Grammy Awards 2009,Plant e Krauss sono i Vincitori!

(Notizia dall’ANSA) 9 FEB – Los angeles – Robert Plant ex leader dei Led Zeppelin e Alison Krauss hanno vinto cinque grammys, tra cui quello per il migliore album. Tre grammys invece sono andati alla band inglese dei Coldplay e a Lil Wayne. La giovane Adele, britannica, ha vinto il grammy come migliore nuova artista. Il premio piu’ambito e’ andato a Raising Sand, un album ricco di ballate folk. Il duo, Plant Krauss oltre che il miglior album dell’anno ha vinto anche il premio per il miglior record.

Ecco la Lista di tutti i premiati ai Grammy Awards 2009:

Record: “Please Read the Letter” – Robert Plant and Alison Krauss
Album: Raising Sand – Robert Plant & Alison Krauss
Song: “Viva la Vida” – Coldplay
New Artist: Adele

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance: “Chasing Pavements” – Adele
Best Male Pop Vocal Performance: “Say” – John Mayer
Best Pop Performance by Group: “Viva la Vida” – Coldplay

Best Pop Collaboration: “Rich Woman” – Robert Plant & Alison Krauss
Best Pop Instrumental Performance: Jingle All the Way – Béla Fleck & The Flecktones
Best Pop Vocal Album: Rockferry – Duffy

Best Dance Recording: “Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger” – Daft Punk
Best Electronic/Dance Album: Alive 2007 – Daft Punk
Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album: Still Unforgettable – Natalie Cole

Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance: “Gravity” – John Mayer
Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals: “Sex on Fire” – Kings of Leon
Best Hard Rock Performance: “Wax Simulacra” – The Mars Volta
Best Metal Performance: “My Apocalypse” – Metallica
Best Rock Instrumental Performance: “Peaches En Regalia” – Zappa Plays Zappa
Best Rock Song: “Girls in Their Summer Clothes” – Bruce Springsteen
Best Rock Album: Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends – Coldplay
Best Alternative Music Album: In Rainbows – Radiohead

Best Female R&B Vocal Performance: “Superwoman” – Alicia Keys
Best Male R&B Vocal Performance: “Miss Independent” – Ne-Yo
Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals: “Stay with Me (By the Sea)” – Al Green featuring John Legend
Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance: “You’ve Got the Love I Need” – Al Green featuring Anthony Hamilton
Best Urban/Alternative Performance: “Be OK” – Chrisette Michele featuring
Best R&B Song: “Miss Independent” – Ne-Yo
Best R&B Album: Jennifer Hudson – Jennifer Hudson
Best Contemporary R&B Album: Growing Pains – Mary J. Blige

Best Rap Solo Performance: “A Milli” – Lil Wayne
Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group: “Swagga Like Us” – Jay-Z & T.I. featuring Kanye West & Lil Wayne
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration: “American Boy” – Estelle featuring Kanye West
Best Rap Song: “Lollipop” – Lil Wayne featuring Static Major
Best Rap Album: ”Tha Carter III” – Lil Wayne

Best Female Country Vocal Performance: “Last Name” – Carrie Underwood
Best Male Country Vocal Performance: “Letter to Me” – Brad Paisley
Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals: “Stay” – Sugarland
Best Country Collaboration with Vocals: “Killing the Blues” – Robert Plant & Alison Krauss
Best Country Instrumental Performance: “Cluster Pluck” – Brad Paisley, James Burton, Vince Gill, John Jorgenson, Albert Lee, Brent Mason, Redd Volkaert & Steve Wariner
Best Country Song: “Stay” – Jennifer Nettles, songwriter (Sugarland)
Best Country Album: Troubadour – George Strait
Best Bluegrass Album: Honoring The Fathers Of Bluegrass: Tribute To 1946 And 1947 – Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder

Best New Age Album: Peace Time – Jack DeJohnette

Best Contemporary Jazz Album: Randy in Brazil – Randy Brecker
Best Jazz Vocal Album: Loverly – Cassandra Wilson
Best Jazz Instrumental Solo: Be-Bop – Terence Blanchard
Best Jazz Instrumental Album, Individual or Group: The New Crystal Silence – Chick Corea & Gary Burton
Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album: Monday Night Live at the Village Vanguard – The Vanguard Jazz Orchestra
Best Latin Jazz Album: Song For Chico – Arturo O’Farrill & The Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra

Best Gospel Performance: “Get Up” – Mary Mary
Best Gospel Song: “Help Me Believe” – Kirk Franklin
Best Rock or Rap Gospel Album: Alive and Transported – TobyMac
Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album: Lovin’ Life – Gaither Vocal Band
Best Traditional Gospel Album: Down in New Orleans – The Blind Boys of Alabama
Best Contemporary R&B Gospel Album: The Fight of My Life – Kirk Franklin

Best Traditional Blues Album: One Kind Favor – B.B. King
Best Contemporary Blues Album: City That Care Forgot – Dr. John And The Lower 911

Best Reggae Album: Jah Is Real – Burning Spear
Best Traditional World Music Album: Ilembe: Honoring Shaka Zulu – Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Best Contemporary World Music Album: Global Drum Project – Mickey Hart, Zakir Hussain, Sikiru Adepoju & Giovanni Hidalgo

Best Compilation Soundtrack Album: Juno
Best Score Soundtrack Album: The Dark Knight
Best Song Written for Motion Picture: Down to Earth (from WALL-E) – Peter Gabriel