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Encyclopedia > Grammy Awards of 2001

The 43rd Grammy Awards were held on February 21, 2001. 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... February 21 is the 52nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey 2001 2001 is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Award winners:

For the UK award see The Record of the Year The Record of the Year is one of the two most prestigious Grammy Awards presented annually. ... Brian Eno in 1977 Brain Eno (born Brian Peter George St. ... Daniel Lanois Daniel Lanois (born September 19, 1951, Hull, Québec) is a French Canadian producer and musician. ... Steve Lillywhite is a well-known British music producer born in 1955. ... U2 (L to R): The Edge, Bono, Adam Clayton, Larry Mullen U2 is an Irish rock band featuring Bono (Paul David Hewson) on vocals and guitar, The Edge (David Howell Evans) on guitar and pianos, vocals, and bass, Adam Clayton on bass and guitar, and Larry Mullen Jr on drums. ... The Grammy Award for Album of the Year has been awarded since 1959. ... Walter Carl Becker (born February 20, 1950 in New York, New York) is the guitarist (and sometimes electric bassist) half of the rock duo Steely Dan. ... Donald Jay Fagen (born January 10, 1948 in Passaic, New Jersey) is an American musician and songwriter who is best known as co-writer and co-founder of the jazz rock band Steely Dan. ... Walter Becker (left) and Donald Fagen accepting the Grammy Award for the album Two Against Nature Steely Dan is an American jazz rock band based around musicians and songwriters Walter Becker and Donald Fagen. ... The Song of the Year is one of the two most prestigious awards in the Grammies, if not in all of the music industry. ... U2 (L to R): The Edge, Bono, Adam Clayton, Larry Mullen U2 is an Irish rock band featuring Bono (Paul David Hewson) on vocals and guitar, The Edge (David Howell Evans) on guitar and pianos, vocals, and bass, Adam Clayton on bass and guitar, and Larry Mullen Jr on drums. ... The Grammy for Best New Artist has been awarded since 1960. ... Shelby Lynne (born Shelby Lynne Moorer, October 22, 1968) is an American country music singer and songwriter. ...

Alternative

The Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Radiohead and Travis producer Nigel Godrich (born in the UK in 1972) is a recording engineer and record producer. ... From left to right: Ed OBrien, Jonny Greenwood, Thom Yorke, Phil Selway and Colin Greenwood Radiohead are a British alternative rock band from Oxford. ...

Blues

The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Blues Album has been awarded since 1983. ... Eric Clapton at the Tsunami Relief concert in Cardiffs Millennium Stadium, January 22nd 2005 Eric Patrick Clapton CBE (born March 30, 1945) is a British guitarist and composer, nicknamed slowhand. ... B.B. King Riley B. King aka B. B. King (born September 16, 1925) in Itta Bena, Mississippi USA, is a well known American blues guitarist and songwriter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Blues Album has been awarded since 1988. ... Taj Mahal (born May 17, 1942) is a United States blues musician. ...

Children's

The Grammy Award for Best Musical Album for Children has been awarded since 1994. ... Riders in the Sky is a Western music and comedy group which began performing 1977. ... The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album for Children has been awarded since 1994. ... Jim Dale is a British singer, songwriter, and actor born James Smith on August 15, 1935 Several of his songs entered the UK singles chart: Be My Girl (1957) Just Born (1958) Crazy Dream (1958) Sugartime (1958) He wrote the song Dick-a-Dum-Dum (Kings Road), which became...

Classical

The Grammy Award for Best Orchestral Performance has been awarded since 1959. ... Simon Denis Rattle (born January 19, 1955) is an English conductor. ... The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra is one of the worlds leading orchestras. ... Gustav Mahler Gustav Mahler (July 7, 1860–May 18, 1911) was a Bohemian-Austrian composer and conductor. ... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1959. ... The Italian mezzo-soprano Cecilia Bartoli (born 4 June 1966) is a popular opera singer and recitalist. ... Antonio Vivaldi Antonio Lucio Vivaldi (March 4, 1678, Venice – July 28, 1741, Vienna), nicknamed Il Prete Rosso, meaning The Red Priest, was an Italian priest and baroque music composer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Opera Recording has been awarded since 1961. ... Missing image Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau The German baritone Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (born May 28, 1925) is regarded by many as the finest Lieder singer of his generation. ... Ferruccio Busoni Dante Michaelangelo Benvenuto Ferruccio Busoni (April 1, 1866 – July 27, 1924) was an Italian composer, pianist, music teacher and conductor. ... ME!!!! ... Helmuth Rilling (b. ... Photograph of Krzysztof Penderecki. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance (with orchestra) has been awarded since 1959. ... Sir Roger Arthur Carver Norrington (born March 16, 1934) is a British conductor best known for performances of Baroque, Classical and Romantic music using period instruments and period style. ... Joshua Bell Joshua Bell (born December 9, 1967) is an American violinist. ... The London Philharmonic Orchestra (frequently abbreviated to LPO), based in London, is one of the major orchestras of the United Kingdom. ... Nicholas Maw (born 1935) is a British composer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist Performance (without orchestra) has been awarded since 1959. ... Sharon Isbin (born 1956) is a classical guitarist and the founder of the Guitar Department at the Juilliard School (1989). ... This article needs to be wikified. ... John W(illiam) Duarte (1919-2004*) was a British composer mainly for the classical guitar. ... The Grammy Award for Best Small Ensemble Performance (with or without conductor) has been awarded since 1997. ... The Orpheus Chamber Orchestra is a small classical music orchestra which has made many recordings. ... Igor Fyodorovitch Stravinsky (Russian: ) (June 17, 1882 – April 6, 1971) was a Russian-American composer of modern classical music. ... The Grammy Award for Best Chamber Music Performance has been awarded since 1959. ... The Emerson String Quartet is a renowned New York City–based string quartet. ... Dmitri Dmitrievich Shostakovich (Russian Дмитрий Дмитриевич Шостакович) (September 25, 1906 – August 9, 1975) was a Russian composer of the Soviet period. ... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Contemporary Composition was first awarded in 1961. ... George Crumb (born October 24, 1929) is an American composer of classical music. ... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Album has been awarded since 1962. ... The Emerson String Quartet is a renowned New York City–based string quartet. ... Dmitri Dmitrievich Shostakovich   listen? (Russian: ) (September 25, 1906 – August 9, 1975) was a Russian composer of the Soviet period. ... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Crossover Album has been awarded since 1999. ... Steven Epstein is the name of several prominent people. ... Richard King(July 10, 1824-April 14, 1885) was the founder of the King Ranch in South Texas, which at the time of his death in 1885 encompassed over 600,000 acres. ... Album cover Yo-Yo Ma (Chinese: 馬友友; pinyin: ) (born October 7, 1955) is a world-famous French-Chinese-American cellist. ... Edgar Meyer is a prominent contemporary bassist. ... Mark OConnor (born August 5, 1961 in Seattle, Washington) is widely considered to be the most prominent fiddler of his generation. ... Appalachian Journey is the second album from the string trio of bassist and composer Edgar Meyer, fiddler and composer Mark OConnor, and cellist Yo-Yo Ma. ...

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. ... This article is about John Williams the noted film composer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media has been awarded since 1988. ... Randy Newman - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Sarah McLachlan Sarah Ann McLachlan (born January 28, 1968) is a Canadian musician, singer and songwriter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media has been awarded since 1960. ... Thomas Newman (born October 20, 1955) is an American film score composer and a member of a family who established a film-scoring dynasty in Hollywood. ... Thomas Newman (born October 20, 1955) is an American film score composer and a member of a family who established a film-scoring dynasty in Hollywood. ... Thomas Newman (born October 20, 1955) is an American film score composer and a member of a family who established a film-scoring dynasty in Hollywood. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Arrangement has been awarded since 1963. ... Chick Corea on the cover of sheet music book Chick Corea Collection Armando Anthony Chick Corea (born June 12, 1941) is an American jazz pianist/keyboardist and composer who is arguably best known for his work during the 1970s in the genre of jazz fusion, although his contributions to straight... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s) has been awarded since 1963. ... Self portrait by Joni Mitchell, on the cover of her album Both Sides Now Joni Mitchell, CC (born Roberta Joan Anderson on November 7, 1943, in Fort Macleod, Alberta), is a legendary Canadian musician and painter. ...

Country

The Grammy Award for Best Female Country Vocal Performance was first awarded in 1965. ... Faith Hill Audrey Faith Perry, later known as Faith Hill (born September 21, 1967 in Jackson, Mississippi), is an American country singer, known for her remarkable pop success as well as her much-publicized marriage to country singer Tim McGraw. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male Country Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1965. ... Johnny Cash (February 26, 1932 – September 12, 2003) was a vastly influential singer and songwriter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal was first awarded in 1970. ... Asleep at the Wheel is the name of an Austin, Texas based Western swing band, winner of nine Grammy Awards. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Collaboration with Vocals was first awarded in 1988. ... Faith Hill Audrey Faith Perry, later known as Faith Hill (born September 21, 1967 in Jackson, Mississippi), is an American country singer, known for her remarkable pop success as well as her much-publicized marriage to country singer Tim McGraw. ... Tucker Tim McGraw Tucker Tim McGraw (born May 1, 1967) is a country music singer who has achieved many number one singles on the country charts, six multi-platinum albums and sales of over 25 million albums. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Instrumental Performance was first awarded in 1970. ... Béla Fleck (born July 10, 1958 in New York City, New York) is an American banjo player. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Song (sometimes known as the Country Songwriters Award) has been awarded since 1965. ... Lee Ann Womack (born August 19, 1966) is a country music artist whom may best be known for her 2000 crossover hit, I Hope You Dance. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Album has been awarded since 1995. ... Faith Hill Audrey Faith Perry, later known as Faith Hill (born September 21, 1967 in Jackson, Mississippi), is an American country singer, known for her remarkable pop success as well as her much-publicized marriage to country singer Tim McGraw. ... The Grammy Award for Best Bluegrass Album has been awarded since 1982. ... Dolly Parton (born January 19, 1946) is an American country singer, songwriter, composer and actress. ...

Film/TV/Media

I like to MOO MOO MOO and eat GRASS! ... Cameron Crowe (born July 13, 1957) is an American writer and film director. ...

Folk

The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Folk Album was first awarded in 1987. ... Dave Alvin (born November 11, 1955, in Downey, California, USA) is a Country/Rock guitarist, singer and songwriter. ... In the entertainment industry, a producer is generally in charge of, or helps to coordinate, the financial, legal, administrative, technological, and artistic aspects of a production. ... Artist is a subjective term which describes a person creative in, innovative in, or adept at, their endeavors. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Folk Album was first awarded in 1987. ... Emmylou Harris on the cover of her collection Profile Emmylou Harris (born April 2, 1947) is a country music singer, songwriter and musician from Birmingham, Alabama, USA. // Early years Harris graduated high school as class valedictorian and won a dramatic scholarship to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. ... The Grammy Award for Best Native American Music Album was first awarded in 2001. ...

Gospel

The Grammy Award for Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Jars of Clay performing at The University of Texas at Austin Jars of Clay is a four-member Christian rock band formed at Greenville College in Greenville, IL. They are sometimes known as the fab four of Christian music. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... John Elefante is an American rock and roll vocalist, who got his start in the music business with the rock band Kansas. ... Petra is a Christian Rock band formed in the 70s. ... The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Soul Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Charles Aaron Bubba Smith (born February 28, 1945 in Orange, Texas) is a former professional American football player in the 1960s and 1970s who became an actor in the 1980s. ... Shirley Caesar (b. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Mary Mary is a gospel singer/songwriter duo from California, United States. ... The Grammy Award for Best Southern, Country or Bluegrass Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Ricky Skaggs (born July 18, 1954 in Lawrence County, Kentucky) is a country music musician, singer and composer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Gospel Choir or Chorus Album has been awarded since 1991. ...

Historical

  • Best Historical Album
    • Steve Berkowitz, Seth Rothstein (producers), Phil Schaap (producer & engineer), Michael Brooks, Seth Foster, Andreas Meyer, Woody Pornpitaksuk, Ken Robertson, Tom Ruff & Mark Wilder (engineers) for Louis Armstrong: The Complete Hot Five and Hot Seven Recordings

The Grammy Award for Best Historical Album has been presented since 1979. ... Louis Armstrongs stage personality matched his flashy trumpet as captured in this photo by William P. Gottlieb. ...

Jazz

The Grammy Award for Best Jazz Instrumental Solo has been awarded since 1959. ... Pat Metheny in Melbourne, Florida, USA Patrick Bruce Metheny (born 12 August 1954 in Lees Summit, Missouri USA) is an American jazz guitarist and leader of the Pat Metheny Group. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Jazz Album, Individual or Group has been presented since 1959. ... Branford Marsalis (born August 26, 1960) is an American jazz saxophonist. ... The Grammy Award for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album has been presented since 1961. ... Joseph Salvatore Lovano (born 29 December 1952) is a jazz saxophonist and clarinet player. ... The Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album has been presented since 1977. ... George Duke (born 12 January 1946) is a piano and synthesizer pioneer. ... Dianne Reeves, born in Detroit, Michigan in 1956, is an American jazz singer, known more for her live performances than her albums. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album has been presented since 1992. ... Béla Fleck (born July 10, 1958 in New York City, New York) is an American banjo player. ... 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 Latin Jazz Album has been presented since 1995. ... Chucho Valdés (1945 -) is a Cuban jazz musician and pianist. ...

Latin

The Grammy Award for Best Latin Pop Album has been awarded since 1984. ... Shakira Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll, born in Barranquilla, Colombia on February 2, 1977, known simply as Shakira (meaning Woman of Grace in Arabic), is an internationally famous singer and songwriter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Tropical Latin Album has been awarded since 1984. ... Emilio Estefan (born March 4, 1953) is a Cuban musician of Lebanese ancestry and producer. ... Gloria, Live & Re-wrapped Tour Promo Poster Gloria Estefan (birth name Gloria María Milagrosa Fajardo, born September 1, 1957 in Havana, Cuba), is a five-time Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter, who began her career as lead vocalist for the then exclusively Spanish-language band, Miami Sound Machine, in... The Grammy Award for Best Mexican/Mexican-American Album has been awarded since 1984. ... The Grammy Award for Best Latin Rock/Alternative Album has been presented since 1998. ... La Ley Uno Album Cover La Ley (Spanish, The Law) is a Chilean rock band, formed in Santiago by Luciano Andrés Rojas and Luis Alberto Cuevas Olmedo with Archi Frugone, Mauricio Clavera and Andrés Bobe. ... The Grammy Award for Best Tejano Album has been presented since 1999. ... The Grammy Award for Best Salsa Album was awarded from 2000 to 2003. ... Eddie Palmieri (born December 15, 1936 in New York City) is a pianist and renowned bandleader. ... Tito Puente (April 20, 1923 – May 31, 2000) was an influential Latin jazz and mambo musician. ... The Grammy Award for Best Merengue Album was awarded from 2000 to 2003. ... Olga Tañón is a Puerto Rican singer-dancer. ...

Musical Show

  • Best Musical Show Album
    • Frank Filipetti (engineer/mixer & producer), Guy Babylon & Paul Bogaev, Chris Montan (producers), Elton John (composer), Tim Rice (lyricist) & the original Broadway cast for Elton John and Tim Rice's Aida

The Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album has been awarded since 1959. ... Elton John Sir Elton Hercules John, CBE (born March 25, 1947) is a highly successful British pop singer, pianist, and songwriter. ... Sir Tim Rice (born November 10, 1944, in Amersham, Buckinghamshire, England, and educated at St Albans School and Lancing College) is a lyricist for musical theater, a radio presenter, television gameshow panelist and an author. ...

Music Video

The Grammy Award for Best Short Form Music Video has been awarded since 1984. ... Left to Right. ... The Grammy Award for Best Short Form Music Video has been awarded since 1984. ... Ono on the cover of 1971s Fly Yoko Ono Lennon (born February 18, 1933 in Tokyo, Japan) is a Japanese-born American musician and artist. ... John Lennon in 1968 (from The White Album) John Winston Lennon, later John Ono Lennon, (October 9, 1940 – December 8, 1980), was best known as a singer, songwriter, and guitarist for The Beatles. ...

New Age

The Grammy Award for Best New Age Album has been awarded since 1987. ... Kitaro Kitaro (喜多郎) was born in 1953 as Masanori Takahashi (高橋正則) in Toyohashi, Japan, as the son of shintoistic farmers. ...

Packaging and Notes

The Grammy Award for Best Recording Package has been presented since 1974. ... Madonna at the Live 8 concert. ... The Grammy Award for Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package has been presented since 1995. ... Miles Dewey Davis III (May 25, 1926 – September 28, 1991) one of the most influential and innovative musicians of the twentieth century, was a black jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and composer. ... Insert non-formatted text here John Coltrane (September 23, 1926 – July 17, 1967) was an American jazz saxophonist and composer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Album Notes has been presented since 1964. ... Miles Dewey Davis III (May 25, 1926 – September 28, 1991) one of the most influential and innovative musicians of the twentieth century, was a black jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and composer. ... Insert non-formatted text here John Coltrane (September 23, 1926 – July 17, 1967) was an American jazz saxophonist and composer. ...

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. ... Macy Gray Macy Gray (born Natalie McIntyre on September 6, 1970 in Canton, Ohio) is an American neo-soul/R&B singer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1966. ... Sting circa 1987 Gordon Matthew Sumner, OBE (born October 2, 1951), best known by his stage name Sting, is an English musician and formerly bassist and lead singer of The Police. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal has been awarded since 1966. ... Walter Becker (left) and Donald Fagen accepting the Grammy Award for the album Two Against Nature Steely Dan is an American jazz rock band based around musicians and songwriters Walter Becker and Donald Fagen. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals has been awarded since 1995. ... Riley B. King aka B. B. King (b. ... Dr. John, born Malcolm Rebennack (born November 21, 1940 in New Orleans, Louisiana) is a colorful pianist, singer, and songwriter, whose music spans, and often combines, blues, boogie woogie, and rock and roll. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance has been awarded since 1969. ... Brian Setzer Brian Setzer (born April 10, 1959 in New York) is an American guitarist and songwriter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording has been awarded since 1998. ... Alternative meaning: Steven Greenberg (musician) Steve Greenberg (b. ... Baha Men is the name of a pop group that plays an updated style of Bahamanian folk music called junkanoo. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Album was awarded in 1968 and since 1995. ... Donald Jay Fagen (born January 10, 1948 in Passaic, New Jersey) is an American musician and songwriter who is best known as co-writer and co-founder of the jazz rock band Steely Dan. ... Walter Carl Becker (born February 20, 1950 in New York, New York) is the guitarist (and sometimes electric bassist) half of the rock duo Steely Dan. ... Walter Becker (left) and Donald Fagen accepting the Grammy Award for the album Two Against Nature Steely Dan is an American jazz rock band based around musicians and songwriters Walter Becker and Donald Fagen. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Album has been awarded since 2001. ... There are several people named Joe Jackson: Joe Jackson, musician Shoeless Joe Jackson, baseball player Joe Jackson, father of the Jackson 5 This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ...

Production and engineering

The Grammy Award for Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1959. ... Walter Becker (left) and Donald Fagen accepting the Grammy Award for the album Two Against Nature Steely Dan is an American jazz rock band based around musicians and songwriters Walter Becker and Donald Fagen. ... The Grammy Award for Best Engineered Recording, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1959. ... Antonín Dvořák Antonín Leopold Dvořák  listen (September 8, 1841 – May 1, 1904) was a Czech composer of classical music. ... The Grammy Award for Producer of the Year, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1975. ... Dr. Dre This article is about the Los Angeles rapper and producer Dr Dre. ... The Grammy Award for Producer of the Year, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1980. ... Steven Epstein is the name of several prominent people. ... The Grammy Award for Remixer of the Year, Non-Classical was awarded from 1998 to 2001. ... Hex Hector is a remixer, who is one of the most famous in terms of mainstream crossover popularity. ...

R&B

The Grammy Award for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1968. ... Toni on the cover of the single Hit The Freeway Toni Michelle Braxton (born October 7, 1968 in Severn, Maryland) is an African American R&B singer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1968. ... DAngelo in his music video for Untitled (How Does It Feel) Michael DAngelo Archer (born February 11, 1974 in Richmond, Virginia) is an African-American soul singer, pianist, songwriter, and record producer, professionally known as simply DAngelo. ... The Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal has been awarded since 1970. ... Destinys Child Destiny Fulfilled Destinys Child is an American R&B and pop group. ... The Grammy Award for Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1999. ... The Classic 5 lineup of The Temptations, circa 1965. ... The Grammy Award for Best R&B Song (sometimes known as the R&B Songwriters Award) has been awarded since 1969. ... Rodney Darkchild Jerkins (born in 1977 in New Jersey) is an African American songwriter, record producer, and musician, one of the most successful music makers working today in the genres of pop, R&B, hip hop and gospel. ... Beyoncé Knowles, on the cover of her debut solo album Dangerously in Love Beyoncé Giselle Knowles (born September 4, 1981 in Houston, Texas) is an African American R&B and pop singer, actress, and chief songwriter and producer in the group Destinys Child. ... LaTavia Roberson is a African-American spinto contralto, as noted for her thick, husky lower register as she is for her trademark curly afro, although she also was the spokesmodel for ProLines Just For Me African-American children relaxer line from 1989 to 1998. ... Kelly Rowland (born Kelendria Trene Rowland February 11, 1981 in Atlanta, Georgia) is an African American R&B, pop singer, actress, and member of the successful musical trio Destinys Child. ... Destinys Child Destiny Fulfilled Destinys Child is an American R&B and pop group. ... The Grammy Award for Best R&B Album has been awarded since 1995. ... DAngelo in his music video for Untitled (How Does It Feel) Michael DAngelo Archer (born February 11, 1974 in Richmond, Virginia) is an African-American soul singer, pianist, songwriter, and record producer, professionally known as simply DAngelo. ...

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. ... Eminem Eminem is the stage name of Marshall Bruce Mathers III (born October 17, 1972 in Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA), one of todays most controversial and popular rappers. ... 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. ... Dr. Dre This article is about the Los Angeles rapper and producer Dr Dre. ... Eminem Eminem is the stage name of Marshall Bruce Mathers III (born October 17, 1972 in Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA), one of todays most controversial and popular rappers. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rap Album has been awarded since 1996. ... Dr. Dre This article is about the Los Angeles rapper and producer Dr Dre. ... Eminem Eminem is the stage name of Marshall Bruce Mathers III (born October 17, 1972 in Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA), one of todays most controversial and popular rappers. ... The Marshall Mathers LP is the third full-length album from American rapper Eminem. ...

Reggae

The Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album has been awarded since 1985. ... Beenie Man (born Moses Davis August 22, 1973 in Kingston, Jamaica), is one of the most famous DJs in Jamaica. ...

Rock

The Grammy Award for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1980. ... The Very Best of Sheryl Crow album released October 2003 Sheryl Crow (born February 11, 1962 in Kennett, Missouri, USA) is an American blues rock singer, guitarist and song writer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1980. ... Lenny Kravitz, 2005 (José Cruz/ABr) Lenny Kravitz (born Leonard Albert Kravitz on May 26, 1964 in New York) is an American singer, songwriter, record 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... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal has been awarded since 1980. ... U2 (L to R): The Edge, Bono, Adam Clayton, Larry Mullen U2 is an Irish rock band featuring Bono (Paul David Hewson) on vocals and guitar, The Edge (David Howell Evans) on guitar and pianos, vocals, and bass, Adam Clayton on bass and guitar, and Larry Mullen Jr on drums. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Instrumental Performance has been awarded since 1980. ... Michael Kamen Michael Kamen (April 15, 1948 - November 18, 2003) was an American composer (especially of film scores), orchestral arranger, song writer, and session musician. ... Old logo, as used in Master Of Puppets, circa 1986. ... The San Francisco Symphony is a major orchestra based in San Francisco, California. ... The Grammy Award for Best Hard Rock Performance has been awarded since 1990. ... A photo of Thich Quang Duc, a Buddhist monk who burnt himself to death as a protest against Vietnamese Prime Minister Ngo Dinh Diems administrations practices against the Buddhist religion, features on the cover of the first Rage Against the Machine album. ... The Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance has been awarded since 1990. ... Deftones Deftones are a multi-platinum selling, Grammy award winning rock band from Sacramento, California. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Song has been awarded since 1992. ... Scott Stapp Scott Alan Stapp (born Anthony Scott Flippen on August 8, 1973 in Orlando, Florida, USA) is a singer and songwriter, and a former member of the band Creed. ... Mark Tremonti is the lead guitarist of the rock band Alter Bridge along with lead singer Myles Kennedy, bassist Brian Marshall, and drummer Scott Phillips. ... Creed (post-Brian Marshall) Creed (1995 – 2004) was formed in 1995 as a rock, and alternative rock group. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Album has been awarded since 1995. ... Left to Right. ...

Spoken

The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album has been awarded since 1959. ... Black Bart Rick Harris was a professional wrestler better known as Black Bart. ... Sir Sidney Poitier, KBE (born February 20, 1927) is an actor. ... The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Comedy Album was awarded from 1994 until 2003. ... George Carlin in the film Jersey Girl George Dennis Carlin (born May 12, 1937 in New York City) is an Irish American (I used to be Irish Catholic, now Im an American. ...

Trad Pop

The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album has been awarded since 1992. ... Self portrait by Joni Mitchell, on the cover of her album Both Sides Now Joni Mitchell, CC (born Roberta Joan Anderson on November 7, 1943, in Fort Macleod, Alberta), is a legendary Canadian musician and painter. ...

World

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