2013 GRAMMY Awards Nominees

Purdue Convocations is pleased to announce that among this year’s GRAMMY-nominated artists, there are 15 artists that have performed at Purdue University!

1. AVICII / Best Dance Recording
2. Dierks Bentley / Best Country Solo Performance
3. Esperanza Spalding / Best Jazz Vocal Album
4. Casting Crowns / Best Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music Performance
5. TobyMac / Best Contemporary Christian Music Album
6. Carolina Chocolate Drops / Best Folk Album
7. Chris Thile (of the Punch Brothers) / Best Folk Album (With Yo-Yo Ma, Stuart Duncan, and Edgar Meyer)
8. Lewis Black / Best Comedy Album
9. Jim Gaffigan / Best Comedy Album
10. Dave Brubeck / Best Instrumental Composition
11. Jason Mraz / Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical
12. Brentano String Quartet (See them live on April 11!) / Best Engineered Album, Classical
13. Old Crow Medicine Show / Best Long Form Music Video (With Mumford & Sons and Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros)
14. Noam Pikelny (of the Punch Brothers) / Best Bluegrass Album
15. Anoushka Shankar / Best World Music Album

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