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List of awards and nominations received by the Carpenters

The Carpenters in 1974

The American pop group the Carpenters, featuring siblings Karen and Richard Carpenter have received several awards and nominations, both in their active and posthumous career.

Throughout the 1970s, Karen and Richard were nominated numerous times for Grammy Awards. Richard Carpenter was also nominated for a Grammy Award for their instrumental song, "Flat Baroque".[1] They won three Grammy Awards, and had two songs inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame.[2]

Year Award Won/nominated Title
1970 Best New Artist
Best Contemporary Vocal Performance by a Duo, Group or Chorus
Record of the Year
Album of the Year
Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocals
Song of the Year
Best Contemporary Song
Best Engineered Recording
Won
Won
Nominated
Nominated
Nominated
Nominated
Nominated
Nominated
Carpenters
"(They Long to Be) Close to You"
"(They Long to Be) Close to You"
Close to You
"(They Long to Be) Close to You"
"We've Only Just Begun"
"We've Only Just Begun"
Close to You
1971 Best Pop Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group
Album of the Year
Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocals
Best Album of Original Score, Written for a Motion Picture
Best Engineered Recording
Won
Nominated
Nominated
Nominated
Nominated
Carpenters
Carpenters
"Superstar"
"Bless the Beasts and Children"
Carpenters
1972 Best Instrumental Arrangement Nominated "Flat Baroque"
1973 Best Pop Vocal Performance by a Duo, Group or Vocal
Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocals
Nominated
Nominated
"Sing"
"Sing"
1974 Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocals Nominated "We've Only Just Begun"
1977 Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocals Nominated "Calling Occupants of Interplanetary Craft"

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Richard Carpenter". grammy.com. Archived from the original on October 11, 2017. Retrieved October 6, 2017.
  2. ^ "GRAMMY Hall Of Fame". GRAMMY.org. Archived from the original on July 7, 2015. Retrieved April 25, 2014.