Grammy Award for Best Sound Track Album or Recording of Original Cast From a Motion Picture or Television

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Grammy Award for Best Sound Track Album or Recording of Original Cast From a Motion Picture or Television
Awarded for quality soundtrack albums or cast recordings
Country United States
Presented by National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences
First awarded 1959
Last awarded 1962
Website grammy.com

The Grammy Award for Best Sound Track Album or Recording of Original Cast From a Motion Picture or Television was awarded from 1959 to 1962. The award has had several minor name changes:

  • In 1959 the award was known as Best Sound Track Album, Dramatic Picture Score or Original Cast
  • In 1960 it was awarded as Best Sound Track Album, Original Cast - Motion Picture or Television
  • From 1961 to 1962 it was awarded as Best Sound Track Album or Recording of Original Cast From a Motion Picture or Television

Years reflect the year in which the Grammy Awards were handed out, for music released in the previous year.

Nominated list[edit]

Year Recipient(S) Nominee(S)
1962 Irwin Kostal, John Green, Saul Chaplin, Sid Ramin (music directors) & original cast for West Side Story
1961 Cole Porter (composer), Frank Sinatra & original cast for Can-Can
1960 André Previn, Ken Darby & original cast for Porgy and Bess For the First Time
1959 André Previn & original cast for Gigi (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)