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Byline: Associated Press

Nominees announced Tuesday for the 41st annual Grammy Awards:

RECORD OF THE YEAR: ``The Boy Is Mine,'' Brandy and Monica; ``My Heart Will Go On,'' Celine Dion; ``Iris,'' Goo Goo Dolls; ``Ray of Light,'' Madonna; ``You're Still the One,'' Shania Twain.

ALBUM OF THE YEAR: ``The Globe Sessions,'' Sheryl Crow; ``Version 2.0,'' Garbage; ``The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill,'' Lauryn Hill; ``Ray of Light,'' Madonna; ``Come on Over,'' Shania Twain.

SONG OF THE YEAR: ``I Don't Want to Miss a Thing,'' Diane Warren; ``Iris,'' John Rzeznik; ``Lean on Me,'' Kirk Franklin; ``My Heart Will Go On,'' James Horner and Will Jennings; ``You're Still the One,'' Robert John ``Mutt'' Lange and Shania Twain.

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 Boys; Andrea Bocelli; Dixie Chicks; Lauryn Hill; Natalie Imbruglia.

FEMALE POP VOCAL PERFORMANCE: ``My Favorite Mistake,'' Sheryl Crow; ``My Heart Will Go On,'' Celine Dion; ``Can't Take My Eyes Off of You,'' Lauryn Hill; ``Torn,'' Natalie Imbruglia; ``Adia,'' Sarah McLachlan.

MALE POP VOCAL PERFORMANCE: ``Save Tonight,'' Eagle-Eye Cherry; ``My Father's Eyes,'' Eric Clapton; ``Anytime,'' Brian McKnight; ``Lullaby,'' Shawn Mullins; ``You Were Meant for Me,'' Sting.

POP PERFORMANCE BY A DUO OR GROUP WITH VOCAL: ``I Don't Want to Miss a Thing,'' Aerosmith; ``One Week,'' Barenaked Ladies; ``Iris,'' Goo Goo Dolls; ``Crush,'' Dave Matthews Band; ``Jump Jive an' Wail,'' Brian Setzer Orchestra.

POP COLLABORATION WITH VOCALS: ``How Come, How Long,'' Babyface with Stevie Wonder; ``Kisses Sweeter Than Wine,'' Jackson Browne and Bonnie Raitt; ``I Still Have That Other Girl,'' Elvis Costello and Burt Bacharach; ``I'm Your Angel,'' R. Kelly and Celine Dion; ``Shenandoah,'' Van Morrison and the Chieftains.

POP INSTRUMENTAL PERFORMANCE: ``The X-Files Theme,'' Dust Brothers; ``Big Country,'' Bela Fleck and the Flecktones; ``My Heart Will Go On (Love Theme From Titanic),'' Kenny G; ``Follow Me,'' Pat Metheny Group The Pat Metheny Group is a jazz group founded in 1977. The core members of the group are guitarist and bandleader Pat Metheny, composer, keyboardist and pianist Lyle Mays (who was part of the group's inception in 1977), and bassist and producer Steve Rodby (joined in 1980). ; ``Sleepwalk sleep·walk  
intr.v. sleep·walked, sleep·walk·ing, sleep·walks
To walk or perform other motor acts while asleep; somnambulate.

[Back-formation from sleepwalking.
,'' Brian Setzer Orchestra.

DANCE RECORDING: ``When Will You Learn,'' Boy George; ``Around the World,'' Daft Punk; ``Heaven's What I Feel,'' Gloria Estefan; ``Disco Inferno,'' Cyndi Lauper; ``Ray of Light,'' Madonna.

POP ALBUM: ``Pilgrim,'' Eric Clapton; ``Let's Talk About Love,'' Celine Dion; ``Left of the Middle,'' Natalie Imbruglia; ``Ray of Light,'' Madonna; ``The Dirty Boogie,'' Brian Setzer Orchestra.

TRADITIONAL POP VOCAL PERFORMANCE: ``The Birthday Concert,'' Shirley Bassey; ``Michael & George: Feinstein Sings Gershwin,'' Michael Feinstein; ``Jack Jones Paints a Tribute to Tony Bennett,'' Jack Jones; ``The Pleasure of his Company,'' Maureen McGovern; ``Live at Carnegie Hall - The 50th Anniversary Concert,'' Patti Page.

FEMALE ROCK VOCAL PERFORMANCE: ``Raspberry Swirl,'' Tori Amos; ``There Goes the Neighborhood,'' Sheryl Crow; ``Glass House,'' Ani DiFranco; ``Uninvited un·in·vit·ed  
Not welcome or wanted: uninvited guests.


not having been asked: uninvited guests

,'' Alanis Morissette; ``Can't Let Go,'' Lucinda Williams.

MALE ROCK VOCAL PERFORMANCE: ``Everybody Here Wants You,'' Jeff Buckley; ``Almost Saturday Night,'' John Fogerty; ``Have a Little Faith in Me,'' John Hiatt; ``Fly Away,'' Lenny Kravitz; ``Your Life Is Now,'' John Mellencamp.

ROCK PERFORMANCE BY A DUO OR GROUP WITH VOCAL: ``Pink,'' Aerosmith; ``The Way,'' Fastball; ``Celebrity Skin,'' Hole; ``Bitter Sweet Symphony,'' The Verve; ``Heroes,'' the Wallflowers.

HARD ROCK PERFORMANCE: ``Psycho Circus,'' Kiss; ``The Dope Show,'' Marilyn Manson; ``Fuel,'' Metallica; ``Most High,'' Jimmy Page and Robert Plant; ``Do the Evolution,'' Pearl Jam.

METAL PERFORMANCE: ``Bullet Train,'' Judas Priest; ``Better Than You,'' Metallica; ``Fried Chicken and Coffee,'' Nashville P----; ``No Shelter,'' Rage Against the Machine; ``Du Hast,'' Rammstein.

ROCK INSTRUMENTAL PERFORMANCE: ``El Distorto de Melodica,'' Everclear; ``The Roots of Confidence,'' Pat Metheny Group; ``Take California,'' Propellerheads; ``A Train of Angels,'' Joe Satriani; ``Trouble Is ...,'' Kenny Wayne Shepherd Kenny Wayne Shepherd (Kenny Wayne Brobst, Jr) (born June 12, 1977) is an American Blues guitarist. Shepherd was born in Shreveport, Louisiana, where he attended Caddo Magnet High School.  Band; ``The Ironic Twist,'' Jimmie Vaughan.

ROCK SONG: ``Bitter Sweet Symphony,'' Richard Ashcroft, Mick Jagger and Keith Richards; ``Celebrity Skin,'' Billy Corgan, Eric Erlandson and Courtney Love; ``Closing Time,'' Dan Wilson; ``Have a Little Faith in Me,'' John Hiatt; ``Uninvited,'' Alanis Morissette.

ROCK ALBUM: ''The Globe Sessions,'' Sheryl Crow; ``Premonition,'' John Fogerty; ``Version 2.0,'' Garbage; ``Celebrity Skin,'' Hole; ``Before These Crowded Streets,'' Dave Matthews Band.

ALTERNATIVE MUSIC PERFORMANCE: ``From the Choirgirl choir·girl  
A girl member of a choir.
 Hotel,'' Tori Amos; ``Hello Nasty,'' Beastie Boys; ``Is This Desire?'' PJ Harvey; ``Airbag/How Am I Driving?'' Radiohead; ``Adore,'' Smashing Pumpkins.

FEMALE R&B VOCAL PERFORMANCE: ``Are You That Somebody?'' Aaliyah; ``Tyrone,'' Erykah Badu; ``A Rose Is Still a Rose,'' Aretha Franklin; ``Doo Wop (That Thing),'' Lauryn Hill; ``I Get Lonely,'' Janet Jackson.

MALE R&B VOCAL PERFORMANCE: ``Matrimony MATRIMONY. See Marriage. : Maybe You,'' Maxwell; ``The Only One for Me,'' Brian McKnight; ``My Way,'' Usher; ``I Know,'' Luther Vandross; ``St. Louis Blues,'' Stevie Wonder.

R&B PERFORMANCE BY A DUO OR GROUP WITH VOCAL: ``The Boy Is Mine,'' Brandy and Monica; ``Lean on Me,'' Kirk Franklin with Mary J. Blige, R. Kelly, Bono, Crystal Lewis and the Family; ``Nothing Even Matters,'' Lauryn Hill and D'Angelo; ``All My Life,'' K-Ci and JoJo K-Ci and JoJo is an American R&B duo, consisting of brothers Cedric "K-Ci" Hailey born September 2, 1969 and Joel "Jo-Jo" Hailey born June 10, 1971. Both members, natives of Charlotte, North Carolina, were also members of the chart-topping R&B group Jodeci with the DeGrate ; ``Stay,'' The Temptations.

R&B SONG: ``All My Life,'' Rory Bennett and JoJo Hailey; ``The Boy Is Mine,'' Brandy, Lashawn Daniels, Fred Jerkins III, Rodney Jerkins and Japhe Tejeda; ``Doo Wop (That Thing),'' Lauryn Hill; ``Lean on Me,'' Kirk Franklin; ``A Rose Is Still a Rose,'' Lauryn Hill.

R&B ALBUM: ``Live,'' Erykah Badu; ``Never Say Never,'' Brandy; ``A Rose Is Still a Rose,'' Aretha Franklin; ``The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill,'' Lauryn Hill; ``Embrya,'' Maxwell.

TRADITIONAL R&B VOCAL PERFORMANCE: ``Believe in Me,'' Regina Belle; ``Live! One Night Only,'' Patti LaBelle; ``To Make Me Who I Am,'' Aaron Neville; ``Phoenix Rising,'' The Temptations; ``I Know,'' Luther Vandross.

RAP SOLO PERFORMANCE: ``Dangerous,'' Busta Rhymes; ``Lost Ones,'' Lauryn Hill; ``Hard Knock Life,'' Jay-Z; ``Gone Till November,'' Wyclef Jean; ``Gettin' Jiggy Wit It,'' Will Smith.

RAP PERFORMANCE BY A DUO OR GROUP: ``Intergalactic in·ter·ga·lac·tic  
Being or occurring between galaxies: intergalactic space.

,'' Beastie Boys; ``Money Ain't a Thang,'' Jermaine Dupri featuring Jay-Z; ``Deja Vu (Uptown Baby),'' Lord Tariq and Peter Gunz; ``Rosa Parks,'' OutKast; ``Ghetto Supastar,'' Pras Michel featuring Ol' Dirty Bastardand Mya.

RAP ALBUM: ``Capital Punishment capital punishment, imposition of a penalty of death by the state. History

Capital punishment was widely applied in ancient times; it can be found (c.1750 B.C.) in the Code of Hammurabi.
,'' Big Punisher; ``Life in 1472 - The Original Soundtrack,'' Jermaine Dupri; ``Vol. 2 ... Hard Knock Life,'' Jay-Z; ``Harlem World,'' Mase; ``The Love Movement,'' A Tribe Called Quest A Tribe Called Quest is a critically acclaimed and highly-influential American hip-hop group, formed in 1988. The group is composed of rapper/producer Q-Tip (Kamal Fareed), rapper Phife Dawg (Malik Taylor), and DJ/producer Ali Shaheed Muhammad. .

FEMALE COUNTRY VOCAL PERFORMANCE: ``Love Still Remains,'' Emmylou Harris; ``This Kiss,'' Faith Hill; ``You're Still the One,'' Shania Twain; ``A Little Past Little Rock,'' Lee Ann Womack; ``There Goes My Baby,'' Trisha Yearwood.

MALE COUNTRY VOCAL PERFORMANCE: ``Nothin' But the Taillights,'' Clint Black; ``To Make You Feel My Love,'' Garth Brooks; ``If You Ever Have Forever in Mind,'' Vince Gill; ``Holes in the Floor of Heaven,'' Steve Wariner.

COUNTRY PERFORMANCE BY A DUO OR GROUP WITH VOCAL: ``How Do You Fall in Love,'' Alabama; ``Wild One,'' BR5-49; ``There's Your Trouble,'' Dixie Chicks; ``Dance the Night Away,'' The Mavericks; ``26 Cents,'' The Wilkinsons.

COUNTRY COLLABORATION WITH VOCALS: ``Same Old Train,'' Clint Black, Joe Diffie, Merle merle

a pattern of coat color pigmentation with dark, irregular blotches on a lighter background. Seen in some Collies and Welsh corgis. In shorthaired dogs, e.g. Great Danes and Dachshunds, the similar pattern is called dapple.
 Haggard, Emmylou Harris, Alison Krauss, Patty Loveless, Earl Scruggs, Ricky Skaggs, Marty Stuart, Pam Tillis, Randy Travis, Travis Tritt and Dwight Yoakam; ``My Kind of Woman/My Kind of Man,'' Vince Gill and Patty Loveless; ``Just to Hear You Say That You Love Me,'' Faith Hill with Tim McGraw; ``If You See Him/If You See Her,'' Reba McEntire and Brooks & Dunn; ``Where Your Road Leads,'' Trisha Yearwood and Garth Brooks.

COUNTRY INSTRUMENTAL PERFORMANCE: ``Reuben's Train,'' Doc and Merle Watson with Sam Bush, Marty Stuart, T. Michael Coleman and Alan O'Bryant; ``The Ride,'' Jerry Douglas With Bela Fleck; ``Lonesome lone·some  
a. Dejected because of a lack of companionship. See Synonyms at alone.

b. Producing such dejection: a lonesome hour at the bar.

 Ruben,'' Randy Scruggs, Earl Scruggs and Jerry Douglas; ``A Soldier's Joy,'' Randy Scruggs and Vince Gill; ``Get up John,'' Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder.

COUNTRY SONG: ``Holes in the Floor of Heaven,'' Billy Kirsch kirsch  
A colorless brandy made from the fermented juice of cherries.

[French, short for German Kirschwasser; see kirschwasser.
 and Steve Wariner; ``If You Ever Have Forever in Mind,'' Vince Gill and Troy Seals; ``This Kiss,'' Beth Nielsen Chapman Beth Nielsen Chapman (born on 14 September 1956 in Harlington, Texas, U.S.) is an American singer-songwriter, mostly known for her numerous hits recorded by Country music & Pop performers. , Robin Lerner and Annie Roboff; ``To Make You Feel My Love,'' Bob Dylan; ``You're Still the One,'' Robert John ``Mutt'' Lange and Shania Twain.

COUNTRY ALBUM: ``Sevens,'' Garth Brooks; ``Wide Open Spaces,'' Dixie Chicks; ``Faith,'' Faith Hill; ``Come on Over,'' Shania Twain; ``Where Your Road Leads,'' Trisha Yearwood.

BLUEGRASS bluegrass, any species of the large and widely distributed genus Poa, chiefly range and pasture grasses of economic importance in temperate and cool regions. In general, bluegrasses are perennial with fine-leaved foliage that is bluish green in some species.  ALBUM: ``Home Sweet Home,'' Doc and Merle Watson with Sam Bush, Marty Stuart, T. Michael Coleman and Alan O'Bryant; ``Songs From the Homeplace,'' Jim and Jesse; ``American Beauty,'' Nashville Bluegrass Band; ``Bluegrass Rules!'' Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder; ``Clinch Mountain Country,'' Ralph Stanley and Friends.

NEW AGE ALBUM: ``Sound of Wind Driven Rain,'' Will Ackerman; ``Landmarks,'' Clannad; ``The Water Garden,'' Alex de Grassi Alex de Grassi is an American Grammy Award-nominated fingerstyle guitarist. Early life and influences
Though born in Yokosuka, Japan, de Grassi grew up in San Francisco, California, where his grandfather played violin for the San Francisco Symphony and his father was a
; ``Gaia Onbashira,'' Kitaro; ``Grand Passion,'' John Tesh.

CONTEMPORARY JAZZ PERFORMANCE: ``After Hours,'' George Duke; ``Imaginary Day,'' Pat Metheny Group; ``Live & More,'' Marcus Miller; ``Club Nocturne nocturne (nŏk`tûrn) [Fr.,=night piece], in music, romantic instrumental piece, free in form and usually reflective or languid in character. John Field wrote the first nocturnes, influencing Chopin in the writing of his 19 nocturnes for piano. ,'' Yellowjackets; ``World Tour,'' Joe Zawinul and the Zawinul Syndicate.

JAZZ VOCAL PERFORMANCE: ``This Time It's Love,'' Kurt Elling; ``Maiden Voyage,'' Nnenna Freelon; ``I Remember Miles,'' Shirley Horn; ``My Buddy - Etta Jones Sings the Songs of Buddy Johnson,'' Etta Jones; ``That Day ...,'' Dianne Reeves.

JAZZ INSTRUMENTAL SOLO: ``For Heaven's Sake,'' Kenny Barron; ``My Funny Valentine,'' Randy Brecker; ``Rhumbata,'' Chick Corea and Gary Burton; ``Body & Soul,'' Benny Golson; ``My Favorite Things,'' David Liebman.

JAZZ INSTRUMENTAL PERFORMANCE: ``Native Sense - The New Duets,'' Chick Corea and Gary Burton; ``Night and the City,'' Charlie Haden and Kenny Barron; ``Gershwin's World,'' Herbie Hancock; ``Points of View,'' Dave Holland Quintet; ``Tokyo '96,'' Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock and Jack DeJohnette.

LARGE JAZZ ENSEMBLE PERFORMANCE: ``Count Plays Duke,'' Count Basie Orchestra The Count Basie Orchestra was usually a big band of at least sixteen pieces. Sometimes, as in 1950, it shrank to an eight-piece orchestra. The orchestra, founded by William "Count" Basie, was really a series of bands that had many members come and go over a span of many years, from ; ``Remembrances,'' Jon Faddis; ``Further Adventures,'' Bill Holman and the Netherlands Metropole Met´ro`pole

n. 1. A metropolis.
 Orchestra; ``Lickety Split - Music of Jim McNeely,'' Jim McNeely and the Vanguard Jazz Orchestra; ``Theme for Monterey,'' Gerald Wilson Orchestra.

LATIN JAZZ PERFORMANCE: ``Contact,'' Ray Barretto and New World Spirit; ``Paquito D'Rivera and the United Nation Orchestra,'' Paquito D'Rivera and the United Nation Orchestra; ``Central Avenue,'' Danilo Perez; ``Obsesion,'' David Sanchez; ``Hot House,'' Arturo Sandoval; ``Bele Bele en la Habana,'' Chucho Valdes.

ROCK GOSPEL ALBUM: ``Some Kind of Zombie A computer that has been covertly taken over in order to perform some nefarious task. It is estimated that millions of PCs around the world have been compromised and, under the control of a third party, routinely transmit messages unbeknownst to the user. ,'' Audio Adrenaline; ``Amplifier,'' Big Tent Revival Big Tent Revival was a Christian rock band. They began in 1991 and disbanded in 2000. They did extensive touring in the U.S. and abroad and they were featured at the Harvest Crusades. Their music was known for catchy riffs, distortion, and softer acoustic ballads. ; ``You Are There,'' Ashley Cleveland; ``God Fixation,'' Petra; ``Sixpence six·pence  
1. A coin formerly used in Britain and worth six pennies.

2. The sum of six pennies.

 None the Richer'' Sixpence None the Richer Sixpence None the Richer was a Grammy-nominated Christian band that played pop/rock with roots in New Braunfels, Texas, eventually settling in Nashville, Tennessee. The name of the band is inspired by a passage in writer C. S. Lewis's Mere Christianity. .

POP/CONTEMPORARY GOSPEL ALBUM: ``Mission 3:16,'' Carman Car´man

n. 1. A man whose employment is to drive, or to convey goods in, a car or car.
; ``Supernatural,'' dc Talk; ``Steady On,'' Point of Grace; ``Live the Life,'' Michael W. Smith; ``This Is My Song,'' Deniece Williams.

SOUTHERN GOSPEL, COUNTRY GOSPEL, OR BLUEGRASS GOSPEL ALBUM: ``They Gave the World a Smile: The Stamps Quartet Tribute Album,'' James Blackwood Quartet and the Light Crust Doughboys The Light Crust Doughboys were a Texas western swing band formed in 1931 by Bob Wills, Milton Brown and W. Lee (Pappy) O'Daniel. The band achieved its peak popularity in the years leading up to World War II. ; ``Faithful,'' The Cathedrals; ``Down by the Tabernacle Tabernacle (tăb`ərnăk'əl), in the Bible, the portable holy place of the Hebrews during their desert wanderings. It was a tent, like the portable tent-shrines used by ancient Semites, set up in each camp; eventually it housed the Ark ,'' Bill and Gloria Gaither and Their Homecoming Friends; ``Just As I Am,'' Andy Griffith; ``The Apostle - Music From and Inspired by the Motion Picture,'' various artists.

TRADITIONAL SOUL GOSPEL ALBUM: ``Just Right for a Miracle,'' Rance Allen and the Soul Winners' Conference Choir; ``Now That I'm Here,'' Beverly Crawford; ``He Leadeth Me,'' Cissy Houston; ``Live! My Soul Feels Better Right Now,'' Della Reese; ``Been There Done That,'' Rev. Timothy Wright and the B/J Mass Choir featuring Myrna Summers.

CONTEMPORARY SOUL GOSPEL ALBUM: ``Songs From the Heart,'' Yolanda Adams; ``Finally Karen,'' Karen Clark-Sheard; ``The Nu Nation Project,'' Kirk Franklin; ``Pages of Life - Chapters I & II,'' Fred Hammond and Radical for Christ; ``Everlasting Love,'' CeCe Winans.

GOSPEL CHOIR OR CHORUS ALBUM: ``Just Churchin','' Bobby Jones and New Life with the Nashville Super Choir; ``Love Alive V - 25th Anniversary Reunion,'' the Love Center Choir; ``Pastor Hezekiah Walker Presents the LFT LFT left frontotransverse (position of the fetus).
LFT Liver function tests, see there
 Church Choir - Live at Love Fellowship Tabernacle,'' LFT Church Choir; ``Reflections,'' the Associates; ``Strength,'' New Life Community Choir.

LATIN POP PERFORMANCE: ``Atado a Tu Amor,'' Chayanne; ``Senor Bolero bolero (bəlâr`ō), national dance of Spain, introduced c.1780 by Sebastian Zerezo, or Cerezo. Of Moroccan origin, it resembles the fandango. ,'' Jose Feliciano; ``Celebrando 25 Anos de Juan Gabriel: En Concierto en el Palacio de Bellas Artes ''Note for Palacio De Bellas Artes in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic see Palacio De Bellas Artes

The Palacio de Bellas Artes ("Palace of Fine Arts") is the premier opera house of Mexico City.
,'' Juan Gabriel; ``Cosas del Amor,'' Enrique Iglesias; ``Vuelve,'' Ricky Martin.

LATIN ROCK/ALTERNATIVE PERFORMANCE: ``Caribe Atomico,'' Aterciopelados; ``Fin de Siglo,'' El Tri; ``Traccion Acustica,'' Enanitos Verdes; ``Suenos Liquidos,'' Mana; ``Donde Estan los Ladrones?'' Shakira.

TROPICAL LATIN PERFORMANCE: ``Contra la Corriente,'' Marc Anthony; ``Suavemente,'' Elvis Crespo; ``Mi Vida es Cantar,'' Celia Cruz; ``El Rumbero del Piano,'' Eddie Palmieri; ``Live at Birdland - Dancemania '99,'' Tito Puente; ``Babalu Aye,'' Chucho Valdes and Irakere.

MEXICAN-AMERICAN MUSIC PERFORMANCE: ``Casas de Madera,'' Ramon Ayala y Sus Bravos del Norte; ``Entre el Amor y Yo,'' Vicente Fernandez; ``Euforia,'' La Mafia; ``Los Super Seven,'' Los Super Seven; ``Colgado de un Arbol,'' Los Terribles del Norte.

TEJANO MUSIC PERFORMANCE: ``Live ... en Concierto!'' Fiebre; ``Fanaticos,'' Jaime y los Chamacos; ``Said and Done,'' Flaco Jimenez; ``Leyendas y Raices,'' Leyendas y Raices; ``2000,'' Little Joe & la Familia This article is about the Polish political party. For other uses, see Familia (disambiguation).
Familia ("The Family," from the Romain familia

TRADITIONAL BLUES ALBUM: ``A Tribute to Howlin' Wolf,'' Henry Gray, Calvin Jones, Sam Lay, Colin Linden and Hubert Sumlin; ``Long as I Have You,'' John Hammond; ``Got to Find a Way,'' Luther ``Guitar JuniCor'' Johnson and the Magic Rockers; ``I Got to Find Me a Woman,'' Robert Lockwood Jr.; ``Any Place I'm Going,'' Otis Rush.

CONTEMPORARY BLUES ALBUM: ``Sing It!'' Marcia Ball, Irma Thomas and Tracy Nelson; ``Heavy Love,'' Buddy Guy; ``Life, Love & the Blues,'' Etta James; ``Slow Down,'' Keb' Mo'; ``Deuces Wild,'' B.B. King.

TRADITIONAL FOLK ALBUM: ``Chattanooga Sugar Babe,'' Norman Blake; ``Slant 6 Mind,'' Greg Brown; ``Long Journey Home,'' the Chieftains with various artists; ``Friends of Mine,'' Ramblin' Jack Elliott For the composer, see .

Ramblin' Jack Elliott (born Elliott Charles Adnopoz, August 1, 1931) is an American folk performer.

Originally from Brooklyn, New York, Elliott grew up in a Jewish family[1] and had always wanted to be a cowboy, inspired by the
; ``Southern Banjo Sounds,'' Mike Seeger.

CONTEMPORARY FOLK ALBUM: ``Mermaid Avenue,'' Billy Bragg and Wilco; ``El Corazon,'' Steve Earle; ``Spyboy,'' Emmylou Harris; ``Step Inside This House,'' Lyle Lovett; ``Car Wheels on a Gravel Road,'' Lucinda Williams.

REGGAE ALBUM: ``Inna Heights,'' Buju Banton; ``Many Moods of Moses,'' Beenie Man; ``Friends,'' Sly and Robbie Sly and Robbie is one of reggae's most prolific and long lasting production teams. The rhythm section of drummer Lowell Dunbar (nicknamed Sly after Sly Stone, one of his favorite musicians) and bass guitarist Robert Shakespeare started working together in the mid 1970s, after ; ``Ska Father,'' Toots toots  
n. Slang
Babe; sweetie.

[Perhaps short for tootsie.]
 and the Maytals; ``Psychedelic Souls,'' Wailing Souls.

WORLD MUSIC ALBUM: ``Odu,'' King Sunny Ade; ``Miss Perfumado,'' Cesaria Evora; ``Quanta quan·ta  
Plural of quantum.
 Live,'' Gilberto Gil; ``Oremi,'' Angelique Kidjo; ``Contact From the Underworld of Redboy,'' Robbie Robertson.

POLKA ALBUM: ``Polka Party With Brave Combo - Live and Wild!'' Brave Combo; ``Push It to the Limit,'' Lenny Gomulka and Chicago Push; ``Memories,'' Walter Ostanek; ``Let the Sunshine In,'' Del Sinchak Band; ``Dance With Me,'' Jimmy Sturr and His Orchestra.

MUSICAL ALBUM FOR CHILDREN: ``Changing Channels,'' Cathy Fink and Marcy Marxer; ``Elmopalooza!'' the Sesame Street Muppets with various artists; ``In My Hometown,'' Tom Chapin; ``John McCutcheon's Four Seasons: Autumnsongs,'' John McCutcheon; ``The Playground,'' Tony Bennett.

SPOKEN WORD ALBUM FOR CHILDREN: ``The Children's Shakespeare,'' various artists; ``Disney's Mulan Read and Sing Along,'' June Foray; ``Disney's The Lion King II: Simba's Pride Read-Along,'' Miguel Ferrer; ``Elmo's New Laugh,'' Sesame Street Characters The following is a list of recurring Muppet, animated, and human characters on Sesame Street.

0–9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Picture Character Actor/Muppeteer
Abby Cadabby Leslie Carrara
; ``The Patchwork Quilt and Other Stories FCrom Around the World,'' Sharon Kennedy; ``Weezie and the Moon Pies,'' Bill Harley.

SPOKEN WORD ALBUM: ``Beloved,'' Toni Morrison; ``Spiders in the Hairdo: Modern Urban Legends,'' David Holt and Bill Mooney; ``Still Me,'' Christopher Reeve; ``The Virtues of Aging,'' Jimmy Carter; ``Wobegon Boy,'' Garrison Keillor.

SPOKEN WORD COMEDY ALBUM: ``Give Me Immortality or Give Me Death,'' Firesign Theatre; ``I'm Telling You for the Last Time I'm Telling You for the Last Time was a 1998 stand-up comedy special aired by HBO, presenting Jerry Seinfeld. The special was recorded at the Broadhurst Theatre, New York, New York on August 6-9, 1998. ,'' Jerry Seinfeld; ``Pure Drivel,'' Steve Martin; ``Totally Committed,'' Jeff Foxworthy; ``The 2000-Year-Old Man in the Year 2000,'' Mel Brooks and Carl Reiner.

MUSICAL SHOW ALBUM: ``Cabaret,'' Jay David Saks; ``Chicago, the Musical,'' Thomas Z. Shepard Thomas Z. Shepard is a recording producer who is most well-known for his recordings of Broadway musicals, especially the works of Stephen Sondheim. He has produced many of the original cast recordings of the Sondheim musicals, in addition to the original cast recordings of La Cage ; ``The Lion King,'' Mark Mancina; ``Ragtime ragtime: see jazz.

U.S. popular music of the late 19th and early 20th centuries distinguished by its heavily syncopated rhythm. Ragtime found its characteristic expression in formally structured piano compositions, the accented left-hand
, the Musical,'' Jay David Saks; ``The Wizard of Oz Wizard of Oz

reaches and departs from Oz in circus balloon. [Children’s Lit.: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz]

See : Ballooning

Wizard of Oz

false wizard takes up residence in Emerald City. [Am. Lit.
,'' Robert Sher.

INSTRUMENTAL COMPOSITION: ``Almost 12,'' Bela Fleck, Future Man and Victor Lemonte Wooten; ``Ellis Island,'' Bob Mintzer; ``The Midnight Blues,'' Wynton Marsalis; ``Romance,'' Gerald Wilson; ``Tango Remembrances,'' Jorge Calandrelli and Astor Piazolla.

INSTRUMENTAL COMPOSITION WRITTEN FOR A MOTION PICTURE OR TELEVISION: ``Amistad,'' John Williams; ``Bulworth,'' Ennio Morricone; ``City of Angels,'' Gabriel Yared; ``Rush Hour,'' Lalo Schifrin; ``Saving Private Ryan,'' John Williams.

SONG WRITTEN FOR A MOTION PICTURE OR TELEVISION: I Don't Want to Miss a Thing (From `Armageddon'),'' Diane Warren; ``My Heart Will Go On (From `Titanic'),'' James Horner and Will Jennings; ``Tomorrow Never Dies (From `Tomorrow Never Dies'),'' Sheryl Crow and Mitchell Froom; ``True to Your Heart (From `Mulan'),'' Matthew Wilder and David Zippel; ``Uninvited (From `City of Angels'),'' Alanis Morissette.

INSTRUMENTAL ARRANGEMENT: ``In the Still of the Night,'' Patrick Williams; ``Moon of Manakoorah,'' Bill Holman; ``Waltz for Debby,'' Don Sebesky; ``What Are You Doing New Year's Eve?'' Rob McConnell; ``Where or When,'' Michel Legrand.

INSTRUMENTAL ARRANGEMENT ACCOMPANYING VOCAL(S): ``Breath of Heaven (Mary'Cs Song),'' Patrick Williams; ``I Believe/You'll Never Walk Alone,'' Jeremy Lubbock; ``The Look of Love,'' George Duke; ``Nessun Dorma,'' Rob Mounsey; ``St. Louis Blues,'' Herbie Hancock.

RECORDING PACKAGE: ``Big Bad Voodoo Daddy''; ``Los Super Seven''; ``Ray of Light''; ``Readings by Jack Kerouac on the Beat Generation,'' Chika Azuma; ``Yield,'' Ames Bros BROS Brothers
BROS Benefits and Retirement Operations Section (King County, Washington)
BROS Barnes and Richmond Operatic Society (London, UK) 
. and Pearl Jam.

BOXED RECORDING PACKAGE: ``The Best of William Burroughs From Giorno Poetry Systems''; ``The Complete Hank Williams''; ``The Ella Fitzgerald and Duke Ellington Cote D'Azur Concerts on Verve''; ``Miles Davis Quintet The Miles Davis Quintet was a bebop-oriented jazz quintet formed in 1955 by bandleader and trumpet player Miles Davis. This original quintet featured some of the biggest and most influental names of 20th century jazz, those being John Coltrane (tenor saxophone), Red Garland  1965-1968''; ``Miss Peggy Lee.''

ALBUM NOTES: ``Charles Mingus: Passions of a Man - The Complete Atlantic Recordings 1956-1961''; ``The Complete Hank Williams''; ``From Where I Stand: The Black Experience in Country Music''; ``Miles Davis Quintet 1965-1968''; ``New York Philharmonic The New York Philharmonic is the oldest active symphony orchestra in the United States, organized during 1842. Based in New York City, the Philharmonic performs most of its concerts at Avery Fisher Hall and has long been considered one of the best orchestras in the world. : The Historic Broadcasts 1923 to 1987.''

HISTORICAL ALBUM: ``The Complete Hank Williams''; ``Have a Nice Decade: The '70s Pop Culture Box''; ``The Jazz Singers: A Smithsonian Collection of Jazz Vocals From 1919 To 1994''; ``New York Philharmonic: The Historic Broadcasts 1923 to 1987''; ``The Pet Sounds Sessions.''

ENGINEERED ALBUM, NON-CLASSICAL: ``Breath of Heaven''; ``Contact From the Underworld of Redboy''; ``Firecracker''; ``The Globe Sessions''; ``The Nu Nation Project.''

PRODUCER OF THE YEAR, NON-CLASSICAL: Michael Beinhorn; Tchad Blake; Rob Cavallo; Sheryl Crow; Lauryn Hill.

REMIXER OF THE YEAR, NON-CLASSICAL: Steve ``Silk'' Hurley; Frankie Knuckles; Masters at Work Masters At Work is the house music production and remix team of Kenny 'Dope' Gonzales and Little Louie Vega. They first worked together using the name (which had originally been loaned to a mutual friend Todd Terry) in 1990. ; David Morales; Roger Sanchez.

ENGINEERED ALBUM, CLASSICAL: ``Barber: Prayers of Kierkegaard/Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem/Bartok: Cantata cantata (kəntä`tə) [Ital.,=sung], composite musical form similar to a short unacted opera or brief oratorio, developed in Italy in the baroque period.  Profana''; ``Bartok: Bluebeard's Castle''; ``Bruckner: Symphony No. 9''; ``Mahler: Symphony No. 3 in D Minor''; ``Monteverdi: Vespers vespers (vĕs`pərz) [Lat.,=evening], in the Christian Church, principal evening office. In the Roman rite, vespers have consisted since the 6th cent. of a few prayers, five psalms, a lesson, the Magnificat, and an antiphon.  of 1610.''

PRODUCER OF THE YEAR, CLASSICAL: Manfred Eicher; Steven Epstein; James Mallinson; Andreas Neubronner; Robina G. Young.

CLASSICAL ALBUM: ``Barber: PCrayers of Kierkegaard/Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem/Bartok: Cantata Profana,'' Robert Shaw; ``Bartok: Bluebeard's Castle,'' Pierre Boulez; ``The Beautiful Voice,'' Renee Fleming; ``Schnittke: The Complete String Quartets,'' Kronos Quartet; Judith Sherman; ``Sir Georg Solti - The Last Recording,'' Sir Georg Solti.

ORCHESTRAL PERFORMANCE: ``Brahms: The Symphonies (Nos. 1-4; Haydn Variations; Tragic Overture, etc.),'' Nikolaus Harnoncourt; ``Henze: Undine undine (əndēn`, ŭn`dēn), in folklore, female water sprite who could acquire a soul by marrying a human being. If, however, her lover proved unfaithful, she had to return to the sea. ,'' Oliver Knussen; ``Holst: The Planets,'' Yoel Levi; ``Ives: Three Places in New England The Three Places in New England (Orchestral Set No. 1) is a composition for orchestra by Charles Ives. It was composed across a long span of time (sketches date back from 1903, while the latest revisions were made in 1929), however the bulk was written between 1911-1914. ; Orchestral Set No. 2/Ruggles: Sun-Treader Men and Mountains,'' Christoph von Dohnanyi; ``Mahler: Symphony No. 9,'' Pierre Boulez; ``Varese: The Complete Works,'' Riccardo Chailly.

OPERA RECORDING: ``Bartok: Bluebeard's Castle,'' Pierre Boulez; ``Piazzolla: Maria de Buenos Aires,'' Gidon Kremer; ``Prokofiev: Betrothal in a Monastery Betrothal in a Monastery (Obrucheniye v monastïre in transliteration) was Sergei Prokofiev's sixth opera with an opus number. The libretto, in Russian, was by the composer and Mira Mendelson, after Richard Brinsley Sheridan's ballad opera libretto for Thomas Linley ,'' Valery Gergiev; ``Rameau: Les Fetes d'Hebe,'' William Christie; ``Tchaikovsky: Mazeppa,'' Valery Gergiev.

CHORAL PERFORMANCE: ``Barber: Prayers of Kierkegaard/Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem/Bartok: Cantata Profana,'' Robert Shaw; ``Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna,'' Paul Salamunovich; ``Monteverdi: Vespers of 1610,'' Martin Pearlman; ``Schutz: Psalmen Davids,'' Konrad Junghanel; ``Sir Georg Solti - The Last Recording,'' Sir Georg Solti.

INSTRUMENTAL SOLOIST(S) PERFORMANCE (WITH ORCHESTRA): ``Brahms: Violin Concerto/Schumann: Fantasie, Op. 131,'' Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin; ``Elgar: Violin Concerto,'' Kennedy, violin; ``Penderecki: Violin Concerto No. 2: Metamorphosen,'' Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin; ``Prokofiev/Shostakovich: Violin Concertos No. 2,'' Maxim Vengerov, violin; ``Schumann: Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 54; Introduction and Allegro Appassionato, Op. 92, etc.,'' Murray Perahia, piano.

INSTRUMENTAL SOLOIST PERFORMANCE (WITHOUT ORCHESTRA): ``Bach: English Suites Nos. 1, 3 & 6,'' Murray Perahia, piano; ``Bach: The Complete Sonatas and Partitas for Violin, Nos. 1, 2 & 3,'' Paul Galbraith, guitar;C ``The Long, Long Winter Night,'' Leif Ove Andsnes Leif Ove Andsnes is a Norwegian pianist. He studied with Jiří Hlinka at the Grieg Academy of Music in Bergen. He is an ardent champion of the works of Edvard Grieg. , piano; ``New Dance - 18 Dances for Guitar,'' David Starobin, guitar; ``New York New York, state, United States
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CHAMBER MUSIC PERFORMANCE: ``American Scenes (Works of Copland, Previn, Barber, Gershwin),'' Andre Previn, piano; ``Bartok: The 6 String Quartets,'' Takacs Quartet; ``Brahms: Sonatas for Viola and Piano Nos. 1 & 2,'' Kim Kashkashian, viola; ``Ligeti: Chamber Music,'' Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano; ``Schnittke: The Complete String Quartets,'' Kronos Quartet.

SMALL ENSEMBLE PERFORMANCE (WITH OR WITHOUT CONDUCTOR): ``Creator of the Stars - Christmas Music for Earlier Times,'' Alexander Blachly; ``Glass: Kundun - Music From the Original Soundtrack,'' Michael Riesman; ``Handel: Concerti Grossi, Op. 6 (Nos. 1-12) The Academy of Ancient Music,'' Andrew Manze; ``Reich: Music for 18 Musicians Music for 18 Musicians is a seminal work of musical minimalism composed by Steve Reich during 1974-1976. Its world premiere was on April 24, 1976 at Town Hall, New York. Following this, a recording of the piece was released by ECM Recordings. ,'' Steve Reich and Musicians Steve Reich and Musicians, sometimes credited as the Steve Reich Ensemble, is a musical ensemble founded and led by the American composer Steve Reich (b. 1936) to perform his compositions. ; ``Voces Americanas,'' James Rives-Jones.

CLASSICAL VOCAL PERFORMANCE: ``Amore Per Rossini,'' Jennifer Larmore; ``The Beautiful Voice,'' Renee Fleming; ``Hagegard Sings Brahms, Sibelius, Stenhammar,'' Hakan Hagegard; ``Handel Arias,'' Bryn Terfel; ``Schumann: Dichterliebe, Op. 48; Liederkreis, Op. 24,'' Matthais Goerne.

CLASSICAL CONTEMPORARY COMPOSITION: ``Adams: Gnarly Buttons,'' John Adams; ``Carter: 90+,'' Elliott Carter; ``Part: Kanon Pokajanen,'' Arvo Part; ``Penderecki: Violin Concerto No. 2: Metamorphosen,'' Krzysztof Penderecki; ``Tsontakis: Ghost Variations,'' George Tsontakis.

CLASSICAL CROSSOVER ALBUM: ``The Celtic Album,'' Keith Lockhart; ``Gershwin Fantasy,'' Joshua Bell; ``Journey to the Amazon,'' Sharon Isbin; ``Reflected in Brass - Evelyn Glennie Meets the Black Dyke Band The Black Dyke Band, formerly the Black Dyke Mills Band, is one of the oldest and best known brass bands in the world. It was formerly the band of the Black Dyke Mills in Queensbury, West Yorkshire, England, a company owned by John Foster. ,'' Evelyn Glennie; ``Soul of the Tango - The Music of Astor Piazzolla,'' Yo-Yo Ma.

SHORT-FORM MUSIC VIDEO: ``Pink,'' Aerosmith; ``Bachelorette,'' Bjork; ``Ray of Light,'' Madonna; ``All Around the World,'' Oasis; ``Do the Evolution,'' Pearl Jam.

LONG-FORM MUSIC VIDEO: ``They Wanted the Highway,'' Fastball; ``InspiCred by Bach: Six Gestures - No. 6,'' Yo-Yo Ma; ``Rock and Roll Heart,'' Lou Reed; ``TeleVoid,'' Scott Rockenfield and Paul Speer featuring Sir Mix-A-Lot; ``Robert Altman's Jazz '34: Remembrances of Kansas City Swing,'' various artists.


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PHOTO (1) Garbage received two Grammy nominations - rock album and album of the year - for its ``Version 2.0.''

(2) Natalie Imbruglia nabbed three nominations, including new artist and female pop vocal performance.

(3) Celine Dion's four Grammy nods include female pop vocal performance, record of the year and pop album.

(4) Dixie Chicks earned nominations for new artist, country album and country performance.

(5) Enrique Iglesias was nominated in the Latin pop performance category.
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