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Published: 2/16/2016

SESAC Affiliates Shine at 58th Annual GRAMMY Awards

Congratulations to all of SESAC artists and songwriters who were victorious at the 58th Annual GRAMMY Awards last night from Staples Center in Los Angeles. Bob Dylan, Lalah Hathaway, The Steeldrivers and Snarky Puppy (with Metropole Orkest) all took home hardware for projects in their respective categories.  The star-studded awards featured memorable performances throughout the evening including tributes to David Bowie, B.B. King, Earth, Wind & Fire’s Maurice White and Glenn Frey of the Eagles.

Best Traditional R&B Performance
Lalah Hathaway
“Little Ghetto Boy”

Best Bluegrass Album
The Steeldrivers
The Muscle Shoals Recordings

Best Contemporary Instrumental Album
Snarky Puppy & Metropole Orkest

Best Historical Album
Bob Dylan, Marcus Mumford
Bob Dylan and the Band - The Basement Tapes Complete: The Bootleg Series Vol. 11

SESAC also congratulates our affiliates who contributed to GRAMMY-winning projects:

Best Rap Album
Lalah Hathaway
George Clinton
For their contribution to
To Pimp a Butterfly recorded by Kendrick Lamar

Best Country Album
Jerry Salley
For his contribution to
Traveller recorded by Chris Stapleton

Best Contemporary Christian Music Album
Jon White
Cole Walowac
Cary Barlowe
Bryan Fowler
Bart Millard
For their contribution to
This Is Not a Test recorded by tobymac

Best Latin Pop Album
Antonio Rayo Gibo
For his contribution to
A Quien Quiera Escuchar (Deluxe Edition) recorded by Ricky Martin

Best Regional Mexican Music Album (Including Tejano)
Cuauhtemoc Mexueiro
For his contribution to
Realidades recorded by Los Tigres Del Norte

Best Bluegrass Album

Jerry Salley
For his contribution to
The Muscle Shoals Recordings recorded by The Steeldrivers