2003 Grammy Awards
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|2003 Grammy Awards|
|Date||February 23, 2003|
|Location||Madison Square Garden, New York City|
The 2003 (or 45th) Grammy Awards were held on February 23, 2003 at Madison Square Garden, New York City. Musicians accomplishments from the previous year were recognized. Norah Jones was the main recipient with five awards including Record of the Year, Album of the Year, Best New Artist, Best Female Pop Vocal Performance and Best Pop Vocal Album.
Award winners 
- Record of the Year
- Album of the Year
- Song of the Year
- Best New Artist
- Best Alternative Music Album
- Best Traditional Blues Album
- Best Contemporary Blues Album
- Best Musical Album for Children
- Best Spoken Word Album for Children
- Tom Chapin for There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly
- Best Orchestral Performance
- Best Classical Vocal Performance
- Best Opera Recording
- Best Choral Performance
- Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance (with orchestra)
- Best Instrumental Soloist Performance (without orchestra)
- Best Small Ensemble Performance (with or without conductor)
- Best Chamber Music Performance
- Best Classical Contemporary Composition
- Best Classical Album
- Best Classical Crossover Album
Composing and arranging 
- Best Instrumental Composition
- Thomas Newman (composer) for "Six Feet Under Title Theme"
- Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media
- Randy Newman (songwriter) for "If I Didn't Have You" (from Monsters, Inc.)
- Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media
- John J. Kurlander (engineer/mixer) & Howard Shore (producer & composer) for The Lord of the Rings - The Fellowship of the Ring
- Best Instrumental Arrangement
- Thomas Newman (arranger) for "Six Feet Under Title Theme"
- Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s)
- Best Female Country Vocal Performance
- Faith Hill for "Cry"
- Best Male Country Vocal Performance
- Johnny Cash for "Give My Love to Rose"
- Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal
- Dixie Chicks for "Long Time Gone"
- Best Country Collaboration with Vocals
- Best Country Instrumental Performance
- Dixie Chicks for "Lil' Jack Slade"
- Best Country Song
- Alan Jackson (songwriter) for "Where Were You (When the World Stopped Turning)"
- Best Country Album
- Best Bluegrass Album
- Best Compilation Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media
- Best Traditional Folk Album
- Best Contemporary Folk Album
- Best Native American Music Album
- Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album
- Best Rock Gospel Album
- Monroe Jones (producer), James J Dineen III (engineer/mixer) & Third Day for Come Together
- Best Traditional Soul Gospel Album
- John Chelew (producer), Jimmy Hoyson (engineer/mixer) & the Blind Boys of Alabama for Higher Ground
- Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album
- Best Southern, Country or Bluegrass Gospel Album
- Art Greenhaw (producer & engineer/mixer), Tim Cooper, Chuck Ebert, Art Greenhaw, Adrian Payne, Robb Tripp & Philip W. York (engineers/mixers), The Jordanaires, Larry Ford & The Light Crust Doughboys for We Called Him Mr. Gospel Music: The James Blackwood Tribute Album
- Best Gospel Choir or Chorus Album
- Best Historical Album
- Dean Blackwood (producer), David Glasser, Christopher King[disambiguation needed] & Matt Sandoski (engineers) for Screamin' and Hollerin' the Blues: The Worlds of Charley Patton
- Best Jazz Instrumental Solo
- Herbie Hancock for "My Ship"
- Best Jazz Instrumental Album, Individual or Group
- Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album
- Best Jazz Vocal Album
- Best Contemporary Jazz Album
- Best Latin Jazz Album
- Best Latin Pop Album
- Bob St. John, Eric Schilling, Gustavo Afont, Iker Gastraminsa, Jaime Lagueruela, Jon Fausty (engineers/mixers), Gonzalo Vasquez (engineer/mixer & producer) Luis Ochoa (producer) & Bacilos (producers and artists) for Caraluna
- Best Traditional Tropical Latin Album
- Best Mexican/Mexican-American Album
- Benny Faccone (engineer/mixer). Franco Giordani, John Karpowich & Dennis Parker (engineers) & Joan Sebastian (producer & artist) for Lo Dijo El Corazón
- Best Latin Rock/Alternative Album
- Best Tejano Album
- Gustavo Alphonso Miranda (engineer/mixer), Manuel Herrera Maldonado (producer) & Emilio Navaira for Acuérdate
- Best Salsa Album
- Best Merengue Album
Musical show 
- Best Musical Show Album
Music video 
- Best Short Form Music Video
- Best Long Form Music Video
New Age 
- Best New Age Album
Packaging and notes 
- Best Recording Package
- Kevin Reagan (art director) for Home performed by the Dixie Chicks
- Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package
- Susan Archie (art director) for Screamin' and Hollerin' the Blues: The Worlds of Charley Patton performed by Charley Patton
- Best Album Notes
- David H. Evans Jr. (notes writer) for Screamin' and Hollerin' the Blues: The Worlds of Charley Patton performed by Charley Patton
- Best Polka Album
- Jeremy Welch, Joe Donofrio (engineers/mixers), Kenneth R. Irwin, Tom Pick (engineers/mixers & producers), Jimmy Sturr (engineer/mixer, producer & artist) for Top of the World
- Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
- Best Male Pop Vocal Performance
"October Road" - James Taylor
- Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals
- Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals
- Best Pop Instrumental Performance
B.B. King for "Auld Lang Syne"
- Best Pop Vocal Album
- Best Pop Instrumental Album
Paul Brown (engineer/mixer & producer) & Norman Brown for Just Chillin'
Production and engineering 
- Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical
- Best Engineered Album, Classical
- Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical
- Producer of the Year, Non-Classical
- Producer of the Year, Classical
- Best Female R&B Vocal Performance
- Mary J. Blige for "He Think I Don't Know"
- Best Male R&B Vocal Performance
- Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal
- Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance
- Best Urban/Alternative Performance
- India.Arie for "Little Things"
- Best R&B Song
- Best R&B Album
- Alvin Speights (engineer/mixer), Shannon Sanders (producer) & India.Arie (producer & artist) for Voyage to India
- Best Contemporary R&B Album
- Best Female Rap Solo Performance
- Missy Elliott for "Scream a.k.a. Itchin'"
- Best Male Rap Solo Performance
- Nelly for "Hot In Herre"
- Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group
- Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
- Best Rap Album
- Best Reggae Album
- Best Female Rock Vocal Performance
- Sheryl Crow for "Steve McQueen"
- Best Male Rock Vocal Performance
- Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal
- Coldplay for "In My Place"
- Best Rock Instrumental Performance
- The Flaming Lips for "Approaching Pavonis Mons By Balloon (Utopia Planitia)"
- Best Hard Rock Performance
- Foo Fighters for "All My Life"
- Best Metal Performance
- Best Rock Song
- Best Rock Album
- Best Spoken Word Album
Traditional pop 
- Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
- Best World Music Album
Special merit awards 
- Norah Jones became the first and only artist to win Album of the Year who has a parent who has won the award. Her father Ravi Shankar won the award in 1973 for The Concert for Bangladesh.
- 2003 was the first year that the Dance field was added as a genre.
- "2002 Grammy Award Winners". Grammy.com. Retrieved 1 May 2011.