1st Annual Grammy Awards

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1st Annual Grammy Awards
Date May 4, 1959
Location Beverly Hilton Hotel, Los Angeles & New York
Host Mort Sahl
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The 1st Annual Grammy Awards were held on May 4, 1959. They recognized musical accomplishments by performers for the year 1958. Domenico Modugno, Henry Mancini, Ella Fitzgerald and Ross Bagdasarian, Sr. each won 2 awards.12

Award winners

Children's

Comedy

Composing and arranging

Country

Jazz

Musical show

Packaging and notes

Pop

Production and engineering

R&B

Best Rhythm & Blues Performance

Spoken

References

  1. ^ Dornbrook, Don (24 May 1959). "And Now the Grammy Awards". The Milwaukee Journal. Retrieved 1 May 2011. 
  2. ^ "1958 Grammy Winners". Grammy.com. Retrieved 1 May 2011. 







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