Who Won the Grammy for Album Of The Year?

Grammy for Album Of The Year

From Henry Mancini's "Music from Peter Gunn" in 1959 to "Random Access Memories" by Daft Punk in 2014, the Grammy Awards have awarded their Album of the Year Award throughout the years.

Other classic albums to have won the Grammy for Album of the Year include "Jagged Little Pill", "Thriller", "Saturday Night Fever" and "Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band".


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2014 Daft Punk ("Random Access Memories")  
Other Nominees: Sara Bareilles (The Blessed Unrest); Kendrick Lamar (Good Kid, M.A.A.D City); Macklemore & Ryan Lewis (The Heist); Taylor Swift (Red)
2013 Mumford & Sons ("Babel")  
Other Nominees: Black Keys (El Camino); Fun (Some Nights); Frank Ocean (Channel Orange); Jack White (Blunderbuss)
2012 Adele ("21")  
Other Nominees: Foo Fighters (Wasting Light); Lady Gaga (Born This Way); Bruno Mars (Doo-Wops & Hooligans); Rihanna (Loud)
2011 Arcade Fire ("The Suburbs")  
Other Nominees: Eminem (Recovery); Lady Antebellum (Need You Now); Lady Gaga (The Fame Monster); Katy Perry (Teenage Dream)
2010 Taylor Swift ("Fearless")  
Other Nominees: Beyonce (I Am...Sasha Fierce); Black Eyed Peas (The E.N.D.); Lady Gaga (The Fame); Dave Matthews Band (Big Whiskey & The Groogrux King)
2009 Robert Plant ("Raising Sand")  
and Alison Krauss
Other Nominees: Coldplay (Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends); Lil Wayne (Tha Carter III); Ne-Yo (Year Of The Gentleman); Radiohead (In Rainbows)
2008 Herbie Hancock ("River: The Joni Letters")  
Other Nominees: Foo Fighters (Echoes Silence Patience & Grace); Vince Gill (These Days); Kanye West (Graduation); Amy Winehouse (Back To Black)
2007 Dixie Chicks ("Taking The Long Way")  
Other Nominees: St Elsewhere (Gnarls Barkley); Continuum (John Mayer); Stadium Arcadium (Red Hot Chili Peppers); FutureSex/LoveSounds (Justin Timberlake)
2006 U2 ("How To Dismantle An Atomic Bomb")  
Bono; The Edge; Larry Mullin
Other Nominees: Emancipation of Mimi (Mariah Carey); Chaos And Creation In The Backyard (Paul McCartney); Love.Angel.Music.Baby (Gwen Stefani); Late Registraion (Kanye West)
2005 Ray Charles ("Genius Loves Company")  
Other Nominees: Green Day (American Idiot); Alicia Keys (Diary of Alicia Keys); Usher (Confessions); Kanye West (The College Dropout)
2004 OutKast ("Speakerboxxx/The Love Below")  
Carl Mo; OutKast
Other Nominees: Missy Elliott (Under Construction); Evanescence (Fallen); Justin Timberlake (Justified); The White Stripes (Elephant)
2003 Norah Jones ("Come Away With Me")  
Arif Mardin; Craig Street; Jay Newland; S Husky Hskulds; Ted Jensen; Norah Jones
Other Nominees: Dixie Chicks (Home); Eminem (The Eminem Show); Nelly (Nellyville); Bruce Springsteen (The Rising)
2002 O Brother Where Art Soundtrack ("O Brother Where Art Thou?")  
Other Nominees: Bob Dylan (Love and Theft); India.Arie (Acoustic Soul); OutKast (Stankonia); U2 (All That You Can't Leave Behind)
2001 Steely Dan ("Two Against Nature")  
Other Nominees: Beck (Midnite Vultures); Eminem (The Marshall Mathers LP); Radiohead (Kid A); Paul Simon (You're the One)
2000 Santana ("Supernatural")  
Other Nominees: Backstreet Boys (Millennium); Dixie Chicks (Fly); Diana Krall (When I Look Into Your Eyes); TLC (Fanmail)
1999 Lauryn Hill ("The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill")  
Other Nominees: Sheryl Crow (The Globe Sessions); Garbage (Version 2.0); Madonna (Ray of Light); Shania Twain (Come On Over)
1998 Bob Dylan ("Time Out Of Mind")  
Other Nominees: Babyface (The Day); Paula Cole (This Fire); Paul McCartney (Flaming Pie); Radiohead (OK Computer)
1997 Celine Dion ("Falling Into You")  
Other Nominees: Beck (Odelay); Fugees (The Score); Smashing Pumpkins (Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness); Soundtrack (Waiting To Exhale)
1996 Alanis Morissette ("Jagged Little Pill")  
Other Nominees: Mariah Carey (Daydream); Michael Jackson (HIStory Past Present and Future); Joan Osborne (Relish); Pearl Jam (Vitalogy)
1995 Tony Bennett ("MTV Unplugged: Tony Bennett")  
Other Nominees: Carreras Domingo Pavarotti & Mehta (The 3 Tenors In Concert 1994); Eric Clapton (From the Cradle); Bonnie Raitt (Longing In Their Hearts); Seal (Seal)
1994 Whitney Houston ("The Bodyguard")  
Other Nominees: Donald Fagen (Kamakiriad); Billy Joel (River of Dreams); R.E.M. (Automatic For the People); Sting (Ten Summoner's Tales)
1993 Eric Clapton ("Unplugged")  
Other Nominees: k d lang (Ingenue); Annie Lennox (Diva); U2 (Achtung Baby); Soundtrack (Beauty and the Beast)
1992 Natalie Cole ("Unforgettable...With Love")  
Other Nominees: Amy Grant (Heart In Motion); Bonnie Raitt (Luck of the Draw); R.E.M. (Out of Time); Paul Simon (Rhythm of the Saints)
1991 Quincy Jones ("Back On the Block")  
Other Nominees: Mariah Carey (Mariah Carey); Phil Collins (But Seriously); MC Hammer (Please Hammer Don't Hurt 'Em); Wilson Phillips (Wilson Phillips)
1990 Bonnie Raitt ("Nick of Time")  
Other Nominees: Don Henley (The End of the Innocence); Fine Young Cannibals (The Raw and the Cooked); Tom Petty (Full Moon Fever); Traveling Wilburys (Traveling Wilburys)
1989 George Michael ("Faith")  
Other Nominees: Tracy Chapman (Tracy Chapman); Bobby McFerrin (Simple Pleasures); Sting (Nothing Like the Sun); Steve Winwood (Roll With It)
1988 U2 ("The Joshua Tree")  
Other Nominees: Whitney Houston (Whitney); Michael Jackson (Bad); Parton-Ronstadt-Harris (Trio); Prince (Sign O the Times)
1987 Paul Simon ("Graceland")  
Other Nominees: Peter Gabriel (So); Janet Jackson (Control); Barbra Streisand (The Broadway Album); Steve Winwood (Back in the High Life)