49th Annual Grammy Awards

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49th Annual Grammy Awards
DateFebruary 11, 2007
LocationStaples Center, Los Angeles
Most awardsDixie Chicks, Rick Rubin (5)
Most nominationsMary J. Blige (8)
Websitehttp://www.grammy.com Edit this on Wikidata
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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.


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

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


Winners and nominees[edit]

Multiple nominees and wins (award nominations/wins)

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

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


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 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


Best Dance Recording
Best Electronic/Dance Album


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


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


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


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 Age[edit]

Best New Age Album


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


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


Best Rap Solo Performance

Best Rap Performance By A Duo Or Group

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration

Best Rap Song

Best Rap Album


Best Reggae Album


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 Pop[edit]

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album


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 Word[edit]

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


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


Best Classical Album
Best Orchestra Performance
Best Opera Recording
  • "Golijov: Ainadamar: Fountain Of Tears"
    • Robert Spano, conductor; Valerie Gross & Sid McLauchlan, producers; Kelley O'Connor, Jessica Rivera & Dawn Upshaw, soloists; Stephan Flock & Wolf-Dieter Karwatky, engineers (Women Of The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chorus; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra)
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 Video[edit]

Best Short Form Music Video
Best Long Form Music Video


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