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Encyclopedia > Grammy Awards of 1999
41st Grammy Awards

Date February 24, 1999
Venue Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, California
Host Rosie O' Donnell
Network: CBS

The 41st Grammy Awards were held on February 24, 1999. They recognized accomplishments by musicians from the year 1998.The dominating artist of the night was Celine Dion, who won 8 Grammy Awards, holding the title of the most awards won in one single night(shared by Michael Jackson and Santana). Image File history File links Grammyposter1999. ... February 24 is the 55th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... An early postcard view of the Shrine The Shrine Auditorium is a landmark large-event venue in Los Angeles, California, USA. It is also the headquarters of the Al Malikah Temple, a division of the Shriners. ... Flag Seal Nickname: City of Angels Location Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates , Government State County California Los Angeles County Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 1,290. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  Ranked 3rd  - Total 158,302 sq mi (410,000 km²)  - Width 250 miles (400 km)  - Length 770 miles (1,240 km)  - % water 4. ... Rosie ODonnell and wife Kelli Carpenter speaking after their wedding on February 26, 2004 in San Francisco. ... CBS (an abbreviation for Columbia Broadcasting System, its former legal name) is one of the largest television networks, and formerly one of the largest radio 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 24 is the 55th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... Céline Marie Claudette Dion (OC, OQ) (born March 30, 1968) is a French Canadian Grammy and Juno award winning pop singer and occasional songwriter. ...


Award winners:

The Record of the Year is one of the two most prestigious Grammy Awards presented annually. ... Walter Wally Afanasieff is a grammy-award-winning record producer and songwriter who started out as Whitney Houstons arranger but rose to success co-writing and co-producing music with Mariah Carey. ... James Horner James Roy Horner (born August 14, 1953 in Los Angeles, California) is an American composer of orchestral music. ... Céline Marie Claudette Dion (OC, OQ) (born March 30, 1968) is a French Canadian Grammy and Juno award winning pop singer and occasional songwriter. ... My Heart Will Go On is the theme song of the highly popular 1997 film Titanic. ... The Grammy Award for Album of the Year has been awarded since 1959. ... Lauryn Hill (born May 25, 1975 in South Orange, New Jersey), is a seven-time Grammy award winning musician, and record producer, initially establishing her reputation as the most visible and vocal member of The Fugees, then continuing on to a solo career, releasing The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill and... The Song of the Year is one of the two most prestigious awards in the Grammies, if not in all of the music industry. ... James Horner James Roy Horner (born August 14, 1953 in Los Angeles, California) is an American composer of orchestral music. ... Will Jennings (born 1948 in Texas) is a prolific and highly successful American songwriter. ... My Heart Will Go On is the theme song of the highly popular 1997 film Titanic. ... Céline Marie Claudette Dion (OC, OQ) (born March 30, 1968) is a French Canadian Grammy and Juno award winning pop singer and occasional songwriter. ... The Grammy for Best New Artist has been awarded since 1960. ... Lauryn Hill (born May 25, 1975 in South Orange, New Jersey), is a seven-time Grammy award winning musician, and record producer, initially establishing her reputation as the most visible and vocal member of The Fugees, then continuing on to a solo career, releasing The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill and...

Alternative

The Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album has been awarded since 1991. ... The Beastie Boys are a hip hop group from the New York City boroughs of Brooklyn and Manhattan. ...

Blues

The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Blues Album has been awarded since 1983. ... Otis Rush (born April 29, 1934 in Philadelphia, Mississippi) is a blues musician and guitarist. ... 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. ... John Boylan (born 21 March 1941, New York City), is a leading American music producer and songwriter. ... Sesame Street is an American educational childrens television series for preschoolers and is a pioneer of the contemporary educational television standard, combining both education and entertainment. ... The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album for Children has been awarded since 1994. ...

Classical

The Grammy Award for Best Orchestral Performance has been awarded since 1959. ... Pierre Boulez Pierre Boulez (IPA: /pjɛʁ.buˈlÉ›z/) (born March 26, 1925) is a conductor and composer of classical music. ... The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, based in Chicago, Illinois, is one of the leading orchestras in the world. ... This article cites its sources but does not provide page references. ... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1959. ... Jeffrey Tate (born April 28, 1943, Salisbury) is a prominent English conductor. ... The American soprano Renée Fleming (born 14 February 1959) is a leading opera singer. ... The English Chamber Orchestra is a small (hence chamber) orchestra based in London. ... Marc-Antoine Charpentier (1643 - February 24, 1704) was a French composer of the Baroque era. ... Charles Gounod Charles François Gounod (June 17, 1818 – October 18, 1893) was a French composer, best known for his opera Faust. ... The Grammy Award for Best Opera Recording has been awarded since 1961. ... Pierre Boulez Pierre Boulez (IPA: /pjɛʁ.buˈlÉ›z/) (born March 26, 1925) is a conductor and composer of classical music. ... Jessye Norman (born September 15, 1945) is an American soprano opera singer. ... The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, based in Chicago, Illinois, is one of the leading orchestras in the world. ... Béla Bartók in 1927 Bartok redirects here. ... ME!!!! ... 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. ... Samuel Barber, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1944 Samuel Osborne Barber (March 9, 1910–January 23, 1981) was an American composer of classical music, best known for his Adagio for Strings. ... Ralph Vaughan Williams Ralph Vaughan Williams, OM (October 12, 1872 – August 26, 1958) was an influential English composer. ... Béla Bartók in 1927 Bartok redirects here. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance (with orchestra) has been awarded since 1959. ... Krzysztof Penderecki. ... Anne-Sophie Mutter in 2005 Anne-Sophie Mutter (born June 29, 1963) is a German violinist. ... It has been suggested that London (orchestra) be merged into this article or section. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist Performance (without orchestra) has been awarded since 1959. ... Murray Perahia (born April 19, 1947) is a distinguished American concert pianist. ... The 1748 Haussmann portrait of the composer Bach redirects here. ... The Grammy Award for Best Small Ensemble Performance (with or without conductor) has been awarded since 1997. ... Stephen Michael Reich (born October 3, 1936) is an American composer. ... Steve Reich and Musicians is a musical ensemble founded and led by the American composer Steve Reich (b. ... The Grammy Award for Best Chamber Music Performance has been awarded since 1959. ... Andr Previn (born April 6, 1929) is a prominent pianist, orchestral conductor, and composer. ... Gil Shaham Gil Shaham (born February 19, 1971) is an award-winning Israeli violinist. ... Aaron Copland Aaron Copland (November 14, 1900 – December 2, 1990) was an American composer of concert and film music. ... Andr Previn (born April 6, 1929) is a prominent pianist, orchestral conductor, and composer. ... Samuel Barber, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1944 Samuel Osborne Barber (March 9, 1910–January 23, 1981) was an American composer of classical music, best known for his Adagio for Strings. ... George Gershwin (September 26, 1898 – July 11, 1937) was an American composer who wrote most of his vocal and theatrical works in collaboration with his elder brother lyricist Ira Gershwin. ... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Contemporary Composition was first awarded in 1961. ... Krzysztof Penderecki. ... Anne-Sophie Mutter in 2005 Anne-Sophie Mutter (born June 29, 1963) is a German violinist. ... It has been suggested that London (orchestra) be merged into this article or section. ... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Album has been awarded since 1962. ... James Mallinson is a multiple-Grammy-award winning record producer. ... 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. ... Samuel Barber, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1944 Samuel Osborne Barber (March 9, 1910–January 23, 1981) was an American composer of classical music, best known for his Adagio for Strings. ... Ralph Vaughan Williams Ralph Vaughan Williams, OM (October 12, 1872 – August 26, 1958) was an influential English composer. ... Béla Bartók in 1927 Bartok redirects here. ... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Crossover Album has been awarded since 1999. ... 2001 Instrumental Arrangement Bach 2 Part Invention In D Minor, Gordon Goodwin, arranger (Gordon Goodwins Big Phat Band) Nice Work If You Can Get It, Jim McNeely, arranger (The Danish Radio Jazz Orchestra & Jim McNeely) Round Robin, Paul McCandless, arranger (Oregon with the Moscow Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra) Spain for... Yo-Yo Ma (Traditional Chinese: ; pinyin: MÇŽ YÇ’uyÇ’u) (born October 7, 1955) is a French-born Chinese American virtuoso cellist, considered one of the finest in the world. ... Ástor Piazzolla with his bandoneon in 1971. ...

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. ... Future Man Royel (Roy) Wilfred Wooten (stage name Futureman, and known as Futch to his fans; born October 13, 1957 in Hampton, Virginia) is an inventor, scientist, musician and composer. ... Victor Lemonte Wooten (born September 11, 1964) is one of the most celebrated electric bass players of all time. ... Béla Fleck and the Flecktones is a primarily instrumental group that draws equally on bluegrass, fusion and jazz band, sometimes dubbed blue_bop. ... The Grammy Award for Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media has been awarded since 1988. ... James Horner James Roy Horner (born August 14, 1953 in Los Angeles, California) is an American composer of orchestral music. ... Will Jennings (born 1948 in Texas) is a prolific and highly successful American songwriter. ... My Heart Will Go On is the theme song of the highly popular 1997 film Titanic. ... Céline Marie Claudette Dion (OC, OQ) (born March 30, 1968) is a French Canadian Grammy and Juno award winning 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. ... John Towner Williams (born February 8, 1932) is one of the most widely recognized composers of film scores. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Arrangement has been awarded since 1963. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s) has been awarded since 1963. ... Herbert Jeffrey Hancock (born April 12, 1940) is an Academy Award and multiple Grammy Award winning jazz pianist and composer from Chicago, Illinois, USA. Hancock is one of jazz musics most important and influential pianists and composers. ... Stevie Wonder (born Stevland Hardaway Judkins on May 13, 1950, named later changed to Stevland Hardaway Morris), [1] is an African American singer, songwriter, record producer, musician, and social activist. ... Herbert Jeffrey Hancock (born April 12, 1940) is an Academy Award and multiple Grammy Award winning jazz pianist and composer from Chicago, Illinois, USA. Hancock is one of jazz musics most important and influential pianists and composers. ...

Country

The Grammy Award for Best Female Country Vocal Performance was first awarded in 1965. ... Shania Twain, OC (born August 28, 1965, Windsor, Ontario) is a very successful Canadian singer and songwriter in the country and pop music genres. ... Youre Still the One was the third single from Shania Twains 1997 album, Come on Over. ... 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. ... The Dixie Chicks are an American all-female country music trio, comprising Emily Robison, Martie Maguire, and Natalie Maines. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Collaboration with Vocals was first awarded in 1988. ... Clint Patrick Black (born February 4, 1962 in Long Branch, New Jersey, USA) is a neotraditional country music singer, songwriter and producer. ... Joe Diffie was born Dec. ... Merle Ronald Haggard (nicknamed The Hag; born April 6, 1937 in Bakersfield, CA) is an American country music singer, guitarist and songwriter. ... Emmylou Harris, ca. ... Alison Krauss (born July 23, 1971)[1] is an American bluegrass/country singer and fiddle player. ... Patty Loveless signing a shirt Patty Loveless (born Patricia Lee Ramey on January 4, 1957 in Pikeville, Kentucky) is an American country music singer. ... Earl Scruggs Earl Eugene Scruggs (born January 6, 1924 in Shelby, North Carolina) created a banjo style (now called Scruggs style) that is one of the defining characteristics of bluegrass. ... Ricky Skaggs, April 1988 Ricky Skaggs1st off Skaggs was known to hate everyone he met. ... Marty Stuart is an American country musician, known for both his traditional style, and eclecting mergings of rockabilly, honky tonk, and traditional country music. ... Pam Tillis Pam Tillis (born July 24, 1957 in Plant City, Florida) is an American country music singer and actress. ... Randy Travis sings his chart-topping song Three Wooden Crosses, at the DoD-sponsored salute to Korean War veterans at the MCI Center in Washington, July 26, 2003. ... James Travis Tritt (born February 9, 1963) is a successful American country music singer. ... Dwight Yoakam at the unveiling of his Hollywood star. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Instrumental Performance was first awarded in 1970. ... Vince Gill Vince Gill (born April 12, 1957) is an American country music musician, songwriter, and singer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Song (sometimes known as the Country Songwriters Award) has been awarded since 1965. ... Robert John Mutt Lange (born November 16, 1948, Mufulira, Northern Rhodesia (now Zambia)), is an award-winning record producer and songwriter of popular music. ... Shania Twain, OC (born August 28, 1965, Windsor, Ontario) is a very successful Canadian singer and songwriter in the country and pop music genres. ... Shania Twain, OC (born August 28, 1965, Windsor, Ontario) is a very successful Canadian singer and songwriter in the country and pop music genres. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Album has been awarded since 1995. ... The Dixie Chicks are an American all-female country music trio, comprising Emily Robison, Martie Maguire, and Natalie Maines. ... The Grammy Award for Best Bluegrass Album has been awarded since 1982. ... Ricky Skaggs, April 1988 Ricky Skaggs1st off Skaggs was known to hate everyone he met. ... Please wikify (format) this article as suggested in the Guide to layout and the Manual of Style. ...

Folk

The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Folk Album was first awarded in 1987. ... The Chieftains are an Irish musical group founded in 1962, known for performing and popularizing Irish traditional music. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Folk Album was first awarded in 1987. ... Lucinda Williams Lucinda Williams (born January 26, 1953) is an American rock, folk, and country music singer and songwriter. ...

Gospel

The Grammy Award for Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Deniece Williams Deniece Williams (born June Deniece Chandler on June 3, 1950 in Gary, Indiana) is an American singer and songwriter who achieved success in the 1970s and 1980s. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Ashley Cleveland (born 2 February 1957) is an American singer/songwriter perhaps best known as a background vocalist and Grammy-winning gospel singer. ... 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. ... Kirk Franklin (born January 26, 1970 in Riverside, Texas) is a platinum-selling African American musician who blended gospel, hip hop, and R&B in the 1990s. ... The Grammy Award for Best Southern, Country or Bluegrass Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... The Grammy Award for Best Gospel Choir or Chorus Album has been awarded since 1991. ...

Historical

The Grammy Award for Best Historical Album has been presented since 1979. ... Kyle Young was born on March 5, 1984 in Fallbrook, California. ... Hiram Hank King Williams (September 17, 1923 – January 1, 1953) was an American singer, guitarist, and songwriter, who has become an icon of country music and Rock n Roll, and one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century. ...

Jazz

The Grammy Award for Best Jazz Instrumental Solo has been awarded since 1959. ... Gary Burton (born on 23 January 1943 in Anderson, Indiana) is a jazz vibraphone player, known for developing the then-innovative technique of playing the instrument with four mallets, rather than the usual two. ... Chick Corea on the cover of sheet music book Chick Corea Collection Armando Anthony Chick Corea (born June 12, 1941) is a multiple Grammy Award winning American jazz pianist/keyboardist and composer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Jazz Album, Individual or Group has been presented since 1959. ... Herbert Jeffrey Hancock (born April 12, 1940) is an Academy Award and multiple Grammy Award winning jazz pianist and composer from Chicago, Illinois, USA. Hancock is one of jazz musics most important and influential pianists and composers. ... 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. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album has been presented since 1977. ... Shirley Horn (May 1, 1934 – October 20, 2005) was an American jazz singer and pianist. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album has been presented since 1992. ... The Pat Metheny Group is a jazz fusion band founded in 1977. ... The Grammy Award for Best Latin Jazz Album has been presented since 1995. ... Arturo Sandoval (born November 6, 1949) is a jazz trumpeter and pianist. ...

Latin

The Grammy Award for Best Latin Pop Album has been awarded since 1984. ... Ricky Martin (born Enrique Martín Morales on December 24, 1971 in San Juan, Puerto Rico), is a successful Latin American pop singer who rose to fame, first as a member of the Latin boy band Menudo, then as a solo artist since 1991. ... The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Tropical Latin Album has been awarded since 1984. ... For other people named Marc Anthony or Mark Anthony see Mark Anthony. ... The Grammy Award for Best Mexican/Mexican-American Album has been awarded since 1984. ... Los Super Seven Los Super Seven is a Latin-American supergroup which debuted in 1998. ... The Grammy Award for Best Latin Rock/Alternative Album has been presented since 1998. ... Maná is a Mexican rock group that had its origins near the end of the 1970s in Guadalajara, Jalisco. ... The Grammy Award for Best Tejano Album has been presented since 1999. ... Flaco Jimenez is a Tejano musician from San Antonio, New Mexico. ...

Musical Show

The Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album has been awarded since 1959. ... Mark Mancina (born March 9, 1957 in Santa Monica, California) is a composer, primarily for Hollywood soundtracks, such as his collaboration with Trevor Rabin on the soundtrack for Con Air. ...

Music video

The Grammy Award for Best Long Form Music Video has been awarded since 1984. ... Suzanne Lacy (born 1945) is an internationally known artist whose work includes installations, video, and large-scale performances on social themes and urban issues. ... Timothy Greenfield-Sanders is an American portrait photographer who is a contributing photographer to many magazines including Vanity Fair and Time. ... Lewis Allen Lou Reed (born March 2, 1942 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American rock singer-songwriter and guitarist. ...

New Age

The Grammy Award for Best New Age Album has been awarded since 1987. ... Clannad is an Irish musical group, from Gweedore (Gaoth Dobhair), County Donegal. ...

Packaging and Notes

The Grammy Award for Best Recording Package has been presented since 1974. ... Madonna Louise Ciccone (born August 16, 1958), better known worldwide as simply Madonna, is an American Grammy award winning pop singer, songwriter, musician, record and film producer, dancer, actress, author and a fashion trendsetter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package has been presented since 1995. ... Hiram Hank King Williams (September 17, 1923 – January 1, 1953) was an American singer, guitarist, and songwriter, who has become an icon of country music and Rock n Roll, and one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century. ... The Grammy Award for Best Album Notes has been presented since 1964. ... Todd Coolman is a world famous jazz bassist residing in New York. ... Miles Dewey Davis III (May 26, 1926 – September 28, 1991) was one of the most distinguished jazz musicians of the latter half of the 20th century. ...

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. ... 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. ... Céline Marie Claudette Dion (OC, OQ) (born March 30, 1968) is a French Canadian Grammy and Juno award winning pop singer and occasional songwriter. ... My Heart Will Go On is the theme song of the highly popular 1997 film Titanic. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1966. ... An example of the famous Clapton is God graffiti craze Eric Patrick Clapton CBE (born March 30, 1945), nicknamed Slowhand, is a Grammy Award winning English guitarist, singer and composer, who is one of the most respected and influential musicians of the rock era, garnering an unprecedented three inductions into... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal has been awarded since 1966. ... Brian Setzer (born April 10, 1959 in Massapequa, Long Island, New York) is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter. ... The Brian Setzer Orchestra is a swing band formed in 1990 by Stray Cats frontman Brian Setzer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals has been awarded since 1995. ... Burt Bacharach (born May 12, 1928 in Kansas City, Missouri) is a Jewish-American pianist and composer. ... Declan Patrick MacManus (born 25 August 1954, in London), better known by his stage name, Elvis Costello, is an English musician, singer, and songwriter of Irish ancestry. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance has been awarded since 1969. ... Brian Setzer (born April 10, 1959 in Massapequa, Long Island, New York) is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording has been awarded since 1998. ... William Orbit 1999 William Orbit (sometimes written as William Ørbit, born on 15 December 1956 as William Wainwright) is a British musician and record producer, perhaps best known to most for his work on Madonnas album Ray of Light, which received four Grammy Awards. ... Madonna Louise Ciccone (born August 16, 1958), better known worldwide as simply Madonna, is an American Grammy award winning pop singer, songwriter, musician, record and film producer, dancer, actress, author and a fashion trendsetter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Album was awarded in 1968 and since 1995. ... William Orbit 1999 William Orbit (sometimes written as William Ørbit, born on 15 December 1956 as William Wainwright) is a British musician and record producer, perhaps best known to most for his work on Madonnas album Ray of Light, which received four Grammy Awards. ... Madonna Louise Ciccone (born August 16, 1958), better known worldwide as simply Madonna, is an American Grammy award winning pop singer, songwriter, musician, record and film producer, dancer, actress, author and a fashion trendsetter. ...

Production and engineering

The Grammy Award for Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1959. ... Andy Wallace is a Grammy Award-winning music studio engineer with a long track record of successful productions, beginning with the early 1980s production of the Run-DMC/Aerosmith collaboration on Walk This Way. ... Tchad Blake (sometimes referred to as Tchad Blak) is a record producer, engineer and mixer who has worked with Crowded House, the Finn Brothers, Elvis Costello, Peter Gabriel, Travis, Pearl Jam, Sheryl Crow, Los Lobos, Suzanne Vega, Stina Nordenstam, Phish, Bonnie Raitt, Tom Waits, Al Green, Tracy Chapman, Phantom Planet... Trina Shoemaker is a mixer, record producer and sound engineer responsible for producing/engineering and/or mixing records for popular bands such as Queens of the Stone Age, Sheryl Crow, Emmylou Harris, Something For Kate, Nanci Griffith and many more. ... This entire article may contain original research or unverified claims. ... 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. ... 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. ... Samuel Barber, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1944 Samuel Osborne Barber (March 9, 1910–January 23, 1981) was an American composer of classical music, best known for his Adagio for Strings. ... Ralph Vaughan Williams Ralph Vaughan Williams, OM (October 12, 1872 – August 26, 1958) was an influential English composer. ... Béla Bartók in 1927 Bartok redirects here. ... The Grammy Award for Producer of the Year, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1975. ... Rob Cavallo is a music producer who has produced several well-known albums. ... 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. ... David Morales (born 21 August 1961, in Brooklyn), is an internationally acclaimed house music DJ and producer. ...

R&B

The Grammy Award for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1968. ... Lauryn Hill (born May 25, 1975 in South Orange, New Jersey), is a seven-time Grammy award winning musician, and record producer, initially establishing her reputation as the most visible and vocal member of The Fugees, then continuing on to a solo career, releasing The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill and... The Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1968. ... Stevie Wonder (born Stevland Hardaway Judkins on May 13, 1950, named later changed to Stevland Hardaway Morris), [1] is an African American singer, songwriter, record producer, musician, and social activist. ... The Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal has been awarded since 1970. ... Brandy on the cover of her album Full Moon Brandy Rayana Norwood (born February 11, 1979 in McComb, Mississippi), known professionally as Brandy, is an African American pop/R&B singer and actress. ... Monica Denise Arnold (born October 24, 1980), professionally known as Monica, is a Grammy Award winning American R&B singer who first attained commercial success in the 1990s and, after a relatively unsuccessful period during the early 2000s, saw her career experience a second wind of modest popularity in 2003. ... The Grammy Award for Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1999. ... Patti LaBelle (born Patricia Louise Holt on May 24, 1944 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an R&B/soul legend who fronted two moderately successful groups before achieving success as a solo artist in the late 1970s and in the process has influenced a new generation of female singers. ... The Grammy Award for Best R&B Song (sometimes known as the R&B Songwriters Award) has been awarded since 1969. ... Lauryn Hill (born May 25, 1975 in South Orange, New Jersey), is a seven-time Grammy award winning musician, and record producer, initially establishing her reputation as the most visible and vocal member of The Fugees, then continuing on to a solo career, releasing The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill and... The Grammy Award for Best R&B Album has been awarded since 1995. ... Lauryn Hill (born May 25, 1975 in South Orange, New Jersey), is a seven-time Grammy award winning musician, and record producer, initially establishing her reputation as the most visible and vocal member of The Fugees, then continuing on to a solo career, releasing The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill and...

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. ... The Beastie Boys are a hip hop group from the New York City boroughs of Brooklyn and Manhattan. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rap Album has been awarded since 1996. ... Jay-Z (aka the Jigga, HOV and Hova, born Shawn Carter on December 4, 1970 in Brooklyn, New York) is an African American rapper/hip hop artist and record label executive; one of the most popular and successful rappers of the late 1990s and early 2000s. ...

Reggae

The Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album has been awarded since 1985. ... Sly and Robbie are probably reggaes most prolific and long lasting production team. ...

Rock

The Grammy Award for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1980. ... Alanis Nadine Morissette (born June 1, 1974) is a Canadian-American [12] singer-songwriter, record producer and occasional actress. ... Uninvited is a song written, performed, and co-produced by Alanis Morissette. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1980. ... Leonard Albert Lenny Kravitz (born May 26, 1964) is an American rock singer, songwriter, producer, and guitarist whose retro-style amalgam of rock, pop, funk, and even techno is inspired by such music icons as Jimi Hendrix and John Lennon. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal has been awarded since 1980. ... Aerosmith is a prominent American rock band, often regarded as Americas Greatest Rock and Roll Band. ... Pink is a song performed by American hard rock band Aerosmith. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Instrumental Performance has been awarded since 1980. ... The Pat Metheny Group is a jazz fusion band founded in 1977. ... The Grammy Award for Best Hard Rock Performance has been awarded since 1990. ... James Patrick Jimmy Page, OBE (born January 9, 1944) is an English guitarist and producer. ... Robert Anthony Plant (born August 20, 1948, West Bromwich, West Midlands) is an English rock singer, most famous for his membership in the rock band Led Zeppelin, but also for his successful solo career. ... The Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance has been awarded since 1990. ... Metallica is an American heavy metal band, formed on October 28, 1981. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Song has been awarded since 1992. ... Alanis Nadine Morissette (born June 1, 1974) is a Canadian-American [12] singer-songwriter, record producer and occasional actress. ... Uninvited is a song written, performed, and co-produced by Alanis Morissette. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Album has been awarded since 1995. ... This entire article may contain original research or unverified claims. ...

Spoken

The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album has been awarded since 1959. ... Christopher Reeve (September 25, 1952 – October 10, 2004) was an American actor, director, producer and writer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Comedy Album was awarded from 1994 until 2003. ... Mel Brooks (born Melvin Kaminsky on June 28, 1926) is an Academy Award-winning American actor, writer, director and producer best known as a creator of broad film farces and comedy parodies or, as he says, spoofs. // Born Melvin Kaminsky in Brooklyn, New York to Russian-Jewish parents Maximillian Kaminsky... Carl Reiner (born March 20, 1922) is an American actor, film director, producer, writer and comedian. ...

Trad Pop

The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album has been awarded since 1992. ... Patti Page on the cover of a collection, part of The Millennium Collection Patti Page (born Clara Ann Fowler on November 8, 1927 in Claremore, Oklahoma) is one of the best-known female singers in traditional pop music. ...

World

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Grammy Award for Best Country Album - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (229 words)
The Grammy Award for Best Country Album has been awarded since 1995.
The equivalent award, the Grammy Award for Best Country and Western Album was presented in 1965 and 1966.
Years reflect the year in which the Grammy Awards were presented, for music released in the previous year.
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