Which artist won all six categories of the Grammy awards they were nominated for in 2012?
Kanye West dominated when the nominees were announced last December, but it was Adele who triumphed on the night, taking home six Grammy awards. Other British winners included Corinne Bailey Rae, who took best R&B performance, and the late Amy Winehouse, whose duet with Tony Bennett won best pop duo performance.
What are the big 4 categories in the GRAMMYs?
In the weeks leading up to the telecast, we will take a stroll through some of the golden moments in GRAMMY history with the GRAMMY Rewind, highlighting the “big four” categories — Album Of The Year, Record Of The Year, Song Of The Year, and Best New Artist — from past awards shows.
What are the categories to win a Grammy?
There are just four categories at the Grammy Awards where artists from all musical genres compete against one another — Album of the Year, Record of the Year, Song of the Year, and Best New Artist.
Who else won the Big 4 Grammys?
Taylor Swift won album of the year and the other Big Four awards were divvied up by Eilish, H.E.R. (and two co-writers) and Megan Thee Stallion. It’s the first time in five years that no artist won more than one Big Four award. This last happened at the Grammys for 2015, when Swift also won album of the year.
Who are the winners of the Grammy Awards?
This award is presented by the MusiCares foundation annually. The General Field (also known as the ‘Big Four’) are four standard awards for musical works which do not restrict nominees by genre or some other criterion: Album of the Year is awarded to the performer, songwriter (s), and the production team of a full album.
What do you mean by Technical Grammy Award?
Technical Grammy Award is a Special Merit Award presented to individuals and/or companies who have made contributions of outstanding technical significance to the recording field.
How many times can a song be nominated for a Grammy?
May not have entered the category more than three times, including as a performing member of an established group. Must have achieved a breakthrough into the public consciousness and impacted the musical landscape during the eligibility period. The Best Blues Album category was split back into two distinct categories, as they were prior to 2012:
When was the Grammy Hall of Fame established?
Grammy Hall of Fame Award was established in 1973 to honor recordings of lasting qualitative or historical significance that are at least 25 years old. Winners are selected annually by a special member committee of eminent and knowledgeable professionals from all branches of the recording arts.