44th Annual Grammy Awards

The 44th Annual Grammy Awards were held on February 27, 2002 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. The main recipient was Alicia Keys, winning five Grammys, including Best New Artist and Song of the Year for "Fallin'". U2 won four awards including Record of the Year and Best Rock Album.[1]

44th Annual Grammy Awards
Date February 27, 2002
Location Staples Center, Los Angeles, California
Hosted by Jon Stewart
Television/radio coverage
Network CBS

Award Winners


Record of the Year
Album of the Year
Song of the Year
Best New Artist


Best Alternative Music Album




  • From 1994 through 2003, see "Best Spoken Comedy Album" under the "Spoken" field, below.


Composing and arranging








Musical show

Music video

Best Short Form Music Video
Best Long Form Music Video
  • Recording The Producers - A Musical Romp With Mel BrooksMel Brooks
  • Rebel Music - The Bob Marley StoryBob Marley
    • Jeremy Marr, video director; Jeremy Marr, video producer
  • Freddie Mercury - The Untold StoryFreddie Mercury
    • Rudi Dolezal & Hannes Rossacher, video directors; Jim Beach & Rudi Dolezal, video producers
  • Play: The DVDMoby
    • Moby, video director; Moby & Jeff Rogers, video producers

New Age

Best New Age Album

Packaging and notes


Best Polka Album


Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
Best Male Pop Vocal Performance
Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal
Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals
Best Pop Instrumental Performance
Best Dance Recording

Steve Hodge (mixer), Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis (producers), & Janet Jackson (producer & artist) for "All for You"

Best Pop Vocal Album
Best Pop Instrumental Album

Production and engineering


Best Female R&B Vocal Performance
Best Male R&B Vocal Performance
Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal
Best R&B Song
Best R&B Album
Best Traditional R&B Vocal Album


Best Rap Solo Performance
Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Best Rap Album


Best Reggae Album


Best Female Rock Vocal Performance
Best Male Rock Vocal Performance
Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal
Best Rock Instrumental Performance
Best Hard Rock Performance
Best Metal Performance
Best Rock Song
Best Rock Album


Traditional Pop

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album


Special merit awards

Lifetime Achievement Award
Trustees Award
Tech Award
MusiCares Person of the Year
Recording Academy's Governors Award


Host Jon Stewart also did a skit mocking the new airport security measures put into place following September 11.


A ^Award recipients also include Alison Krauss & Union Station, Chris Sharp, Chris Thomas King, Emmylou Harris, Gillian Welch, Harley Allen, John Hartford, Mike Compton, Norman Blake, Pat Enright, Peasall Sisters, Ralph Stanley, Sam Bush, Stuart Duncan, The Cox Family, The Fairfield Four, The Whites & Tim Blake Nelson as the artists.


  1. ^ "2001 Grammy Award Winners". Grammy.com. Retrieved 1 May 2011.

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