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40th Annual Grammy Award Nominations

Here's the full list of nominees for the 40th Anuual Grammy Awards, which took place on February 25th, 1998. After taking a look at the list, check out our results and commentary.

Record Of The Year

Album Of The Year

Song Of The Year

Best New Artist

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Best Male Pop Vocal Performance

Best Pop Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal

Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals

Best Pop Instrumental Performance

Best Dance Recording

Best Pop Album

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Performance

Best Female Rock Vocal Performance

Best Male Rock Vocal Performance

Best Rock Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal

Best Hard Rock Performance

Best Metal Performance

Best Rock Instrumental Performance

Best Rock Song

Best Rock Album

Best Alternative Music Performance

Best Female R&B Vocal Performance

Best Male R&B Vocal Performance

Best R&B Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal

Best R&B Song

Best R&B Album

Best Rap Solo Performance

Best Rap Performance By A Duo Or Group

Best Rap Album

Best Female Country Vocal Performance

Best Male Country Vocal Performance

Best Country Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal

Best Country Collaboration With Vocals

Best Country Instrumental Performance

Best Country Song

Best Country Album

Best Bluegrass Album

Best New Age Album

Best Contemporary Jazz Performance

Best Jazz Vocal Performance

Best Jazz Instrumental Solo

Best Jazz Instrumental Performance, Individual or Group

Best Large Jazz Ensemble Performance

Best Latin Jazz Performance

Best Rock Gospel Album

Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album

Best Southern, Country or Bluegrass Gospel Album

Best Traditional Soul Gospel Album

Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album

Best Gospel Choir Or Chorus Album

Best Latin Pop Performance

Best Latin Rock/Alternative Performance

Best Tropical Latin Performance

Best Mexican-American/Tejano Music Performance

Best Traditional Blues Album

Best Contemporary Blues Album

Best Traditional Folk Album

Best Contemporary Folk Album

Best Reggae Album

Best World Music Album

Best Polka Album

Best Musical Album For Children

Best Spoken Word Album For Children

Best Spoken Word Album

Best Spoken Comedy Album

Best Musical Show Album

Best Instrumental Composition

Best Instrumental Composition Written For A Motion Picture Or For Television

Best Song Written Specifically For A Motion Picture Or For Television

Best Instrumental Arrangement

Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocal(s)

Best Recording Package

Best Boxed Recording Package

Best Album Notes

Best Historical Album

Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical

Producer Of The Year, Non-Classical

Remixer of the Year

Best Engineered Album, Classical

Producer Of The Year, Classical

Best Classical Album

Best Orchestral Performance

Best Opera Recording

Best Choral Performance

Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance (with Orchestra)

Best Instrumental Soloist Performance (without Orchestra)

Best Chamber Music Performance

Best Small Ensemble Performance (with or without Conductor)

Best Classical Vocal Performance

Best Classical Contemporary Composition

Best Short Form Music Video

Best Long Form Music Video