49th Annual Grammy Awards

The 49th Annual Grammy Awards was a ceremony honoring the best in music for the recording year beginning October 1, 2005 and ending September 30, 2006 in the United States. The awards were handed out on Sunday, February 11, 2007 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The Dixie Chicks were the night's biggest winners winning a total of five awards. Mary J. Blige received the most nominations, with eight. Don Henley was honored as MusiCares Person of the Year two nights prior to the show on February 9, 2007. The show won an Emmy for Outstanding Lighting Direction (electronic, multicamera) for VMC Programming.

49th Annual Grammy Awards
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DateFebruary 11, 2007
LocationStaples Center, Los Angeles
Most awardsDixie Chicks, Rick Rubin (5)
Most nominationsMary J. Blige (8)
Television/radio coverage
NetworkCBS

Main ceremonyEdit

Artist(s) Song(s)
The Police "Roxanne"
Dixie Chicks "Not Ready to Make Nice"
Beyoncé "Listen"
Justin Timberlake "What Goes Around... Comes Around"
Corinne Bailey Rae
John Legend
John Mayer
"Like A Star"
"Coming Home"
"Gravity"
Shakira
Wyclef Jean
"Hips Don't Lie"
Gnarls Barkley "Crazy"
Mary J. Blige "Be Without You"
"Stay With Me"
Carrie Underwood
Rascal Flatts
Tribute to Bob Wills & Don Henley
"San Antonio Rose"
"Hotel California"
"Desperado"
"Life In The Fast Lane"
Smokey Robinson
Lionel Richie
Chris Brown
"The Tracks Of My Tears"
"Hello"
"Run It!"
Christina Aguilera Tribute to James Brown
"It's a Man's Man's Man's World"
Ludacris
Mary J. Blige
Earth, Wind & Fire
"Runaway Love"
James Blunt "You're Beautiful"
Robyn Troup
Justin Timberlake
T.I.
"Ain't No Sunshine"
"My Love"
Red Hot Chili Peppers "Snow ((Hey Oh))"


The performance of Roxanne by The Police to open the show promoted the start of their reunion tour.

PresentersEdit

Main ceremony

Winners and nomineesEdit

Multiple nominees and wins (award nominations/wins)

  • Mary J. Blige (8/3)
  • Dixie Chicks (5/5)
  • John Mayer (5/2)
  • James Blunt (5/0)
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers (4/3)
  • Gnarls Barkley (4/2)
  • Justin Timberlake (4/2)
  • Carrie Underwood (3/2)

Bold type indicates the winner out of the list of nominees.

GeneralEdit

Record of the Year
Album of the Year
Song of the Year
Best New Artist
Grammy Award for Best Recording Package[1]

AlternativeEdit

Best Alternative Music Album

BluesEdit

Best Traditional Blues Album
Best Contemporary Blues Album

CountryEdit

Best Female Country Vocal Performance
Best Male Country Vocal Performance
Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal
Best Country Collaboration with Vocals
Best Country Instrumental Performance
Best Country Song
Best Country Album
Best Bluegrass Album

DanceEdit

Best Dance Recording
Best Electronic/Dance Album

FolkEdit

Best Traditional Folk Album
Best Contemporary Folk/American Album
Best Native American Music Album
Best Hawaiian Music Album

GospelEdit

Best Gospel Performance
Best Gospel Song
Best Southern, Country or Bluegrass Gospel Album
Best Traditional Gospel Album
Best Contemporary R&B Gospel Album

JazzEdit

Best Contemporary Jazz Album
Best Jazz Vocal Album
Best Jazz Instrumental Solo
Best Jazz Instrumental Album, Individual or Group
Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album
Best Latin Jazz Album

LatinEdit

Best Latin Pop Album:

Best Latin Rock, Alternative Or Urban Album:

Best Tropical Latin Album:

Best Mexican / Mexican-American Album:

Best Tejano Album:

Best Norteño Album:

Best Banda Album:

New AgeEdit

Best New Age Album

PopEdit

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
Best Male Pop Vocal Performance
Grammy Award for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals
Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals
Best Pop Instrumental Performance
Best Pop Instrumental Album
Best Pop Vocal Album

R&BEdit

Best Female R&B Vocal Performance
Best Male R&B Vocal Performance
Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals
Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance
Best Urban/Alternative Performance
Best R&B Song
Best R&B Album

Best Contemporary R&B Album

RapEdit

Best Rap Solo Performance

Best Rap Performance By A Duo Or Group

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration

Best Rap Song

Best Rap Album

ReggaeEdit

Best Reggae Album

RockEdit

Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance

Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal

Best Hard Rock Performance
Best Metal Performance
Best Rock Instrumental Performance
Best Rock Song
Best Rock Album

Traditional PopEdit

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

Children'sEdit

Best Musical Album for Children

Best Spoken Word Album for Children

  • Blah Blah Blah: Stories About Clams, Swamp Monsters, Pirates & DogsBill Harley
  • Christmas In The TrenchesJohn McCutcheon
  • Disney's Little Einsteins Musical Missions (Various Artists) – Ted Kryczko & Ed Mitchell, producers
  • Peter Pan – Jim Dale
  • The WitchesLynn Redgrave

Spoken WordEdit

Best Spoken Word Album (Includes Poetry, Audio Books & Story Telling)

ComedyEdit

Best Comedy Album (For comedy recordings, spoken or musical)

ClassicalEdit

Best Classical Album
Best Orchestra Performance
Best Opera Recording
  • "Golijov: Ainadamar: Fountain Of Tears"
Best Choral Performance
  • "Pärt: Da Pacem"
    • Paul Hillier, conductor; Brad Michel & Robina G. Young, producers; Brad Michel, engineer/mixer (Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir)
Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance (with Orchestra)
  • Messiaen: Oiseaux Exotiques (Exotic Birds)
Best Instrumental Soloist Performance (without Orchestra)
  • Chopin: Nocturnes
    • Maurizio Pollini, soloist; Christopher Alder, producer; Klaus Hiemann & Oliver Rogalla Von Heyden, engineers
Best Chamber Music Performance
  • "Intimate Voices"
    • Emerson String Quartet (Eugene Drucker, Lawrence Dutton, David Finckel & Philip Setzer), ensembles; Da-Hong Seetoo, producer
Best Small Ensemble Performance
  • "Padilla: Sun Of Justice"
    • Fred Vogler, producer; Peter Rutenberg, conductor; Los Angeles Chamber Singers' Capella (Corey Carleton), ensembles; Fred Vogler, engineer
Best Classical Vocal Performance
Best Classical Contemporary Composition
Best Classical Crossover Album

Music VideoEdit

Best Short Form Music Video
Best Long Form Music Video

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "49th Annual Grammy Awards Nominee List". Retrieved April 28, 2017.

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