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Encyclopedia > Best Pop Vocal Album

The Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Album was awarded in 1968 and since 1995. The award has had two minor name changes: 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...

  • In 1968 the award was known as Best Contemporary Album
  • From 1995 to 2000 it was awarded as Best Pop Album
  • Since 2001 it has been awarded as Best Pop Vocal Album

Years reflect the year in which the Grammy Awards were presented, for works released in the previous year.


2000s

The 47th Grammy Awards were held on February 13, 2005 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. ... Ray Charles at the piano. ... The 45th Grammy Awards were held in 2003. ... Charles Hugo, better known as Chad Hugo (born February 24, 1974 in Portsmouth, Virginia), is one half of the music production and writing duo The Neptunes. ... Pharrell Williams (born April 5, 1973 in Virginia Beach, Virginia) is one half of the primarily hip hop music production and writing duo, The Neptunes with Chad Hugo). ... Justin Timberlake Justin Randall Timberlake (born January 31, 1981 in Memphis, Tennessee) is an American singer who came to fame as a vocalist in the pop band *NSYNC. Timberlake has become notorious for baring the breast of Janet Jackson during the 2004 Superbowl halftime show. ... The 44th Grammy Awards were held in 2002. ... Categories: Stub | 1959 births | Jazz musicians | Jazz singers ... The 43rd Grammy Awards were held in 2001. ... Donald Jay Fagen (born January 10, 1948 in Passaic, New Jersey) is an American musician and songwriter who is best known as one half of the jazz rock duo Steely Dan. ... Walter Becker (born February 20, 1950 in New York, New York) is the guitarist half of the rock duo Steely Dan. ... Steely Dan is an American jazz rock band based around musicians and songwriters Walter Becker and Donald Fagen. ... The 42nd Grammy Awards were held in 2000. ... Sting circa 1987 Gordon Matthew Sumner, CBE (born October 2, 1951), best known by his stage name Sting, is an English musician and formerly bassist and lead singer of The Police. ...

1990s

The 41st Grammy Awards were held in 1999. ... William Orbit 1999 William Orbit (born 1956 as William Wainwright) is a British musician and record producer, best known to the public for producing Madonnas album Ray of Light. ... Madonna Madonna Ciccone Ritchie (born Madonna Louise Ciccone in Bay City, Michigan, August 16, 1958), simply known by the stage name Madonna, is an American singer frequently referred to as the Queen of Pop music. ... The 40th Grammy Awards were held in 1998. ... James Taylor (born March 12, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter, born in Boston, Massachusetts. ... The 39th Grammy Awards were held in 1997. ... Céline Dion Céline Marie Claudette Dion OC (born March 30, 1968) is a Canadian vocalist. ... The 38th Grammy Awards were held in 1996. ... Self portrait by Joni Mitchell, on the cover of her album Both Sides Now Joni Mitchell, (born Roberta Joan Anderson, November 7, 1943, Fort Macleod, Alberta) is a Canadian musician and painter. ... The 37th Grammy Awards were held in 1995. ... Bonnie Raitt on the cover of her album Silver Lining Bonnie Raitt, (born November 8, American singer, songwriter, and guitar virtuoso who was born in Burbank, California, the daughter of Broadway musical star John Raitt. ...

1960s


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Like the Oscars, the Grammys, which currently have 105 categories within 30 genres of music (such as pop, gospel, and rap), are voted upon by peers - voting members of the Recording Academy - rather than being based upon popularity (as with the BMAs and the AMAs).
So, for example, John Lennon and Yoko Ono 's album Double Fantasy was released in November, 1980, a month-and-a-half too late to qualify for the 1981 Grammys, and thus eligible for the 1982 awards (it eventually won the Grammy Award for Album of the Year).
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