GRAMMY Awards Winners & Nominees for Best Comedy Album

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Best Comedy Album

 

63rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2020)
 
winner
Tiffany Haddish

Black Mitzvah

nominees

Patton Oswalt

I Love Everything

Jim Gaffigan

The Pale Tourist

Bill Burr

Paper Tiger

Jerry Seinfeld

23 Hours To Kill

62nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2019)
 
winner
Dave Chappelle

Sticks & Stones

nominees

Aziz Ansari

Right Now

GRAMMYs

Son Of Patricia

Jim Gaffigan

Quality Time

Ellen DeGeneres

Relatable

61st Annual GRAMMY Awards (2018)
 
winner
Dave Chappelle

Equanimity & The Bird Revelation

nominees

Patton Oswalt

Annihilation

Jim Gaffigan

Noble Ape

Standup For Drummers

Chris Rock

Tamborine

60th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2017)
 
winner
Dave Chappelle

The Age Of Spin & Deep In The Heart Of Texas

Rikki Hughes, Stan Lathan, Sina Sadighi, Carla Sims & Geof Wills, producers; Michael Abbott, engineer/mixer

nominees

Jerry Seinfeld

Jerry Before Seinfeld

Sarah Silverman

A Speck Of Dust

Kevin Hart

What Now?

Jim Gaffigan

Cinco

59th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2016)
 
winner
Patton Oswalt

Talking For Clapping

nominees

David Cross

...America...Great…

Margaret Cho

American Myth

Tig Notaro

Boyish Girl Interrupted

Amy Schumer

Live At The Apollo

58th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2015)
 
winner
Louis C.K.

Live At Madison Square Garden

nominees

Jay Mohr

Happy. And A Lot.

Just Being Honest

Lisa Lampanelli

Back To The Drawing Board

Wyatt Cenac

Brooklyn

57th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2014)
 
winner
Weird Al Yankovic, Rafael Serrano

Mandatory Fun

Weird Al Yankovic, producer; Rafael Serrano, Brian Warwick & Dave Way, engineers/mixers

nominees

Jim Gaffigan

Obsessed

Louis C.K.

Oh My God

Patton Oswalt

Tragedy Plus Comedy Equals Time

Sarah Silverman

We Are Miracles

56th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2013)
 
winner
Kathy Griffin

Calm Down Gurrl

Don Worsham, engineer/mixer

nominees

Tig Notaro

Live

Bob Saget

That's What I'm Talkin' About

I'm Here To Help

A Little Unprofessional

55th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2012)
 
winner

Blow Your Pants Off

Gerard Bradford, Mike DiCenzo, Jimmy Fallon & Lawrence Manchester, producers; Nick Brophy, Lawrence Manchester, engineers/mixers

nominees

Margaret Cho

Cho Dependent (Live In Concert)

Lewis Black

In God We Rust

Kathy Griffin

Kathy Griffin: Seaman 1st Class

Jim Gaffigan

Mr. Universe

Tenacious D

Rize Of The Fenix

54th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2011)
 
winner
Louis C.K.

Hilarious

Michelle Caputo, Shannon Hartman & Jack Vaughn, producers; Jon D'Uva, engineer/mixer

nominees

The Lonely Island

Turtleneck & Chain

Weird Al Yankovic

Alpocalypse

Patton Oswalt

Finest Hour

Kathy Griffin

Kathy Griffin: 50 & Not Pregnant

53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2010)
 
winner
Lewis Black

Stark Raving Black

nominees

Margaret Cho

Cho Dependent

Flight Of The Conchords

I Told You I Was Freaky

Kathy Griffin

Kathy Griffin Does The Bible Belt

Weapons Of Self Destruction

52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2009)
 
winner

A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift Of All!

nominees

Kathy Griffin

Suckin’ It For The Holidays

George Lopez

Tall, Dark & Chicano

Spinal Tap

Back From The Dead

Weird Al Yankovic

Internet Leaks

Patton Oswalt

My Weakness Is Strong

51st Annual GRAMMY Awards (2008)
 
winner
George Carlin

It's Bad For Ya

George Carlin, producer

nominees

Lewis Black

Anticipation

Flight Of The Conchords

Flight Of The Conchords

Kathy Griffin

For Your Consideration

Harry Shearer

Songs Of The Bushmen

50th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2007)
 
winner
Flight Of The Conchords, Matt Shane

The Distant Future

nominees

Steven Wright

I Still Have A Pony.

Harry Shearer

Songs Pointed & Pointless

George Lopez

America's Mexican

Lisa Lampanelli

Dirty Girl

49th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2006)
 
winner
Lewis Black, Scott Jacoby

The Carnegie Hall Performance

nominees

Bill Engvall
,
Jeff Foxworthy
,
Larry The Cable Guy

Blue Collar Comedy Tour - One For The Road

George Carlin

Life Is Worth Losing

Weird Al Yankovic

Straight Outta Lynwood

Weird Al Yankovic

You Can't Fix Stupid

48th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2005)
 
winner
Chris Rock, Prince Paul

Never Scared

Prince Paul, producer; Scott Harding, engineer/mixer

nominees

Larry The Cable Guy

The Right To Bare Arms

Rick Moranis

The Agoraphobic Cowboy

Family Guy Live In Vegas

(Various Artists)

Lewis Black

Luther Burbank Performing Arts Center Blues

47th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2004)
 
winner

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Presents...America: A Citizen's Guide To Democracy Inaction

Jon Stewart And The Cast Of The Daily Show

Charles de Montebello, engineer/mixer

nominees

Triumph The Insult Comic Dog

Come Poop With Me

Ellen DeGeneres

The Funny Thing Is...

Live At Carnegie Hall

Al Franken

The O'Franken Factor Factor - The Very Best Of The O'Franken Factor

46th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2003)
 
winner
Weird Al Yankovic

Poodle Hat

Weird Al Yankovic, producer

nominees

Margaret Cho

Revolution

David Cross

Shut Up, You F***ing Baby!

George Lopez

Team Leader

Garrison Keillor

A Life In Comedy

35th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1992)
 
winner
Peter Schickele

P.D.Q. Bach: Music For An Awful Lot Of Winds & Percussion

nominees

An Evening With George Burns (Album)

Jonathan Winters

Jonathan Winters Is Terminator 3 (Album)

Rita Rudner

Naked Beneath My Clothes (Album)

Weird Al Yankovic

Off The Deep End

34th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1991)
 
winner
Peter Schickele

P.D.Q. Bach: WTWP Classical Talkity-Talk Radio

nominees

Garrison Keillor

Local Man Moves To The City (Album)

George Carlin

Parental Advisory: Explicit Lyrics

When You Look Like Your Passport Photo, It's Time To Go Home (Album)

Jackie Mason

Brand New (Album)

33rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1990)
 
winner
Peter Schickele

P.D.Q. Bach: Oedipus Tex And Other Choral Calamities

nominees

Jonathan Winters

Jonathan Winters Into The...90's (Album)

Garrison Keillor

More News From Lake Wobegon (Album)

Bob And Ray

The Best Of Bob And Ray: Selections From A Career - Volume 4 (Album)

The Best Of Comic Relief '90 (Album)

(Various Artists)

32nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1989)
 
winner
Peter Schickele

P.D.Q. Bach: 1712 Overture & Other Musical Assaults

nominees

Motherhood: The Second Oldest Profession (Album)

Sam Kinison

Wild Thing (Single)

Sandra Bernhard

Without You I'm Nothing (Album)

Andrew Dice Clay

Dice (Album)

31st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1988)
 
winner

Good Morning, Vietnam

nominees

Weird Al Yankovic

Even Worse

Whoopi Goldberg

Fontaine: Why Am I Straight? (Album)

Jonathan Winters

Jonathan Winters Finally Captured

George Carlin

What Am I Doing In New Jersey? (Album)

30th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1987)
 
winner

A Night At The Met

nominees

Weird Al Yankovic

Polka Party!

Bob And Ray

The Best Of Bob And Ray - Volume One (Album)

Jackie Mason

The World According To Me! (Album)

Ray Stevens

Would Jesus Wear A Rolex? (Single)

29th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1986)
 
winner
Bill Cosby

Those Of You With Or Without Children, You'll Understand

nominees

Bob And Ray

Bob And Ray: A Night Of Two Stars Recorded Live At Carnegie Hall

Steven Wright

I Have A Pony (Album)

GRAMMYs

Mud Will Be Flung Tonight! (Album)

George Carlin

Playin' With Your Head (Album)

Rodney Dangerfield

Twist And Shout

28th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1985)
 
winner
Whoopi Goldberg

Whoopi Goldberg - Original Broadway Show Recording

nominees

Born In East L.A. (Single)

Weird Al Yankovic

Dare To Be Stupid (Album)

Joe Piscopo

Honeymooners Rap (Single)

You Look Marvelous (Single)

27th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1984)
 
winner
Weird Al Yankovic

nominees

Richard Pryor

Here And Now (Album)

Rick Dees

Hurt Me Baby - Make Me Write Bad Checks! (Album)

Rodney Dangerfield

Rappin' Rodney (Single)

The 3 Faces Of Al (Nick Danger) (Album)

26th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1983)
 
winner

Eddie Murphy: Comedian

nominees

Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby Himself (Album)

Monty Python

Monty Python's The Meaning Of Life (Album)

Throbbing Python Of Love (Album)

Joan Rivers

What Becomes A Semi-Legend Most? (Album)

25th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1982)
 
winner
Richard Pryor

Live On The Sunset Strip

nominees

George Carlin

A Place For My Stuff (Album)

Eddie Murphy (Album)

Great White North (Album)

Steve Martin

The Steve Martin Brothers (Album)

24th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1981)
 
winner
Richard Pryor

Rev. Du Rite

nominees

Airplane! (Comedy Dialog From The Original Soundtrack) (Album)

(Various Artists)

Mel Brooks

Mel Brooks' History Of The World Part I (Album)

Mel Brooks

The Inquisition (Track)

Urban Chipmunk (Album)

The Chipmunks

23rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1980)
 
winner
Rodney Dangerfield

No Respect

nominees

Richard Pryor

Holy Smoke (Album)

Live At St. Douglas Convent (Album)

Live From New York (Album)

Monty Python

Monty Python's Contractual Obligation Album (Album)

22nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1979)
 
winner

Reality...What A Concept

nominees

Ray Stevens

I Need Your Help Barry Manilow (Track)

Blues Brothers

Rubber Biscuit (Track)

Richard Pryor

Wanted (Album)

Steve Martin

Comedy Is Not Pretty (Album)

21st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1978)
 
winner
Steve Martin

A Wild And Crazy Guy

nominees

On Stage (Album)

Sex And Violins (Album)

The Rutles (All You Need Is Cash) (Album)

The Rutles

Richard Pryor

The Wizard Of Comedy (Album)

20th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1977)
 
winner
Steve Martin

Let's Get Small

nominees

George Carlin

On The Road (Album)

Saturday Night Live (Album)

Ernie Kovacs

The Ernie Kovacs Album (Album)

Richard Pryor

Are You Serious??? (Album)

19th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1976)
 
winner
Richard Pryor

Bicentennial Nigger

nominees

Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby Is Not Himself These Days-Rat Own, Rat Own. Rat Own (Album)

Goodbye Pop (Album)

Sleeping Beauty (Album)

Redd Foxx

You Gotta Wash Your Ass (Album)

18th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1975)
 
winner
Richard Pryor

Is It Something I Said?

nominees

Albert Brooks

A Star Is Bought (Album)

George Carlin

An Evening With Wally Londo Featuring Bill Slaszo (Album)

Monty Python

Matching Tie And Handkerchief (Album)

Modern Scream (Album)

17th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1974)
 
winner
Richard Pryor

That Nigger's Crazy

nominees

David Steinberg

Booga! Booga! (Album)

Cheech And Chong's Wedding Album (Album)

Mind Over Matter (Album)

Missing White House Tapes (Album)

16th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1973)
 
winner

Los Cochinos

Cheech & Chong

nominees

Child Of The 50's (Album)

Bill Cosby

Fat Albert (Album)

Lemmings (Album)

George Carlin

Occupation: Foole (Album)

Richard Nixon: A Fantasy (Album)

15th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1972)
 
winner
George Carlin

FM And AM

nominees

Carroll O'Connor
,
Rob Reiner

And That's The Truth (Album)

Big Bambu

Geraldine (Album)

14th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1971)
 
winner

This Is A Recording

nominees

Ajax Liquor Store (Single)

Cheech And Chong (Album)

Flip...The Flip Wilson Show (Album)

Bill Cosby

When I Was A Kid (Album)

13th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1970)
 
winner

The Devil Made Me Buy This Dress

nominees

Daddy Played First Base (Album)

I Am The President (Album)

Bill Cosby

Live At Madison Square Garden

Orson Welles

The Begatting Of The President (Album)

12th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1969)
 
winner
Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby

nominees

Lenny Bruce

Berkeley Concert

Don Rickles

Don Rickles Speaks! (Album)

Laugh-In '69 (Album)

Original TV Cast

W. C. Fields On Radio (Album)

W. C. Fields

11th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1968)
 
winner
Bill Cosby

To Russell, My Brother, Whom I Slept With

nominees

W.C.Fields Original Voice Tracks From Great Movies (Album)

W.C. Fields

Flip Wilson, You Devil You (Album)

Don Rickles

Hello Dummy! (Album)

Rowan And Martin Laugh-In (Album)

10th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1967)
 
winner
Bill Cosby

Revenge

nominees

Cowboys And Colored People (Album)

Lenny Bruce

Lenny Bruce In Concert

George Carlin

Take-Offs And Put-Ons

The Cockfight And Other Tall Tales (Album)

9th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1966)
 
winner
Bill Cosby

Wonderfulness

nominees

Wanted For Murder (Album)

Mrs. Miller

Downtown

Funny Way To Make An Album (Album)

Have A Laugh On Me (Album)

8th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1965)
 
winner
Bill Cosby

Why Is There Air?

nominees

Mom Always Liked You Best (Album)

Them Cotton Pickin' Days Is Over (Recorded Live At The Hungry I) (Album)

Welcome To The L.B.J. Ranch (Album)

Earl Doud And Alen Robin

You Don't Have To Be Jewish (Album)

(Various Artists)

7th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1964)
 
winner
Bill Cosby

I Started Out As A Child

nominees

Jonathan Winters

Whistle Stopping

Woody Allen

Woody Allen (Album)

GRAMMYs

For Swingin' Livers Only! (Album)

Ready Or Not, Here Comes Godfrey Cambridge (Album)

6th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1963)
 
winner
GRAMMYs

Hello Mudduh, Hello Faddah

nominees

Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby Is A Very Funny Fellow, Right! (Album)

Carl Reiner
,
Mel Brooks

Carl Reiner And Mel Brooks At The Cannes Film Festival (Album)

GRAMMYs

I Am The Greatest

Think Ethnic (Album)

5th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1962)
 
winner
Vaughn Meader

The First Family

nominees

GRAMMYs

My Son, The Folk Singer (Album)

Mike Nichols

Nichols And May Examine Doctors (Album)

Jonathan Winters

Another Day, Another World

Jonathan Miller
,
Dudley Moore

Beyond The Fringe (Album)

4th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1961)
 
winner
Mike Nichols

An Evening With Mike Nichols And Elaine May

nominees

Carl Reiner
,
Mel Brooks

2001 Years With Carl Reiner And Mel Brooks (Album)

Jonathan Winters

Here's Jonathan

Jose Jimenez The Astronaut

Stan Freberg

Stan Freberg Presents The United States Of America (Album)

3rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1960)
 
winner

Jonathan And Darlene Edwards In Paris

Jonathan & Darlene Edwards (Jo Stafford And Paul Weston)

winner
Bob Newhart

The Button-Down Mind Strikes Back!

nominees

GRAMMYs

An Evening Wasted With Tom Lehrer (Album)

Homer And Jethro At The Country Club (Album)

Stan Freberg

The Old Payola Roll Blues (Album)

Carl Reiner
,
Mel Brooks

2000 Year Old Man (Album)

The Edge Of Shelley Berman (Album)

Jonathan Winters

The Wonderful World Of Jonathan Winters

Alvin For President

David Seville And The Chipmunks

2nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1959)
 
winner

The Battle Of Kookamonga

winner

Inside Shelley Berman

nominees

A Party With Betty Comden And Adolph Green (Album)

Charlie Weaver Sings For His People (Album)

Monster Rally (Album)

Musically Mad

Bernie Green And The Stereo Madmen

Hamlet (Album)

Look Forward In Anger (Album)

Lenny Bruce

Sick Humor

Stan Freberg

Stan Freberg With Original Cast (Album)

1st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1958)
 
winner

The Chipmunk Song

David Seville & The Chipmunks (Ross Bagdasarian, Sr.)

nominees

Stan Freberg

Best Of The Stan Freberg Shows (Album)

Stan Freberg

Green Christmas (Album)

Mike Nichols

Improvisations To Music (Album)

The Future Lies Ahead (Album)