List of awards received by Smithsonian Folkways

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Smithsonian Folkways awards and nominations
Awards and nominations
Award Wins Nominations
Grammy Awards
7 22
Latin Grammy Awards
1 1
Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award
10
Totals
Awards won 18
Nominations 23

Below is a list of awards, accolades, and recognitions that Smithsonian Folkways and its collection of labels have won throughout their existence.

Grammy Awards[1][edit]

Year Category Title Artist Result
1960 Best Album Created for Children Folk Songs for Young People Pete Seeger Nominated
1960 Best Performance—Folk Songs of Robert Burns Ewan MacColl Nominated
1965 Best Folk Recording The High Lonesome Sound Roscoe Holcomb Nominated
1997 Best Traditional Folk Album There Ain't No Way Out The New Lost City Ramblers Nominated
1997 Best Historical Album Anthology of American Folk Music Various Artists Won
1997 Best Album Notes Anthology of American Folk Music Various Artists Won
2001 Best Historical Album The Best of Broadside 1962–1988 Various Artists Nominated
2001 Best Liner Notes The Best of Broadside 1962–1988 Various Artists Nominated
2004 Best Traditional World Music Album Capoeira Angola 2: Brincando na Roda Grupo de Capoeira Angola Pelourinho Nominated
2004 Best Traditional World Music Album Jíbaro Hasta el Hueso: Mountain Music of Puerto Rico by Ecos de Borinquen Ecos de Borinquen Nominated
2005 Best Musical Album for Children Sharing Cultures with Ella Jenkins Ella Jenkins Nominated
2005 Best Traditional World Album Abayudaya: Music from the Jewish People of Uganda Various Artists Nominated
2005 Best Traditional World Album Si, Soy Llanero: Joropo Music from the Orinoco Plains of Colombia Grupo Cimarrón/Various Nominated
2006 Best Traditional World Music Album Para Todos Ustedes Los Pleneros de la 21 Nominated
2005 Best Traditional Folk Album ...and the tin pan bended and the story ended... Dave Van Ronk Nominated
2005 Best Musical Album for Children cELLAbration Various Artists Won
2006 Best Traditional World Album Music of Central Asia vol. 2: Invisible Face of the Beloved Academy of Maqam Nominated
2006 Best Mexican/Mexican-American Album ¡Llegaron Los Camperos!: Nati Cano's Mariachi Los Camperos Nati Cano Nominated
2007 Best Traditional World Music Album When the Soul is Settled: Music of Iraq Rahim Alhaj with Souhail Kaspar Nominated
2007 Best Traditional World Music Album Singing for Life: Songs of Hope, Healing, and HIV/AIDS in Uganda Various Artists Nominated
2008 Best Zydeco Or Cajun Music Album From Now On Michael Doucet Nominated
2008 Best Regional Mexican Album Amor, Dolor y Lagrimas: Música Ranchera Nati Cano's Mariachi Los Camperos Won
2009 Best Tejano Album Borders y Bailes Los Texmaniacs Won
2012 Best Album Notes Banjo Diary: Lessons from Tradition Stephen Wade Nominated
2012 Best Children's Album Little Seed: Songs for Children by Woody Guthrie Elizabeth Mitchell Nominated
2012 Best Historical Album Woody at 100: The Woody Guthrie Centennial Collection

Woody Guthrie

Nominated
2012 Best Boxed Set or Limited Edition Package Woody at 100: The Woody Guthrie Centennial Collection Woody Guthrie Won
2012 Best Latin Rock, Urban, or Alternative Album Imaginaries Quetzal Won

Latin Grammy Awards[edit]

Year Category Title Artist Result
2004 Best Folk Album Jíbaro Hasta el Hueso: Mountain Music of Puerto Rico by Ecos de Borinquen Ecos de Borinquen Nominated
2007 Best Folk Album Un Fuego de Sangre Pura: Los Gaiteros de San Jacinto from Colombia Los Gaiteros de San Jacinto Won

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Awards[edit]

Year Artist
1972 Mahalia Jackson
1989 Art Tatum
1991 Marian Anderson
1993 Pete Seeger
1993 Bill Monroe
1998 Paul Robeson
2000 Woody Guthrie
2004 Doc Watson
2004 Ella Jenkins
2009 David "Honeyboy" Edwards

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.grammy.com/nominees/search. Grammy Past Winners Search. Grammy.com. Retrieved 7-15-2013