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The 1991 Grammy Awards
The awards given in 1992 were for recordings made in 1991.

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Record of the Year

Natalie Cole
For: Unforgettable

Album of the Year

Natalie Cole
For: Unforgettable

Song of the Year

Irving Gordon
For: Unforgettable

Best New Artist

Marc Cohn

Best Male Pop Vocal Performance

Michael Bolton
For: When a Man Loves a Woman

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Bonnie Raitt
For: Something to Talk About

Best Pop Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal

For: Losing My Religion

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Performance

Natalie Cole (with Nat King Cole)
For: Unforgettable

Best Pop Instrumental Performance

Michael Kamen conducting the Greater Los Angeles Orchestra
For: Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves

Best Rock Song

For: Soul Cages

Best Rock Vocal Performance, Solo

Bonnie Raitt
For: Luck of the Draw

Best Rock Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal

Bonnie Raitt and Delbert McClinton
For: Good Man, Good Woman

Best Hard Rock Performance with Vocal

Van Halen
For: For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge

Best Metal Performance with Vocal

For: Metallica

Best Rock Instrumental Performance

Eric Johnson
For: Cliffs of Dover

Best Alternative Music Album

For: Out of Time

Best Rhythm and Blues Song

Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller, Teddy Van.
For: Power of Love/Love Power

Best Rhythm and Blues Vocal Performance, Male

Luther Vandross
For: Power of Love

Best Rhythm and Blues Vocal Performance, Female

Lisa Fischer
For: How Can I Ease the Pain

Best Rhythm and Blues Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal

Boyz II Men
For: Cooleyhighharmony

Best Rap Solo Performance

LL Cool J
For: Mama Said Knock You Out

Best Rap Performance By A Duo Or Group

D. J. Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince
For: Summertime

Best Contemporary Jazz Performance, Vocal or Instrumental

Manhattan Transfer
For: Sassy

Best Jazz Vocal Performance

Take 6
For: He is Christmas

Best Jazz Instrumental Solo

Stan Getz
For: I Remember You

Best Jazz Instrumental Performance, Group

Oscar Peterson Trio
For: Saturday Night at the Blue Note

Best Large Jazz Ensemble Performance

Dizzy Gillespie and the United Nation Orchestra
For: Live at the Royal Festival Hall

Best Country Song

Naomi Judd, John Jarvis, Paul Overstreet, songwriters
For: Love Can Build a Bridge

Best Country Vocal Performance, Male

Garth Brooks
For: Ropin' the Wind

Best Country Vocal Performance, Female

Mary Chapin-Carpenter
For: Down at the Twist and Shout

Best Country Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal

For: Love Can Build a Bridge

Best Country Vocal Collaboration

Steve Wariner, Rickey Skaggs, Vince Gill
For: Restless from Mark O'Connor's New Nashville Cats

Best Country Instrumental Performance

Mark O'Connor
For: New Nashville Cats

Best Rock/Contemporary Gospel Album

Russ Taff
For: Under the Influence

Best Pop Gospel Album

Steven Curtis Chapman
For: For the Sake of the Call

Best Southern Gospel Album

Gaither Vocal Band
For: Homecoming

Best Traditional Soul Gospel Album

Mighty Clouds of Joy
For: Pray For Me

Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album

BeBe & CeCe Winans
For: Different Lifestyles

Best Gospel Album by a Choir or Chorus

Sounds of Blackness
For: The Evolution of Gospel

Best Traditional Folk Album

various artists
For: The Civil War (soundtrack)

Best Contemporary Folk Album

John Prine
For: The Missing Years

Best Traditional Blues Album

B.B. King
For: Live at the Apollo

Best Contemporary Blues Album

Buddy Guy
For: Damn Right, I've Got the Blues

Best Bluegrass Album

Carl Jackson, John Starling, Nash Ramblers
For: Spring Training

Best Latin Pop Album

Vikki Carr
For: Cosas del Amor

Best Tropical Latin Album

Juan Luis Guerrar 4.40
For: Bachata Rosa

Best Mexican-American Album

Little Joe
For: 16 de Septiembre

Best Reggae Album

Shabba Ranks
For: As Raw As Ever

Best Polka Album

Jimmy Sturr & His Orchestra
For: Live! At Gilley's

Best New Age Album

Mannheim Steamroller
For: Fresh Aire 7

Best World Album

Mickey Hart
For: Planet Drum

Best Arrangement on an Instrumental

Dave Grusin
For: Bess You Is My Woman/I Love You Porgy (The Gershwin Connection)

Best Instrumental Composition

Basque from The Wind Beneath My Wings (James Galway)

Best Musical Show album

Betty Comden, Adolph Green, lyricists, Cy Coleman, composer
For: The Will Rogers Follies

Best Instrumental Composition for a Movie or TV

Randy Newman
For: Avalon

Best Song Written Specifically for a Movie or TV

Brian Adams, Robert John "Mutt" Lange, Michael Kamen
For: (Everything I Do) I Do it For You (Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves)

Best Instrumental Arrangement accompanying vocal(s)

Marty Paich
For: A Medley of: For Sentimental Reasons/Tenderly/Autumn Leaves (from Unforgettable)

Best Classical Album

Leonard Bernstein conducting the London Symphony Orchestra
For: Bernstein: Candide

Best Orchestral Performance (conductor's award)

Daniel Barenboim
For: Corigliano: Symphony No. 1

Best Chamber Music Performance

Isaac Stern, Jamine Laredo, Yo-Yo Ma, Emanual Ax
For: Brahms: Piano Quartets, Opp. 25 and 26

Best Classical Performance, Vocal

Dawn Upshaw
For: The Girl With Orange Lips

Best Classical Performance, Instrumental Soloist(s) (with orchestral accompaniment)

John Browning
For: Barber: Piano Concertos Op. 38

Best Classical Performance, Instrumental Soloist(s) (without orchestral accompaniment)

Alicia de Larrocha
For: Granados: Goyescas; Allegro de Concierto; Danza Lenta

Best Performance of a Choral Work

Sir Georg Solti conducting the Chicago Symphony and Chorus
For: Bach: Mass in B Minor

Best Opera Recording

James Levine conducting the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus
For: Wagner: Gotterdammerung

Best Contemporary Composition

John Corigliano
For: Symphony No. 1

Best Engineered Recording, Classical

William Hoekstra
For: Barber: symphonhy No. 1, Op. 9, Piano Concerto, Op. 38; Souvenirs (Leonard Slatkin conducting the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra)

Classical Producer of the Year

James Mallinson

Best Spoken Word or Non-musical Album

Ken Burns
For: The Civil War

Best Comedy Album

Professor Peter Schickele
For: P.D.Q Bach: WTWP Classical Talkity-Talk Radio

Best Recording For Children

A Cappella Kids
For: Maranatha! Kids

Best Engineered Album (other than classica)

Al Schmitt, Woody Woodruff, Armin Steiner
For: Unforgettable (Natalie Cole)

Best Album Package(Art Director's Award)

For: Billie Holiday: The Complete Decca Recordings

Best Album Notes

James Brown, Cliff White, Harry Weinger, Nelson George, Alan M. Leeds
For: Star Time

Best Historical Album

Billie Holiday: The Complete Decca Recordings

Producer of the Year (other than classical)

David Foster

Best Music Video, short form

For: Losing My Religion

Best Music Video, long form

For: Madonna: Blonde Ambition World Tour Live


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