Latin Grammy Award for Best Portuguese Language Contemporary Pop Album

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Latin Grammy Award for Best Portuguese Language Contemporary Pop Album
Awarded for Vocal or instrumental Portuguese Language Contemporary Pop albums containing at least 51% playing time of newly recorded material. For Solo artists, duos or groups.
Country United States
Presented by The Latin Recording Academy
First awarded 2000
Currently held by Céu for Tropix
Website latingrammy.com

The Latin Grammy Award for Best Portuguese Language Contemporary Pop Album is an honor presented annually at the Latin Grammy Awards, a ceremony that recognizes excellence and creates a wider awareness of cultural diversity and contributions of Latin recording artists in the United States and internationally. According to the category description guide for the 13th Latin Grammy Awards, the award is for vocal or instrumental Portuguese Language Contemporary Pop albums containing at least 51% playing time of newly recorded material. For Solo artists, duos or groups.

In 2003, Tribalistas by Tribalistas became the first album to win this award and to be nominated for Album of the Year. Portuguese band Ultraleve became the first non-Brazilian act to receive a nomination in this category in 2013.[1] From 2000 to 2015, the award category was presented as Best Brazilian Pop Contemporary Album and was changed to its current name in 2016.

Recipients[edit]

2000s[edit]

Year Winner Nominees
2000 Milton Nascimento for Crooner
2001 Marisa Monte for Memorias, Crônicas E Declarações De Amor
2002 Lenine for Falange Canibal
2003 Tribalistas for Tribalistas
2004 Carlinhos Brown for Carlinhos Brown Es Carlito Marrón
2005 Lenine for Incité
2006 Sérgio Mendes for Timeless
2007 Lenine for Acústico MTV
2008 Vanessa da Mata for Sim
2009 Roupa Nova for Em Londres

2010s[edit]

Year Winner Nominees
2010 Sérgio Mendes for Bom Tempo
2011 Jota QuestQuinze
2012 Seu JorgeMúsicas Para Churrascos Vol. 1
  • CéuCaravana Sereia Bloom
  • Zélia DuncanPelo Sabor do Gesto - Em Cena
  • Rita LeeReza
  • Mart'nália — Não Tente Comprender
2013 Seu JorgeMúsicas Para Churrasco Vol. 1 Ao Vivo
2014 Ivete SangaloMultishow Ao Vivo – Ivete Sangalo 20 Anos
2015 Tulipa Ruiz — Dancê
  • Jamz — Insano
  • Seu JorgeMúsicas para Churrasco, Vol. 2
  • Onze:20 — Vida Loka
  • Jonas Sá — Blam! Blam!
2016 CéuTropix

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ultraleve nomeados para os Grammy Latinos". SAPO Musica (in Portuguese). 3 October 2013. Retrieved 28 July 2015.