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Encyclopedia > Grammy Awards of 1998
40th Grammy Awards

Date February 25, 1998
Venue Radio City Music Hall, New York, New York
Host Kelsey Grammer
Network: CBS

The 40th Grammy Awards were held on February 25, 1998. They recognized accomplishments by musicians from the previous year. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... February 25 is the 56th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean [1]. // Coated in ice, power and telephone lines sag and often break, resulting in power outages. ... Radio City Music Hall at Christmas 2005 Radio City Music Hall is an entertainment venue located in New York Citys Rockefeller Center. ... Midtown Manhattan, looking north from the Empire State Building, 2005 New York City (officially named the City of New York) is the most populous city in the state of New York and the entire United States. ... Allen Kelsey Grammer (born February 21, 1955 in Saint Thomas, US Virgin Islands) is an Emmy-winning American actor, best known for his twenty-year portrayal of psychiatrist Dr. Frasier Crane in the sitcoms Cheers and Frasier. ... 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 25 is the 56th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean [1]. // Coated in ice, power and telephone lines sag and often break, resulting in power outages. ...


Unlike many Grammy award ceremonies, which are often criticized for too and boring, the 1998 Grammys had several memorable and shocking moments. Among them:

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Award winners:

The jejejeje Record of the Year is one of the four most prestigious Grammy Awards presented annually. ... John Leventhal is a grammy award-winning guitarist, composer, and music producer who has worked with singer-songwriters such as Shawn Colvin, Roseanne Cash (to whom he is married), Rodney Crowell, Marc Cohn, David Crosby, Kelly Willis, Johnny Cash, and others. ... Shawn Colvin. ... The Grammy Award for Album of the Year is the most prestigious award category. ... Daniel Lanois (born September 19, 1951 in Hull, Québec) is a Canadian record producer and singer-songwriter. ... 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. ... 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. ... John Leventhal is a grammy award-winning guitarist, composer, and music producer who has worked with singer-songwriters such as Shawn Colvin, Roseanne Cash (to whom he is married), Rodney Crowell, Marc Cohn, David Crosby, Kelly Willis, Johnny Cash, and others. ... Shawn Colvin. ... Shawn Colvin. ... The Grammy for Best New Artist has been awarded since 1960. ... Paula Cole (born April 5, 1968 in Rockport, Massachusetts) is an American Grammy Award-winning Singer/Songwriter. ...

Alternative

The Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Radiohead are an English rock band from Abingdon, Oxfordshire, initially formed by school friends in 1986. ... OK Computer is the third album by the British rock band Radiohead. ...

Blues

The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Blues Album has been awarded since 1983. ... John Lee Hooker (August 22, 1917 – June 21, 2001) was an influential American post-war blues singer, guitarist, and songwriter born in Coahoma County near Clarksdale, Mississippi. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Blues Album has been awarded since 1988. ... Taj Mahal. ...

Children's

The Grammy Award for Best Musical Album for Children has been awarded since 1994. ... For the songwriter, please see Roger Nichols (songwriter) Roger Nichols was a nuclear engineer until he turned his hobby of audio recording into a career as a recording engineer and producer. ... John Denver (December 31, 1943 – October 12, 1997), born Henry John Deutschendorf, Jr. ... The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album for Children has been awarded since 1994. ... John McElroy (1846-1920) was a journalist and author. ... Charles Kuralt Charles Kuralt (10 September 1934 – 4 July 1997) was an award-winning American journalist whose long career with CBS made him famous as the motor home-traveling reporter whose chronicling of out-of-the-news American people and living made him as much of a household name as...

Classical

The Grammy Award for Best Orchestral Performance has been awarded since 1959. ... Pierre Boulez Pierre Boulez (IPA: /pjɛʁ.buˈlɛz/) (born March 26, 1925) is a conductor and composer of classical music. ... The Cleveland Orchestra is one of the major symphony orchestras in the United States. ... Hector Louis Berlioz (December 11, 1803 – March 8, 1869) was a French Romantic composer best known for the Symphonie fantastique, first performed in 1830, and for his Grande Messe des Morts (Requiem) of 1837, with its tremendous resources that include four antiphonal brass choirs. ... 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. ... Vincenzo Bellini Vincenzo Salvatore Carmelo Francesco Bellini (November 3, 1801 – September 23, 1835) was an Italian opera composer. ... Gaetano Donizetti Domenico Gaetano Maria Donizetti (29 November 1797 – 8 April 1848) was a famous Italian opera composer. ... Portrait Gioacchino Antonio Rossini (February 29, 1792 – November 13, 1868)[1] was an Italian musical composer who wrote more than 30 operas as well as sacred music and chamber music. ... The Grammy Award for Best Opera Recording has been awarded since 1961. ... Sir Georg Solti, KBE (pronounced ) (21 October 1912 - 5 September 1997) was a world-renowned Hungarian-British orchestral and operatic conductor. ... Baron José van Dam (August 25, 1940) is one of the most prominent and sought-after interpreters of the baritone-bass repertoire. ... Ben Heppner OC (born January 14, 1956) is a Canadian tenor, specializing in opera and classical symphonic works for voice. ... Karita Mattila Karita Mattila (born September 5, 1960 in Somero, Finland), is a leading opera soprano. ... Alan Opie (born 22 March 1945 in Redruth, Cornwall, UK) is a Cornish baritone, primarily known as an opera singer. ... René Pape (born 4 September 1964 in Dresden, Germany) is an opera singer, a bass. ... The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, based in Chicago, Illinois, is one of the leading orchestras in the world. ... Wilhelm Richard Wagner (May 22, 1813 – February 13, 1883) was an influential German composer, conductor, music theorist, and essayist, primarily known for his operas (or music dramas as he later came to call them). ... The Grammy Award for Best Choral Performance has been awarded since 1961. ... Robert Shaw (April 30, 1916 – January 25, 1999) was an American conductor most famous for his work with his namesake Chorale, with the Cleveland Orchestra and Chorus, and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus. ... The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra (ASO) is an American orchestra based in Atlanta, Georgia. ... For the Alaska-based postminimalist composer, see John Luther Adams. ... Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninoff (Russian: , Sergej Vasil’evič Rachmaninov, 1 April 1873 (N.S.) or 20 March 1873 (O.S.) – 28 March 1943) was a Russian composer, pianist, and conductor. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance (with orchestra) has been awarded since 1959. ... David Zinman (born New York, 10 July 1936) is an American conductor. ... Yo-Yo Ma (Traditional Chinese: ; Simplified Chinese: ; pinyin: ; family name: Ma) (born October 7, 1955) is a Chinese American cellist, considered one of todays finest practitioners of the cello in the world. ... The Philadelphia Orchestra, based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is one of the Big Five symphony orchestras in the United States and usually considered among the finest in the world. ... Richard Danielpour (born 28 January 1956 in New York) is an American composer. ... Leon Kirchner (born January 24, 1919 in Brooklyn, NY) is an American composer of classical music. ... Christopher Rouse (born 15 February 1949 in Baltimore, Maryland) is an American composer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist Performance (without orchestra) has been awarded since 1959. ... János Starker (b. ... 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 strands of the Baroque period and brought... The Grammy Award for Best Small Ensemble Performance (with or without conductor) has been awarded since 1997. ... Claudio Abbado (born June 26, 1933) is a noted Italian conductor. ... Paul Hindemith (16 November 1895 – 28 December 1963) was a German composer, violist, violinist, teacher, music theorist and conductor. ... The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra is one of the worlds leading orchestras. ... The Grammy Award for Best Chamber Music Performance has been awarded since 1959. ... The Emerson String Quartet is a renowned New York based string quartet in residence at Stony Brook University. ... 1820 portrait by Joseph Karl Stieler Beethoven redirects here. ... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Contemporary Composition was first awarded in 1961. ... For the Alaska-based postminimalist composer, see John Luther Adams. ... Kent Nagano is the current music director of the Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal. ... The Hallé Orchestra is one of Britains longest established orchestras, and is based in Manchester. ... For the Alaska-based postminimalist composer, see John Luther Adams. ... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Album has been awarded since 1962. ... Steven Epstein, an American producer of classical music recieved a B.Sc. ... David Zinman (born New York, 10 July 1936) is an American conductor. ... Yo-Yo Ma (Traditional Chinese: ; Simplified Chinese: ; pinyin: ; family name: Ma) (born October 7, 1955) is a Chinese American cellist, considered one of todays finest practitioners of the cello in the world. ... The Philadelphia Orchestra, based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is one of the Big Five symphony orchestras in the United States and usually considered among the finest in the world. ... Richard Danielpour (born 28 January 1956 in New York) is an American composer. ... Leon Kirchner (born January 24, 1919 in Brooklyn, NY) is an American composer of classical music. ... Christopher Rouse (born 15 February 1949 in Baltimore, Maryland) is an American composer. ...

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. ... Miles Davis and Wayne Shorter in the 1960s quintet Wayne Shorter (born August 25, 1933) is an American jazz composer and saxophonist. ... Herbie 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. ... Robert Sylvester Kelly, born January 8, 1977 in Chicago, IL, is a Grammy Award winning American Urban, R&B singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and record producer. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... The Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media has been awarded since 1960. ... Gabriel Yared (born 1949) is a Lebanese-French composer, best known for his work in French and American cinema. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Arrangement has been awarded since 1963. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s) has been awarded since 1963. ... Slide Hampton is a jazz trombonist and arranger. ... Dee Dee Bridgewater (b. ...

Country

The Grammy Award for Best Female Country Vocal Performance was first awarded in 1965. ... Trisha Yearwood Trisha Yearwood (born September 19, 1964) is a 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. ... 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. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Trisha Yearwood Trisha Yearwood (born September 19, 1964) is a country music singer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Instrumental Performance 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 Song (sometimes known as the Country Songwriters Award) has been awarded since 1965. ... Bob Carlisle (born 1956 in Los Angeles, California) is an American Christian singer. ... Randy Thomas is an American Christian Musician best known for being a member of the Sweet Comfort Band and Allies. ... Bob Carlisle (born 1956 in Los Angeles, California) is an American Christian singer. ... Raybon Bros. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Album has been awarded since 1995. ... Frederick Jay Rubin (born March 10, 1963 in Lido Beach, LI, New York) is a multiple Grammy Award-winning American record producer best known for his work with rap and heavy metal, as well as the American series albums with Johnny Cash. ... Johnny Cash (born J. R. Cash, February 26, 1932 – September 12, 2003) was a multi Grammy Award-winning influential American country and rock and roll singer and songwriter. ... 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. ...

Folk

The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Folk Album was first awarded in 1987. ... Beausoleil (from left) David Doucet, Michael Doucet, Billy Ware, Al Tharp, Jimmy Breaux, Tommy Alesi. ... 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. ...

Gospel

The Grammy Award for Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Jars of Clay is a four-member Christian rock band formed at Greenville College in Greenville, Illinois. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Soul Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... The Fairfield Four is a legendary gospel group whose a capella singing embodies an African American style that dates back to the 1800s. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Take 6 is an American a cappella gospel music sextet formed in 1985 on the campus of Oakwood College in Huntsville, Alabama. ... The Grammy Award for Best Southern, Country or Bluegrass Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Peter York (Peter Wallis), Chairman - Department of Trade & Industry Peter Wallis has two parallel careers - as a management consultant and an author/broadcaster - and two names. ... The Grammy Award for Best Gospel Choir or Chorus Album has been awarded since 1991. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ...

Historical

  • Best Historical Album
    • Amy Horowitz, Jeff Place & Pete Reiniger (producers), David Glasser & Charlie Pilzer (engineers) for Anthology of American Folk Music (1997 Edition Expanded) performed by various artists

The Grammy Award for Best Historical Album has been presented since 1979. ...

Jazz

The Grammy Award for Best Jazz Instrumental Solo has been awarded since 1959. ... Adolphus Anthony Cheatham, much better known as Doc Cheatham (13 June 1905 - 2 June 1997) was a jazz trumpeter, singer, and bandleader. ... Nicholas Payton is a jazz trumpet player. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Jazz Album, Individual or Group has been presented since 1959. ... 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. ... Patrick Bruce Metheny (born August 12, 1954 in Lees Summit, Missouri) is an American jazz guitarist. ... The Grammy Award for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album has been presented since 1961. ... Joe Henderson (April 24, 1937 - June 30, 2001) was an American jazz tenor saxophonist. ... The Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album has been presented since 1977. ... Dee Dee Bridgewater (b. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album has been presented since 1992. ... Randy Brecker (b. ... The Grammy Award for Best Latin Jazz Album has been presented since 1995. ...

Latin

The Grammy Award for Best Latin Pop Album has been awarded since 1984. ... Luis Miguel Gallego Basteri (born on April 19, 1970 in Puerto Rico) is a Mexican pop singer best known for his crooning vocals and romantic ballads. ... The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Tropical Latin Album has been awarded since 1984. ... Ryland Ry Peter Cooder (born on March 15, 1947) is an American guitarist, singer and composer, known for his slide guitar work, his interest in the American roots music and, more recently, for his collaborations with traditional musicians from many countries. ... 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. ... The Grammy Award for Best Latin Rock/Alternative Album has been presented since 1998. ... Los Fabulosos Cadillacs are a latin-rock band from Buenos Aires, Argentina. ...

Musical Show

The Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album has been awarded since 1959. ... Ann Reinking (born November 10, 1949 in Seattle, Washington) is an American actress and dancer, most famous for her association with choreographer Bob Fosse. ... Bebe Neuwirth Beatrice Bebe Neuwirth (born December 31, 1958) is an American theater, television, and film actress. ... Joel Grey (born 11 April 1932 as Joel Katz in Cleveland, Ohio, United States) is a Jewish-American stage and screen actor. ...

Music video

The Grammy Award for Best Short Form Music Video has been awarded since 1984. ... Mark Romanek (born September 18, 1959) is an award-winning American music video director who has also moved into directing theatrical films. ... Janet Damita Jo Jackson (born May 16, 1957) is a Grammy Award-winning, Golden Globe, and Academy Award-nominated American singer, dancer, and actress. ... The Grammy Award for Best Long Form Music Video has been awarded since 1984. ... For the computer scientist, see David May (computer scientist). ... InfringementCalled;CopyrightOwner:MichaelAlfredMontalbano This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Steve Purcell is best known as the creator of comic book characters Sam and Max, of the Freelance Police - a dog and rabbit crime-fighting duo. ... Alanis Nadine Morissette (born June 1, 1974) is a Canadian-American[1] singer-songwriter, record producer and occasional actress. ... Jagged Little Pill, Live is a 1997 DVD/VHS video chronicling Alanis Morissettes Jagged Little Pill world tour from 1995-1996. ...

New Age

The Grammy Award for Best New Age Album has been awarded since 1987. ... This does not adequately cite its references or sources. ...

Packaging and Notes

The Grammy Award for Best Recording Package has been presented since 1974. ... This page meets Wikipedias criteria for speedy deletion. ... Jeff Smith can refer to: Jeff Smith, TV chef. ... 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. ... Eric Von Schmidt on the cover of Tomato CD 2053 Eric Von Schmidt (May 28, 1931 - February 2, 2007) was an American singer-songwriter associated with the folk/blues revival of the 1960s and a key part of the East Coast folk music scene ([1]) that included Bob Dylan ([2... John Fahey ( February 28, 1939–February 22, 2001) was an American guitarist and composer, and one of the first guitarists to perform solo instrumental steel-string acoustic guitar. ... Luc Sante is a writer and critic. ...

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. ... Sarah Ann McLachlan, OC, OBC (born January 28, 1968) is a Canadian musician, singer and songwriter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1966. ... Sir Elton Hercules John, CBE[1][2] (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight on 25 March 1947) is a multiple Grammy- and Academy Award-winning English pop/rock singer, composer and pianist. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal has been awarded since 1966. ... Jamiroquai is an English band. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals has been awarded since 1995. ... John Lee Hooker (August 22, 1917 – June 21, 2001) was an influential American post-war blues singer, guitarist, and songwriter born in Coahoma County near Clarksdale, Mississippi. ... who this nigga ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance has been awarded since 1969. ... Sarah Ann McLachlan, OC, OBC (born January 28, 1968) is a Canadian musician, singer and songwriter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording has been awarded since 1998. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Album was awarded in 1968 and since 1995. ... Frank Filipetti is a music producer who has worked with artists such as James Taylor, Foreigner, and others. ... James Vernon Taylor (born March 12, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist, born in Belmont, Massachusetts. ...

Production and engineering

The Grammy Award for Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1959. ... Frank Filipetti is a music producer who has worked with artists such as James Taylor, Foreigner, and others. ... James Vernon Taylor (born March 12, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist, born in Belmont, Massachusetts. ... The Grammy Award for Best Engineered Recording, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1959. ... Jack L. Renner (born April 13, 1935) is an American classically-trained musician and recording engineer, best known as chairman, CEO and chief recording engineer of the Telarc International Corporation. ... Erich Kunzel (also known as Erich Kunzel Jr. ... The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra based in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States, was founded in 1977 and Erich Kunzel was named its conductor. ... Aaron Copland (November 14, 1900 – December 2, 1990) was an American composer of concert and film music. ... The Grammy Award for Producer of the Year, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1975. ... Kenneth Brian Babyface Edmonds (born April 10, 1958 in Indianapolis, Indiana), is a successful American R&B and pop singer, songwriter, guitarist, keyboardist, record producer, film producer, and entrepreneur. ... The Grammy Award for Producer of the Year, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1980. ... Steven Epstein, an American producer of classical music recieved a B.Sc. ... The Grammy Award for Remixer of the Year, Non-Classical was awarded from 1998 to 2001. ... Frankie Knuckles (born January 18, 1955, in New York City) is a DJ, producer and remix artist. ...

R&B

The Grammy Award for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1968. ... Erykah Badu (born Erica Abi Wright, February 26, 1971, in Dallas, Texas) is an American neo-soul, R&B/hip hop artist whose work crosses over into jazz. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1968. ... Robert Sylvester Kelly, born January 8, 1977 in Chicago, IL, is a Grammy Award winning American Urban, R&B singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and record producer. ... The Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal has been awarded since 1970. ... BLACKstreet was an American R&B group founded in 1994 (see 1994 in music) by Teddy Riley, a New Jack Swing pioneer known for his work as a member of Guy. ... The Grammy Award for Best R&B Song (sometimes known as the R&B Songwriters Award) has been awarded since 1969. ... Robert Sylvester Kelly, born January 8, 1977 in Chicago, IL, is a Grammy Award winning American Urban, R&B singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and record producer. ... The Grammy Award for Best R&B Album has been awarded since 1995. ... Erykah Badu (born Erica Abi Wright, February 26, 1971, in Dallas, Texas) is an American neo-soul, R&B/hip hop artist whose work crosses over into jazz. ...

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. ... Willard Christopher Will Smith, Jr. ... 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. ... Sean John Combs (born November 4, 1969 aka P. Diddy, Puff Daddy, Sean Puffy Combs) is an American record producer and CEO and founder of Bad Boy Entertainment, one of the driving forces in hip hop in the mid to late 1990s. ... Faith Renée Evans (born June 10, 1973) is a Grammy Award-winning American R&B singer, songwriter and producer. ... 112 (pronounced One-TWELVE) is an American R&B quartet from Atlanta, Georgia. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rap Album has been awarded since 1996. ... Stevie J. (born Steve Jordan) is an African-American record producer and songwriter. ... Sean John Combs (born November 4, 1969 aka P. Diddy, Puff Daddy, Sean Puffy Combs) is an American record producer and CEO and founder of Bad Boy Entertainment, one of the driving forces in hip hop in the mid to late 1990s. ...

Reggae

The Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album has been awarded since 1985. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ...

Rock

The Grammy Award for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1980. ... Fiona Apple McAfee Maggart (born September 13, 1977) is an American singer-songwriter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1980. ... 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. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal has been awarded since 1980. ... The Wallflowers are a rock band from Los Angeles, California. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Instrumental Performance has been awarded since 1980. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The Grammy Award for Best Hard Rock Performance has been awarded since 1990. ... The Smashing Pumpkins are an American alternative rock band that formed in Chicago in 1988. ... The End Is the Beginning Is the End (or TEITBITE among fans) is a song by The Smashing Pumpkins. ... 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. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Song has been awarded since 1992. ... Jakob Luke Dylan, born December 9, 1969 in New York, is the lead singer and songwriter of the rock band The Wallflowers. ... The Wallflowers are a rock band from Los Angeles, California. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Album has been awarded since 1995. ... John Cameron Fogerty (born May 28, 1945) is an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist, best known for his time with the swamp rock or roots rock band Creedence Clearwater Revival. ...

Spoken

The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album has been awarded since 1959. ... Charles Kuralt Charles Kuralt (10 September 1934 – 4 July 1997) was an award-winning American journalist whose long career with CBS made him famous as the motor home-traveling reporter whose chronicling of out-of-the-news American people and living made him as much of a household name as... The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Comedy Album was awarded from 1994 until 2003. ... Christopher Julius Rock III[2] (born February 7, 1965)[1] is an Emmy and Grammy Award-winning American comedian, actor, and director. ...

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). ... Tony Bennett on Holiday is an album by Tony Bennett, released in 1997. ...

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