Awards for 2003
Song of the Year
WINNERJesse Harris (Songwriter)
For the song "Don't Know Why."
NOMINEESBruce Springsteen (Songwriter)
For the song "The Rising."Vanessa Carlton (Songwriter)
For the song "A Thousand Miles."Alan Jackson (Songwriter)
For the song "Where Were You (When the World Stopped Turning)."
Best Short Form Music Video
Best Long Form Music Video
NOMINEESNappy Roots: The World According to Nappy: Nappy Roots (artist), Gloria Gabriel (video director/video producer), David Anthony (video producer)1 Giant Leap: "various artists", Duncan Bridgeman (video director/video producer), Jamie Catto (video director/video producer)Welcome to the Club: The Women of Rockabilly: "various artists", Beth Harrington (video director/video producer)
Best Pop Vocal Performance - Female
For the song "Don't Know Why."
For the song "Complicated."Pink
For the song "Get the Party Started."Britney Spears
For the song "Overprotected."Sheryl Crow
For the song "Soak Up the Sun."
Best Rock Album
Best Spoken Comedy Album
Best Rap Album
For the album "The Eminem Show."
For the album "Word of Mouf."Mystikal
For the album "Tarantula."Nelly
For the album "Nellyville."Petey Pablo
For the album "Diary of a Sinner: 1st Entry."
Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals
Best Country Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group
For the song "Long Time Gone."
For the song "Beautiful Mess."Lonestar
For the song "Not A Day Goes By."Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
For the song "Roll the Stone Away."Trick Pony
For the song "Just What I Do."
Best Country Vocal Performance - Female
For the song "Dagger Through The Heart."
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Best Spoken Word Album For Children
For the Album "Ogden Nash's the Christmas that Almost wasn't"
Best Pop Vocal Album
For the album "Come Away With Me."
For the album "Let Go."No Doubt
For the album "Rocksteady."Pink
For the album "M!Ssundaztood."Britney Spears
For the album "Overprotected."
Best New Artist
Best Contemporary R&B Album
For the album "Ashanti."
For the album "Faithfully."Floetry
For the album "Floetic."Meshell Ndegeocello
For the album "Cookie: The Anthropological Mixtape."Brandy Norwood
For the album "Full Moon."
Best Rock Vocal Performance - Male
for "Slow Burn"
Album of the Year
Record of the Year
Best Country Album
For the album "Home."
For the album "Drive."Willie Nelson
For the album "The Great Divide."Joe Nichols
For the album "Man With A Memory."Dolly Parton
For the album "Halos & Horns."
Best Compilation Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media
WINNERStanding in the Shadows of Motown: The Funk Brothers (artist), Alan Slutsky (compilation producer), Harry Weinger (compilation producer), Ted Greenberg (compilation producer/engineer/mixer), Kooster McAlister (engineer/mixer)
Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media
NOMINEESBrown Sugar: Erykah Badu, Madukwu Chinwah, Common, Robert C. Ozuna, James Poyser, Raphael Saadiq, Glenn Standridge
For the song "Love Of My Life - An Ode To Hip Hop".The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring: Enya, Nicky Ryan, Roma Ryan
For the song "May It Be".
Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media
WINNERThe Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring: Howard Shore (composer), John Kurlander (engineer/mixer)