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Encyclopedia > Grammy Awards of 2002

The 44th Grammy Awards were held on February 27, 2002. 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 27 is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 2002 (MMII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Award winners:

The Record of the Year is one of the two most prestigious Grammy Awards presented annually. ... Brian Eno in 1977 Brian Peter George St. ... Daniel Lanois Daniel Lanois (born September 19, 1951, Hull, Québec) is a French Canadian producer and musician. ... Steve Lillywhite (born 1955 in England) is a well-known British music producer. ... U2 is an Irish rock band featuring Bono (Paul David Hewson) on vocals, guitar and harmonica, The Edge (David Howell Evans) on guitar, keyboards and vocals, Adam Clayton on bass, and Larry Mullen, Jr. ... The Grammy Award for Album of the Year has been awarded since 1959. ... Cover of Proof Through the Night, 1983. ... Norman Blake is a singer-songwriter in the Glasgow band Teenage Fanclub. ... Sam Bush Sam Bush (b. ... 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 from high school as class valedictorian and won a drama scholarship to the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. ... John Cowan Hartford (December 30, 1937– June 4, 2001) was an American bluegrass composer and musician known for his mastery of the fiddle and banjo, as well as for his witty lyrics and unique vocal style. ... Chris Thomas King is an American Actor and blues guitar player. ... Alison Krauss on the cover of her album Forget About It Alison Krauss, born July 23, 1971 in Decatur, Illinois, is a bluegrass singer and virtuoso fiddle player who grew up in Champaign, Illinois. ... Tim Blake Nelson (born 1964, Tulsa) is an American actor and film director. ... Ralph Stanley Ralph Stanley (born in 25 February 1927) is an American bluegrass musician. ... Gillian Welch Gillian Welch is a singer/songwriter whose musical style combines elements of bluegrass, country, and folk into a rustic style that she dubs American Primitive. ... The O Brother, Where Art Thou soundtrack was the soundtrack of music from the movie O Brother, Where Art Thou? a United States film starring George Clooney. ... The Song of the Year is one of the two most prestigious awards in the Grammies, if not in all of the music industry. ... This article needs a complete rewrite for the reasons listed on the talk page. ... The Grammy for Best New Artist has been awarded since 1960. ... This article needs a complete rewrite for the reasons listed on the talk page. ...

Special Merit Awards

The Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award is awarded by the Recording Academy to performers who, during their lifetimes, have made creative contributions of outstanding artistic significance to the field of recording [1]. This award is distinct from the Grammy Hall of Fame Award, which honors specific recordings rather than individuals, and... The Beach Boys are a pop music group formed in Hawthorne, California in 1961, whose popularity has lasted into the 21st century. ... Tony Bennett, 2000 Tony Bennett (born August 3, 1926) is an American popular music, standards, and jazz singer who is widely considered to be one of the best interpretive singers in these genres. ... Sammy Davis, Jr. ... Robert Nesta Marley, OM, (February 6, 1945 – May 11, 1981) better known as Bob Marley, was a Jamaican singer, guitarist, songwriter and activist. ... The Who is a British rock band of 1960s and 1970s fame. ... The Grammy Trustees Award is awarded by the Recording Academy to individuals who, during their careers in music, have made significant contributions, other than performance, to the field of recording [1]. Through 1983, performers could also receive this award. ... Arif Mardin, born 1932 in Istanbul, Turkey, is a renowned Turkish-American music producer, who has worked with a wide range of artists, across many different styles and genres of music. ... Phil Ramone is a violinist, composer, recording engineer, and innovative record producer. ... Les Paul (born June 9, 1915) is best known as a guitarist, and as one of the most important figures in the development of modern electric instruments and recording techniques. ... Digidesign is a digital audio company. ...

Alternative

The Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album has been awarded since 1991. ... --83. ... Jon Buckland, from Live 2003 DVD Jon (or Jonny) Buckland (born 11 September 1977 as Jonathon Mark Buckland) is the lead guitarist of the band Coldplay. ... Will Champion at Live 8 (July 2005) Will Champion (born 31 July 1978) is the drummer of the band Coldplay. ... Chris Martin Christopher Anthony John Martin (born March 2, 1977) is the lead singer, rhythm guitarist and pianist of the band Coldplay. ... Ken Nelson is a British record producer. ... Coldplay is a post-Britpop/alternative rock band from London, England well known for their rock melodies and introspective lyrics. ... Coldplay is a post-Britpop/alternative rock band from London, England well known for their rock melodies and introspective lyrics. ...

Blues

The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Blues Album has been awarded since 1983. ... Jimmie Vaughan (born in March 21, 1951 in Dallas, Texas) is an American blues guitarist and singer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Blues Album has been awarded since 1988. ... Delbert McClinton was born Nov. ... Delbert McClinton was born Nov. ...

Children's

The Grammy Award for Best Musical Album for Children has been awarded since 1994. ... Edgar Mitchell (right) poses with Stuart Roosa (left) and Alan Shepard (center) Edgar D. Mitchell (born September 17, 1930) was the sixth man to walk on the moon. ... Elmo & the Orchestra is a CD by the cast of Sesame Street, which won a Best Musical Album for Children Grammy in 2001. ... Sesame Street is an educational television program designed for preschoolers, and is recognized as a pioneer of the contemporary standard which combines education and entertainment in childrens television shows. ... The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album for Children has been awarded since 1994. ... Tom Chapin is a Grammy Award-winning musician, entertainer, and songwriter. ...

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. ... Edgar (or Edgard) Varèse (December 22, 1883 – November 6, 1965) was a French-born composer, who moved to the United States in 1915, and took American citizenship in 1926. ... Cecilia Bartoli The Italian mezzo-soprano Cecilia Bartoli (born 4 June 1966) is a popular opera singer and recitalist. ... Gluck, detail of a portrait by Joseph Duplessis, dated 1775 (Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna) Christoph Willibald (von) Gluck (July 2, 1714 – November 15, 1787) was a German composer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Opera Recording has been awarded since 1961. ... James Mallinson is a multiple-Grammy-award winning record producer. ... Sir Colin Rex Davis (born September 25, 1927) is a noted British conductor. ... Ben Heppner OC (born January 14, 1956) is a Canadian tenor, specializing in opera and classical symphonic works for voice. ... The London Symphony Orchestra (frequently abbreviated to LSO) is one of the major orchestras of the United Kingdom. ... Portrait of Berlioz by Signol, 1832 Louis Hector 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. ... ME!!!! ... Nikolaus Harnoncourt (born December 6, 1929) is an Austrian conductor, known for his historically accurate performances of music from the classical era and earlier. ... Matthias Goerne (born 1967) is a German baritone. ... The Vienna Boys Choir The Vienna Boys Choir (German: Wiener Sängerknaben) is a choir of boy sopranos based in Vienna, Austria. ... Johann Sebastian Bach (21 March 1685 O.S. – 28 July 1750 N.S.) was a German composer and organist whose sacred and secular works for choir, orchestra and solo instruments drew together almost all of the strands of the baroque style and brought it to its ultimate maturity. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance (with orchestra) has been awarded since 1959. ... Eberhard Sengpiel is a multiple Grammy award-winning sound engineer. ... Daniel Barenboim Daniel Barenboim (born November 15, 1942) is an Argentinean-Israeli pianist and conductor. ... Larry Combs is an American clarinetist. ... Alex Klein is an oboist who began his musical studies in his native Brazil at the age of nine, and made his solo orchestral debut the following year. ... The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, based in Chicago, Illinois, is one of the leading orchestras in the world. ... Richard Strauss (June 11, 1864 – September 8, 1949) was a German composer of the late Romantic era, particularly noted for his tone poems and operas. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist Performance (without orchestra) has been awarded since 1959. ... Truls Mørk is a Norwegian cellist. ... Edward Benjamin Britten, Baron Britten of Aldeburgh, OM (November 22, 1913 – December 4, 1976) was a British composer, conductor and pianist. ... The Grammy Award for Best Small Ensemble Performance (with or without conductor) has been awarded since 1997. ... Gidon Kremer (born February 27, 1947) is a Latvian violinist and conductor. ... Kremerata Baltica is a chamber orchestra consisting of young musicians from Baltic countries (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania). ... The Grammy Award for Best Chamber Music Performance has been awarded since 1959. ... (Franz) Joseph Haydn, (March 31 or April 1, 1732 – May 31, 1809) was a leading austrian composer of the Classical period, called the Father of the Symphony and Father of the String Quartet. Although he is still often called Franz Joseph Haydn, the name Franz was not used in the... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Contemporary Composition was first awarded in 1961. ... Muhai Tang (Simplified Chinese: 汤沐海, pinyin: Tāng Mùhǎi) (born 1949) is a Chinese conductor. ... Sharon Isbin (born 1956) is a classical guitarist and the founder of the Guitar Department at the Juilliard School (1989). ... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Album has been awarded since 1962. ... James Mallinson is a multiple-Grammy-award winning record producer. ... Sir Colin Rex Davis (born September 25, 1927) is a noted British conductor. ... Ben Heppner OC (born January 14, 1956) is a Canadian tenor, specializing in opera and classical symphonic works for voice. ... The London Symphony Orchestra (frequently abbreviated to LSO) is one of the major orchestras of the United Kingdom. ... Portrait of Berlioz by Signol, 1832 Louis Hector 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 Crossover Album has been awarded since 1999. ... Edgar Meyer is a prominent contemporary bassist. ... Béla Fleck (born July 10, 1958 in New York City, New York) is a virtuoso banjo player. ... Joshua Bell Joshua Bell (born December 9, 1967) is an American violinist. ... Evelyn Glennie on the cover of her greatest hits album Evelyn Glennie (born July 19, 1965 in Aberdeenshire) is a Scottish virtuoso percussionist who studied at Londons Royal Academy of Music. ... Edgar Meyer is a prominent contemporary bassist. ... Chris Thile (born February 20, 1981) is a renowned mandolin player and founding member of the progressive bluegrass trio Nickel Creek with Sara Watkins and Sean Watkins. ... John Christopher Williams (born 24 April 1941) is one of the worlds best-known classical guitarists. ...

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. ... Alan Silvestri (b. ... Cast Away is a 2000 film by 20th Century Fox and DreamWorks about a FedEx employee who is stranded on a deserted island after his plane crashes somewhere in the South Pacific. ... The Grammy Award for Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media has been awarded since 1988. ... John Flansburgh (b. ... Linnell is known for his reserved stage personality, especially compared to bandmate Flansburgh. ... Boss of Me is a single released by the band They Might Be Giants. ... Malcolm in the Middle is an American situation comedy on the Fox Network. ... They Might Be Giants (commonly abbreviated to TMBG) are an American pop/rock duo consisting of John Linnell and John Flansburgh, collectively known as the two Johns or John and John. Known for their experimental / pop music, they have been popular on college campuses and earned a reputation as intellectual... The Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media has been awarded since 1960. ... Steven Epstein, an American producer of classical music recieved a B.Sc. ... 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. ... Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (Traditional: 臥虎藏龍; Simplified: 卧虎藏龙; Hanyu Pinyin: ) is a wuxia (martial arts and chivalry) film released in 2000. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Arrangement has been awarded since 1963. ... Béla Fleck (born July 10, 1958 in New York City, New York) is a virtuoso banjo player. ... Edgar Meyer is a prominent contemporary bassist. ... Claude Debussy Achille-Claude Debussy (August 22, 1862 – March 25, 1918) was a composer of European classical music. ... Béla Fleck (born July 10, 1958 in New York City, New York) is a virtuoso banjo player. ... Joshua Bell Joshua Bell (born December 9, 1967) is an American violinist. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s) has been awarded since 1963. ... Paul Buckmaster is an artist, arranger, and composer. ... Train is a Grammy winning modern rock band, formed in San Francisco, USA in 1994. ...

Country

The Grammy Award for Best Female Country Vocal Performance was first awarded in 1965. ... Dolly Parton (born January 19, 1946) is an American country singer, songwriter, composer, author and actress. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male Country Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1965. ... Ralph Stanley Ralph Stanley (born in 25 February 1927) is an American bluegrass musician. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal was first awarded in 1970. ... Alison Krauss on the cover of her album Forget About It Alison Krauss, born July 23, 1971 in Decatur, Illinois, is a bluegrass singer and virtuoso fiddle player who grew up in Champaign, Illinois. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Collaboration with Vocals was first awarded in 1988. ... Dan Tyminski is a bluegrass composer, vocalist, and instrumentalist. ... The Soggy Bottom Boys are the fictitious Depression era bluegrass trio from the movie O Brother, Where Art Thou?. Their hit single is Man of Constant Sorrow by Woody Guthrie, which, ironically, also became a surprise hit single in real life. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Instrumental Performance was first awarded in 1970. ... Jerry Douglas is an actor, who has been on The Young and the Restless for 25 years. ... Vince Gill Vince Gill (born April 12, 1957) is an American country music musician and singer. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... Leon Russell A Young Leon Russell Leon Russell (born Claude Russell Bridges on April 2, 1942 in Lawton, Oklahoma) is a singer, songwriter, pianist, and guitarist. ... Earl Scruggs Earl Eugene Scruggs (born January 6, 1924 in Flint Hill, North Carolina) created a banjo style (now called Scruggs style) that is one of the defining characteristics of bluegrass. ... Paul Shaffer Paul Allen Wood Shaffer (born November 28, 1949 in Fort William (now Thunder Bay), Ontario, Canada, is a Jewish-Canadian musician, actor, author, comedian and composer. ... Marty Stuart is an American country musician, known for both his traditional style, and eclecting mergings of rockabilly, honky tonk, and traditional country music. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Song (sometimes known as the Country Songwriters Award) has been awarded since 1965. ... The Grammy Award for Best Country Album has been awarded since 1995. ... Mary Martin photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1949 Mary Martin (December 1, 1913 – November 3, 1990) born in Weatherford, Texas was an American star of (mainly stage) musicals. ... Hank Williams Sr. ... The Grammy Award for Best Bluegrass Album has been awarded since 1982. ... Alison Krauss on the cover of her album Forget About It Alison Krauss, born July 23, 1971 in Decatur, Illinois, is a bluegrass singer and virtuoso fiddle player who grew up in Champaign, Illinois. ...

Film/TV/Media

I like to MOO MOO MOO and eat GRASS! ... Cover of Proof Through the Night, 1983. ... The O Brother, Where Art Thou soundtrack was the soundtrack of music from the movie O Brother, Where Art Thou? a United States film starring George Clooney. ...

Folk

The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Folk Album was first awarded in 1987. ... Cover of Proof Through the Night, 1983. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Folk Album was first awarded in 1987. ... Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman on 24 May 1941 in Duluth, Minnesota) is an American singer-songwriter, musician and poet whose enduring contributions to American song are comparable, in fame and influence, to those of Stephen Foster, Irving Berlin, Woody Guthrie, and Hank Williams. ... Love and Theft is an album by Bob Dylan, released in 2001. ... The Grammy Award for Best Native American Music Album was first awarded in 2001. ... Robert Doyle Robert Doyle (born May 20, 1953) is an Australian politician. ... Jack Richard Miller (b. ...

Gospel

The Grammy Award for Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Brown Bannister is a noted Christian music producer, best known for his work with Amy Grant and Petra. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... dc Talk is a Christian rock band formed in the late 1980s in Lynchburg, Virginia by Toby McKeehan, Kevin Max, and Michael Tait. ... The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Soul Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... The Blind Boys of Alabama are a gospel music group from Alabama that first formed at the Alabama Institute for the Negro Blind in 1939. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Yolanda Yvette Adams (born August 27, 1962 in Houston, Texas) is an African-American singer, one of the most popular gospel music artists of the contemporary period. ... The Grammy Award for Best Southern, Country or Bluegrass Gospel Album has been awarded since 1991. ... Bill and Gloria Gaither Bill Gaither (born March 28, 1936) is an American singer and songwriter of southern gospel and Contemporary Christian music. ... The Grammy Award for Best Gospel Choir or Chorus Album has been awarded since 1991. ...

Historical

  • Best Historical Album
    • Michael Brooks, Michael Cuscuna (producers), Matt Cavaluzzo, Harry Coster, Seth Foster, Darcy Proper, Ken Robertson & Mark Wilder (engineers) for Lady Day: The Complete Billie Holiday on Columbia 1933-1944

The Grammy Award for Best Historical Album has been presented since 1979. ... Billie Holiday For the Canadian broadcaster, see Billie Holiday (broadcaster). ...

Jazz

The Grammy Award for Best Jazz Instrumental Solo has been awarded since 1959. ... Michael Brecker Michael Brecker (b. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Jazz Album, Individual or Group has been presented since 1959. ... An early Rollins picture graces the cover of Volume One Theodore Walter (Sonny) Rollins (born September 7, 1930 in New York City) is an American jazz tenor saxophonist. ... The Grammy Award for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album has been presented since 1961. ... Bob Mintzer is a jazz saxophonist, composer, arranger and big band leader based in New York City. ... The Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album has been presented since 1977. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album has been presented since 1992. ... Marcus Miller giving a concert in London Marcus Miller (born June 14, 1959 in New York) is a jazz musician, composer and producer, perhaps best known as a bass guitarist with Miles Davis and David Sanborn. ... The Grammy Award for Best Latin Jazz Album has been presented since 1995. ... Gonzalo Rubalcaba (born May 27, 1963 in Havana, Cuba) is one of the most important pianists in jazz today. ... Charles Edward Haden (born August 6, 1937) is a jazz double bassist, probably best known for his long association with saxophonist Ornette Coleman. ...

Latin

The Grammy Award for Best Latin Pop Album has been awarded since 1984. ... Michael Morales, 46, is a convicted murderer who will be executed by the State of California at 12:01 a. ... Freddy Fender Freddy Fender, born Baldemar Huerta in San Benito, Texas on June 4, 1938, is a Tejano, country, and rock and roll musician, known for his work as a solo artist and in the groups Los Super Seven and the Texas Tornados. ... The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Tropical Latin Album has been awarded since 1984. ... Emilio Estefan (born April 3, 1953) is a Cuban musician and producer. ... Carlos Vives (born 1961) is a Colombian singer and composer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Mexican/Mexican-American Album has been awarded since 1984. ... Ramon Ayala y sus Bravos del Norte Ramón Ayala (born March 10, 1945) is an Mexican accordionist and songwriter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Latin Rock/Alternative Album has been presented since 1998. ... Ozomatli Ozomatli is a Latin funk/worldbeat/rock en Español group, formed in 1996 in Los Angeles, known as much for their extremely vocal activist viewpoints as their huge array of musical styles. ... 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. ... The Grammy Award for Best Merengue Album was awarded from 2000 to 2003. ... Olga Tañón (born April 13, 1967 in Santurce) is the first Puerto Rican to win both the American and Latin Grammys for the same song. ...

Musical Show

The Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album has been awarded since 1959. ... Mel Brooks (born June 28, 1926) is a Jewish-American actor, writer director, and theatrical producer best known as a creator of broad film farces and parodies. ... Nathan Lane (born February 3, 1956 in Jersey City, New Jersey) is a contemporary award-winning American actor of the stage and screen. ... Matthew Broderick (born March 21, 1962) is an American film and stage actor who is perhaps best known for his role as the title character in Ferris Buellers Day Off. ... The 1968 film, The Producers was adapted as a critically acclaimed Broadway musical by Mel Brooks in 2001. ...

Music Video

The Grammy Award for Best Short Form Music Video has been awarded since 1984. ... Spike Jonze with the Silver Bear award for directing the movie Adaptation at the Berlin Film Festival in 2003. ... Bootsy Collins on the cover of Bootsys Rubber Bands Live in Louisville 1978 William Bootsy Collins (born October 26, 1951 in Cincinnati, Ohio,) is a pioneering funk bassist, singer, and songwriter. ... Fatboy Slim Fatboy Slim (born on July 16, 1963, Quentin Leo Cook) also known as Norman Cook is a British musician in the dance music genre. ... The Grammy Award for Best Long Form Music Video has been awarded since 1984. ... Mel Brooks (born June 28, 1926) is a Jewish-American actor, writer director, and theatrical producer best known as a creator of broad film farces and parodies. ...

New Age

The Grammy Award for Best New Age Album has been awarded since 1987. ... Enya (born 17 May 1961), birth name Eithne Ní Bhraonáin (sometimes presented in the media as the Anglicized Enya Brennan), is Irelands best-selling solo musician. ...

Packaging and Notes

The Grammy Award for Best Recording Package has been presented since 1974. ... Stanley Donwood is the pseudonym of English writer and artist Dan Rickwood, who has gained fame for his work on the album and poster art for Radiohead since the release of their My Iron Lung EP (1994). ... Amnesiac is the fifth studio album by British rock band Radiohead, released on June 4, 2001 in the United Kingdom and on June 5 in the United States and Canada, debuting at #2 on the Billboard Top 100. ... Radiohead are a British alternative rock band from Oxford and nearby Abingdon. ... The Grammy Award for Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package has been presented since 1995. ... The Grammy Award for Best Album Notes has been presented since 1964. ... Walter Mosley (born January 12, 1952) is a prominent African-American novelist, most widely recognized for his crime fiction. ... Richard Pryor Richard Franklin Lennox Thomas Pryor III (December 1, 1940 – December 10, 2005) was an American comedian, actor, and writer. ...

Polka

  • Best Polka Album
    • Jim Uzwack (engineer), Kenneth R. Irwin, Tom Pick (engineers & producers) & Jimmy Sturr (engineer, producer & artist) for Gone 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. ... Nelly Furtado Nelly Furtado (born December 2, 1978) is a Canadian singer-songwriter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1966. ... The Best of James Taylor album cover James Vernon Taylor (born March 12, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist, born in Boston, Massachusetts. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal has been awarded since 1966. ... U2 is an Irish rock band featuring Bono (Paul David Hewson) on vocals, guitar and harmonica, The Edge (David Howell Evans) on guitar, keyboards and vocals, Adam Clayton on bass, and Larry Mullen, Jr. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals has been awarded since 1995. ... Christina Maria Aguilera (born December 18, 1980) is an American pop singer, also known as Xtina. ... Kimberly Denise Jones (born July 11, 1975), also known as Lil Kim and the Queen Bee, is an American rap music artist, known for her sexually explicit lyrics and the revealing outfits she wears in her public appearances and magazine layouts. ... Mya on her album Moodring (2003) Mya Marie Harrison (born October 10, 1979 in Washington, D.C.) is a United States italian , jamaican American R&B singer, dancer, and actress who debuted in early 1998 as a teenager. ... Alecia Beth Moore (born September 8, 1979 in Doylestown, Pennsylvania), better known by her stage name P!NK (also written as Pink), is an American singer-songwriter who gained prominence in early January of 2000. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance has been awarded since 1969. ... Eric Patrick Slowhand Clapton Eric Patrick “Slowhand” Clapton CBE (born 30 March 1945) is a Grammy Award winning English composer, singer and guitarist who became one of the most respected and influential artists of the rock era, garnering an unprecedented three inductions into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. ... The Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording has been awarded since 1998. ... Jam and Lewis (Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis) are R & B writer/producers who enjoyed great success in the 1980s with various artists, most notably Janet Jackson. ... Terence Lewis (born December 29, 1935) is a politician in the United Kingdom. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Album was awarded in 1968 and since 1995. ... Sade on the cover of her 1994 collection Best of Sade Sade Adu (pronounced Shah-day IPA //), British-Nigerian singer, songwriter (born 16 January 1959 in Ibadan, Nigeria as Helen Folasade Adu), is a jazz, pop, urban and adult contemporary vocalist, noted for her soulful, smoky contralto. ... The Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Album has been awarded since 2001. ... Steve Vai at G3 in Milan, Italy, June 2004 Steven Siro Vai (born June 6, 1960 in Carle Place, New York) is an American guitarist, composer, and record producer, notable for having received a Grammy Award (along with nine nominations) and being cited as an influence by many guitarists from... For the past three decades, Larry Carlton has been one of the nations most sought-after jazz guitarists, dividing his recording time between solo recordings and session appearances with more popular bands. ...

Production and engineering

The Grammy Award for Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1959. ... Al Schmitt is an thirteen-time Grammy Award winning music engineer and producer. ... Diana Krall, as pictured on the cover of her album The Look of Love Diana Jean Krall, OC , DFA (born November 16, 1964) is a popular Jazz pianist and singer. ... The Grammy Award for Best Engineered Recording, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1959. ... 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. ... Joshua Bell Joshua Bell (born December 9, 1967) is an American violinist. ... The Grammy Award for Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical has been awarded since 2002. ... Deep Dish is a DJ and dance music duo consisting of Iranian-American members Ali Dubfire Shirazinia and Sharam Tayebi. ... Florian Cloud de Bounevialle Armstrong (born December 25, 1971 in London) is an English pop singer who performs under her nickname Dido. ... The Grammy Award for Producer of the Year, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1975. ... Cover of Proof Through the Night, 1983. ... The Grammy Award for Producer of the Year, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1980. ... ECM (Editions of Contemporary Music) is a record label founded in Munich, Germany in 1969 by Manfred Eicher, who has continued to take an active interest in the music released by the label, acting as producer on most of its recordings. ...

R&B

The Grammy Award for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1968. ... This article needs a complete rewrite for the reasons listed on the talk page. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1968. ... Usher (born Usher Jamie Raymond, IV on October 14, 1978 in Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States) is an African-American singer and actor. ... The Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal has been awarded since 1970. ... Destinys Child was an American R&B group. ... The Grammy Award for Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1999. ... The cover to Gladys Knights 2001 album At Last. ... The Grammy Award for Best R&B Song (sometimes known as the R&B Songwriters Award) has been awarded since 1969. ... This article needs a complete rewrite for the reasons listed on the talk page. ... The Grammy Award for Best R&B Album has been awarded since 1995. ... This article needs a complete rewrite for the reasons listed on the talk page. ...

Rap

The Grammy Award for Best Rap Solo Performance was awarded from 1991 to 2002, alongside the Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... 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. ... OutKast is a popular and very successful American hip hop duo based out of Atlanta, Georgia. ... Ms. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration has been awarded since 2002. ... Eve (born Eve Jihan Jeffers on November 10, 1978 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an African-American rapper, singer, and actress associated with the Aftermath crew. ... Gwendolyn Renée Stefani (born October 3, 1969) is an American singer and actress, and is the frontwoman of the ska/rock band No Doubt. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rap Album has been awarded since 1996. ... Mr. ... OutKast is a popular and very successful American hip hop duo based out of Atlanta, Georgia. ... Stankonia is a hip hop album by OutKast, released by La Face records (a subcorporation of Arista, BMG) on October 31, 2000. ...

Reggae

The Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album has been awarded since 1985. ... Stephen Ragga Marley was born April 20, 1972 and is the second son of Rita and Bob Marley. ... Damian Marley (born on July 21, 1978 in Kingston, Jamaica) is the youngest male child of reggae legend Bob Marley, and the only child born to Marley and Cindy Breakspeare, the Miss World 1976. ...

Rock

The Grammy Award for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1980. ... Lucinda Williams Lucinda Williams (born January 26, 1953) is an American rock, folk, and country music singer and songwriter. ... The Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance has been awarded since 1980. ... Lenny Kravitz, 2005 (José Cruz/ABr) Leonard Albert Kravitz (b. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal has been awarded since 1980. ... U2 is an Irish rock band featuring Bono (Paul David Hewson) on vocals, guitar and harmonica, The Edge (David Howell Evans) on guitar, keyboards and vocals, Adam Clayton on bass, and Larry Mullen, Jr. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Instrumental Performance has been awarded since 1980. ... The electric guitarist Jeff Beck (born June 24, 1944) is a British rock musician who played in a number of influential bands in the 1960s. ... The Grammy Award for Best Hard Rock Performance has been awarded since 1990. ... Linkin Park is a nu metal/rapcore band from Los Angeles, California, currently signed to Warner Brothers Records. ... The Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance has been awarded since 1990. ... Tool is an American hard rock band. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Song has been awarded since 1992. ... Jimmy Stafford - lead guitarist of the Grammy Award winning band Train. Referred to as Jimmy Jammer. Born Morris, Illinois. ... Train is a Grammy winning modern rock band, formed in San Francisco, USA in 1994. ... The Grammy Award for Best Rock Album has been awarded since 1995. ... Brian Eno in 1977 Brian Peter George St. ... Daniel Lanois Daniel Lanois (born September 19, 1951, Hull, Québec) is a French Canadian producer and musician. ... U2 is an Irish rock band featuring Bono (Paul David Hewson) on vocals, guitar and harmonica, The Edge (David Howell Evans) on guitar, keyboards and vocals, Adam Clayton on bass, and Larry Mullen, Jr. ...

Spoken

The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album has been awarded since 1959. ... Quincy Jones on the cover of Back on the Block album (1989). ... 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 a Grammy winning Irish American stand-up comedian, actor, and author, noted especially for his irreverent attitude and his observations on language, psychology and religion along with many other taboo subjects. ...

Trad Pop

The Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album has been awarded since 1992. ... Harry Connick, Jr. ...

World

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Talk:Grammy Awards of 2002 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (120 words)
But that is not the year the award was presented, it is the previous year (the year records were produced in to be eligible).
The same date problem applies to all the other awards on this list - I'll move it to Grammy Awards of 2002.
I'll copy this to Grammy Awards of 2001 too.
ULTIMUS - Musiklexikon - 44. Grammy Awards 2002 (1717 words)
Award to the Conductor and to the Orchestra.
Award to the Ensemble (and to the Conductor.)
Award to the Artist(s) and/or to the Conductor.
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