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Published: 12/5/2008

SESAC congratulates all their affiliates up for Grammys, as well as those associated with Grammy-nominated projects!

Category 2
Album Of The Year
Tha Carter III
Lil Wayne
Producer: Swizz Beatz
[Universal Motown/Cash Money]

Category 4
Best New Artist
Lady Antebellum

Category 19
Best Rock Instrumental Performance
Hope (Live For The Art Of Peace)
Track from: Songs For Tibet: The Art Of Peace
[Art of Peace Foundation]

Category 27
Best Urban/Alternative Performance
Chrisette Michele Featuring will.i.am
Track from: I Am
[Def Jam]

Lovin You (Music)
Wayna Featuring Kokayi
Track from: Higher Ground
[Quiet Power Productions, LLC]

Category 38
Best Country Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocals
Love Don't Live Here
Lady Antebellum
Track from: Lady Antebellum
[Capitol Records Nashville]

Blue Side Of The Mountain
The SteelDrivers
Track from: The SteelDrivers

Category 46
Best Jazz Vocal Album
If Less Is More...Nothing Is Everything
Kate McGarry
[Palmetto Records]

Cassandra Wilson
[Blue Note]

Category 52
Best Gospel Song
Give Me Your Eyes
Brandon Heath & Jason Ingram, songwriters (Brandon Heath)
Track from: What If We
[Reunion Records; Publishers: Sitka6 Music/Peertunes/Grange Hill Music/Windsor Way Music]

Category 53
Best Rock Or Rap Gospel Album
We Need Each Other
Sanctus Real
[Sparrow Records]

Category 54
Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album
Opposite Way
[Essential Records]

Category 65
Best Banda Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
Tu Inspiracion
Alacranes Musical

Category 76
Best Polka Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
LynnMarie & Charlie Kelley As The Boxhounds
[Squeeze Records]

SESAC affiliates involved in Grammy-nominated projects:

Category 8
Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals
4 Minutes
Madonna, Justin Timberlake & Timbaland
Track from: Hard Candy
[Warner Bros]
contributing songwriter: Nate "Danja" Hills

Category 11
Best Pop Vocal Album
Long Road Out Of Eden
[Eagles Recording Company II]
contributing songwriter: John Brannen

Category 25
Best R&B Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocals 
Anthony David Featuring India.Arie
Track from: Acey Duecy
[Soulbird/ Universal Republic Records]
contributing songwriter: Earl Barlow

Category 30
Best Contemporary R&B Album 
Back Of My Lac'
J. Holiday
[Capitol Records]
contributing songwriter: Donnie Scantz

Category 35
Best Rap Album
Paper Trail
[Grand Hustle/Atlantic]
contributing songwriter: Nate “Danja” Hills

Category 54
Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album
What If We
Brandon Heath
[Reunion Records]
contributing songwriter: Jason Ingram

Category 58
Best Latin Pop Album
Palabras Del Silencio
Luis Fonsi
[Universal Music Latino]
contributing songwriter: Claudia Brant
contributing songwriter: Noel Schajris

Category 66
Best Traditional Blues Album
Pinetop Perkins & Friends
Pinetop Perkins & Friends
[Stoneagle Music/Telarc]
contributing songwriter: Robert Johnson

Category 68
Best Traditional Folk Album
Comedians & Angels
Tom Paxton
[Appleseed Recordings]
contributing songwriter:
George Wurzbach

Category 88
Best Recording Package
Hawk Nelson...Is My Friend!
Don Clark, art director (Hawk Nelson)
[BEC Recordings]