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Encyclopedia > Grammy Awards of 1997

The 39th Grammy Awards were held on February 26, 1997. They recognized accomplishments by musicians from the previous year. 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... is the 57th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the band, see 1997 (band). ...


Award winners:

The jejejeje Record of the Year is one of the four most prestigious Grammy Awards presented annually. ... Kenneth Babyface Edmonds (born April 10, 1958 in Indianapolis, Indiana) is an R&B and pop singer, songwriter, keyboardist, record producer, film producer, and entreprenuer. ... Eric Patrick Clapton CBE (born 30 March 1945), nicknamed Slowhand, is an Grammy Award winning English guitarist, singer, songwriter and composer. ... The Grammy Award for Album of the Year is the most prestigious award category. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Jeff Bova (born Jeffrey P. Bova in 1953) is an American Grammy Award winning keyboardist, composer, arranger and record producer. ... For other persons named David Foster, see David Foster (disambiguation). ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Jean-Jacques Goldman (born October 11, 1951) is a French singer and songwriter. ... Dan Hill (born Daniel Hill Jr, in Toronto, Ontario, on 3 June 1954 to American émigrés) is a biracial Canadian singer and songwriter. ... There have been several notable people named John Jones: Sir John Jones was Director General of MI5 the United Kingdoms internal security service, from 1981 to 1985. ... Aldo Nova (born Aldo Caporuscio, 13 November 1956, in Montreal, Quebec) is a Canadian guitarist, keyboardist, vocalist and producer. ... Rick Nowels is a record producer and songwriter who is known for his work with Stevie Nicks, Belinda Carlisle, Madonna, Darren Hayes, Amber, Dido, Sonique, Ronan Keating, New Radicals, k. ... Steven Rinkoff is a producer, mixer, and engineer, well-renowned in the music business for his work with songwriter-producer Jim Steinman. ... Billy Steinberg is an American songwriter. ... Jim Steinman (born November 1, 1947 in New York City, New York) is notable for being a record producer, composer, and lyricist. ... Ric Wake is a record producer. ... Céline Marie Claudette Dion, OC, OQ, (born March 30, 1968) is a Canadian pop singer and occasional songwriter. ... 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. ... Gordon Kennedy (born ????) was the guitarist of Christian rock band White Heart from 1985 to 1989. ... Wayne Kirkpatrick is an American singer/songwriter and musician from Nashville, Tennessee. ... Tommy Sims is a renowned bassist, producer and musician. ... Eric Patrick Clapton CBE (born 30 March 1945), nicknamed Slowhand, is an Grammy Award winning English guitarist, singer, songwriter and composer. ... Kenneth Babyface Edmonds (born April 10, 1958 in Indianapolis, Indiana) is an R&B and pop singer, songwriter, keyboardist, record producer, film producer, and entreprenuer. ... Wynonna Ellen Judd (born May 30, 1964) is an American country music singer. ... The Grammy for Best New Artist has been awarded since 1960. ... Margaret LeAnn Rimes (born on August 28, 1982 in Jackson, Mississippi) is an American country music singer. ...

Alternative

The Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Beck Hansen (born Bek David Campbell, July 8, 1970) is a Grammy Award-winning American musician, singer-songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, known by his simple stage name of Beck. ...

Blues

The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Blues Album has been awarded since 1983. ... James Jimmy Cotton (born July 1, 1935 in Tunica, Mississippi), is an American blues harmonica player, singer, and songwriter who is the bandleader for the James Cotton Blues Band. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Blues Album has been awarded since 1988. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ...

Children's

The Grammy Award for Best Musical Album for Children has been awarded since 1994. ... George Y. Massenburg (b. ... Linda Marie Ronstadt (born July 15, 1946 in Tucson, Arizona) is a popular vocalist with multiple Grammy Awards, numerous multi-platinum albums, an Emmy Award, a Tony Award nomination who has recorded over 30 studio albums and has made guest appearances on over 100 other albums. ... The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album for Children has been awarded since 1994. ... David Holt is a four-time Grammy Award winner for his work as a musician. ...

Classical

The Grammy Award for Best Orchestral Performance has been awarded since 1959. ... Michael Tilson Thomas (born December 21, 1944), nicknamed MTT, is an American conductor, pianist and composer. ... Logo. ... Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev (Russian: , Sergej Sergejevič Prokofijev; April 27 (April 151 O.S.), 1891–March 5, 1953) was a Russian and Soviet composer who mastered numerous musical genres and came to be admired as one of the greatest composers of the 20th century. ... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1959. ... James Levine (born June 23, 1943 in Cincinnati, Ohio) is an American orchestral pianist and conductor and most well known as the music director of the Metropolitan Opera in New York. ... Bryn Terfel The Welsh baritone Bryn Terfel, CBE (born November 9, 1965) is one of the best-known contemporary opera and concert singers. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, the lead section of this article may need to be expanded. ... “Mozart” redirects here. ... Richard Wagner Wilhelm Richard Wagner (22 May 1813 – 13 February 1883) was a German composer, conductor, music theorist, and essayist, primarily known for his operas (or music dramas as they were later called). ... Alexander Porfiryevich Borodin (Russian: , Aleksandr Porfirevič Borodin) (31 Oct. ... The Grammy Award for Best Opera Recording has been awarded since 1961. ... Richard Hickox CBE (born March 5, 1948) is an English conductor of choral, orchestral and operatic music. ... Philip Langridge CBE is an English tenor considered to be among the foremost exponents of English opera and oratorio. ... Alan Opie (born 22 March 1945 in Redruth, Cornwall, UK) is a Cornish baritone, primarily known as an opera singer. ... The London Symphony Chorus (abbreviated to LSC) is one of the major concert choirs of the United Kingdom. ... The City of London Sinfonia is a chamber orchestra which was founded in 1971 by Richard Hickox, who is still its music director. ... 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 Choral Performance has been awarded since 1961. ... Andrew Litton (born 1959) is an American orchestral conductor. ... David Bennett Hill (August 29, 1843 - October 20, 1910) was a Governor of New York. ... The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra is an English orchestra which, despite its name, is now based in the adjacent town of Poole rather than in Bournemouth. ... Sir William Turner Walton, OM (March 29, 1902–March 8, 1983) was a British composer whose style was influenced by the works of Stravinsky, Sibelius and jazz. ... Belshazzars Feast is the title of an oratorio by the English composer William Walton. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance (with orchestra) has been awarded since 1959. ... Esa-Pekka Salonen ( ) (born June 30, 1958 in Helsinki) is a prominent Finnish orchestral conductor and composer. ... Yefim Bronfman (born April 10, 1958) is a Russian-born Israeli pianist. ... The Los Angeles Philharmonic is an American orchestra based in Los Angeles, California. ... Béla Bartók in 1927 Béla Viktor János Bartók (March 25, 1881 – September 26, 1945) was a Hungarian composer, pianist and collector of Eastern European and Middle Eastern folk music. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist Performance (without orchestra) has been awarded since 1959. ... Earl Wild (born November 26, 1915) is an American pianist known especially for his transciptions of classical music and jazz. ... Charles Camille Saint-Saëns () (9 October 1835 – 16 December 1921) was a French composer, organist, conductor, and pianist, known especially for his orchestral works The Carnival of the Animals, Danse Macabre, and Symphony No. ... George Frideric Handel, 1733 George Frideric Handel (23 February 1685 – 14 April 1759) was a German-born British Baroque composer who was a leading composer of concerti grossi, operas and oratorios. ... The Grammy Award for Best Small Ensemble Performance (with or without conductor) has been awarded since 1997. ... Pierre Boulez Pierre Boulez (IPA: /pjɛʁ.buˈlÉ›z/) (born March 26, 1925) is a conductor and composer of classical music. ... The Ensemble InterContemporain is a sort of chamber orchestra that specializes in contemporary classical music. ... The Grammy Award for Best Chamber Music Performance has been awarded since 1959. ... Cleveland Quartet a string quartet founded by violinist Peter Salaff in 1969 at the Cleveland Institute of Music. ... John Corigliano (b. ... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Contemporary Composition was first awarded in 1961. ... John Corigliano (b. ... Cleveland Quartet a string quartet founded by violinist Peter Salaff in 1969 at the Cleveland Institute of Music. ... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Album has been awarded since 1962. ... Leonard Slatkin (born September 1, 1944) is an American conductor. ... The National Symphony Orchestra (NSO), founded in 1931, is a major American symphony orchestra that performs at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington DC, USA. Since 1996, the music director of the orchestra is the American conductor Leonard Slatkin. ... John Corigliano (b. ...

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. ... Herbert Jeffrey Hancock (born April 12, 1940) is an Academy Award and multiple Grammy Award-winning jazz pianist and composer from Chicago, Illinois, U.S. Hancock is one of jazz musics most important and influential pianists and composers. ... The Grammy Award for Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media has been awarded since 1988. ... Diane Warren (Born Diane Eve Warren on September 7, 1956 in Van Nuys, California) is an American songwriter. ... Céline Marie Claudette Dion, OC, OQ, (born March 30, 1968) is a Canadian pop singer and occasional songwriter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media has been awarded since 1960. ... David Arnold (born February 27, 1962 in Luton in Bedfordshire, England) is one of the most popular and successful young British composers[citation needed]. He is probably best known for the film scores to Stargate (1994), Independence Day (1996) and four James Bond films. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Arrangement has been awarded since 1963. ... Michael Kamen (April 15, 1948 – November 18, 2003) was an American composer (especially of film scores), orchestral arranger, orchestral conductor, song writer, and session musician. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s) has been awarded since 1963. ... Alan Broadbent is a jazz pianist born April 23, 1947 in Auckland, New Zealand. ... For other persons named David Foster, see David Foster (disambiguation). ... Natalie Maria Cole (born February 6, 1950), known professionally as Natalie Cole, is an American singer and songwriter. ... Nathaniel Adams Coles, known professionally as Nat King Cole (March 17, 1919 – February 15, 1965) was a popular American singer, songwriter, and jazz pianist. ...

Country

The Grammy Award for Best Female Country Vocal Performance was first awarded in 1965. ... Margaret LeAnn Rimes (born on August 28, 1982 in Jackson, Mississippi) is an American country music singer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male Country Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1965. ... Vince Gill Vince Gill (born April 12, 1957) is an American country music musician, songwriter, and singer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal was first awarded in 1970. ... Brooks & Dunn is an American country music duo, consisting of singer-songwriters Kix Brooks and Ronnie Dunn. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Collaboration with Vocals was first awarded in 1988. ... Alison Krauss (born July 23, 1971)[1] is an American bluegrass-country singer and fiddle player. ... Vince Gill Vince Gill (born April 12, 1957) is an American country music musician, songwriter, and singer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Instrumental Performance was first awarded in 1970. ... Chet Atkins Chester Burton Chet Atkins (June 20, 1924 – June 30, 2001) was an influential guitarist and record producer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Song (sometimes known as the Country Songwriters Award) has been awarded since 1965. ... Bill Mack born Bill Mack Smith II, in Shamrock, Texas, known by the nickname The Satellite Cowboy (formerly Midnight Cowboy) is an American radio personality and country songwriter, based in Fort Worth, Texas. ... Margaret LeAnn Rimes (born on August 28, 1982 in Jackson, Mississippi) is an American country music singer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Album has been awarded since 1995. ... Lyle Lovett, from the cover of 1996s The Road to Ensenada Lyle Lovett (born in Klein, Texas on November 1, 1957) is an American singer-songwriter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Bluegrass Album has been awarded since 1982. ... Todd Phillips was born in 1970 in Brooklyn, New York. ...

Folk

The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Folk Album was first awarded in 1987. ... Peter Seeger (born May 3, 1919), almost universally known as Pete Seeger, is a folk singer, political activist, and author. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Folk Album was first awarded in 1987. ... Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen (born September 23, 1949) is an influential American singer, songwriter, and guitarist. ...

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. ... dc Talk (also DC Talk and dc talk) is a Christian rock band formed in the late 1980s in Lynchburg, Virginia by Toby McKeehan, Kevin Max, and Michael Tait. ... The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Soul Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Cissy Houston (born Emily Drinkard on September 30, 1933) is a gospel and soul singer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... The Grammy Award for Best Southern, Country or Bluegrass Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Not to be confused with Andy Griffiths. ... The Grammy Award for Best Gospel Choir or Chorus Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Shirley Caesar (b. ...

Historical

Jen O'Sullivan: Best Gospel Song of the Year The Grammy Award for Best Historical Album has been presented since 1979. ... Bob Belden is an American saxophonist, arranger, composer, bandleader and producer. ... Phil Schaap (1951 - ) is a renowned authority on jazz. ... Phil Schaap (1951 - ) is a renowned authority on jazz. ... Miles Dewey Davis III (May 26, 1926 – September 28, 1991) was an American jazz musician widely considered to be one of the most influential of the 20th century. ... Gil Evans (13 May 1912 in Toronto Canada – 20 March 1988 in Cuernavaca, Mexico) was a jazz pianist, arranger, composer, and bandleader, active in the United States. ...


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. ... Michael Brecker (March 29, 1949 – January 13th, 2007) was a popular US jazz saxophonist and composer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album has been presented since 1961. ... Grover Curry Mitchell (born March 17, 1930 in Whatley, Alabama; died August 6, 2003 in New York Citys Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center) was a jazz trombonist and bandleader. ... The Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album has been presented since 1977. ... Cassandra Wilson (born December 4, 1955) is an American jazz musician, vocalist, songwriter, and producer from Jackson, Mississippi. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album has been presented since 1992. ... Wayne Shorter (born August 25, 1933) is an American jazz composer and saxophonist. ... The Grammy Award for Best Latin Jazz Album has been presented since 1995. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ...

Latin

The Grammy Award for Best Latin Pop Album has been awarded since 1984. ... Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler (IPA pronunciation: [1]) (born May 8, 1975, in Madrid, Spain) is a Grammy Award and Latin Grammy Award-winning Miami-based singer and is of Asian and European ancestry. ... The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Tropical Latin Album has been awarded since 1984. ... Rubén Blades. ... The Grammy Award for Best Mexican/Mexican-American Album has been awarded since 1984. ... From its roots in the Northside neighborhood of Houston, Texas, the three-time Grammy Award-winning musical group La Mafia has charted a course as one of Latin Music’s most influential bands. ...

Musical Show

The Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album has been awarded since 1959. ... This article, image, template or category should belong in one or more categories. ... Riverdance Promotional Poster Riverdance is a theatrical show consisting of traditional Irish step dancing, notable for its rapid leg movements while body and arms are kept largely stationary. ...

Music video

The Grammy Award for Best Short Form Music Video has been awarded since 1984. ... The White Album, see The Beatles (album). ... Free As A Bird is a song, single and video released by The Beatles in December 1995 as part of their reunion and promotion around the release of the video documentary Anthology and their Anthology 1 compilation album. ... The Grammy Award for Best Long Form Music Video has been awarded since 1984. ... Neil Aspinall (born in Prestatyn, North Wales, October 13, 1942) was the road manager and personal assistant for the Beatles. ... The White Album, see The Beatles (album). ...

New Age

The Grammy Award for Best New Age Album has been awarded since 1987. ... 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. ... The Grammy Award for Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package has been presented since 1995. ... Miles Dewey Davis III (May 26, 1926 – September 28, 1991) was an American jazz musician widely considered to be one of the most influential of the 20th century. ... Gil Evans (13 May 1912 in Toronto Canada – 20 March 1988 in Cuernavaca, Mexico) was a jazz pianist, arranger, composer, and bandleader, active in the United States. ... The Grammy Award for Best Album Notes has been presented since 1964. ... Bob Belden is an American saxophonist, arranger, composer, bandleader and producer. ... George Avakian (born Armavir, Russia, March 15, 1919) is an Armenian-American record producer and executive known particularly for his work with Columbia Records, and his production of albums by Miles Davis and other notable jazz musicians. ... Phil Schaap (1951 - ) is a renowned authority on jazz. ... Miles Dewey Davis III (May 26, 1926 – September 28, 1991) was an American jazz musician widely considered to be one of the most influential of the 20th century. ... Gil Evans (13 May 1912 in Toronto Canada – 20 March 1988 in Cuernavaca, Mexico) was a jazz pianist, arranger, composer, and bandleader, active in the United States. ...

Polka

The Grammy Award for Best Polka Album was first awarded in 1986. ... Jimmy Sturr 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. ... Toni Michelle Braxton (born October 7, 1967 in Severn, Maryland) is an American R&B singer, songwriter, and actress who was popular during the 1990s. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1966. ... Eric Patrick Clapton CBE (born 30 March 1945), nicknamed Slowhand, is an Grammy Award winning English guitarist, singer, songwriter and composer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal has been awarded since 1966. ... The White Album, see The Beatles (album). ... Free As A Bird is a song, single and video released by The Beatles in December 1995 as part of their reunion and promotion around the release of the video documentary Anthology and their Anthology 1 compilation album. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals has been awarded since 1995. ... Natalie Maria Cole (born February 6, 1950), known professionally as Natalie Cole, is an American singer and songwriter. ... Nathaniel Adams Coles, known professionally as Nat King Cole (March 17, 1919 – February 15, 1965) was a popular American singer, songwriter, and jazz pianist. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance has been awarded since 1969. ... Béla Fleck and the Flecktones is a multi-Grammy winning, primarily instrumental group from the USA, that draws equally on bluegrass, fusion and jazz, sometimes dubbed blu-bop. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Album was awarded in 1968 and since 1995. ... Céline Marie Claudette Dion, OC, OQ, (born March 30, 1968) is a Canadian pop singer and occasional songwriter. ...

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. ... Bruce Swedien. ... Francis (Frank) C. Buckley (born April 8, 1921 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada) is the current President and spokesperson for the Buckleys company, founded by his Father W.K. Buckley, in 1920. ... This article is about the producer and songwriter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Engineered Recording, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1959. ... Leonard Slatkin (born September 1, 1944) is an American conductor. ... Powell Symphony Hall, where the St. ... Aaron Copland Aaron Copland (November 14, 1900 – December 2, 1990) was an American composer of concert and film music, as well as an accomplished pianist. ... The Grammy Award for Producer of the Year, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1975. ... Kenneth Babyface Edmonds (born April 10, 1958 in Indianapolis, Indiana) is an R&B and pop singer, songwriter, keyboardist, record producer, film producer, and entreprenuer. ... The Grammy Award for Producer of the Year, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1980. ...

R&B

The Grammy Award for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1968. ... Toni Michelle Braxton (born October 7, 1967 in Severn, Maryland) is an American R&B singer, songwriter, and actress who was popular during the 1990s. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1968. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal has been awarded since 1970. ... The Fugees are a critically acclaimed music band from the United States, popular during the mid-1990s, whose repertoire includes primarily hip hop, with elements of soul, and Caribbean music (particularly reggae). ... The Grammy Award for Best R&B Song (sometimes known as the R&B Songwriters Award) has been awarded since 1969. ... Kenneth Babyface Edmonds (born April 10, 1958 in Indianapolis, Indiana) is an R&B and pop singer, songwriter, keyboardist, record producer, film producer, and entreprenuer. ... Whitney Elizabeth Houston (born August 9, 1963) is a six-time Grammy award winning, American pop and R&B singer, pianist, actress, film producer, and former model. ... The Grammy Award for Best R&B Album has been awarded since 1995. ... It has been suggested that The Tony Rich Project be merged into this article or section. ...

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. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... 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. ... Bone Thugs-n-Harmony is an American rap group from Cleveland, Ohio, best known for their high pace rapping style and harmonizing vocals. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rap Album has been awarded since 1996. ... The Fugees are a critically acclaimed music band from the United States, popular during the mid-1990s, whose repertoire includes primarily hip hop, with elements of soul, and Caribbean music (particularly reggae). ... The Score is a 1996 album released by The Fugees. ...

Reggae

The Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album has been awarded since 1985. ... Bunny Wailer, also known as Bunny Livingston (born April 10, 1947), was an original member of reggae group The Wailers along with Bob Marley and Peter Tosh. ...

Rock

The Grammy Award for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1980. ... Sheryl Suzanne Crow (born February 11, 1962) is an American blues rock singer, guitarist, bassist, and songwriter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1980. ... Beck Hansen (born Bek David Campbell, July 8, 1970) is a Grammy Award-winning American musician, singer-songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, known by his simple stage name of Beck. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal has been awarded since 1980. ... Dave Matthews Band (also known by the initialism DMB) is a United States rock band, originally formed in Charlottesville, Virginia, in 1991 by singer, songwriter, and guitarist Dave Matthews. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Instrumental Performance has been awarded since 1980. ... Eric Patrick Clapton CBE (born 30 March 1945), nicknamed Slowhand, is an Grammy Award winning English guitarist, singer, songwriter and composer. ... Robert Cray (foreground) Robert Cray (born 1 August 1953, in Columbus, Georgia) is a blues musician, guitarist and singer. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Dr. John is the stage name of Malcolm John Rebennack Jr. ... Riley B. King aka B. B. King (b. ... Art Neville is an American singer and keyboardist from New Orleans. ... Bonnie Raitt, (born November 8, 1949) is an American Blues-R&B singer, songwriter, and guitarist who was born in Burbank, California, the daughter of Broadway musical star John Raitt. ... Jimmie Vaughan (born in March 21, 1951 in Dallas, Texas) is an American blues guitarist and singer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Hard Rock Performance has been awarded since 1990. ... The Smashing Pumpkins (circa 1995) left to right: James Iha, DArcy, Billy Corgan and Jimmy Chamberlin. ... Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness track listing Here Is No Why (5) Bullet with Butterfly Wings (6) To Forgive (7) Bullet with Butterfly Wings is one of the most popular and well-known songs by The Smashing Pumpkins. ... The Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance has been awarded since 1990. ... Rage Against the Machine (also Rage and RATM) is a Grammy Award-winning American rock band, noted for their blend of hip hop, heavy metal, punk and funk as well as their revolutionary politics and lyrics. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Song has been awarded since 1992. ... Tracy Chapman (born March 30, 1964) is an American singer-songwriter, best known for her singles, Fast Car, Talkin Bout a Revolution, Baby Can I Hold You and Give Me One Reason. She is a multi-platinum and multi-Grammy Award-winning artist. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Album has been awarded since 1995. ... Sheryl Suzanne Crow (born February 11, 1962) is an American blues rock singer, guitarist, bassist, and songwriter. ...

Spoken

The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album has been awarded since 1959. ... Hillary Clinton Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton (born October 26, 1947), was First Lady of the United States from 1993 to 2001, as the wife of President Bill Clinton. ... The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Comedy Album was awarded from 1994 until 2003. ... Alan Stuart Al Franken (born May 21, 1951) is an Emmy Award–winning American comedian, actor, author, screenwriter, political commentator, radio host and, recently, politician. ...

Trad Pop

The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album has been awarded since 1992. ... For other persons named Tony Bennett, see Tony Bennett (disambiguation). ... Heres To The Ladies is an album by Tony Bennett, released in 1995. ...

World

The Grammy Award for Best World Music Album was awarded from 1991 to 2003. ... The Chieftains are a Grammy-winning Irish musical group founded in 1963, known for performing and popularizing Irish traditional music. ...

External links

  • 39th Grammy Awards at the Internet Movie Database

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