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Grammys 2014

January 26th, 2014, byStaff

Applause to our guests who took home 2014 Grammys: Herb Alpert, Ben Harper with Charlie Musselwhite, Alicia Keys, Gregory Porter and Wayne Shorter. The legendary Carole King was also honored during the Grammy weekend festivities. Check out the roundup below of their visits with us.

 

Carole King
2014 MusiCares Person of the Year
The singer-songwriter and four-time Grammy winner was honored as the 2014 MusiCares Person of the Year, recognizing her accomplishments as an artist and humanitarian. Our conversation with her on the release of her memoir, A Natural Woman, is a must-see.
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Herb Alpert
Best Pop Instrumental Album – Recipient for “Steppin’ Out”

 

Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite
Best Blues Album – Recipient for “Get Up!”

 

Alicia Keys
Best R&B Album – Recipient for “Girl on Fire”

 

Gregory Porter
Best Jazz Vocal Album – Recipient for “Liquid Spirit”

 

Wayne Shorter
Best Improvised Jazz Solo – Recipient for “Orbits”

 

Kudos, as well, to other 2014 Grammy nominees who joined us last year. (Click on the name to view the guest show page.)

Terence Blanchard – Best Improvised Jazz Solo for “Don’t Run”

Mary J. Blige – Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for “Now or Never” (Kendrick Lamar featuring Mary J. Blige) & Album of the Year for “Good Kid, M.A.A.D City” (Kendrick Lamar collaboration)

Carol Burnett – Best Spoken Word Album (Includes Poetry, Audio Books & Storytelling) for Carrie and Me

Gloria Estefan – Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album for “The Standards” & Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s) for “What A Wonderful World”

Dave Koz – Best Pop Instrumental Album for “Summer Horns”

Snoop Lion – Best Reggae Album for “Reincarnated”

Miguel – Best R&B Performance for “How Many Drinks” (featuring Kendrick Lamar) & Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for “Power Trip” (J. Cole featuring Miguel)

Esa-Pekka Salonen – Best Orchestral Performance for “Lutoslawski: Symphony No. 1;” Best Contemporary Classical Composition for “Salonen, Esa-Pekka: Violin Concerto;” & Best Classical Instrumental Solo for “Salonen: Violin Concerto; Nyx”

 

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