Jon Batiste wins Album of the Year +4 More!; Tony Bennett 1 Grammy
Jon Batiste [2017 Congo Square Poster & 2022 Jazz Fest Poster] received 11 nominations — the most of any artist & won Album of the Year and four more awards, including Best Music Video at the premiere ceremony before the telecast. Here's the list:
Album of the Year
“We Are,” Jon Batiste
Best American Roots Performance
“Cry,” Jon Batiste
Best American Roots Song
“Cry,” Jon Batiste and Steve McEwan, songwriters (Jon Batiste)
Best Music Video
“Freedom,” (Jon Batiste); Alan Ferguson, video director; Alex P. Willson, video producer.
Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media
“Soul,” Jon Batiste, Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross, composers
Tony Bennett, artist of the 2010 Jazz fest Poster was also a Grammy winner - his 19th!
Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
"Love for Sale," Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga