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41st Annual Grammy Awards

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The 41st Annual Grammy Awards were held on February 24, 1999, at Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles. They recognized accomplishments by musicians from the year 1998. Lauryn Hill was the main recipient, winning a total of 5 awards including Album of the Year and Best New Artist. Her album was the first Hip Hop act ever to win the coveted award. Also the ceremony was known as the "Grammy Year of Women", every artist nominated for Album of the Year were all female (including Garbage, with Shirley Manson as the headsinger). Madonna won four awards while musicians the Dixie Chicks, Vince Gill, Alanis Morissette & Shania Twain won two apiece. Celine Dion also received two awards both for "My Heart Will Go On", which received a total of four awards.[1] It is widely remembered for Ricky Martin's performance of "La Copa De La Vida"/ "The Cup of Life".

41st Annual Grammy Awards
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Date February 24, 1999
Location Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles
Hosted by Rosie O'Donnell
Television/radio coverage
Network CBS

Contents

Award winnersEdit

GeneralEdit

Record of the Year
Album of the Year
Song of the Year
Best New Artist

AlternativeEdit

Best Alternative Music Performance

BluesEdit

Children'sEdit

ComedyEdit

  • From 1994 through 2003, see "Best Spoken Comedy Album" under the "Spoken" field, below.

ClassicalEdit

Composing and arrangingEdit

CountryEdit

FolkEdit

GospelEdit

HistoricalEdit

JazzEdit

LatinEdit

Musical showEdit

Music videoEdit

New AgeEdit

Packaging and notesEdit

PolkaEdit

PopEdit

Production and engineeringEdit

R&BEdit

Best Female R&B Vocal Performance
Best Male R&B Vocal Performance
Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal
Best R&B Song
Best R&B Album
Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance

RapEdit

Best Rap Solo Performance
Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group
Best Rap Album

ReggaeEdit

RockEdit

SpokenEdit

Traditional popEdit

WorldEdit

Special merit awardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1998 Grammy Award Winners". Grammy.com. Retrieved 1 May 2011.