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Grammy Awards were held in 1986. They recognized accomplishments by musicians from the previous year.
Composing and arranging Best Instrumental Composition Best Album of Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or a Television Special Marc Benno, Harold Faltermeyer, Keith Forsey, Micki Free, Jon Gilutin, Hawk, Howard Hewett, Bunny Hull, Howie Rice, Sharon Robinson, Dan Sembello, Sue Sheridan, Richard C. Theisen II & Allee Willis (composers) for Beverly Hills Cop performed by various artists Best Arrangement on an Instrumental Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s) Best Vocal Arrangement for Two or More Voices
Gospel Best Gospel Performance, Female Best Gospel Performance, Male Larnelle Harris for "How Excellent Is Thy Name" Best Gospel Performance by a Duo or Group, Choir or Chorus Larnelle Harris & Sandi Patti for "I've Just Seen Jesus" Best Soul Gospel Performance, Female Best Soul Gospel Performance, Male Marvin Winans for "Bring Back the Days of Yea and Nay" Best Soul Gospel Performance by a Duo or Group, Choir or Chorus Best Inspirational Performance Jennifer Holliday for "Come Sunday"
Historical Best Historical Album John Pfeiffer (producer) for RCA/Met - 100 Singers - 100 Years performed by various artists
Packaging and Notes
Production and engineering Best Engineered Recording, Non-Classical Neil Dorfsman (engineer) for Brothers in Arms performed by Dire Straits Best Engineered Recording, Classical Producer of the Year (Non-Classical) Classical Producer of the Year
R&B Best R&B Vocal Performance, Female Best R&B Vocal Performance, Male Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal Best R&B Instrumental Performance (Orchestra, Group or Soloist) Best Rhythm & Blues Song