Winners

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Best Traditional Folk Album incl. Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording/Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording

 

53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2010)
 
winner

Genuine Negro Jig

Carolina Chocolate Drops

Carolina Chocolate Drops (Dom Flemons, Rhiannon Giddens, Justin Robinson), artist. Ryan Freeland, engineer/mixer. Joe Henry, producer.

52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2009)
 
winner

High Wide & Handsome: The Charlie Poole Project

Loudon Wainwright III

Loudon Wainwright, artist. Alex Venguer & Scott Lehrer, engineers/mixers. Dick Connette, producer.

51st Annual GRAMMY Awards (2008)
 
winner

At 89

Pete Seeger

Pete Seeger, artist. David Bernz & Jonathon Dickau, engineers. David Bernz, Jim Musselman & Pete Seeger, producers.

50th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2007)
 
winner

Dirt Farmer

Levon Helm

Levon Helm, artist. Justin Guip, engineer. Amy Helm & Larry Campbell, producers.

49th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2006)
 
winner
Bruce Springsteen

We Shall Overcome - The Seeger Sessions

Bruce Springsteen, artist. Bob Clearmountain & Toby Scott, engineers/mixers.

48th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2005)
 
winner

Fiddler's Green

Tim O'Brien

Tim O'Brien, artist. Gary Paczosa, engineer/mixer.

47th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2004)
 
winner

Beautiful Dreamer - The Songs Of Stephen Foster

Various Artists

David Macias, Steve Fishell & Tamara Saviano, producers.

46th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2003)
 
winner

Wildwood Flower

June Carter Cash

June Carter Cash, artist. Chuck Turner, engineer/mixer. John Carter Cash, producer.

45th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2002)
 
winner

Legacy

Doc Watson & David Holt

David Holt & Doc Watson, artists. Steven Heller, engineer/mixer. Steven Heller, producer.

44th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2001)
 
winner
T Bone Burnett

Down From The Mountain

(Various Artists)

T Bone Burnett, producer. Mike Piersante, engineer.

43rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2000)
 
winner

Public Domain - Songs From The Wild Land

Dave Alvin

Dave Alvin, artist. Mark Linett, engineer.

42nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1999)
 
winner

Press On

June Carter Cash

June Carter Cash, artist.

41st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1998)
 
winner

Long Journey Home

The Chieftains

Chieftains (Derek Bell, Kevin Conneff, Martin Fay, Sean Keane, Matt Molloy, Paddy Moloney), artist.

40th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1997)
 
winner

L'amour Ou La Folie

BeauSoleil

Beausoleil (Tommy Alesi, Jimmy Breaux, David Doucet, Michael Doucet, Al Tharp, Billy Ware), artist.

39th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1996)
 
winner

Pete

Pete Seeger

Pete Seeger, artist.

38th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1995)
 
winner

South Coast

Ramblin' Jack Elliott

Ramblin' Jack Elliott, artist.

37th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1994)
 
36th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1993)
 
winner

The Celtic Harp

The Chieftains

Chieftains (Derek Bell, Kevin Conneff, Martin Fay, Sean Keane, Matt Molloy, Paddy Moloney), artist.

35th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1992)
 
winner

An Irish Evening - Live At The Grand Opera House, Belfast

The Chieftains

Chieftains (Derek Bell, Kevin Conneff, Martin Fay, Sean Keane, Matt Molloy, Paddy Moloney), artist.

34th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1991)
 
winner

The Civil War - Original Soundtrack

(Various Artists)

John Colby & Ken Burns, producers.

33rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1990)
 
winner

On Praying Ground

Doc Watson

Doc Watson, artist.

32nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1989)
 
winner

Le Mystere Des Voix Bulgares, Vol. II

(Bulgarian State Female Vocal Choir)

Marcel Cellier, producer.

31st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1988)
 
winner

Folkways -- A Vision Shared: A Tribute To Woody Guthrie & Leadbelly

(Various Artists)

Don DeVito, Harold Leventhal, Joe McEwen & Ralph Rinzler, producers.

30th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1987)
 
winner

Shaka Zulu

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Ladysmith Black Mambazo, artist.

29th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1986)
 
winner

Riding The Midnight Train

Doc Watson

Doc Watson, artist.

28th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1985)
 
winner

My Toot Toot

Rockin' Sidney

Rockin' Sidney, artist.

27th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1984)
 
winner

Elizabeth Cotten Live!

Elizabeth Cotten

Elizabeth Cotten, artist.

26th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1983)
 
winner

I'm Here

Clifton Chenier & His Red Hot Louisiana Band

Clifton Chenier, artist.

25th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1982)
 
winner

Queen Ida & The Bon Temps Zydeco Band On Tour

Queen Ida

Queen Ida (Guillary), artist.

24th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1981)
 
winner
B.B. King

There Must Be A Better World Somewhere

B.B. King, artist.

23rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1980)
 
winner

Rare Blues

(Various Artists)

Norman Dayron, producer.

22nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1979)
 
winner

Muddy "Mississippi" Waters Live

Muddy Waters

Muddy Waters, artist.

21st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1978)
 
winner

I'm Ready

Muddy Waters

Muddy Waters, artist.

20th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1977)
 
winner

Hard Again

Muddy Waters

Muddy Waters, artist.

19th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1976)
 
winner

Mark Twang

John Hartford

John Hartford, artist.

18th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1975)
 
winner

The Muddy Waters Woodstock Album

Muddy Waters

Muddy Waters, artist.

17th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1974)
 
winner

Two Days In November

Merle Watson & Doc Watson

Doc Watson & Merle Watson, artists.

16th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1973)
 
winner

Then And Now

Doc Watson

Doc Watson, artist.

15th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1972)
 
winner

The London Muddy Waters Session

Muddy Waters

Muddy Waters, artist.

14th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1971)
 
winner

They Call Me Muddy Waters

Muddy Waters

Muddy Waters, artist.

13th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1970)
 
winner

Good Feelin'

T-Bone Walker

T-Bone Walker, artist.