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The 54th Grammy Nominees (for 2011) that have played at Calvin College (22 nominations, 17 artists)

Friday, December 02, 2011

The Grammy Nominations were announced Wednesday night, so we decided to make a list of artist who are nominees and have performed at Calvin. Some of them in the quite recent past.

Best Dance/Electronica AlbumZonoscope Cut Copy

Best Rock Performance – “Down By The Water” The Decemberists

Best Rock Song - “Down By The Water” The Decemberists

Best Rock AlbumThe Whole Love Wilco

Best Alternative Music AlbumCodes and Keys Death Cab For Cutie

Best Rap Performance – “The Show Goes On” Lupe Fiasco

Best Rap Song - “The Show Goes On” Lupe Fiasco

Best Rap AlbumLASERS Lupe Fiasco

Best Country Duo/Group Performance – “Barton Hallow” The Civil Wars

Best Country Song – “God Gave Me You” written by Dave Barnes

Best Contemporary Christian Music AlbumGhosts Upon the Earth Gungor

Best Americana AlbumHard Bargain Emmylou Harris

Best Bluegrass AlbumSleep With One Eye Open Chris Thile (formerly of Nickel Creek) & Michael Daves

Best Blues AlbumThe Reflection Keb Mo

Best Folk AlbumBarton Hallow The Civil Wars, I’ll Never Get Out of This World Alive Steve Earle, Helplessness Blues Fleet Foxes, The Harrow & The Harvest Gillian Welch

Best World Music AlbumSongs from a Zulu Farm Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Best Instrumental Composition – “Life in Eleven” Béla Fleck & the Flecktones

Best Engineered Album, Non-ClassicalThe Harrow & the Harvest Gillian Welch

Best Short Form Music Video – “All Is Not Lost” OK GO

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1 comment on "The 54th Grammy Nominees (for 2011) that have played at Calvin College (22 nominations, 17 artists)"
  • As a student at Calvin, I want to express my sincere appreciation to the SAO and all people involved in bringing these wonderful artists to Calvin. It is awesome so have such great line ups every semester. We are so thankful!

    Posted by ... on 07/26 at 07:11 PM