Grammy Nominations

January 07, 1994

Here are selected nominations for the 36th annual Grammy Awards:

* Record of the Year: "A Whole New World (Aladdin's Theme)," Peabo Bryson and Regina Belle, producer Walter Afanasieff; "I Will Always Love You," Whitney Houston, producer David Foster; "The River of Dreams," Billy Joel, producers Dan Kortchmar and Joe Nicolo; "If I Ever Lose My Faith in You," Sting, producers Hugh Padgham and Sting; "Harvest Moon," Neil Young, producers Neil Young and Ben Keith.

* Album of the Year: "Kamakiriad," Donald Fagen, producer Walter Becker; "The Bodyguard," Whitney Houston, producers David Foster, Narada Michael Walden, L.A. Reid, Babyface, Whitney Houston and BeBe Winans; "River of Dreams," Billy Joel, producers Dan Kortchmar, Billy Joel and Joe Nicolo; "Automatic for the People," R.E.M., producers Scott Litt and R.E.M.; "Ten Summoner's Tales," Sting, producers Hugh Padgham and Sting.

* Song of the Year: "Harvest Moon," Neil Young; "I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That)," Jim Steinman; "If I Ever Lose My Faith In You," Sting; "The River of Dreams," Billy Joel; "A Whole New World (Aladdin's Theme)," Alan Menken and Tim Rice.

* Best New Artist: Belly, Blind Melon, Toni Braxton, Digable Planets, SWV (Sisters With Voices).

* Best Pop Vocal Performance, Female: "Dreamlover," Mariah Carey; "I Don't Know Why," Shawn Colvin; "I Will Always Love You," Whitney Houston; "Miss Chatelaine," k.d. lang; "I Don't Wanna Fight," Tina Turner.

* Best Pop Vocal Performance, Male: "The Crying Game," Boy George; "The River of Dreams," Billy Joel; "Don't Take Away My Heaven," Aaron Neville; "Have I Told You Lately," Rod Stewart; "If I Ever Lose My Faith In You," Sting.

* Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal: "A Whole New World (Aladdin's Theme)," Peabo Bryson and Regina Belle; "When I Fall In Love," Celine Dion and Clive Griffin; "Man on the Moon," R.E.M.; "The Music of the Night," Barbra Streisand and Michael Crawford; "Love Is," Vanessa Williams and Brian McKnight.

* Best Traditional Pop Vocal Performance: "Steppin' Out," Tony Bennett; "Do You Miss New York?" Rosemary Clooney; "A Touch of Music in the Night," Michael Crawford; "Love Songs," Diane Schuur; "Back to Broadway," Barbra Streisand.

* Best Pop Instrumental Performance: "Got To Be There," George Benson; "Forever in Love," Kenny G; "Beauty and the Beast," James Galway; "Barcelona Mona," Bruce Hornsby and Branford Marsalis; "The Phantom of the Opera," The London Symphony Orchestra, Anthony Inglis, conductor.

* Best Rock Vocal Performance, Solo: "Steam," Peter Gabriel; "Are You Gonna Go My Way," Lenny Kravitz; "I'd Do Anything for Love," Meat Loaf; "Demolition Man," Sting; "All Along the Watchtower," Neil Young.

* Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal: "Livin' on the Edge," Aerosmith; "No Rain," Blind Melon; "My Back Pages," Bob Dylan, Roger McGuinn, Tom Petty, Neil Young, Eric Clapton and George Harrison; "Runaway Train," Soul Asylum; "Two Princes," Spin Doctors.

* Best Hard Rock Performance with Vocal: "Highway to Hell," AC-DC; "Leave It Alone," Living Colour; "Calling to You," Robert Plant; "Cherub Rock," Smashing Pumpkins; "Plush," Stone Temple Pilots.

* Best Metal Performance with Vocal: "Fear of the Dark," Iron Maiden; "Angry Again," Megadeth; "I Don't Want to Change the World," Ozzy Osbourne; "Institutionalized," Suicidal Tendencies; Thunder Kiss '65," White Zombie.

* Best Rock Instrumental Performance: "Boogie Man," Aerosmith; Heel Sneakers," Jeff Beck and Jed Leiber; "Speed of Light," Joe Satriani; "Purple Haze," Tangerine Dream; "Sofa," Zappa's Universe featuring Steve Vai.

* Best Alternative Music Album: "Star," Belly; "In Utero," Nirvana; "Automatic for the People," R.E.M.; "Siamese Dream," Smashing Pumpkins; Zooropa, U2.

* Best R&B Vocal Performance, Female: "Another Sad Love Song," Toni Braxton; "Someday We'll All Be Free," Aretha Franklin; "I'm Every Woman," Whitney Houston; "That's the Way Love Goes," Janet Jackson; "All Right Now," Patti LaBelle.

* Best R&B Vocal Performance, Male: "For the Cool in You," Babyface; "Can We Talk," Tevin Campbell; "A Song for You," Ray Charles; "Voodoo," Teddy Pendergrass; "How Deep is Your Love," Luther Vandross.

* Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal: "Let it Snow," Boyz II Men; "Sunday Morning," Earth, Wind & Fire; "Give it Up, Turn it Loose," En Vogue; "No Ordinary Love," Sade; "Anniversary," Tony Toni Tone.

* Best Rap Solo Performance: "Let Me Ride," Dr. Dre; "Stand by Your Man," LL Cool J; "Ruffneck," MC Lyte; "Ditty," Paperboy; "Just Da Pimpin' in Me," Sir Mix-A-Lot.

* Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group: "Revolution," Arrested Development; "Insane in the Brain," Cypress Hill; "Rebirth of Slick," Digable Planets; "Nuthin' But A 'G' Thang," Dr. Dre and Snoop Doggy Dog; "Hip Hop Hooray," Naughty By Nature.

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