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  Grammy Award for Best Hard Rock Performance - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Grammy Award for Best Hard Rock Performance has been awarded since 1990.
From 1992 to 1994 the award was presented as the Grammy Award for Best Hard Rock Performance with Vocal.
Years reflect the year in which the Grammy Awards were handed out, for music released in the previous year.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Grammy_Award_for_Best_Hard_Rock_Performance   (125 words)

These awards recognize contributions and activities of significance to the recording field that fall outside the framework of the GRAMMY Awards categories, and include the Lifetime Achievement Award, the Trustees Award, the Technical GRAMMY Award, the GRAMMY Legend Award and GRAMMY Hall Of Fame Award.
A GRAMMY is awarded by The Recording Academy's voting membership to honor excellence in the recording arts and sciences.
The GRAMMY Hall Of Fame Award was established by The Recording Academy's National Trustees in 1973 to honor recordings of lasting qualitative or historical significance that are at least 25 years old.
www.grammy.org /awards   (492 words)

 Grammy Awards.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Grammy Award is the granddaddy of all music awards, dating back over four decades; it is to music what the Oscars are to the movies.
And the Grammys didn't return to the Big Apple while Giuliani was still in office, eventually moving to L.A.'s Staples Center.
Alas, tickets to the annual Grammy Awards show are not available to the general public; it's "by invitation only" to nominees, recording artists, and record company execs.
www.seeing-stars.com /Awards/GrammyAwards.shtml   (448 words)

 Grammy Award for Best Country Collaboration with Vocals - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Grammy Award for Best Country Collaboration with Vocals
The Grammy Award for Best Country Collaboration with Vocals was first awarded in 1988.
Years reflect the year in which the Grammy Awards were presented, for works released in the previous year.
www.kernersville.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Grammy_Award_for_Best_Country_Collaboration_with_Vocals   (357 words)

As the Latin Recording Academy looks forward to the 6th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards on Nov. 3, here is a look back at last year's performances and events.
If one of the missions of the Latin GRAMMYs is to celebrate the richness and diversity of Latin music, then the 5th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards was a success.
The evening's big winner was singer/songwriter Alejandro Sanz, who had won seven Latin GRAMMYs and one GRAMMY Award prior to this night.
www.grammy.com /awards/latin_grammy   (655 words)

 Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Blues Album - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Blues Album has been awarded since 1988.
From 2001 to 2003 the award recipients included the producers and engineers as well as the artists.
Until 1992 the award was known as Best Contemporary Blues Performance.
www.northmiami.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Grammy_Award_for_Best_Contemporary_Blues_Album   (197 words)

 Grammy Awards OVERVIEW   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Grammy ceremony is the best TV variety show of the year since it features a wide range of great music acts -- rock, rap, classical, country -- on one stage.
As an award, the Grammy has favored courageous, cutting-edge fare now and then ("Jagged Little Pill," "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band"), but it tends to prefer good mainstream pop ("My Heart Could Go On," "I Will Always Love You," "Strangers in the Night").
Grammy winners tend to be the most popular artists or -- in the lower-profile categories -- those with the most name recognition.
www.goldderby.com /Grammy/index.asp   (636 words)

 2001 Grammy Preview: Best Classical Album
On the night of February 21, 2001, Grammy awards will be given out to pop bands, rock bands, boy bands, girl groups, heavy metal acts, and acoustic pioneers.
But not all the nominees for this year's Grammys will appear on the CBS telecast; in fact, only about thirty of the one hundred nominated categories will have their awards handed out live.
Grammy voters love a sure thing, but will always vote for the neglected gem over the warhorse.
members.aol.com /jamesarey/grammy.html   (1094 words)

 Val on the 2001 Grammy Awards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Two music recordings produced in a studio here fell short of winning the first-ever Grammy for Native American album of the year, but the co-owners said Wednesday's award was a victory for the genre.
While the Lakota Thunder members and Fire Crow were in Los Angeles for the award presentation, Swenson and Harms decided to stay in Bismarck.
Before announcing the award, Robertson also mentioned Leonard Peltier, the North Dakota native who was passed over for a pardon from President Clinton.
www.planetkilmer.com /grammys/2001   (634 words)

 Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album has been presented since 1977.
Until 2001 this award was titled the Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Performance.
From 1981 to 1991 (except for 1984) this category was presented as separate awards for Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Female and Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Male
www.northmiami.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Grammy_Award_for_Best_Jazz_Vocal_Album   (240 words)

 Grammy Awards 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Conceived as a way to create a real recording industry community and address some of these concerns, the Recording Academy was born and the Grammy Awards process began.
The Lifetime Achievement Award, established in 1965, celebrates performers and others music professionals who have made outstanding contributions to recording in their lifetimes.
The Trustees Award followed in 1967, recognizing primarily non-performing contributions whose scope did not fall within the Grammy Awards categories.
www.terra.com /specials/grammy2001/aboutthegrammys.html   (447 words)

 43rd Annual Grammy Awards
This year the Grammy Awards has been filled with joy for many talented musical artists while various activist groups have protested the Grammy nomination of rapper Eminem because of his inflammatory lyrics.
Music is very diverse and the Grammy Awards aims to promote those who excel in their field.
A few days before the live Grammy Award ceremony, the Recording Academy awarded Paul Simon their MusiCares 2001 Person of the Year.
www.enjoythemusic.com /grammy2001   (652 words)

 U2 events: U2 wins big at the grammy Awards
After "Beautiful Day" won three Grammy Awards in 2001, U2 was back for more in 2002 as the rest of All That You Can't Leave Behind received eight nominations in seven categories.
After opening the show with a live performance of "Walk On", U2 had taken home four more Grammys for a total of 14 in their 20+ years of making music -- the most Grammy Awards ever won by one band.
Awards / Honors / Recognition : February 28, 2002 - This Is London - Bono Bores 'Em at the Grammys
www.atu2.com /events/02/grammys   (341 words)

 <sickamongthepure.com> :: erosion   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
From start to finish, the 2001 Grammy Awards were an incredibly accurate snapshot of popular music today.
But even all that nonsense aside, when you peel away all of the layers of the Grammy's - the marketing, the interviews, the performances, and the awards themselves - you are left with the very stark realization that this is the state of music today.
On February 22, 2001, I made the inane decision to sit down and watch the Grammy's in its entirety.
www.sickamongthepure.com /files/2001/04/Erosion/Erosion.html   (922 words)

 2001 Grammy Award winners   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Earlier in the evening, accepting his Grammy for best rap album, Eminem acknowledged the controversy clouding his nominations by thanking everyone who "saw the album for what it was.
Eminem's nod for the Grammys' top award - the first rap album so honored - was seen by many as the Grammys adopting a new, less-staid attitude.
Only 12 of the 100 Grammy winners were presented with their awards during the three-hour ceremony, which focused instead on live performances.
www.jsonline.com /enter/music/feb01/grammywinners.asp   (1944 words)

 2001 Grammy Award winners   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Eminem - the target of 100 protesters outside the awards show - was honored for best solo rap performance, best rap album and best rap performance by a duo or group for his collaboration with his mentor and producer, Dr. Dre.
Shortly before the awards show began, the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation and the National Organization for Women held a "Rally Against Hate" on the street outside.
Jennifer Lopez, who provided the Grammys' most memorable moment last year with her navel-plunging Versace dress, was not present, but the spirit of her dress was there with Toni Braxton's eye-popping silver Richard Tyler frock.
www.jsonline.com /enter/music/feb01/grammywinnersold.asp?format=print   (1782 words)

 CNN.com Chat Transcript - Sherri Sylvester and Scott Leon: The Grammy Awards - February 21, 2001
Sherri Sylvester and Scott Leon: The Grammy Awards
As Grammys approach, Eminem is 'carrying on the tradition'
Obviously, the Grammy folks want to leave the most controversial and the one thing everybody's looking forward to the end of the night, so people will sit through the whole evening.
edition.cnn.com /COMMUNITY/transcripts/2001/02/21/grammys   (747 words)

 Grammy Awards Show   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
U2 won a ton of awards and yeah I like them, but their album just came out and nobody's heard more than one song - at least not on the radio.
Toni Braxton takes this award from Jennifer Lopez who did not compete - I mean attend - this year.
Toni's dress hung low in the top front and was just two panels of material covering her front and behind.
www.kidzworld.com /site/p447.htm   (656 words)

 CNN Transcript - Morning News: Music World Gears Up For Grammy Awards - February 21, 2001
Just as the music world is gearing up for tonight's Grammy Awards, Napster is passing a note of peace to the recording industry.
No one artist has the nominations to sweep the awards, but there is some overlap in the record of the year and song of the year categories, including "Say My Name" by Destiny's Child, "I Try" by Macy Gray, and "Beautiful Day" by U2.
JENNIFER LOPEZ, GRAMMY NOMINEE: The nomination was a surprise.
transcripts.cnn.com /TRANSCRIPTS/0102/21/mn.10.html   (806 words)

 RollingStone.com: U2 : U2 on Grammy Compilation : News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Recording Academy, the folks responsible for the Grammy Awards, will release three CDs compiling the work of nominees in all the major categories for the 2001 Grammy awards.
The CDs are being distributed by Capitol Records and each comes with special packaging highlighting the nominated artists and their respective categories.
The 43rd Annual Grammy Awards airs February 21st on CBS live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
www.rollingstone.com /news/story/_/id/5932140   (201 words)

 The Ultimate Grammy Awards 2001 Contest
Annual Grammy Award Celebration Program Guide (above) that was only available to VIP and post-Grammy party attendees.
To begin with, virtually all specialty audio enthusiasts should have the Grammy Award winning CD A Meeting By The River by Ry Cooder and V.M. Bhatt by Water Lilly Acoustics.
One (1) lucky Grand Prize winner will receive the Limited Edition 200 page full color Grammy Award Program Book, the Celebration Guide, a Grammy Award winning CD, a "Gold" ticket to the show and a very special hand signed by the President of the Grammy Awards (Michael Greene) invitation to the show.
www.enjoythemusic.com /contest/grammy2001   (551 words)

 2001 Grammy Awards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
This would have to be one of the longest awards ceremonies I've seen for ages!
I can't remember the last award, since I didn't see it, for some reason.
I know why 'N Sync didn't get a Grammy ("I don't give a damn about a Grammy", rite?), since they're still young, have hair, and may live till next year..
home.global.co.za /~markcl/2001_grammy_awards.htm   (420 words)

 Gibson 'Art of Guitar' artist Rick Garcia unveils Grammy 2001 poster
Celebrated Gibson "Art of Guitar" visual artist, Rick Garcia unveiled the official Grammy poster celebrating the upcoming 2001 Grammy awards, the recording industry's most prestigious award.
"This year's artwork skillfully communicates the pulse and excitement that the Grammys seek to inspire." Liberal use of the art will be prevalent on the 43rd Annual Grammy Awards, which will be broadcast on the CBS Television Network from 8 - 11 p.m.
Go here to see a complete list of 2001 Grammy nominees.
www.gibson.com /whatsnew/pressrelease/2001/jan9a.html   (272 words)

 GLAAD: Eminem's Hate Lyrics
Now, the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences has nominated Eminem for four Grammy Awards, including Album of the Year.
GLAAD, in coalition with several national and local LGBT and allied groups and individuals, is organizing a rally and education campaign at the Grammy Awards on Wednesday, Feb. 21 at Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Eminem's lyrics do more than glorify violence against lesbians, gay men, transgender people and women -- they also give permission for young people to abuse and harass people who are "different," numbing them to the damaging impact of homophobia and misogyny.
www.glaad.org /action/campaigns_detail.php?id=3304   (396 words)

 The 43rd Annual Grammy Awards (2001) (TV)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
I can honestly say I'm very happy with the winners at this award ceremony.
Shelby Lynne is nothing special, but out of the nominees for Artist of the Year she could well have won.
Overall, This year's Grammy Awards was far from a let down, with very good live performances from Moby, Eminem, Macy Gray, Blue Man Group and Elton John.
us.imdb.com /Title?0278269   (321 words)

 U2 NEWS SERVICE - Salt Lake Tribune : 2001 Grammy Awards Filled With Surprises   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
All the pre-Grammy Awards hype revolvedaround controversial rapper Eminem and his scheduledperformance with Elton John, but by the end of Wednesdaynight’s festivities in Los Angeles the biggest newswas U2’s comeback andSteely Dan’s unlikely "Albumof the Year" win.
The band performed the song on the CBS broadcast before racking up wins for "Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group," "Record of the Year" and "Song of the Year," an award for best song writing.
Destiny’s Child was shaky while performing, but still took home two trophies for "Say My Name." Faith Hill, winner of the "Best Country Album" award, did a solid take on "Breathe," a song she has performed on virtually every televised awards show the past year.
www.u2world.com /news/article.php3?id_article=6071   (366 words)

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