Grammy Award for Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media

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Grammy Award for Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media
Awarded forquality compilation soundtrack albums
CountryUnited States
Presented by National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences
First awarded2000
Currently held by The Greatest Showman (2019)
Website grammy.com

The Grammy Award for Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media has been awarded since 2000. In 2000 the award was presented as the Grammy Award for Best Soundtrack Album, and from 2001 to 2011 as Best Compilation Soundtrack Album for Motion Pictures, Television or Other Visual Media.

Grammy Award Accolade by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences of the United States

A Grammy Award, or Grammy, is an award presented by The Recording Academy to recognize achievements in the music industry. The annual presentation ceremony features performances by prominent artists, and the presentation of those awards that have a more popular interest. The Grammys are the second of the Big Three major music awards held annually.

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From 2012, the category has been known as Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media.

Years reflect the year in which the Grammy Awards were presented, for music released in the previous year. The award is presented to the artist or artists of a majority of tracks and/or the producer or producers of a majority of tracks on the album. In the absence of either, then the award goes to the individual(s) actively responsible for the musical direction of the album. [1] Music supervisors will become eligible in this category starting in 2019. [2]

61st Annual Grammy Awards 61st Annual Grammy Awards for 2019

The 61st Annual Grammy Awards ceremony was held on February 10, 2019, at Staples Center in Los Angeles. Singer-songwriter Alicia Keys hosted. During her opening monologue Keys brought out Lady Gaga, Jada Pinkett Smith, Jennifer Lopez, and former First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama, each of whom spoke about impact that music had on their lives.

Recipients

Year [I] Winner(s)WorkNomineesRef.
2000 Phil Collins
 ·produced by Phil Collins & Mark Mancina
Tarzan [3]
2001 Various Artists
 ·produced by Cameron Crowe & Danny Bramson
Almost Famous [4]
2002 Various Artists
 ·engineered/mixed by Mike Piersante & Peter F. Kurland;
 ·produced by T-Bone Burnett
O Brother, Where Art Thou? [5]
2003 The Funk Brothers
 ·engineered/mixed by Kooster McAllister & Ted Greenberg;
 ·compilation produced by Ted Greenberg, Allan Slutsky & Harry Weinger
Standing in the Shadows of Motown [6]
2004 Various Artists
 ·engineered/mixed by Joel Moss & Dan Hetzel;
 ·compilation produced by Randy Spendlove & Ric Wake
Chicago [7]
2005 Various Artists
 ·compilation produced by Zach Braff
Garden State
[8]
2006 Various Artists
 ·compilation produced by James Austin, Stuart Benjamin & Taylor Hackford
Ray
[9]
2007 Joaquin Phoenix
 ·engineered/mixed by Mike Piersante;
 ·produced by T-Bone Burnett
Walk the Line
[10]
2008 The Beatles [lower-alpha 1]
 ·engineered/mixed by Paul Hicks
 ·produced by George Martin & Giles Martin
Love
[11]
2009 Various Artists
 ·produced by Jason Reitman, Margaret Yen & Peter Afterman
Juno [12]
2010 Various Artists
 ·engineered/mixed by H. Sridhar, P. A. Deepak & Vivianne Chaix;
 ·produced by A. R. Rahman
Slumdog Millionaire: Music from the Motion Picture
[13]
2011 Various Artists
 ·produced by Stephen Bruton & T Bone Burnett
Crazy Heart (soundtrack) [14]
2012 Various Artists
 ·engineered/mixed by Stewart Lerman;
 ·produced by Kevin Weaver, Randall Poster & Stewart Lerman
Boardwalk Empire: Volume 1
[15]
2013 Various Artists
 ·produced by Woody Allen
Midnight in Paris
[16]
2014 Dave Grohl [lower-alpha 2]
 ·engineered/mixed by James Brown;
 ·compilation produced by Butch Vig
Sound City: Real to Reel
[17]
2015 Various Artists
 ·compilation produced by Kristen Anderson-Lopez, Robert Lopez, Tom MacDougall & Chris Montan
Frozen
[17]
2016 Various Artists
 ·compilation produced by Julian Raymond
Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me [lower-alpha 3]
2017 (Miles Davis) & Various Artists
 ·compilation produced by Steve Berkowitz, Don Cheadle & Robert Glasper
Miles Ahead [lower-alpha 4]
2018 Marius de Vries & Justin Hurwitz (producers) La La Land [lower-alpha 5]
2019 Hugh Jackman & Various Artists

 ·compilation produced by Alex Lacamoire, Benj Pasek, Justin Paul & Greg Wells

The Greatest Showman [lower-alpha 6]

See also

The Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media is an honor presented to a composer or composers for an original score created for a film, TV show or series, video games or other visual media at the Grammy Awards, a ceremony that was established in 1958 and originally called the Gramophone Awards. Honors in several categories are presented at the ceremony annually by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences of the United States to "honor artistic achievement, technical proficiency and overall excellence in the recording industry, without regard to album sales or chart position".

Notes

  1. While the Beatles were the artists of a majority of the tracks on the album, because the recordings were all previously released they were ineligible for the award. Only George & Giles Martin and Paul Hicks were awarded Grammys for their work on the album.
  2. In 2014, the official Grammy Nominees list mentioned Dave Grohl as the sole nominee. During the award presentation, producer Butch Vig was also awarded. The official Grammy winners page lists both Grohl and Vig, as well as engineer/mixer James Brown as official winners.
  3. No individual nominations were listed in the 2016 Nominees List
  4. No individual nominations were listed in the 2017 Nominees List
  5. No individual nominations were listed in the 2018 Nominees List
  6. No individual nominations were listed in the 2019 Nominees List

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Throughout the history of the Grammy Awards, many significant records have been set. This page only includes the competitive awards which have been won by various artists. This does not include the various special awards that are presented by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences such as Lifetime Achievement Awards, Trustees Awards, Technical Awards or Legend Awards. The page however does include other non-performance related Grammys that may have been presented to the artist(s).

References

  1. http://www.grammy.org/recording-academy/announcement/category-mapper/new-category/124722/124829/%5B%5D
  2. Recording Academy Announces 61st GRAMMY Awards Update
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