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The complete list of nominees

December 05, 2003

Best Southern, Country or Bluegrass Gospel Album: "Wondrous Love," Blue Highway; "The Walk," the Crabb Family; "A Cappella," Gaither Vocal Band; "Always Hear the Harmony: The Gospel Sessions," Engelbert Humperdinck, The Blackwood Brothers Quartet, the Jordanaires and the Light Crust Doughboys; "Rise and Shine," Randy Travis.

Traditional Soul Gospel Album: "It's Your Time," Luther Barnes & the Sunset Jubilaires; "Go Tell It on the Mountain," the Blind Boys of Alabama; "Shirley Caesar and Friends," Shirley Caesar and Friends; "Believe," Aaron Neville; "Songs to Edify," the Sensational Nightingales; "Gotta Serve Somebody -- The Gospel Songs of Bob Dylan," various artists (Joel Moss, producer).

Contemporary Soul Gospel Album: "Follow the Star," T.D. Jakes and various artists; " ... Again," Donnie McClurkin; "Make Me Better," Ann Nesby; "The Gospel According to Jazz Chapter II," Kirk Whalum; "Bringing It All Together," Vickie Winans.

Gospel Choir or Chorus Album: "Blessed by Association," John P. Kee, choir director, New Life; "CeCe Winans Presents ... the Born Again Church Choir," Cedric Sesley and Gavin Sesley, choir directors, Born Again Choir; "Live In Nashville," Percy Gray Jr., William Hamilton, Felica Welch and Feranda Williamson, choir directors, Chicago Mass Choir; "Speak Life," Joe Pace, choir director, Colorado Mass Choir; "A Wing and a Prayer," Bishop T.D. Jakes, choir director, the Potter's House Mass Choir.


Latin Pop Album: "Sincero," Chayanne; "Lo Que Te Conte Mientras Te Hacias La Dormida," La Oreja De Van Gogh; "Natalia Lafourcade," Natalia Lafourcade; "33," Luis Miguel; "No Es Lo Mismo," Alejandro Sanz.

Latin Rock/Alternative Album: "Proyecto Akwid," Akwid; "Cuatro Caminos," Cafe Tacuba; "Siempre Es Hoy," Gustavo Cerati; "Superriddim Internacional," El Gran Silencio; "Dance and Dense Denso," Molotov; "President Alien," Yerba Buena.

Traditional Tropical Latin Album: "Buenos Hermanos," Ibrahim Ferrer; "Poetas Del Son," Septeto Nacional Ignacio Pineiro; "Pasado y Presente," Soneros De Verdad Presents Rubalcaba; "Barbarito Torres," Barbarito Torres; "Bajando Gervasio," Amadito Valdes.

Salsa/Merengue Album: "Regalo Del Alma," Celia Cruz; "Latin Songbird -- Mi Alma y Corazon," India; "Le Preguntaba A La Luna," Victor Manuelle; "Tequila y Ron ... A Tribute to Jose Alfredo Jimenez," Ismael Miranda; "Perseverancia," Tito Rojas; "Musica Universal," Truco & Zaperoko.

Mexican/Mexican-American Album: "Siempre Arriba," Bronco El Gigante De America; "Nuestro Destino Estaba Escrito," Intocable; "La Reina Del Sur," Los Tigres Del Norte; "Imperio," Los Tucanes De Tijuana; "Afortunado," Joan Sebastian.

Tejano Album: "Frijoles Romanticos," Frijoles Romanticos; "Un Poco De Cambio," Eddie Gonzalez; "Si Me Faltas Tu," Jimmy Gonzalez y El Grupo Mazz; "Despues De Todo," Milagro; "Montame," Bobby Pulido.


Traditional Blues Album: "Rock 'n' Roll City," Eddy "The Chief" Clearwater featuring Los Straitjackets; "Blues Singer," Buddy Guy; "Goin' to Kansas City," Jay McShann; "That's Right!" Roomful of Blues; "Lookin' for Trouble!" Kim Wilson.

Contemporary Blues Album: "So Many Rivers," Marcia Ball; "Let's Roll," Etta James; "The Road We're On," Sonny Landreth; "Rediscovered," Howard Tate; "Wait for Me," Susan Tedeschi.


Traditional Folk Album: "Wildwood Flower," June Carter Cash; "Any Old Time," Steve Forbert; "Bon Reve," Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys; "The Three Pickers," Earl Scruggs, Doc Watson and Ricky Skaggs; "Seeds: The Songs of Pete Seeger, Volume 3," Pete Seeger & Friends.

Contemporary Folk Album: "Rules of Travel," Rosanne Cash; "Stumble Into Grace," Emmylou Harris; "Looking for the Moon," Tom Paxton; "World Without Tears," Lucinda Williams; "The Wind," Warren Zevon.

Native American Music Album: "Reveal His Glory," Tom Bee; "Flying Free," Black Eagle; "Brotherhood," Black Lodge Singers; "Sanctuary," R. Carlos Nakai; "Still Rezin', " Northern Cree.


Reggae Album: "Friends for Life," Buju Banton; "Freeman," Burning Spear; "Dutty Rock," Sean Paul; "Ain't Givin' Up," Third World; "No Holding Back," Wayne Wonder.


Traditional World Music Album: "Kassi Kasse," Kasse Mady Diabate; "Jibaro Hasta El Hueso: Mountain Music of Puerto Rico," Ecos De Borinquen; "The Rain," Ghazal; "Capoeira Angola 2 -- Brincando Na Roda," Grupo de Capoeira Angola Pelourinho; "Without You," Masters of Persian Music; "Sacred Tibetan Chant," the Monks of Sherab Ling Monastery.

Contemporary World Music Album: "Voz D'Amor," Cesaria Evora; "The Intercontinentals," Bill Frisell; "Nothing's in Vain (Coono du Reer)," Youssou N'Dour; "Specialist in All Styles," Orchestra Baobab; "Live in Bahia," Caetano Veloso.


Best Album: "Versalicious!" Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones; "Polkas in Black and White," Jerry Darlak and the Touch; "LynnMarie & The Boxhounds," LynnMarie; "Just for You," Walter Ostanek & Bob Kravos; "Strike Up the Band," Dennis Polisky & the Maestro's Men; "Let's Polka 'Round," Jimmy Sturr.

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