2010 GRAMMY WINNERS
 of interest to FolkWorks readers

WINNERS MARKED  IN BOLD RED

Best Southern, Country, Or Bluegrass Gospel Album

Best Traditional Gospel Album

Best Tejano Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

Best Norteño Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

Best Banda Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

Best Americana Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

Best Bluegrass Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

Best Traditional Blues Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

Best Contemporary Blues Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

Best Traditional Folk Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

Best Contemporary Folk Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

Best Hawaiian Music Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

Best Native American Music Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

Best Zydeco Or Cajun Music Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

Best Reggae Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

Best Traditional World Music Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

Best Contemporary World Music Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

Best Musical Album For Children
(For albums consisting of predominantly music or song vs. spoken word)

Best Spoken Word Album For Children
(For albums consisting of predominantly spoken word vs. music or song)

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

2010 GRAMMY NOMINEES
of Interest to FolkWorks readers

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Best Southern, Country, Or Bluegrass Gospel Album

 

Times Like These

Austins Bridge

[Daywind Records]

 

The Reason

Diamond Rio

[Word]

 

Expecting Good Things

Jeff & Sheri Easter

[Spring Hill Music Group/She Loved Music]

 

Journey On

Ty Herndon

[FUNL Music]

 

Live At Oak Tree: Karen Peck & New River

Karen Peck & New River

[Daywind Records]

 

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Best Traditional Gospel Album

 

The Experience

Vanessa Bell Armstrong

[EMI Gospel]

 

A City Called Heaven

Shirley Caesar

[Light Records]

 

Downtown Church

Patty Griffin

[Credential Recordings]

 

Here I Am

Marvin Sapp

[Verity]

 

All In One

Karen Clark Sheard

[KaRew Records/ EMI Gospel]

 

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Best Tejano Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

 

Recuerdos

Little Joe & La Familia

[TDI Records]

 

Sabes Bien

Juan P. Moreno

[Q-Vo Records]

 

In The Pocket

Joe Posada

[Baby Dude Records]

 

Homenaje A Mi Padre

Sunny Sauceda Y Todo Eso

[Solstice Records]

 

Cookin

Tortilla Factory

[Tortilla Records]

 

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Best Norteño Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

 

Indispensable

Angel Fresnillo

[Disa Universal Music]

 

Classic

Intocable

[Sony Music Latin]

 

Ni Hoy Ni Mañana

Gerardo Ortiz

[Sony Music Latin]

 

Desde La Cantina Volumen 1

Pesado

[Disa Universal]

 

Intensamente

Principez De La Musica Norteña

[A.R.C. Discos]

 

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Best Banda Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

 

Ando Bien Pedo

Banda Los Recoditos

[Disa Records]

 

Caricias Compradas...

Cuisillos

[Balboa Records, Co.]

 

Con La Fuerza Del Corrido

El Chapo

[Disa Universal]

 

Enamórate De Mí

El Güero Y Su Banda Centenario

[A.R.C. Discos]

 

Todo Depende De Ti

La Arrolladora Banda El Limon

[Disa]

 

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Best Americana Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

 

The List

Rosanne Cash

[Manhattan Records]

 

Tin Can Trust

Los Lobos

[Shout! Factory]

 

Country Music

Willie Nelson

[Rounder]

 

Band Of Joy

Robert Plant

[Rounder]

 

You Are Not Alone

Mavis Staples

[ANTI-]

 

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Best Bluegrass Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

 

Circles Around Me

Sam Bush

[Sugar Hill Records]

 

Mountain Soul II

Patty Loveless

[Saguaro Road]

 

Family Circle

The Del McCoury Band

[McCoury Music]

 

Legacy

Peter Rowan Bluegrass Band

[Compass Records]

 

Reckless

The SteelDrivers

[Rounder]

 

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Best Traditional Blues Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

 

Giant

James Cotton

[Alligator]

 

Memphis Blues

Cyndi Lauper

[Mercer Street Records]

 

The Well

Charlie Musselwhite

[Alligator]

 

Joined At The Hip

Pinetop Perkins & Willie 'Big Eyes' Smith

[Telarc]

 

Plays Blues, Ballads & Favorites

Jimmie Vaughan

[Shout! Factory]

 

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Best Contemporary Blues Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

 

Nothing's Impossible

Solomon Burke

[E1 Music]

 

Tribal

Dr. John And The Lower 911

[429 Records]

 

Living Proof

Buddy Guy

[Silvertone/Jive]

 

Interpretations: The British Rock Songbook

Bettye LaVette

[ANTI-]

 

Live! In Chicago

Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band Featuring Hubert Sumlin, Willie "Big Eyes" Smith,

Bryan Lee, And Buddy Flett

[Roadrunner/Loud & Proud Records]

 

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Best Traditional Folk Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

 

Genuine Negro Jig

Carolina Chocolate Drops

[Nonesuch]

 

Onward And Upward

Luther Dickinson & The Sons Of Mudboy

[Memphis International]

 

Memories Of John

The John Hartford Stringband

[Compass Records/Red Clay Records]

 

Maria Muldaur & Her Garden Of Joy

Maria Muldaur

[Stony Plain Records]

 

Ricky Skaggs Solo: Songs My Dad Loved

Ricky Skaggs

[Skaggs Family Records]

 

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Best Contemporary Folk Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

 

Love Is Strange - En Vivo Con Tino

Jackson Browne & David Lindley

[Inside Recordings]

 

The Age Of Miracles

Mary Chapin Carpenter

[Zoe Records]

 

Somedays The Song Writes You

Guy Clark

[Dualtone]

 

God Willin' & The Creek Don't Rise

Ray LaMontagne And The Pariah Dogs

[RCA Records]

 

Dream Attic

Richard Thompson

[Shout! Factory]

 

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Best Hawaiian Music Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

 

Huana Ke Aloha

Tia Carrere

[Daniel Ho Creations]

 

Amy Hanaiali'i And Slack Key Masters Of Hawaii

Amy Hanaiali‘i And Slack Key Masters Of Hawaii

[Peterson Productions]

 

Polani

Daniel Ho

[Daniel Ho Creations]

 

The Legend

Ledward Kaapana

[Rhythm & Roots Records]

 

Maui On My Mind - Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar

Jeff Peterson

[Peterson Productions]

 

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Best Native American Music Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

 

XI

Bear Creek

[Canyon Records]

 

Temptations: Cree Round Dance Songs

Northern Cree

[Canyon Records]

 

Woodnotes Wyld: Historic Flute Sounds From The Dr. Richard W. Payne Collection

Peter Phippen

[INAFA Productions]

 

2010 Gathering Of Nations Pow Wow: A Spirit's Dance

(Various Artists)

Derek Mathews, Dr. Lita Mathews & Melonie Mathews, producers

[Gathering Of Nations Records]

 

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Best Zydeco Or Cajun Music Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

 

Zydeco Junkie

Chubby Carrier And The Bayou Swamp Band

[Swampadellic Records]

 

En Couleurs

Feufollet

[Feufollet Records]

 

Happy Go Lucky

D.L. Menard

[Swallow Records]

 

Back Home

The Pine Leaf Boys

[Valcour Records]

 

Creole Moon: Live At The Blue Moon Saloon

Cedric Watson et Bijou Créole

[Valcour Records]

 

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Best Reggae Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

 

Before The Dawn

Buju Banton

[Gargamel Music, Inc.]

 

Isaacs Meets Isaac

Gregory Isaacs & King Isaac

[King Isaac Music]

 

Revelation

Lee "Scratch" Perry

[Megawave Records]

 

Made In Jamaica

Bob Sinclar And Sly & Robbie

[Yellow Productions/Universal Music France]

 

One Pop Reggae +

Sly & Robbie And The Family Taxi

[Phase One Communications/Taxi Records]

 

Legacy An Acoustic Tribute To Peter Tosh

Andrew Tosh

[Box10/Tuff Gong]

 

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Best Traditional World Music Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

 

Pure Sounds

Gyuto Monks Of Tibet

[New Earth Records]

 

I Speak Fula

Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba

[Sub Pop / Next Ambiance]

 

Grace

Soweto Gospel Choir

[Shanachie Entertainment]

 

Ali And Toumani

Ali Farka Touré & Toumani Diabaté

[World Circuit-Nonesuch]

 

Tango Universal

Vayo

[Big Dream Music]

 

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Best Contemporary World Music Album (Vocal or Instrumental)

 

Throw Down Your Heart , Africa Sessions Part 2: Unreleased Tracks

Béla Fleck

[Acoustic Planet Records]

 

All In One

Bebel Gilberto

[Verve]

 

ÕŸÖ

Angelique Kidjo

[Razor & Tie Entertainment]

 

Bom Tempo

Sergio Mendes

[Concord Records]

 

Om Namo Narayanaya: Soul Call

Chandrika Krishnamurthy Tandon

[Soul Chants Music]

 

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Best Musical Album For Children (For albums consisting of predominantly music or song vs. spoken word)

 

Here Comes Science

They Might Be Giants

[Disney Sound]

 

Jungle Gym

Justin Roberts

[Carpet Square Records]

 

Sunny Days

Battersby Duo

[TBD 2010]

 

Tomorrow's Children

Pete Seeger With The Rivertown Kids And Friends

[Appleseed]

 

Weird Things Are Everywhere!

Judy Pancoast

[Mamanook Music]

 

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Best Spoken Word Album For Children (For albums consisting of predominantly spoken word vs. music or song)

 

Anne Frank: The Diary Of A Young Girl: The Definitive Edition

Selma Blair

[Random House Audio/Listening Library]

 

The Best Candy In The Whole World

Bill Harley

[Round River Records]

 

Healthy Food For Thought: Good Enough To Eat

(Various Artists)

Jim Cravero, Paula Lizzi & Steve Pullara, producers

[East Coast Recording Company]

 

Julie Andrews' Collection Of Poems, Songs, And Lullabies

Julie Andrews & Emma Walton Hamilton

[Hachette Audio]

 

Nanny McPhee Returns

Emma Thompson

[Macmillan Audio With Universal Studios]

 

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

 

American On Purpose

Craig Ferguson

[HarperAudio]

 

The Bedwetter

Sarah Silverman

[HarperAudio]

 

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Presents Earth (The Audiobook)

Jon Stewart (With Samantha Bee, Wyatt Cenac, Jason Jones, John Oliver &

Sigourney Weaver)

[Hachette Audio]

 

A Funny Thing Happened On the Way To The Future...

Michael J. Fox

[Hyperion Audio]

 

This Time Together: Laughter And Reflection

Carol Burnett

[Random House Audio]

 

The Woody Allen Collection: Mere Anarchy, Side Effects, Without Feathers, Getting Even

Woody Allen

[Audible Inc. and Dylan & Satchel Productions