) is a Chinese-language wuxia (chivalric and martial arts) 2000 Academy Award winning film. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Arrangement has been awarded since 1963. ... Béla Fleck (born July 10, 1958 in New York City, New York) is an American virtuoso banjo player. ... Edgar Meyer (born November 24, 1960) is a prominent contemporary bassist. ... Claude Debussy, photo by Félix Nadar, 1908. ... Béla Fleck (born July 10, 1958 in New York City, New York) is an American virtuoso banjo player. ... Joshua Bell (born 9 December 1967) is an American Grammy Award-winning violinist. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s) has been awarded since 1963. ... Paul Buckmaster is an artist, arranger, and composer. ... Train is a Grammy winning alternative band, formed in San Francisco, USA in 1994. ...

Country

The Grammy Award for Best Female Country Vocal Performance was first awarded in 1965. ... Dolly Rebecca Parton (born January 19, 1946) is an American Grammy-winning and Academy Award-nominated country singer, songwriter, composer, author, actress and philanthropist. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male Country Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1965. ... Ralph Stanley (born February 25, 1927) is an American bluegrass musician. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal was first awarded in 1970. ... Alison Krauss (born July 23, 1971 in Decatur, Illinois)[1] is an American bluegrass/country singer and fiddle player. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Collaboration with Vocals was first awarded in 1988. ... Dan Tyminski is a bluegrass composer, vocalist, and instrumentalist. ... The Soggy Bottom Boys are the fictitious Depression era bluegrass trio from the movie O Brother, Where Art Thou?. Their hit single is Man of Constant Sorrow by Woody Guthrie, which, ironically, also became a surprise hit single in real life. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Instrumental Performance was first awarded in 1970. ... Jerry Douglas is an actor, who has been on The Young and the Restless for 25 years. ... Vince Gill Vince Gill (born April 12, 1957) is an American country music musician, songwriter, and singer. ... Albert Lee is an English guitarist. ... For the football player of the same name see Steve Martin (football player). ... Leon Russell (born Claude Russell Bridges on April 2, 1942 in Lawton, Oklahoma) is a singer, songwriter, pianist, and guitarist. ... Earl Scruggs performing at The Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival on June 12th, 2005 Earl Eugene Scruggs (born January 6, 1924) is a musician noted for creating a banjo style (now called Scruggs style) that is a defining characteristic of bluegrass music. ... Randy Scruggs is a and music producer, songwriter and guitarist. ... Paul Shaffer Paul Allen Wood Shaffer (born November 28, 1949 in Fort William (now Thunder Bay), Ontario, Canada) is a Canadian-American musician, actor, voice actor, author, comedian and composer currently seen as the bandleader on the Late Show with David Letterman. ... Marty Stuart is an American country musician, known for both his traditional style, and eclecting mergings of rockabilly, honky tonk, and traditional country music. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Song (sometimes known as the Country Songwriters Award) has been awarded since 1965. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Album has been awarded since 1995. ... Luke Lewis is an Australian Rugby League player. ... Mary Martin photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1949 Mary Virginia Martin (December 1, 1913 – November 3, 1990) born in Weatherford, Texas was a Tony Award winning American star of (mainly stage) musicals. ... It has been suggested that Audrey Williams be merged into this article or section. ... The Grammy Award for Best Bluegrass Album has been awarded since 1982. ... Alison Krauss (born July 23, 1971 in Decatur, Illinois)[1] is an American bluegrass/country singer and fiddle player. ...

Film/TV/Media

I like to MOO MOO MOO and eat GRASS! ... Cover of Proof Through the Night, 1983. ... Peter Franklin Kurland is a production sound mixer. ... O Brother, Where Art Thou? is the soundtrack of music from the movie O Brother, Where Art Thou? an American film starring George Clooney. ...

Folk

The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Folk Album was first awarded in 1987. ... Cover of Proof Through the Night, 1983. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Folk Album was first awarded in 1987. ... Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman, May 24, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter, author, musician, and poet who has been a major figure in popular music for five decades. ... Love and Theft is an album by Bob Dylan, released in 2001. ... The Grammy Award for Best Native American Music Album was first awarded in 2001. ... Robert Doyle Robert Doyle (born May 20, 1953) is an Australian politician. ... Jack Richard Miller (b. ...

Gospel

The Grammy Award for Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Soul Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... The Blind Boys of Alabama are a gospel music group from Alabama that first formed at the Alabama Institute for the Negro Blind in 1939. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Yolanda Yvette Adams (born August 27, 1962 in Houston, Texas) is a American singer, with 3 Grammy Awards. ... The Grammy Award for Best Southern, Country or Bluegrass Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... William Bill Gaither (born March 28, 1936) is an American singer and songwriter of southern gospel and Contemporary Christian music. ... The Grammy Award for Best Gospel Choir or Chorus Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Pastor Hezekiah Walker is a popular American gospel music artist and pastor of prominent Brooklyn New York megachurch Love Fellowship Tabernacle. ...

Historical

The Grammy Award for Best Historical Album has been presented since 1979. ... Michael Brooks (born March 1, 1964) is an American historian and investigative journalist. ... Billie Holiday (April 7, 1915 – July 17, 1959), born Eleanora Fagan and later called Lady Day was an American singer widely considered one of the greatest jazz voices of all time. ...

Jazz

The Grammy Award for Best Jazz Instrumental Solo has been awarded since 1959. ... Michael Brecker (March 29, 1949 – January 13th, 2007) was a popular US jazz saxophonist and composer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Jazz Album, Individual or Group has been presented since 1959. ... Theodore Walter Sonny Rollins (born September 7, 1930 in New York City) is an American jazz tenor saxophonist. ... The Grammy Award for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album has been presented since 1961. ... Bob Mintzer (Jan 27, 1953 - ), originally from New Rochelle, New York, is a jazz saxophonist, composer, arranger and big band leader based in New York City. ... The Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album has been presented since 1977. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album has been presented since 1992. ... Marcus Miller (born June 14, 1959 in New York) is a jazz musician, composer and producer, perhaps best known as a bass guitarist with Miles Davis, Luther Vandross and David Sanborn. ... The Grammy Award for Best Latin Jazz Album has been presented since 1995. ... Gonzalo Rubalcaba (born May 27, 1963 in Havana, Cuba) is one of the most important pianists in jazz today. ... Charlie Haden, Pescara Italy 1990 Charles Edward Haden (born August 6, 1937) is a jazz double bassist, probably best known for his long association with saxophonist Ornette Coleman. ...

Latin

The Grammy Award for Best Latin Pop Album has been awarded since 1984. ... Michael Morales, 46, is a convicted murderer who will be executed by the State of California at 12:01 a. ... Freddy Fender Freddy Fender (June 4, 1937 – October 14, 2006), born Baldemar Huerta in San Benito, Texas, USA, was a Mexican-American Tejano, country, and rock and roll musician, known for his work as a solo artist and in the groups Los Super Seven and the Texas Tornados. ... The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Tropical Latin Album has been awarded since 1984. ... Emilio Estefan (born April 3, 1953) is a Cuban musician and producer. ... Carlos Vives (born 1961) is a Colombian singer and composer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Mexican/Mexican-American Album has been awarded since 1984. ... Ramon Ayala y sus Bravos del Norte Ramón Ayala (born March 10, 1945) is an Mexican accordionist and songwriter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Latin Rock/Alternative Album has been presented since 1998. ... Ozomatli is a multiethnic ten piece band, playing primarly Latin, hip-hop, and rock, formed in 1995 in Los Angeles. ... Embrace the Chaos is an album by Ozomatli. ... The Grammy Award for Best Tejano Album has been presented since 1999. ... The Grammy Award for Best Salsa Album was awarded from 2000 to 2003. ... The Grammy Award for Best Merengue Album was awarded from 2000 to 2003. ... Olga Tañón (born April 13, 1967 in Santurce) is the first Puerto Rican to win both the American and Latin Grammys for the same song. ...

Musical Show

The Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album has been awarded since 1959. ... Mel Brooks (born Melvin Kaminsky on May 9, 1926) is an Academy Award-winning American actor, writer, director and producer best known as a creator of broad film farces and comedy parodies. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Matthew Broderick (born March 21, 1962) is a Tony Award winning American film and stage actor who is perhaps best known for his role as the title character in Ferris Buellers Day Off. ... The 1968 film The Producers was adapted as a critically acclaimed Broadway musical by Mel Brooks in 2001. ...

Music video

The Grammy Award for Best Short Form Music Video has been awarded since 1984. ... Spike Jonze (born Adam Spiegel on October 22, 1969), is a American director of offbeat music videos and commercials, and an Academy Award-nominated director and producer in film and television, most notably the 1999 film Being John Malkovich and the 2002 film Adaptation. ... William Bootsy Collins (born October 26, 1951 in Cincinnati, Ohio) is a pioneering funk bassist, singer, and songwriter. ... Fatboy Slim (born Quentin Leo Cook on July 31, 1963, also known as Norman Cook) is an English musician in the dance music genre. ... The Grammy Award for Best Long Form Music Video has been awarded since 1984. ... Peter Gelb (born 1953[1]) is an American arts administrator. ... Mel Brooks (born Melvin Kaminsky on May 9, 1926) is an Academy Award-winning American actor, writer, director and producer best known as a creator of broad film farces and comedy parodies. ...

New Age

The Grammy Award for Best New Age Album has been awarded since 1987. ... Nicky Ryan is a music producer and manager for the musician Enya. ... Enya, birth name Eithne Patricia Ní Bhraonáin (IPA: ), sometimes presented in the media as Enya Brennan, was born on 17 May 1961, in Gweedore, County Donegal, Ireland, and is a four-time Grammy Award-winning singer, an Academy Award-nominated songwriter, and Irelands best-selling solo artist and...

Packaging and Notes

The Grammy Award for Best Recording Package has been presented since 1974. ... Stanley Donwood is the pen name of English writer and artist Dan Rickwood[1], who has gained fame for his work on the album and poster art for Radiohead on every release since their My Iron Lung EP (1994). ... Thomas Edward Yorke, born October 7, 1968 in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England, is an English musician, best known as the lead singer of the English rock band Radiohead. ... Amnesiac is the fifth studio album by the English band Radiohead. ... Radiohead are an English alternative rock band formed in Oxfordshire in 1986. ... The Grammy Award for Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package has been presented since 1995. ... This page meets Wikipedias criteria for speedy deletion. ... The Grammy Award for Best Album Notes has been presented since 1964. ... Walter Mosley Walter Mosley (born January 12, 1952) is a prominent American novelist, most widely recognized for his crime fiction. ... Richard Franklin Lennox Thomas Pryor III (December 1, 1940 – December 10, 2005) was an American comedian, actor, and writer. ...

Polka

  • Best Polka Album
    • Jim Uzwack (engineer)and sound man, he is awesome, he is my dad and he got a grammy.I love you dad. Ya-hoo!!-His daughter Nadia._____ Kenneth R. Irwin, Tom Pick (engineers & producers) & Jimmy SturrYUCK!! (engineer, producer & artist) for Gone Polka

The Grammy Award for Best Polka Album was first awarded in 1986. ... Jimmy Sturr, also known as the Polka King, is a polka musician and leader of Jimmy Sturr & His Orchestra. ...

Pop

The Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1966. ... Nelly Kim Furtado (born December 2, 1978) is a Canadian singer, songwriter, record producer, and instrumentalist of Portuguese descent. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1966. ... James Vernon Taylor (born March 12, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist, born in Belmont, Massachusetts. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal has been awarded since 1966. ... U2 are a rock band from Dublin, Ireland. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals has been awarded since 1995. ... Christina Maria Aguilera (a Spanish surname, pronounced (IPA) , anglicized to [1]), born December 18, 1980, is an American pop singer and songwriter. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Mya on her album Moodring (2003) Mya Marie Harrison (born October 10, 1979 in Washington, D.C.) is a United States italian , jamaican American R&B singer, dancer, and actress who debuted in early 1998 as a teenager. ... Alecia Beth Moore (born September 8, 1979 in Doylestown, Pennsylvania), better known by her stage name P!NK (also written as Pink), is an American singer-songwriter who gained prominence in early January of 2000. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance has been awarded since 1969. ... Eric Patrick Clapton CBE (born 30 March 1945), nicknamed Slowhand, is a Grammy Award winning English guitarist, singer and composer, who is one of the most successful musicians of the 20th century,[1] garnering an unprecedented three inductions into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. ... The Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording has been awarded since 1998. ... James Jimmy Jam Harris III (born on June 6, 1959 in Minneapolis, Minnesota) and Terry Lewis (born November 21, 1956 in Omaha, Nebraska) are an American R&B and pop songwriting and record production team. ... Janet Damita Jo Jackson (born May 16, 1966) is a Grammy Award-winning and Academy Award-nominated American singer, songwriter, composer, actress, dancer, choreographer, record producer, and activist. ... All for You is the first single from the album All for You by R&B singer Janet Jackson. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Album was awarded in 1968 and since 1995. ... See also Sade (band). ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Album has been awarded since 2001. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Steve Luke Lukather (born Steven Lee Lukather on October 21, 1957 in San Fernando Valley, California, USA) is an American Grammy Award winning singer, songwriter, arranger, producer and guitar player, best known for his work with the rock band Toto. ... For the past three decades, Larry Carlton has been one of the nations most sought-after jazz guitarists, dividing his recording time between solo recordings and session appearances with more popular bands. ...

Production and engineering

The Grammy Award for Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1959. ... Al Schmitt is an thirteen-time Grammy Award winning music engineer and producer. ... Diana Jean Krall, OC, OBC (born November 16, 1964) is a Grammy award-winning Canadian jazz pianist and singer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Engineered Recording, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1959. ... Richard King may refer to one of the following individuals: Richard King, founder of the King Ranch in South Texas. ... Joshua Bell (born 9 December 1967) is an American Grammy Award-winning violinist. ... The Grammy Award for Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical has been awarded since 2002. ... Deep Dish is a duo of DJ and house music producers consisting of Iranian-American members Ali Dubfire Shirazinia and Sharam Tayebi. ... Dido Florian Cloud de Bounevialle Armstrong Gould [] (born December 25, 1971) is a English Brit Award-winning and Grammy Award-nominated singer and songwriter who performs under the name Dido. ... The Grammy Award for Producer of the Year, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1975. ... Cover of Proof Through the Night, 1983. ... The Grammy Award for Producer of the Year, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1980. ... ECM (Editions of Contemporary Music) is a record label founded in Munich, Germany in 1969 by Manfred Eicher, who has continued to take an active interest in the music released by the label, acting as producer on most of its recordings. ...

R&B

The Grammy Award for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1968. ... Alicia Keys (born Alicia J. Augello-Cook on January 25, 1980 in Harlem, New York) is an American R&B and soul singer, songwriter, pianist, and record producer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1968. ... Usher (born Usher Jamie Raymond, IV on October 14, 1978 in Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States) is an African-American singer and actor. ... The Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal has been awarded since 1970. ... Destinys Child was a three-time Grammy Award-winning American R&B girl group. ... The Grammy Award for Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1999. ... Gladys Maria Knight (born May 28, 1944 in Atlanta, Georgia) is an American R&B/soul singer and actress. ... The Grammy Award for Best R&B Song (sometimes known as the R&B Songwriters Award) has been awarded since 1969. ... Alicia Keys (born Alicia J. Augello-Cook on January 25, 1980 in Harlem, New York) is an American R&B and soul singer, songwriter, pianist, and record producer. ... The Grammy Award for Best R&B Album has been awarded since 1995. ... Alicia Keys (born Alicia J. Augello-Cook on January 25, 1980 in Harlem, New York) is an American R&B and soul singer, songwriter, pianist, and record producer. ...

Rap

The Grammy Award for Best Rap Solo Performance was awarded from 1991 to 2002, alongside the Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group. ... Melissa Arnette Elliott (born July 1, 1971 in Portsmouth, Virginia), better known as Missy Elliott, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, MC, and record producer. ... Get Ur Freak On is a hip hop song written by American rapper/singer Missy Elliott and her producer Tim Timbaland Mosley for Elliotts third studio album Miss E... So Addictive (2001). ... The Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group has been awarded since 1991, alongside the Grammy Award for Best Rap Solo Performance. ... OutKast is an American hip hop duo based out of East Point, Georgia, a nearby city to Atlanta, Georgia. ... Ms. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration has been awarded since 2002. ... Eve Jihan Jeffers (born November 10, 1978 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), better known as Eve, is an American rapper, singer, and actress. ... Gwen Renée Stefani (born October 3, 1969) is an American singer, songwriter, fashion designer and occasional actress. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rap Album has been awarded since 1996. ... Mr. ... OutKast is an American hip hop duo based out of East Point, Georgia, a nearby city to Atlanta, Georgia. ... Stankonia is a hip hop album by OutKast, released by La Face records (a subcorporation of Arista Records, BMG) on October 31, 2000. ...

Reggae

The Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album has been awarded since 1985. ... Stephen Robert Nesta Raggamuffin Marley (born April 20, 1972) in Wilmington, Delaware, is a Jamaican musician and the son of reggae legend Bob Marley and Rita Marley. ... Damian Marley (born July 21, 1978 in Kingston, Jamaica), is a Grammy-winning reggae artist and is the youngest male child of reggae legend Bob Marley, and the only child born to Marley and Cindy Breakspeare, Miss World 1976. ...

Rock

The Grammy Award for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1980. ... Lucinda Williams (born January 26, 1953) is an American rock, folk, and country music singer and songwriter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1980. ... Leonard Albert Lenny Kravitz (born May 26, 1964) is an American Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer, and arranger whose retro style incorporates elements of rock, soul, funk, reggae, hard rock, psychedelic, folk, and ballads. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal has been awarded since 1980. ... U2 are a rock band from Dublin, Ireland. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Instrumental Performance has been awarded since 1980. ... Geoffrey Arnold (Jeff) Beck (born June 24, 1944 in Wallington, Greater London, England) is an English guitarist and songwriter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Hard Rock Performance has been awarded since 1990. ... Linkin Park is a rock band from Agoura Hills, California. ... The Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance has been awarded since 1990. ... Tool is an American progressive rock band, formed in 1990 in Los Angeles, California, when drummer Danny Carey joined the rehearsal of his neighbor, singer Maynard James Keenan, guitarist Adam Jones and bassist Paul dAmour, when nobody else would show up. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Song has been awarded since 1992. ... Monahan performing in West Palm Beach Patrick Pat Monahan was born February 28, 1969 in Erie (Waterford), Pennsylvania. ... Jimmy Stafford is the lead guitarist of the band Train. ... Scott Underwood is the drummer in the Grammy Award-winning band Train. ... Train is a Grammy winning alternative band, formed in San Francisco, USA in 1994. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Album has been awarded since 1995. ... U2 are a rock band from Dublin, Ireland. ... Singles from All That You Cant Leave Behind Released: October 9, 2000 Released: January 29, 2001 Released: February 20, 2001 Released: June 25, 2001 All That You Cant Leave Behind is the tenth studio album by the Irish rock band U2, released in 2000 by Island Records in...

Spoken

The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album has been awarded since 1959. ... Quincy Delight Jones Jr. ... The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Comedy Album was awarded from 1994 until 2003. ... George Dennis Carlin (born May 12, 1937 in New York, New York)[2] is a Grammy-winning American stand-up comedian, actor, and author. ...

Trad Pop

The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album has been awarded since 1992. ... Harry Connick, Jr. ...

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