Santana tops list with eight nods

For recordings released during the eligibility year Oct. 1, 1998, through Sept. 30, 1999.

RECORD OF THE YEAR

“Smooth” — Santana Featuring Rob Thomas; Matt Serletic, producer; David Thoener, engineer/mixer (track from “Supernatural”) (Arista)

ALBUM OF THE YEAR

“Supernatural” — Santana; Clive Davis & Carlos Santana, producers; Steve Fontano, engineer/mixer (Arista)

SONG OF THE YEAR

“Smooth” — Itaal Shur & Rob Thomas, songwriters (Santana Featuring Rob Thomas). Track from: Supernatural (Arista)

BEST NEW ARTIST

Christina Aguilera

FEMALE POP VOCAL PERFORMANCE

“I Will Remember You” – Sarah McLachlan (track from “Mirrorball”) (Arista)

MALE POP VOCAL PERFORMANCE

“Brand New Day” — Sting (track from “Brand New Day”) (A&M)

POP PERFORMANCE BY A DUO OR GROUP WITH VOCAL

“Maria Maria” — Santana (track from “Supernatural”) (Arista)

POP COLLABORATION WITH VOCALS

“Smooth” – Santana Featuring Rob Thomas (track from “Supernatural”) (Arista)

POP INSTRUMENTAL PERFORMANCE

“El Farol” – Santana (track from “Supernatural”) (Arista)

DANCE RECORDING

“Believe” – Cher (track from “Believe”) (Warner Bros.)

POP ALBUM

“Brand New Day” – Sting; Kipper & Sting, producers; Neil Dorfsman & Simon Osborne, engineers/mixers (A&M)

TRADITIONAL POP VOCAL PERFORMANCE

“Bennett Sings Ellington – Hot & Cool” – Tony Bennett (RPM/Columbia)

FEMALE ROCK VOCAL PERFORMANCE

“Sweet Child O’ Mine” – Sheryl Crow (track from “Big Daddy – Music From The Motion Picture,” by various artists) (C2/Sony Music Soundtrax)

MALE ROCK VOCAL PERFORMANCE

“American Woman” – Lenny Kravitz (track from “Austin Powers The Spy That Shagged Me”) (Maverick)

ROCK PERFORMANCE BY A DUO OR GROUP WITH VOCAL

“Put Your Lights On” – Santana Featuring Everlast (track from ” Supernatural”) (Arista)

HARD ROCK PERFORMANCE

“Whiskey in the Jar” – Metallica (track from “Garage Inc.”) (Elektra Entertainment Group)

METAL PERFORMANCE

“Iron Man” – Black Sabbath (track from “Reunion”) (Epic)

ROCK INSTRUMENTAL PERFORMANCE

“The Calling” – Santana Featuring Eric Clapton (track from “Supernatural”) (Arista)

ROCK SONG

“Scar Tissue” – Flea, John Frusciante, Anthony Kiedis & Chad Smith, songwriters (Red Hot Chili Peppers) (track from “Californication”) (Warner Bros.)

ROCK ALBUM

“Supernatural” – Santana; Clive Davis & Carlos Santana, producers; Steve Fontano, engineer/mixer (Arista)

ALTERNATIVE MUSIC PERFORMANCE

“Mutations” – Beck (DGC)

FEMALE R&B VOCAL PERFORMANCE

“It’s Not Right But It’s Okay” – Whitney Houston (track from “My Love Is Your Love”) (Arista)

MALE R&B VOCAL PERFORMANCE

“Staying Power” – Barry White (track from “Staying Power”) (Private Music)

R&B PERFORMANCE BY A DUO OR GROUP WITH VOCAL

“No Scrubs” – TLC (track from “Fanmail”) (LaFace)

R&B SONG

“No Scrubs” – Kevin “Shekspere” Briggs, Kandi Burruss & Tameka Cottle, songwriters (TLC) (track from “Fanmail”) (LaFace)

R&B ALBUM

“Fanmail” – TLC; Dallas Austin, producer; Carlton Lynn, engineer/mixer (LaFace)

TRADITIONAL R&B VOCAL PERFORMANCE

“Staying Power” – Barry White (Private Music)

RAP SOLO PERFORMANCE

“My Name Is” – Eminem; Track from: The Slim Shady LP; (Aftermath/Interscope)

RAP PERFORMANCE BY A DUO OR GROUP

“Guilty Conscience” – Eminem & Dr. Dre; Track from: The Slim Shady LP (Aftermath/Interscope)

RAP ALBUM

“The Slim Shady LP” – Eminem; Jeff Bass, Marky Bass & Eminem, producers; Mr. B, engineer/mixer; Aftermath/Interscope)

FEMALE COUNTRY VOCAL PERFORMANCE

“Man! I Feel Like A Woman!” – Shania Twain; Track from: Come On Over; (Mercury Nashville)

MALE COUNTRY VOCAL PERFORMANCE

“Choices” – George Jones; Track from: Cold Hard Truth; (Asylum)

COUNTRY PERFORMANCE BY A DUO OR GROUP WITH VOCAL

“Ready To Run” – Dixie Chicks; Track from: Fly & Runaway Bride; (Monument & Columbia/Sony Music Soundtrax)

COUNTRY COLLABORATION WITH VOCALS

“After The Gold Rush” – Emmylou Harris, Linda Ronstadt & Dolly Parton; Track from: Trio II; (Asylum)

COUNTRY INSTRUMENTAL PERFORMANCE

“Bob’s Breakdowns” – Asleep At The Wheel Featuring Tommy Allsup, Floyd Domino, Larry Franklin, Vince Gill & Steve Wariner; Track from: Ride With Bob; (DreamWorks Nashville)

COUNTRY SONG

“Come On Over” – Robert John “Mutt” Lange & Shania Twain, songwriters (Shania Twain); Track from: Come On Over; (Mercury Nashville)

COUNTRY ALBUM

“Fly” – Dixie Chicks; Blake Chancey & Paul Worley, producers; John Guess & Billy Sherrill, engineers/mixers; (Monument)

BLUEGRASS ALBUM

“Ancient Tones” – Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder; (Skaggs Family)

NEW AGE ALBUM

“Celtic Solstice” – Paul Winter & Friends; (Living Music)

CONTEMPORARY JAZZ PERFORMANCE

“Inside” – David Sanborn; (Elektra Entertainment Group)

JAZZ VOCAL PERFORMANCE

“When I Look In Your Eyes” – Diana Krall; (Verve)

JAZZ INSTRUMENTAL SOLO

“In Walked Wayne” – Wayne Shorter; Track from: Heroes (J. J. Johnson); (Verve)

JAZZ INSTRUMENTAL PERFORMANCE, INDIVIDUAL OR GROUP

“Like Minds” – Gary Burton, Chick Corea, Pat Metheny, Roy Haynes & Dave Holland; (Concord Jazz)

LARGE JAZZ ENSEMBLE PERFORMANCE

“Serendipity 18″ – The Bob Florence Limited Edition; (MAMA)

LATIN JAZZ PERFORMANCE

“Latin Soul” – Poncho Sanchez; (Concord Picante)

ROCK GOSPEL ALBUM

“Pray” – Rebecca St. James; (ForeFront)

POP/CONTEMPORARY GOSPEL ALBUM

“Speechless” – Steven Curtis Chapman; (Sparrow)

SOUTHERN, COUNTRY, OR BLUEGRASS GOSPEL ALBUM

“Kennedy Center Homecoming” – Bill & Gloria Gaither And Their Homecoming Friends; (Spring House Music Group)

TRADITIONAL SOUL GOSPEL ALBUM

“Christmas With Shirley Caesar” – Shirley Caesar; (Myrrh)

CONTEMPORARY SOUL GOSPEL ALBUM

“Mountain High … Valley Low” – Yolanda Adams; (Elektra Entertainment Group)

GOSPEL CHOIR OR CHORUS ALBUM

“High & Lifted Up” – The Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir; Carol Cymbala, Choir Director (Atlantic)

LATIN POP PERFORMANCE

“Tiempos” – Ruben Blades (Sony Discos)

LATIN ROCK/ALTERNATIVE PERFORMANCE

“Resurrection” – Chris Perez Band (Hollywood)

TRADITIONAL TROPICAL LATIN PERFORMANCE

“Mambo Birdland” – Tito Puente (RMM)

SALSA PERFORMANCE

“Llego … Van Van: Van Van Is Here” – Los Van Van (Havana Caliente/Atlantic)

MERENGUE PERFORMANCE

“Pintame” – Elvis Crespo (Sony Tropical)

MEXICAN-AMERICAN PERFORMANCE

“100 Anos De Mariachi” – Plácido Domingo (EMI Latin/Saragoza)

TEJANO PERFORMANCE

“Por Eso Te Amo” – Los Palominos (Sony Discos)

TRADITIONAL BLUES ALBUM

“Blues On the Bayou” – B.B. King (MCA)

CONTEMPORARY BLUES ALBUM

“Take Your Shoes Off” – The Robert Cray Band (Rykodisc)

TRADITIONAL FOLK ALBUM

“Press On” – June Carter Cash (Risk/Small Hairy Dog)

CONTEMPORARY FOLK ALBUM

“Mule Variations” – Tom Waits (Anti/Epitaph)

REGGAE ALBUM

“Calling Rastafari” – Burning Spear (Heartbeat)

WORLD MUSIC ALBUM

“Livro” – Caetano Veloso (Nonesuch)

POLKA ALBUM

“Polkasonic” – Brave Combo (Cleveland International)

MUSICAL ALBUM FOR CHILDREN

“The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland” – Various Artists Andy Hill, producer (Sony Wonder)

SPOKEN WORD ALBUM FOR CHILDREN

“Listen To the Storyteller” – Wynton Marsalis, Graham Greene & Kate Winslet; Steven Epstein & David Frost, producers (Sony Classical)

SPOKEN WORD ALBUM

“The Autobiography of Martin Luther King Jr.” – LeVar Burton (Time Warner Audiobooks)

SPOKEN COMEDY ALBUM

“Bigger & Blacker” – Chris Rock (DreamWorks)

MUSICAL SHOW ALBUM

“Annie Get Your Gun” – Stephen Ferrera & John McDaniel, producers; (Irving Berlin, lyricist & composer) (The New Broadway Cast Including Bernadette Peters & Tom Wopat) (Angel)

SOUNDTRACK ALBUM

“Tarzan” – Phil Collins (Walt Disney)

INSTRUMENTAL COMPOSITION WRITTEN FOR A MOTION PICTURE OR TELEVISION

“A Bug’s Life (score)” – Randy Newman, composer (Walt Disney)

SONG WRITTEN FOR A MOTION PICTURE OR TELEVISION

“Beautiful Stranger” (From “Austin Powers The Spy Who Shagged Me”) – Madonna & William Orbit, songwriters (Madonna); (Maverick Recording Co.)

INSTRUMENTAL COMPOSITION

“Joyful Noise Suite” – Don Sebesky, composer (Don Sebesky) Track from: “Joyful Noise: A Tribute To Duke Ellington” (RCA Victor/BMG Classics)

INSTRUMENTAL ARRANGEMENT

“Chelsea Bridge” – Don Sebesky, arranger (Don Sebesky) Track from: “Joyful Noise: A Tribute To Duke Ellington” (RCA Victor/BMG Classics)

INSTRUMENTAL ARRANGEMENT ACCOMPANYING VOCALIST(S)

“Lonely Town” – Alan Broadbent, arranger (Charlie Haden Quartet West Featuring Shirley Horn) (track from: “The Art of the Song”) (Verve)

RECORDING PACKAGE

“Ride With Bob” – Ray Benson, Buddy Jackson, art directors (Asleep at the Wheel) (DreamWorks Nashville)

BOXED RECORDING PACKAGE

“Miles Davis — The Complete Bitches Brew Sessions” – Ron Jaramillo & Arnold Levine, art directors (Miles Davis) (Columbia/Legacy)

ALBUM NOTES

“John Coltrane — The Classic Quartet — Complete Impulse! Studio Recordings” – Bob Blumenthal, album notes writer (John Coltrane) (Impulse!)

HISTORICAL ALBUM

“The Duke Ellington Centennial Edition — The Complete RCA Victor Recordings (1927-1973)” – Orrin Keepnews & Steven Lasker, compilation producers; Paul Brizzi, Dennis Ferrante & Steven Lasker, mastering engineers (Duke Ellington) (RCA Victor/BMG Classics)

ENGINEERED ALBUM, NON-CLASSICAL

“When I Look in Your Eyes” – Al Schmitt, engineer (Diana Krall) (Verve)

PRODUCER OF THE YEAR

Walter Afanasieff – “Am I The Only One (Marc Anthony); “The Animal Song” (Savage Garden); “Christmas With Babyface” (Babyface); “Classics In the Key of G” (Kenny G); “I Count the Minutes” (Ricky Martin); “The Island” (Barbra Streisand)

REMIXER OF THE YEAR, NON-CLASSICAL

Club 69 (Peter Rauhofer) – “Believe (Club 69 Future Anthem Mix)” (Cher); “Body (Club 69 Future Mix)” (Funky Green Dogs); “Five Fathoms (Club 69 Future Club Mix)” (Everything But the Girl); “I Will Go With You (Con Te Partiro) (Club 69 Future Mix)” (Donna Summer); “It’s Not Right But It’s Okay (Future Club Mix)” (Whitney Houston); “Nothing Really Matters (Club 69 Vocal Club Mix)” (Madonna)

ENGINEERED ALBUM, CLASSICAL

“Stravinsky: Firebird; The Rite of Spring; Persephone” – Markus Heiland, engineer (Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor) (RCA Victor Red Seal)

PRODUCER OF THE YEAR, CLASSICAL

Adam Abeshouse – “Chopin: Etudes — The Complete Piano Works, Vol. Ten (Opp. 10, 42; Op. Posth.) (Garrick Ohlsson, piano); “Handel/Schoenberg/Spohr/Elgar: Works For String Quartet And Orch.” (The Lark Quartet; Jean-Louis LeRoux, conductor); “Handel: With Valour Abounding (Selections From Solomon; Joseph And His Brethren; Joshua, Etc.)” (John Elwes, tenor); “Hindemith: Quartet for Clarinet, Violin, Cello and Piano/Shostakovich: Piano Quintet In G Min., Op. 57″ (Gilbert Kalish, piano; Boston Sym. Cham. Players); “Schickele on a Lark (Sextet; String Quartet No. 2 ‘In Memorium'; Quintet No. 2 for Piano and Strings)” (The Lark Quartet; R. Rinehart, viola; J. Lichten, cello; P. Schickele, piano)

CLASSICAL ALBUM

“Stravinsky: Firebird; The Rite Of Spring; Persephone” – Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor; Andreas Neubronner, producer (Vance George, choir director; Joyce Keil, choir director; Stuart Neill, tenor; Sharon J. Paul, choir director; Ragazzi, The Peninsula Boys Cho.; San Francisco Sym. Cho.; San Francisco Girls Cho.; Stephanie Cosserat, narrator; San Francisco Sym.) (RCA Victor Red Seal)

ORCHESTRAL PERFORMANCE

“Stravinsky: Firebird; The Rite of Spring; Perséphone” – Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor (Joyce Keil, choir director; Stuart Neill, tenor; Sharon J. Paul, choir director; Ragazzi, The Peninsula Boys Cho.; San Francisco Sym. Cho.; San Francisco Girls Cho.; Stephanie Cosserat, narrator; San Francisco Sym.) (RCA Victor Red Seal)

OPERA RECORDING

“Stravinsky: The Rake’s Progress” – John Eliot Gardiner, conductor; Ian Bostridge; Bryn Terfel; Anne Sofie von Otter; Deborah York; Nicholas Parker, producer (Monteverdi Cho.; London Sym. Orch.) (Deutsche Grammophon)

CHORAL PERFORMANCE

“Britten: War Requiem” – Robert Shafer, conductor; Joan McFarland, choir director; Betty Scott, choir director (Richard Clement, tenor; Christine Goerke, soprano; Richard Stilwell, baritone; Maryland Boy Cho.; Shenandoah Conservatory Cho.; The Washington Cho.; The Washington Orch.) (The Washington Chorus)

INSTRUMENTAL SOLOIST(S) PERFORMANCE (WITH ORCHESTRA)

“Prokofiev: Piano Cons. Nos. 1 & 3/Bartók: Piano Con. No. 3″ – Martha Argerich, piano; Charles Dutoit, conductor (Orch. Sym. de Montréal) (EMI Classics)

INSTRUMENTAL SOLOIST PERFORMANCE (WITHOUT ORCHESTRA)

“Shostakovich: 24 Preludes & Fugues, Op. 87″ – Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano (Decca)

CHAMBER MUSIC PERFORMANCE

“Beethoven: The Violin Sonatas (Nos. 1-3, Op. 12; Nos. 1-3, Op. 30; ‘Spring’ Sonata, Etc.)” – Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin; Lambert Orkis, piano (Deutsche Grammophon)

SMALL ENSEMBLE PERFORMANCE (WITH OR WITHOUT CONDUCTOR)

“Colors of Love (Works of Thomas, Stucky, Tavener, Rands, Etc.)” – Chanticleer; Joseph Jennings, conductor (Teldec Classics Intl)

CLASSICAL VOCAL PERFORMANCE

“Mahler: Des Knaben Wunderhorn” – Thomas Quasthoff, baritone; Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo soprano (Claudio Abbado, conductor; Berliner Phil.) (Deutsche Grammophon)

CLASSICAL CONTEMPORARY COMPOSITION

“Boulez: Repons” – Pierre Boulez, composer (Vincent Bauer, vibraphone; Florent Boffard, piano; Pierre Boulez, conductor; Frederique Cambreling, harp; Michel Cerutti, cimbalom; Daniel Ciampolini, xylophone & glockenspiel; Ens. InterContemporain; Andrew Gerzso, electro-acoustic realization; Dimitri Vassilakis, piano) Track from: “Boulez: Repons (Repons; Dialogue de l’ombre double)” (Deutsche Grammophon)

CLASSICAL CROSSOVER ALBUM

“Schickele: Hornsmoke (Piano Con. No. 2 In F Maj. ‘Ole'; Brass Calendar; Hornsmoke — A Horse Opera)” – The Chestnut Brass Co.; Peter Schickele, piano & narrator (Cynthia Carr, horn) (Newport Classic)

SHORT FORM MUSIC VIDEO

“Freak On a Leash” – Korn; Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris & Todd McFarlane, video directors; Terry Fitzgerald & Bart Lipton, video producers (Immortal/Epic)

LONG FORM MUSIC VIDEO

“Bands of Gypsys — Live at Fillmore East” – (Jimi Hendrix); Bob Smeaton, video director; Neil Aspinall & Chips Chipperfield, video producers (MCA Records/Experience Hendrix)

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