Grammy

Béla Fleck has been nominated in more categories than any other musician in Grammy history. See below for a complete list of his Grammy awards and nominations.

Grammy Awards

1995- Best Country Instrumental Performance Hightower by Asleep at the Wheel with Béla Fleck and Johnny Gimble.

1996 – Best Pop Instrumental Performance The Sinister Minister by Béla Fleck and the Flecktones (with Sam Bush & Paul McCandless)

1997 – Best Southern, Country Or Bluegrass Gospel Album Amazing Grace 2 – A Country Salute To Gospel by David Corlew & Peter York, compilation producers.

1998 – Best Instrumental Composition Almost 12 by Béla Fleck, Future Man & Victor Lemonte Wooten, composers.

2000 – Best Contemporary Jazz Album Outbound by Béla Fleck and the Flecktones

2000 – Best Country Instrumental Performance Leaving Cottondale by Alison Brown and Béla Fleck

2001 – Best Instrumental Arrangement Doctor Gradus Ad Parnassum from Children’s Corner Suite (Debussy) by Béla Fleck and Edgar Meyer

2001 – Best Classical Crossover Album Perpetual Motion by Béla Fleck with Edgar Meyer, Joshua Bell, and others

2006 – Best Contemporary Jazz Album The Hidden Land by Béla Fleck and the Flecktones

2007 – LATIN GRAMMY: Mejor Álbum Instrumental The Enchantment (Béla Fleck & Chick Corea, artists. Bernie Kirsh, engineer. Béla Fleck & Chick Corea, producers.)

2009 – Best Pop Instrumental Album Jingle All The Way by Béla Fleck and the Flecktones

2010 – Best Pop Instrumental Performance Throw Down Your Heart by Béla Fleck

2010 – Best Contemporary World Music Album Throw Down Your Heart: Tales From The Acoustic Planet, Vol. 3 by Béla Fleck

2011 – Best Contemporary World Music Album Throw Down Your Heart, Africa Sessions Part 2: Unreleased Track by Béla Fleck

2012 – Best Instrumental Composition Life in Eleven by Béla Fleck and Howard Levy

Grammy Nominations

2009 – Best Contemporary World Music Album Throw Down Your Heart

2009 – Best Pop Instrumental Performance Throw Down Your Heart

2009 – Best Classical Crossover Album The Melody Of Rhythm

2008 – Best Pop Instrumental Album Jingle All The Way

2008 – Best Country Instrumental Performance Sleigh Ride (from Jingle All The Way)

2006 – Best Pop Instrumental Subterfuge (from The Hidden Land)

2005 – Best Country Instrumental Who’s Your Uncle (from Best Kept Secret by Jerry Douglas)

2005 – Best Contemporary Jazz Album Soulgrass by Bill Evans (co-produced by Béla)

2002 – Best Country Instrumental Performance Bear Mountain Hop (from The Country Bears Soundtrack)

2000 – Best Pop Instrumental Zona Mona (from Outbound)

1999 – Best Bluegrass Bluegrass Sessions

1998 – Best Pop Instrumental Big Country (from Left Of Cool)

1998 – Best Country Instrumental The Ride (from Restless On the Farm by Jerry Douglas)

1996 – Best World Music Tabula Rasa

1995 – Best Country Instrumental Cheeseballs In Cowtown (from The Bluegrass Sessions: Tales from the Acoustic Planet, Vol. 2)

1994 – Best Spoken Word For Children The Creation by Amy Grant

1992 – Best Jazz Instrumental Magic Fingers (from UFO Tofu)

1991 – Best Jazz Album Flight of the Cosmic Hippo

1991 – Best Jazz Instrumental Blu-Bop

1990 – Best Jazz Album Béla Fleck & The Flecktones

1990 – Best Jazz Instrumental

1989 – Best Country Instrumental Bigfoot (from Friday Night In America by New Grass Revival)

1988 – Best Bluegrass album Drive

1987 – Best Country Instrumental Metric Lips (from Hold to a Dream by New Grass Revival)

1986 – Best Country Instrumental Seven By Seven (from New Grass Revival by New Grass Revival)