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31st Grammy Awards - 1989

presented February 22, 1989



Album of the Year

Faith
George Michael

George Michael - 'Faith'
iTunes
Amazon.mp3
other nominees:
Tracy Chapman - Tracy Chapman
Bobby McFerrin - Simple Pleasures
Sting - Nothing Like The Sun
Steve Winwood - Roll With It
Record of the Year

"Don't Worry Be Happy"
Bobby McFerrin
[ from
Simple Pleasures ]

Bobby McFerrin - Simple Pleasures
iTunes / Amazon.mp3
other nominees:
Anita Baker - "Giving You The Best That I Got"
Tracy Chapman - "Fast Car"
Michael Jackson - "Man In The Mirror"
Steve Winwood - "Roll With It"
Song of the Year
(awarded to the songwriter)

"Don't Worry Be Happy"
(
Bobby McFerrin)
[ from
Simple Pleasures ]

Bobby McFerrin - Simple Pleasures
iTunes / Amazon.mp3
other nominees:
"Be Still My Beating Heart" (Sting)
"Fast Car" (
Tracy Chapman)
"Giving You The Best That I Got" (
Anita Baker, Skip Scarborough & Randy Holland)
"Piano In The Dark" (Brenda Russell & Scott Cutler)
Best New Artist

Tracy Chapman

Tracy Chapman - Tracy Chapman
iTunes / Amazon.mp3
other nominees:
Rick Astley
Toni Childs
Take 6
Vanessa Williams
Best Pop Vocal Performance - Female

"Fast Car"
Tracy Chapman
[ from
Tracy Chapman ]

Tracy Chapman - Tracy Chapman
iTunes / Amazon.mp3
other nominees:
Taylor Dayne - "Tell It To My Heart"
Joni Mitchell - Chalk Mark In A Rain Storm
Brenda Russell - "Get Here"
Whitney Houston - "One Moment In Time"
Best Pop Vocal Performance - Male

"Don't Worry Be Happy"
Bobby McFerrin
[ from
Simple Pleasures ]

Bobby McFerrin - Simple Pleasures
iTunes / Amazon.mp3
other nominees:
Phil Collins - "A Groovy Kind Of Love"
George Michael - "Father Figure"
Sting - "Be Still My Beating Heart"
Steve Winwood - "Roll With It"
Best Pop Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group

Brasil
Manhattan Transfer

Manhattan Transfer - 'Brasil'
iTunes / Amazon.mp3
other nominees:
Beach Boys - "Kokomo"
Escape Club - "Wild, Wild West"
Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine - "Anything For You"
Brenda Russell & Joe Esposito - "Piano In The Dark"
Best Pop Instrumental Performance

Close Up
David Sanborn

David Sanborn - 'Close Up'
iTunes / Amazon.mp3
other nominees:
Kenny G - Silhouette
M/A/R/R/S - "Pump Up The Volume"
Mike Post -
Music From LA Law And Otherwise
Joe Satriani - "Always With Me, Always With You"
Best R&B Vocal Performance - Female

"Giving You The Best That I Got"
Anita Baker
[ from
Giving You The Best That I Got ]

Anita Baker - Giving You The Best That I Got other nominees:
Taylor Dayne - "I'll Always Love You"
Pebbles - "Girlfriend"
Karyn White - "The Way You Love Me"
Vanessa Williams - "The Right Stuff"
Best R&B Vocal Performance - Male

Introducing The Hardline According To...
Terence Trent D'Arby

Terence Trent D'Arby - The Hardline According To.... other nominees:
Al B. Sure! - "Nite And Day"
Teddy Pendergrass -
Joy
Luther Vandross - Any Love
Stevie Wonder - Characters
Best R&B Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group

"Love Overboard"
Gladys Knight & The Pips
[ from
All Our Love ]

Gladys Knight & The Pips - All Our Love other nominees:
Robert Cray Band - "Acting This Way"
E.U. - "Da Butt"
The Jets - "Rocket 2 U"
New Edition - "If It Isn't Love"
Best R&B Song
(awarded to songwriter)

"Give You The Best That I Got"
(
Anita Baker, Skip Scarborough & Randu Holland)
[ from
Giving You The Best That I Got ]

Anita Baker - Giving You The Best That I Got other nominees:
"Any Love" (Luther Vandross & Marcus Miller)
"Don't Be Cruel" (
Babyface, L.A. Reid & Daryl Simmons)
"I'll Always Love You" (Jimmy George)
"Just Got Paid" (Johnny Kemp & Gene Griffin)
Best R&B Instrumental Performance

"Light Years"
Chick Corea

[ from
Priceless Jazz ]

Chick Corea - Priceless Jazz other nominees:
Gerald Albright - "So Amazing"
Cornell Dupree & Who It Is -
Coast To Coast
George Howard -
Reflections
Paul Jackson, Jr. -
I Came To Play
Doc Powell - "What's Going On"
Best Country Vocal Performance - Female

"Hold Me"
K.T. Oslin

[ from
This Woman ]

K.T. Oslin - Greatest Hits other nominees:
Emmylou Harris - "Back In Baby's Arms"
k.d. lang - "I'm Down To My Last Cigarette"
Reba McEntire - Reba
Tanya Tucker - "Strong Enough To Bend"
Best Country Vocal Performance - Male

Old 8 x 10
Randy Travis

Randy Travis - Old 8 X 10 other nominees:
Rodney Crowell - Diamonds And Dirt
Lyle Lovett -
Pontiac
Dan Seals - "Addicted"
Dwight Yoakam -
Buena Noches From A Lonely Room
Best Country Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group

"Give A Little Love"
The Judds

[ from
Greatest Hits ]

The Judds - Greatest Hits other nominees:
Forester Sisters - Sincerely
Highway 101 -
Highway 101, Vol. 2
Oak Ridge Boys - "Gonna Take A Lot Of River"
Restless Heart -
Big Dreams In A Small Town
Best Country Song
(awarded to the songwriter)

"Hold Me"
(K.T. Oslin)

[ from
This Woman ]

K.T. Oslin - Greatest Hits other nominees:
"Chisled In Stone" (Vern Gosdin & Max Barnes)
"I Couldn't Leave You If I Tried" (Rodney Crowell)
"She's No Lady" (Lyle Lovett)
"Streets Of Bakersfield" (Homer Joy)
Best Rock Vocal Performance - Female

Tina Live In Europe
Tina Turner

Tina Turner - Tina Live In Europe other nominees:
Pat Benatar - "All Fired Up"
Toni Childs - "Don't Walk Away"
Melissa Etheridge - "Bring Me Some Water"
Sinéad O'Connor - The Lion And The Cobra
Best Rock Vocal Performance - Male

"Simply Irresistable"
Robert Palmer
[ from Heavy Nova ]

Robert Palmer - Heavy Nova other nominees:
Eric Clapton - "After Midnight"
Joe Cocker - Unchain My Heart
Robbie Robertson - Robbie Robertson
Rod Stewart - "Forever Young"
Best Rock Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group

"Desire"
U2
[ from Rattle & Hum ]

U2 - Rattle & Hum other nominees:
INXS - Kick
Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - "I Hate Myself For Loving You"
Little Feat -
Let It Roll
Midnight Oil - "Beds Are Burning"
Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance

Crest Of A Knave
Jethro Tull

Jethro Tull - Crest Of A Knave other nominees:
AC/DC - Blow Up Your Video
Jane's Addiction - Nothing's Shocking
Metallica - ...And Justice For All
Iggy Pop - "Cold Metal"
Best Rock Instrumental Performance

Blues For Salvador
Carlos Santana

Carlos Santana - Blues For Salvador other nominees:
Jeff Healey Band - "Hideaway"
Jimmy Page - "Writes Of Winter"
Joe Striani -
Surfing With The Alien
Frank Zappa -
Guitar
Best Rap Performance

"Parents Just Don't Understand"
D.J. Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince

D.J. Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - He's The DJ, I'm The Rapper other nominees:
J.J. Fad - "Supersonic"
Kool Moe Dee - "Wild, Wild West"
LL Cool J - "Going Back To Cali"
Salt-N-Pepa - "Push It"

click on categories for past Grammy winners

a complete list of all categories (including jazz, gospel and classical) can be found at http://www.grammy.com/

ARC Weekly Top 40 Charts For 1989

Top Songs of 1989: 1-100 and 101-238

16th American Music Awards - MTV Video Music Awards



 
 

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