Awards for 1999
Song of the Year
WINNERTitanic: James Horner (music by), Will Jennings (lyrics by), Céline Dion (performed by)
For the song "My Heart Will Go On".
For the song "I Don't Want to Miss a Thing."Johnny Rzeznik (Songwriter)
For the song "Iris."Kirk Franklin
For the song "Lean On Me"
Best Short Form Music Video
Best Long Form Music Video
WINNERLou Reed: Rock and Roll Heart: Lou Reed (artist), Timothy Greenfield-Sanders (video director/video producer), Karen Bernstein (video producer), Susan Lacy (video producer), Tamar Hacker (video producer)
NOMINEESFastball (artist), Ondi Timoner (video director/video producer), Mark DiDia (video producer)Bach Cello Suite #6: Six Gestures: Yo-Yo Ma (artist), Patricia Rozema (video director), Niv Fichman (video producer)TeleVoid: Scott Rockenfield (artist), Paul Speer (artist), Sir Mix A Lot (artist), Michael Boydstun (video director/video producer)
Best Music Video, Short Form
Best Dance Recording
WINNERMadonna (artist/producer), William Orbit (producer), Pat McCarthy (engineer/mixer)
For the song "Ray of Light"
NOMINEESCyndi Lauper (artist)
For the song "Disco Inferno"Boy George (artist)
For the song "When Will You Learn."Daft Punk (artist)
For the song "Around the World."Gloria Estefan
For the song "Heaven's What I Feel."
Best Southern, Country, Or Bluegrass Gospel Album
Best Spoken Comedy Album
For the Album "Pure Drivel"Jerry Seinfeld
For the album "I'm Telling You for the Last Time."Jeff Foxworthy
For the album "Totally Committed".
Best Rap Album
For the album "Volume 2... Hard Knock Life."
For the album "Capital Punishment."Jermaine Dupri
For the album "Life in 1472."Mase
For the album "Harlem World."A Tribe Called Quest
For the album "The Love Movement."
Best Rap Solo Performance
For "Gettin' Jiggy Wit It"
Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals
Best R&B Album
For the album "The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill."
For the album "Live!".Aretha Franklin
For the album "A Rose Is Still a Rose."Maxwell
For the album "Embrya."Brandy Norwood
For the album "Never S-A-Y Never."
Best Pop Instrumental Performance
Best Pop Vocal Album
Best Hard Rock Performance
Best New Artist
Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
Best Spoken Word Album
For the Album "Wobegan Boy"
Best R&B Vocal Performance - Female
For the song "Doo Wop (That Thing)."
For the song "Are You That Somebody?".Erykah Badu
For the song "Tyrone."Aretha Franklin
For the song "A Rose Is Still a Rose."Janet Jackson
For the song "I Get Lonely."
Album of the Year
The MisEducation of Lauryn Hill
Record of the Year
Best Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or for Television
Best Instrumental Composition Written for a Motion Picture or for Television
NOMINEESCity of Angels: Gabriel Yared
For the track from: City Of Angels - Music From The Motion Picture (various artists).