List of awards and nominations received by Norah Jones

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Norah Jones awards and nominations

Norah Jones performing at the Hearst Greek Theatre in Berkeley, California on June 23, 2007
Awards and nominations
Award Wins Nominations
American Music Awards
0 5
Billboard Music Awards
5 8
Brit Awards
1 4
Grammy Awards
9 16
Teen Choice Awards
0 1
World Music Awards
4 4
Totals
Awards won 19
Nominations 37

Norah Jones is a Grammy Award-winning American singer-songwriter, pianist, keyboardist, guitarist, and occasional actress of Anglo-American and Bengali descent. She is the daughter of Indian sitar player Ravi Shankar and half-sister of sitarist Anoushka Shankar.[1] Jones' career was launched with her 2002 debut album Come Away with Me, a contemporary pop album that sold over twenty million copies worldwide. Her second album Feels like Home was released in 2004 with more than a million sales in the first week of its United States release. In 2007, she released her third album Not Too Late which debuted at number one on several national music charts. She has become one of the most successful recording artists of the decade, with sales of more than 17 million units in the United States and 39 million units worldwide.[2]

She has been the recipient of several Grammy Awards; Come Away with Me was nominated for two awards at the 45th Grammy Awards. Jones personally received five of the eight awards for Come Away with Me.[3] She also received three awards at the 47th Grammy Awards, including "Record of the Year" and "Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals" for her work with Ray Charles on the song "Here We Go Again". She received her eighth Grammy for "Best Female Pop Vocal Performance" for her song "Sunrise". Overall, Jones has received 14 awards from 34 nominations.[3]

American Music Awards[edit]

The American Music Awards are awarded for outstanding achievements in the record industry. Jones has received five nominations.[3][4]

Year Recipient Award Result
2003 Come Away With Me Favorite Pop/Rock Album Nominated
Norah Jones Favorite Adult Contemporary Artist Nominated
2004 Feels Like Home Favorite Pop/Rock Album Nominated
2007 Norah Jones Favorite Adult Contemporary Artist Nominated
Favorite Artist of the year Nominated

Billboard Music Awards[edit]

The Billboard Music Awards are sponsored by Billboard magazine and is held annually in December. Jones has received one nomination.[3][5]

Year Recipient Award Result
2003 Come Away With Me Top Internet Album Won
Norah Jones Top Billboard 200 Album Artist - Female Won
2004 Norah Jones Top Billboard 200 Album Artist - Female Won[6]
Top Internet Album Artist Won
Female Artist of the Year Nominated
Top Billboard 200 Album Artist Nominated
Feels Like Home Top Internet Album Won
Top Billboard 200 Album Nominated

NRJ Music Awards[edit]

Year Recipient Award Result
2004 Norah Jones International New Artist of the Year Nominated

BRIT Awards[edit]

The BRIT Awards are the British Phonographic Industry's annual pop music awards. Jones has received four nominations.[3][7]

Year Recipient Award Result
2003 Norah Jones International Female Solo Artist Nominated
International Breakthrough Artist Won
Come Away With Me International Album Nominated
2010 Norah Jones International Female Solo Artist Nominated

Grammy Awards[edit]

The Grammy Awards are awarded annually by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. Jones has received nine awards from sixteen nominations, including Album of the Year, Record of the Year and Best New Artist.[3][8]

Year Recipient Award Result
2003 Norah Jones Best New Artist Won
Come Away with Me Album of the Year Won
Best Pop Vocal Album Won
"Don't Know Why" Record of the Year Won
Best Female Pop Vocal Performance Won
2004 "Wurlitzer Prize (I Don't Want To Get Over You)" (with Willie Nelson) Best Country Collaboration with Vocals Nominated
2005 "Here We Go Again" (with Ray Charles) Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals Won
Record of the Year Won
"Sunrise" Best Female Pop Vocal Performance Won
Feels Like Home Best Pop Vocal Album Nominated
"Creepin' In" (with Dolly Parton) Best Country Collaboration with Vocals Nominated
2006 "Virginia Moon" (with Foo Fighters) Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals Nominated
"Dreams Come True" (with Willie Nelson) Best Country Collaboration with Vocals Nominated
2008 River: The Joni Letters (featured Artist) Album of the Year Won
2010 "Baby, It's Cold Outside" (with Willie Nelson) Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals Nominated
2011 "Chasing Pirates" Best Female Pop Vocal Performance Nominated

Note: "Come Away With Me" also won the Grammy Award for Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical, which is credited to the engineers, S. Husky Höskulds and Jay Newland. Don't Know Why also won the Grammy Award for Song of the Year, credited to the composer Jesse Harris.

Juno Awards[edit]

Year Nominated Work Award Result
2004 "Feels Like Home" International Album of the year Nominated

MTV Awards[edit]

MTV Video Music Awards[edit]

An MTV Video Music Award (commonly abbreviated as a VMA), is an award presented by the cable channel MTV to honor the best in music videos. Originally conceived as an alternative to the Grammy Awards.

Year Nominated Work Award Result
2002 Herself MTV2 Award Nominated

Teen Choice Awards[edit]

The Teen Choice Awards is an awards show presented annually by the Fox Broadcasting Company. Jones has received one nomination.[3][9]

Year Recipient Award Result
2003 Norah Jones Choice Female Fashion Icon Nominated

World Music Awards[edit]

The international World Music Awards honors recording artists based on worldwide sales figures provided by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry. Jones has received four awards from four nominations.[3][10]

Year Recipient Award Result
2003 Norah Jones Best Selling Female Pop Artist of the Year Won
Best Selling Contemporary Artist of the Year Won
2004 Norah Jones Best Selling Female Artist of the Year Won
Best Selling Jazz Artist of the Year Won

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sitar star: Ravi Shankar". BBC. 2004-07-30. Retrieved 2008-07-21. 
  2. ^ Baca, Ricardo (2007-05-31). "Looking for the next Norah Jones". Denver Post. Retrieved 2008-07-18. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h "Timeline". Rock on the Net. Retrieved 2008-07-18. 
  4. ^ "American Music Awards - Winners List". CBS News. 2007-11-19. Retrieved 2008-07-18. 
  5. ^ "2004 Billboard Music Awards Winners". iVillage. Retrieved 2008-07-18. 
  6. ^ http://www.rockonthenet.com/archive/2004/bbyearend.htm
  7. ^ "Brit Awards 2003: Winners". BBC. 2003-02-21. Retrieved 2008-07-18. 
  8. ^ D'angelo, Joe (2003-02-24). "Norah Jones Sweeps Grammys, Boss Wins Three, Avril Shut Out". MTV. Retrieved 2008-07-18. 
  9. ^ Schmuckler, Eric (2003-08-18). "From Pomp...To Pop". MediaWeek. Retrieved 2008-07-18. [dead link]
  10. ^ "World Music Awards storm Vegas". USA Today. 2004-09-16. Retrieved 2008-07-18. 

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