Pop Instrumental: "Healing Chant," Neville Brothers.
Rock Vocal by Duo or Group: "Traveling Wilburys, Vol. 1," Traveling Wilburys.
Rock Instrumental: "Jeff Beck's Guitar Shop With Terry Bozzio and Tony Hymas," Jeff Beck with Terry Bozzio and Tony Hymas.
R&B; Vocal by Duo or Group: "Back to Life," Soul II Soul.
R&B; Instrumental: "African Dance," Soul II Soul.
R&B; Song: "If You Don't Know Me by Now," Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff.
New Age: "Passion--Music for the Last Temptation of Christ," Peter Gabriel.
Jazz Fusion: "Letter From Home," Pat Metheny Group.
Jazz Vocal by Duo or Group: "Makin' Whoopee," Dr. John and Rickie Lee Jones.
Solo Jazz Instrumental: "Aura," Miles Davis.
Group Jazz Instrumental: "Chick Corea Akoustic Band," Chick Corea Akoustic Band.
Big Band Jazz Instrumental: "Aura," Miles Davis.
Country Vocal by Duo or Group: "Will the Circle Be Unbroken, Vol. 2," Nitty Gritty Dirt Band.
Country Vocal Collaboration: "There's a Tear in My Beer," Hank Williams Jr. and Hank Williams Sr.
Country Instrumental: "Amazing Grace," Randy Scruggs.
Bluegrass: "The Valley Road," Bruce Hornsby and the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band.
Country Song: "After All This Time," Rodney Crowell.
Female Gospel Vocal: "Don't Cry," CeCe Winans.
Male Gospel Vocal: "Meantime," BeBe Winans.
Gospel Vocal by Duo or Group: "The Savior Is Waiting," Take 6.
Male/Female Soul Gospel Vocal: "As Long As We're Together," Al Green.
Soul Gospel Vocal by Duo, Group, Choir or Chorus: "Let Brotherly Love Continue," Daniel Winans & Choir.
Tropical Latin: "Ritmo En El Corazon," Celia Cruz & Ray Barretto.
Traditional Blues: "I'm in the Mood," John Lee Hooker and Bonnie Raitt.
Contemporary Blues: "In Step," Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble.
Traditional Folk: "Le Mystere Des Voix Bulgares, Vol. 2," Bulgarian State Female Vocal Choir.
Contemporary Folk: "Indigo Girls," Indigo Girls.
Polka: "All in My Love for You," Jimmy Sturr & His Orchestra.
Reggae: "One Bright Day," Ziggy Marley & the Melody Makers.
Children: "The Rock-A-Bye Collection Vol. 1," Tanya Goodman.
Comedy: "P.D.Q. Bach: 1712 Overture & Other Musical Assaults," Prof. Peter Schickele and the Greater Hoople Area Off-Season Philharmonic.
Spoken Word or Non-Musical: "It's Always Something," Gilda Radner.
Instrumental Composition: "The Batman Theme," Danny Elfman.
Original Instrumental Background Score for Motion Picture or Television: "The Fabulous Baker Boys," Dave Grusin.
Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or Television: "Let the River Run," Carly Simon.
Arrangement on an Instrumental: "Suite From 'The Milagro Beanfield War,' " Dave Grusin.
Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocals: "My Funny Valentine," from "The Fabulous Baker Boys," Dave Grusin.
Album Package: David Bowie's "Sound + Vision," Roger Gorman.
Album Notes: "Bird: The Complete Charlie Parker on Verve," Phil Schaap.
Historical Album: "Chuck Berry--the Chess Box," Andy McKaie.
Engineering: Linda Ronstadt's "Cry Like a Rainstorm--Howl Like the Wind," George Massenburg.
Producer: Peter Asher.
Choral: Britten: "War Requiem," Robert Shaw conducting the Atlanta Symphony & Chorus.
Instrumental Soloist with Orchestra: Barber: Cello Concerto/Britten: Symphony for Cello & Orchestra. Cellist Yo-Yo Ma, David Zinman conducting the Baltimore Symphony.
Instrumental Soloist: Bach: English Suites. Pianist Andras Schiff.
Chamber Music: Bartok: Six String Quartets. Emerson Quartet.
Vocal Soloist: "Knoxville--Summer of 1915." Soprano Dawn Upshaw, David Zinman conducting the Orchestra of St. Luke's.
Contemporary Composition: Steve Reich: "Different Trains." Kronos Quartet.
Classical Engineering: Britten: "War Requiem." Robert Shaw, Atlanta Symphony & Chorus, engineer Jack Renner.
Producer: Robert Woods.