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Grammy Album of the Year Winners

Check out all the iconic albums that have won Album of the Year at the Grammys!
a data set by PopCultureFan
created April 25, 2017
YearAlbum ArtArtistAlbum of the YearGenre(s)
1959Henry ManciniThe Music from Peter GunnJazz
1960Frank SinatraCome Dance With Me!Traditional pop
1961Bob NewhartThe Button-Down Mind of Bob NewhartStand-up comedy
1962Judy GarlandJudy at Carnegie HallVocal Jazz
1963Vaughn MeaderThe First FamilyComedy
1964Barbara StreisandThe Barbara Steisand AlbumClassic pop
1965Stan Getz & João Gilberto (ft. Astrud Gilberto & Antonio Carlos Jobim)Getz/GilbertoJazz
1966Frank SinatraSeptember of My YearsTraditional pop
1967Frank SinatraA Man and His MusicClassic pop
1968The BeatlesSgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club BandRock
1969Glen CampbellBy the Time I Get to PhoenixCountry
1970Blood, Sweat & TearsBlood, Sweat & TearsRock
1971Simon & GarfunkelBridge over Troubled WaterFolk rock
1972Carole KingTapestryPop
1973George Harrison & FriendsThe Concert for BangladeshRock
1974Stevie WonderInnervisionsSoul, funk
1975Stevie WonderFulfillingness' First FinaleSoul
1976Paul SimonStill Crazy After All These YearsFolk rock
1977Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of LifeSoul
1978Fleetwood MacRumoursRock
1979Bee Gees & Other ArtistsSaturday Night Fever: The Original Movie Sound TrackDisco
1980Billy Joel52nd StreetRock
1981Christopher CrossChristopher CrossPop rock
1982John Lennon & Yoko OnoDouble FantasyRock
1983TotoToto IVRock
1984Michael JacksonThrillerPop
1985Lionel RichieCan't Slow DownPop, R&B
1986Phil CollinsNo Jacket RequiredPop rock
1987Paul SimonGracelandWorldbeat, pop
1988U2The Joshua TreeRock
1989George MichaelFaithPop
1990Bonnie RaittNick of TimeRock
1991Quincy Jones and various artistsBack on the BlockR&B
1992Natalie ColeUnforgettable... with LoveJazz
1993Eric ClaptonUnpluggedAcoustic rock
1994Whitney HoustonThe Bodyguard: Original Soundtrack AlbumPop, R&B
1995Tony BennettMTV Unplugged: Tony BennettVocal jazz
1996Alanis MorisetteJagged Little PillAlternative rock
1997Celine DionFalling Into YouPop
1998Bob DylanTime out of MindFolk rock
1999Lauryn HillThe Miseducation of Lauryn HillHip hop, R&B
2000SantanaSupernaturalLatin rock
2001Steely DanTwo Against NatureJazz rock
2002Various artistsO Brother, Where Art Thou? soundtrackCountry, folk, bluegrass
2003Norah JonesCome Away with MePop, jazz
2004OutkastSpeakerboxxx/The Love BelowHip hop, funk
2005Ray CharlesGenius Loves CompanyR&B, soul
2006U2How to Dismantle an Atomic BombRock
2007Dixie ChicksTaking the Long WayCountry
2008Herbie HancockRiver: The Joni LettersJazz
2009Robert Plant & Alison KraussRaising SandAmericana, folk, country
2010Taylor SwiftFearlessCountry pop
2011Arcade FireThe SuburbIndie rock
2012Adele21Pop, soul
2013Mumford & SonsBabelFolk rock
2014Daft PunkRandom Access MemoriesElectronica, dance
2015BeckMorning PhaseFolk rock
2016Taylor Swift1989Pop
2017Adele25Pop, soul
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