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Encyclopedia > Grammy Award for Best Long Form Music Video

The Grammy Award for Best Long Form Music Video has been awarded since 1984. A similar award for Best Short Form Music Video has also been awarded since 1984. In 1988 and 1989 the award criteria were changed and the video awards were presented for Best Concept Music Video and Best Performance Music Video. In 1990 the awards were returned to the original format. Grammy Award The Grammy Awards (originally the Gramophone 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... 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) is a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Grammy Award for Best Short Form Music Video has been awarded since 1984. ... The Grammy Award for Best Concept Music Video was awarded from 1988 to 1989. ... The Grammy Award for Best Performance Music Video was awarded from 1988 to 1989. ...


The award has had several minor name changes:

  • From 1984 to 1985 the award was known as Best Video Album
  • From 1986 to 1997 it was awarded as Best Music Video, Long Form
  • Since 1998 it has been awarded as Best Long Form Music Video

Years reflect the year in which the Grammy Awards were handed out, for music released in the previous year.


2000s

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1990s

The 41st Grammy Awards were held on February 24, 1999. ... Timothy Greenfield-Sanders is an American portrait photographer who is a contributing photographer to many magazines including Vanity Fair and Time. ... Lou Reed Lou Reed (born March 2, 1942), is an American rock and roll singer-songwriter, originally from Brooklyn, New York. ... The 40th Grammy Awards were held on February 25, 1998. ... Glen Ballard (born 1953 in Natchez, Mississippi, USA) is the producer of Alanis Morissettes Jagged Little Pill. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The 39th Grammy Awards were held on February 26, 1997. ... Neil Aspinall (born December 13, 1942) is best known as the assistant and road manager for the hugely popular rock band, The Beatles. ... The Beatles were a British rock music group from Liverpool, England held in very high regard for both their artistic achievements and their considerable commercial success, and have amassed an enormous worldwide fanbase that continues to exist to this day. ... The Beatles Anthology is the name of a documentary, a series of three albums, and a television miniseries which focus on the history of the popular rock band The Beatles. ... The 38th Grammy Awards were held on February 28, 1996. ... François Girard (1963 - ) is a Canadian director and screenwriter particularly noted for his innovative film Thirty Two Short Films About Glenn Gould. ... Cover art from the album So, Gabriels biggest commercial success Peter Brian Gabriel (born February 13, 1950, in Cobham, Surrey) is an English musician. ... Secret World Live is a film of a Peter Gabriel concert in 1993. ... The 37th Grammy Awards were held in 1995. ... U2 is an Irish rock band featuring Bono (Paul David Hewson) on vocals, guitar and harmonica, The Edge (David Howell Evans) on guitar, keyboards and vocals, Adam Clayton on bass, and Larry Mullen, Jr. ... The 36th Grammy Awards were held in 1994. ... Sting in Budapest, 2000 Gordon Matthew Sumner, CBE (born October 2, 1951), usually known by his stage name Sting, is an English musician from Newcastle upon Tyne. ... The 35th Grammy Awards were held in 1993. ... Sophie Muller with Gwen Stefani Sophie Muller is an accomplished music video director. ... Annie Lennox is an Oscar-winning Scottish rock musician and vocalist. ... The 34th Grammy Awards were held on February 26, 1992. ... Madonna Louise Veronica Ciccone (born August 16, 1958) is an iconic Italian-American pop singer, dancer, songwriter, author and actress. ... The 33rd Grammy Awards were held on February 20, 1991. ... MC Hammer (later Hammer), real name Stanley Kirk Burrell, (born March 30, 1962) was a mainstream American rapper during the 1980s and early 1990s, known for his baggy parachute pants and catchy hooks on songs like U Cant Touch This. Please Hammer Dont Hurt em (1990) // Early life... The 32nd Grammy Awards were held in 1990. ... Jonathan Dayton is a director and producer who has created a large number of music videos and other films with his wife Valerie Faris. ... Valerie Faris is a director and producer who has created a large number of music videos and other films with her husband Jonathan Dayton. ... Hollywood director known most notably for his work on Swordfish and Gone in 60 Seconds. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ...

1980s


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