Awards for 2005

Grammy

Best R&B Song

WINNER

Alicia Keys (Songwriter), Harold Lilly (Songwriter), Kanye West (Songwriter)
For the song "You Don't Know My Name."

NOMINEES

Bryan Michael Cox (Songwriter), Jermaine Dupri (Songwriter), Usher Raymond (Songwriter)
For the song "Burn."

Prince (Songwriter)
For the song "Call My Name."

Jermaine Dupri (Songwriter), Alicia Keys (Songwriter), Usher Raymond (Songwriter), Manuel Seal (Songwriter), Taurian Adonis Shropshire (Songwriter)
For the song "My Boo."

Sean Garrett (Songwriter), La Marquis Jefferson (Songwriter), Lil Jon (Songwriter), Ludacris (Songwriter), James Phillips (Songwriter), Usher Raymond (Songwriter), Patrick J. Que Smith (Songwriter)
For the song "Yeah!".

Best Rap Song

WINNER

Rhymefest (Songwriter), Kanye West (Songwriter)
For the song "Jesus Walks."

NOMINEES

Jay Z (Songwriter), Rick Rubin (Songwriter)
For the song "99 Problems."

Snoop Dogg (Songwriter), Chad Hugo (Songwriter), Pharrell Williams (Songwriter)
For the song "Drop It Like It's Not."

Will.i.am (Songwriter), Tippa Irie (Songwriter)
For the song "Hey Mama."

Will.i.am (Songwriter), Mike Fratantuno (Songwriter), Taboo (Songwriter), Apl.de.Ap (Songwriter), George Pajon Jr. (Songwriter), Terence Yoshiaki (Songwriter)
For the song "Let's Get It Started."

Best Country Song

WINNER

Tim Nichols, Craig Wiseman
For the song "Live Like You Were Dying."

NOMINEES

Rodney Crowell, Vince Gill
for the song ""It's Hard to Kiss the Lips At Night That Chew Your Ass Out All Day Long."

Loretta Lynn
For the song "Miss Becoming Mrs."

Loretta Lynn
For the song "Portland, Oregon."

John Rich, Gretchen Wilson
For the song "Redneck Woman."

Song of the Year

WINNER

John Mayer (Songwriter)
For the song "Daughters."

NOMINEES

Alicia Keys (Songwriter)
For the song "If I Ain't Got You."

Rhymefest (Songwriter), Kanye West (Songwriter)
For the song "Jesus Walks."

Tim Nichols (Songwriter), Craig Wiseman (Songwriter)
For the song "Live Like You Were Dying."

Daniel Estrin (Songwriter), Douglas Robb (Songwriter)
For the song "The Reason."

Best Long Form Music Video

WINNER

Concert for George: "various artists", David Leland (video director), Ray Cooper (video producer), Olivia Harrison (video producer), Jon Kamen (video producer)

NOMINEES

The Death of Klinghoffer: John Adams (artist), Penny Woolcock (video director), Madonna Baptiste (video producer) (London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) [gb] (artist))

Coldplay: Live 2003: Guy Berryman, Jon Buckland, Will Champion, Chris Martin, John Durrant (video director), Russell Thomas (video director), Sarah Layish-Melamed (video producer), Lee Lodge (video producer), Melanie Fletcher (video producer)

The Blues: "various artists", Margaret Bodde (video producer), Alex Gibney (video producer), Richard Hutton (video producer), Martin Scorsese (video producer)

Tom Dowd & the Language of Music: "various artists", Mark Moormann (video director/video producer), Scott Gordon (video producer), Mark Hunt (video producer)

Best Alternative Music Album

WINNER

Wilco
For the album "A Ghost is Born."

NOMINEES

Björk
For the album "Medulla."

Franz Ferdinand
For the album "Franz Ferdinand."

P.J. Harvey
For the album "Uh Huh Her."

Modest Mouse
For the album "Good News For People Who Love Bad News."

Best Dance Recording

WINNER

Niklas Flyckt (Mixer), Christian Karlsson (Producer), Britney Spears (Artist), Pontus Winnberg (Mixer)
For the song "Toxic."

Best Spoken Word Album for Children

NOMINEE

John Lithgow
For the Album "Carnival of the Animals"

Lifetime Achievement Award

WINNER

Best Rap Solo Performance

WINNER

Jay Z
For the song "99 Problems."

NOMINEES

Eminem
For the song "Just Lose It"

Lloyd Banks
For the song "On Fire."

Twista
For the song "Overnight Celebrity."

Kanye West
For the song "Through the Wire."

Best Rock Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group

WINNER

U2
For the song "Vertigo."

NOMINEES

Elvis Costello
For the song "Monkey to Man."

Franz Ferdinand
For the song "Take Me Out."

Green Day
For the song "American Idiot."

The Killers
For the song "Somebody Told Me."

Best R&B Album

WINNER

Alicia Keys
For the album "The Diary of Alicia Keys."

NOMINEES

Anita Baker
For the album "My Everything."

Al Green
For the album "I Can't Stop."

Prince
For the album "Musicology."

Jill Scott
For the album "Beautifully Human: Words & Sounds Vol. 2."

Best Pop Vocal Album

WINNER

Ray Charles
For the album "Genius Loves Company" (Posthumously).

NOMINEES

Norah Jones
For the album "Feels Like Home."

Sarah McLachlan
For the album "Afterglow."

Joss Stone
For the album "Mind, Body & Soul."

Brian Wilson
For the album "Smile."

Best Pop Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal

NOMINEES

Los Lonely Boys
For the song "Heaven."

Evanescence
For the song "My Immortal."

Hoobastank
For the song "The Reason."

Maroon 5
For the song "She Will Be Loved."

No Doubt
For the song "It's My Life."

Best Contemporary R&B Album

WINNER

Usher Raymond
For the album "Confessions."

NOMINEES

Janet Jackson
For "Damita Jo"

Christina Milian
For the album "It's About Time."

Brandy Norwood
For the album "Afrodisiac."

Mario Winans
For the album "Hurt No More."

Best New Artist

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Male Pop Vocal Performance

WINNER

John Mayer
For the song "Daughters."

NOMINEES

Elvis Costello
For the song "Let's Misbehave."

Josh Groban
For the song "You Raise Me Up."

Prince
For the song "Cinnamon Girl."

Seal
For the song "Love's Divine."

Best Rock Vocal Solo Performance

WINNER

Bruce Springsteen
For the song "Code of Silence."

NOMINEES

Ryan Adams
For the song "Wonderwall."

Steve Earle
For the song "The Revolution Starts Now."

Melissa Etheridge
For the song "Breathe."

Tom Waits
For the song "Metropolitan Guide."

Album of the Year

WINNER

John Burk (Producer), Ray Charles (Artist), Robert Fernandez (Engineer/Mixer), Mark D. Fleming (Engineer/Mixer), Robert Hadley (Mastering Engineer), John Harris (Engineer/Mixer), Terry Howard (Engineer/Mixer/Producer), Pete Karam (Engineer/Mixer), Joel Moss (Engineer/Mixer), Seth Presant (Engineer/Mixer), Phil Ramone (Producer), Doug Sax (Mastering Engineer)
For the album "Genius Loves Company" (Charles's win is posthumous). Shared with Don Mizell, producer.

NOMINEES

Green Day
For the album "American Idiot."

Alicia Keys
For the album "The Diary of Alicia Keys."

Usher Raymond
For the album "Confessions."

Kanye West
For the album "The College Dropout."

Best Rock Album

WINNER

Green Day
For the album "American Idiot."

NOMINEES

Elvis Costello
For the album "Delivery Man."

Hoobastank
For the album "The Reason."

The Killers
For the album "Hot Fuss."

Velvet Revolver
For the album "Contraband."

Best Country Vocal Performance - Male

WINNER

Tim McGraw
For the song "Live Like You Were Dying."

NOMINEES

Johnny Cash
For the song "Engine One-Forty-Three" (Nominated posthumously).

Lyle Lovett
For the song "In My Own Mind."

Willie Nelson
For the song "You Are My Flower."

Keith Urban
For the song "You'll Think of Me."

Best Rap Album

WINNER

Kanye West
For the album "The College Dropout."

NOMINEES

Beastie Boys
For the album "To the 5 Boroughs."

Jay Z
For the album "The Black Album."

LL Cool J
For the album "The DEFinition."

Nelly
For the album "Suit."

Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals

WINNER

Ray Charles, Norah Jones
For the song "Here We Go Again" (Charles's win is posthumous).

NOMINEES

Johnny Cash, Joe Strummer
For the song "Redemption Song" (Cash and Strummer's nods are posthumous).

Ray Charles, Elton John
For the song "Sorry Seems To Be the Hardest Word" (Charles's nomination is posthumous).

Eric Clapton, Paul McCartney
For the song "Something."

Take 6, Stevie Wonder
For the song "Moon River."

Best Country Vocal Performance - Female

WINNER

Gretchen Wilson
For the song "Redneck Woman."

NOMINEES

Alison Krauss
For the song "You Will Be My Ain True Love."

Loretta Lynn
For the song "Miss Being Mrs."

Martina McBride
For the song "In My Daughter's Eyes."

Shania Twain
For the song "She's Not Just a Pretty Face."

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration

WINNER

Usher Raymond, Lil Jon, Ludacris
For the song "Yeah!".

NOMINEES

Jadakiss, Anthony Hamilton
For the song "Why."

Christina Milian, Fabolous
For the song "Dip It Low" (Remix).

Twista, Kanye West, Jamie Foxx
For the song "Slow Jamz."

Kanye West, Syleena Johnson
For the song "All Falls Down."

Best Country Collaboration with Vocals

WINNER

Loretta Lynn, Jack White
For the song "Portland, Oregon."

NOMINEES

Norah Jones, Dolly Parton
For the song "Creepin' In."

Alison Krauss, Shania Twain, Union Station
For the song "Coat of Many Colors."


Merle Haggard, Toby Keith, Willie Nelson
For the song "Pancho & Lefty."

Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group

WINNER

The Black Eyed Peas
For the song "Let's Get It Started."

NOMINEES

Beastie Boys
For the song "Ch-Check It Out."

The Roots
For the song "Don't Say Nuthin'."

Snoop Dogg, Pharrell Williams
For the song "Drop It Like It's Hot."

Terror Squad
For the song "Lean Back."

Best Hard Rock Performance

WINNER

Best R&B Vocal Performance - Male

WINNER

Prince
For the song "Call My Name."

NOMINEES

Anthony Hamilton
For the song "Charlene."

R. Kelly
For the song "Happy People."

Brian McKnight
For the song "What We Do Here."

Usher Raymond
For the song "Burn."

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

WINNER

Norah Jones
For the song "Sunrise."

NOMINEES

Björk
For the song "Oceania."

Sheryl Crow
For the song "The First Cut Is the Deepest."

Gwen Stefani
For the song "What You Waiting For?"

Joss Stone
For the song "You Had Me."

Best Spoken Word Album

NOMINEES

Steve Martin
For the Album "The Pleasure of My Company"

John Lithgow, Lily Tomlin, Tyne Daly
For the Album "The World According to Mr. Rogers"

Best R&B Vocal Performance - Female

WINNER

Alicia Keys
For the song "If I Ain't Got You."

NOMINEES

Janet Jackson
For the song "I Want You."

Teena Marie
For the song "I'm Still In Love."

Jill Scott
For the song "Whatever."

Angie Stone
For the song "U-Haul."

Best R&B Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group

WINNER

Alicia Keys, Usher Raymond
For the song "My Boo."

NOMINEES

Destiny's Child
For the song "Lose My Breath."

Earth Wind & Fire, Raphael Saadiq
For the song "Show Me the Way."

Floetry
For the song "Say Yes."

Alicia Keys, Tony! Toni! Toné!
For the song "Diary."

Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance

WINNER

Prince
For the song "Musicology."

NOMINEES

Anita Baker
For the song "You're My Everything."

Ray Charles, B.B. King
For the song "Sinner's Prayer" (Charles's nomination is posthumous).

Al Green
For the song "I Can't Stop."

Patti LaBelle
For the song "New Day."

Record of the Year

WINNER

John Burk (Producer), Ray Charles (Artist), Mark D. Fleming (Engineer/Mixer), Terry Howard (Engineer/Mixer), Norah Jones (Artist), Al Schmitt (Engineer/Mixer)
For the song "Here We Go Again" (Charles's win is posthumous).

Best Country Album

WINNER

Loretta Lynn
For the album "Van Lear Rose."

NOMINEES

Tim McGraw
For the album "Live Like You Were Dying."

Tift Merritt
For the album "Tambourine."

Keith Urban
For the album "Be Here."

Gretchen Wilson
For the album "Here For the Party."

Best Compilation Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media

WINNER

Garden State: Zach Braff (compilation producer)

NOMINEES

Cold Mountain: "various artists", T Bone Burnett (compilation producer)

De-Lovely: "various artists", Peter Asher (compilation producer), Stephen Endelman (compilation producer)

Kill Bill: Vol. 2: "various artists", Quentin Tarantino (compilation producer)

Shrek 2: "various artists", Andrew Adamson (compilation producer), Chris Douridas (compilation producer), Michael Ostin (compilation producer)

Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media

WINNER

NOMINEES

Cold Mountain: T Bone Burnett, Elvis Costello
For the song "The Scarlet Tide".

Cold Mountain: Sting
For the song "You Will Be My Ain True Love".

Shrek 2: David Bryson, Adam Duritz, David Immerglück, Matthew Malley, Dan Vickrey
For the song "Accidentally In Love".

The Triplets of Belleville: Benoît Charest, Sylvain Chomet
For the song "Belleville Rendez-Vous".

Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media

WINNER

NOMINEES




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