Grammy Awards per l'anno 2011

Il 54° Grammy Awards fu tenuto il 12 Febbraio 2012.


Record of the Year

"Rolling in the Deep" – Adele

Paul Epworth, producer; Tom Elmhirst & Mark Rankin (recording engineer), engineers/mixers
Album of the Year

21 – Adele

Jim Abbiss, Adele Adkins, Paul Epworth, Rick Rubin, Fraser T Smith, Ryan Tedder & Dan Wilson, producers; Jim Abbiss, Philip Allen, Beatriz Artola, Ian Dowling, Tom Elmhirst, Greg Fidelman, Dan Parry, Steve Price, Mark Rankin, Andrew Scheps, Fraser T Smith & Ryan Tedder, engineers/mixers; Tom Coyne, mastering engineer
Song of the Year

"Rolling in the Deep"

Adele Adkins & Paul Epworth, songwriters (Adele)
Best New Artist

Bon Iver


Best Pop Solo Performance

"Someone Like You" – Adele

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

"Body and Soul" – Tony Bennett & Amy Winehouse

Best Pop Instrumental Album

The Road from Memphis – Booker T. Jones

Best Pop Vocal Album

21 – Adele


Best Dance Recording

"Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites" – Skrillex

Sonny Moore, producer & mixer
Best Dance/Electronica Album

Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites – Skrillex

Traditional Pop

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

Duets II – Tony Bennett


Best Rock Performance

"Walk" – Foo Fighters

Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance

"White Limo" – Foo Fighters

Best Rock Song

"Walk" – Foo Fighters, songwriters (Foo Fighters)

Best Rock Album

Wasting Light – Foo Fighters


Best Alternative Music Album

Bon Iver, Bon Iver – Bon Iver


Best R&B Performance

"Is This Love" – Corinne Bailey Rae

Best Traditional R&B Performance

"Fool for You" – Cee Lo Green featuring Melanie Fiona

Best R&B Song

"Fool for You"

Cee Lo Green & Jack Splash, songwriters (Cee Lo Green featuring Melanie Fiona)
Best R&B Album

F.A.M.E. – Chris Brown


Best Rap Performance

"Otis" – Jay-Z & Kanye West featuring Otis Redding

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration

"All of the Lights" – Kanye West featuring Rihanna, Fergie & Kid Cudi

Best Rap Song

"All of the Lights"

Jeff Bhasker, Fergie, Really Doe, Kanye West & Malik Yusef, songwriters (Kanye West featuring Rihanna, Fergie & Kid Cudi)
Best Rap Album

My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy – Kanye West


Best Country Solo Performance

"Mean" – Taylor Swift

Best Country Duo/Group Performance

"Barton Hollow" – The Civil Wars

Best Country Song


Taylor Swift, songwriter (Taylor Swift)
Best Country Album

Own the Night – Lady Antebellum

New Age

Best New Age Album

What's It All About – Pat Metheny


Best Improvised Jazz Solo

"500 Miles High" – Chick Corea

Best Jazz Vocal Album

The Mosaic Project – Terri Lyne Carrington & Various Artists

Best Jazz Instrumental Album

Forever – Corea, Clarke & White

Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album

The Good Feeling – Christian McBride Big Band

Gospel/Contemporary Christian

Best Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music Performance

"Jesus" – Le'Andria Johnson

Best Gospel Song

"Hello Fear"

Kirk Franklin, songwriter (Kirk Franklin)
Best Contemporary Christian Music Song


Laura Story, songwriter (Laura Story)
Best Gospel Album

Hello Fear – Kirk Franklin

Best Contemporary Christian Music Album

And If Our God Is for Us... – Chris Tomlin


Best Latin Pop, Rock or Urban Album

Drama y Luz – Maná

Best Regional Mexican or Tejano Album

Bicentenario – Pepe Aguilar

Best Banda or Norteño Album

MTV Unplugged: Los Tigres del Norte and Friends – Los Tigres del Norte

Best Tropical Latin Album

The Last Mambo – Cachao

American Roots Music

Best Americana Album

Ramble at the Ryman – Levon Helm

Best Bluegrass Album

Paper Airplane – Alison Krauss & Union Station

Best Blues Album

Revelator – Tedeschi Trucks Band

Best Folk Album

Barton Hollow – The Civil Wars

Best Regional Roots Music Album

Rebirth of New Orleans – Rebirth Brass Band


Best Reggae Album

Revelation Pt 1: The Root of Life – Stephen Marley

World Music

Best World Music Album

Tassili – Tinariwen


Best Children's Album

All About Bullies ... Big and Small – Various Artists

Spoken Word

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

If You Ask Me (And of Course You Won't) – Betty White


Best Comedy Album

Hilarious – Louis C.K.

Musical Show

Best Musical Theater Album

The Book of Mormon: Original Broadway Cast Recording

Josh Gad & Andrew Rannells, principal soloists; Anne Garefino, Robert Lopez, Stephen Oremus, Trey Parker, Scott Rudin & Matt Stone, producers; Robert Lopez, Trey Parker & Matt Stone, composers/lyricists

Music for Visual Media

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media

Boardwalk Empire Volume 1 – Various Artists

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

The King's Speech

Alexandre Desplat, composer
Best Song Written for Visual Media

"I See the Light" (from Tangled)

Alan Menken & Glenn Slater, songwriters (Mandy Moore & Zachary Levi)


Best Instrumental Composition

"Life in Eleven"

Béla Fleck & Howard Levy, composers (Béla Fleck and the Flecktones)
Best Instrumental Arrangement

"Rhapsody in Blue"

Gordon Goodwin, arranger (Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band)
Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s)

"Who Can I Turn To (When Nobody Needs Me)"

Jorge Calandrelli, arranger (Tony Bennett & Queen Latifah)


Best Recording Package

Scenes from The Suburbs

Vincent Morisset, art director (Arcade Fire)
Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package

The Promise: The Darkness on the Edge of Town Story

Dave Bett & Michelle Holme, art directors (Bruce Springsteen)


Best Album Notes

Hear Me Howling!: Blues, Ballads & Beyond as Recorded by the San Francisco Bay by Chris Strachwitz in the 1960s

Adam Machado, album notes writer (Various Artists)


Best Historical Album

Band on the Run (Paul McCartney Archive Collection – Deluxe Edition)

Paul McCartney, compilation producer; Sam Okell & Steve Rooke, mastering engineers (Paul McCartney & Wings)


Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical

Paper Airplane

Mike Shipley, engineer; Brad Blackwood, mastering engineer (Alison Krauss & Union Station)
Producer of the Year, Non-Classical

Paul Epworth

Best Remixed Recording

"Cinema" (Skrillex Remix)

Skrillex, remixer (Benny Benassi featuring Gary Go)

Production, Surround Sound

Best Surround Sound Album

Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs (Super Deluxe Edition)

Elliot Scheiner, surround mix engineer; Bob Ludwig, surround mastering engineer; Bill Levenson & Elliot Scheiner, surround producers (Derek and the Dominos)

Production, Classical

Best Engineered Album, Classical

Aldridge: Elmer Gantry

Byeong-Joon Hwang & John Newton, engineers; Jesse Lewis, mastering engineer (William Boggs, Keith Phares, Patricia Risley, Vale Rideout, Frank Kelley, Heather Buck, Florentine Opera Chorus & Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra)
Producer of the Year, Classical

Judith Sherman


Best Orchestral Performance

"Brahms: Symphony No. 4"

Gustavo Dudamel, conductor (Los Angeles Philharmonic)
Best Opera Recording

"Adams: Doctor Atomic"

Alan Gilbert, conductor; Meredith Arwady, Sasha Cooke, Richard Paul Fink, Gerald Finley, Thomas Glenn & Eric Owens; Jay David Saks, producer (Metropolitan Opera Orchestra; Metropolitan Opera Chorus)
Best Choral Performance

"Light & Gold"

Eric Whitacre, conductor (Christopher Glynn & Hila Plitmann; The King's Singers, Laudibus, Pavão Quartet & The Eric Whitacre Singers)
Best Small Ensemble Performance

"Mackey: Lonely Motel – Music from Slide" – Rinde Eckert & Steven Mackey; Eighth Blackbird

Best Classical Instrumental Solo

"Schwantner: Concerto for Percussion & Orchestra"

Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor; Christopher Lamb (Nashville Symphony)
Best Classical Vocal Solo

"Diva Divo"

Joyce DiDonato (Kazushi Ono; Orchestre De L'Opéra National De Lyon; Choeur De L'Opéra National De Lyon)
Best Contemporary Classical Composition

"Aldridge, Robert: Elmer Gantry" – Robert Aldridge & Herschel Garfein

Music Video

Best Short Form Music Video

"Rolling in the Deep" – Adele

Sam Brown, video director; Hannah Chandler, video producer
Best Long Form Music Video

Foo Fighters: Back and Forth – Foo Fighters

James Moll, video director; James Moll & Nigel Sinclair, video producers

Special Merit Awards

MusiCares Person of the Year
President's Merit Award
Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award
Grammy Trustees Award
Technical Grammy Award

In Memoriam

Amy Winehouse, Nick Ashford, Phoebe Snow, Jerry Leiber, Steve Jobs, Heavy D, Sylvia Robinson, Nate Dogg, Mante Ray "M Bone" Talbert, Jimmy Castor, George Shearing, Roger Williams, Ray Bryant, Gil Cates, Fred Steiner, Dobie Gray, Ferlin Husky, Larry Butler, Wilma Lee Cooper, Harley Allen, Liz Anderson, Charlie Craig, Barbara Orbison, Frank DiLeo, Steve Popovich, Tal Herzberg, Bruce Jackson, Johnny Otis, Benny Spellman, Don DeVito, Roger Nichols, Stan Ross, Joe Arroyo, Facundo Cabral, Marv Tarplin, Esther Gordy Edwards, Carl Gardner, Cornell Dupree, Jerry Ragovoy, Gene McDaniels, Joe Morello, Gil Bernal, Frank Foster (musician), Ralph MacDonald, Leonard Dillon, Clare Fischer, Bert Jansch, Andrew Gold, Bill Morrissey, Warren Hellman, Hazel Dickens, Gary Moore, Gerard Smith (musician), Doyle Bramhall Sr., Pinetop Perkins, Hubert Sumlin, David "Honeyboy" Edwards, Camilla Williams, Milton Babbitt, David Mason, Andy Kazdin, Alex Steinweiss, Bill Johnson, Jessy Dixon, Don Butler, Clarence Clemons and Whitney Houston.

2010 2012

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