BEST POP INSTRUMENTAL PERFORMANCE

"Playing with Fire"
Kirk Whalum
Track from:  Unconditional
Warner Brothers Records


BEST POP INSTRUMENTAL ALBUM

The Power of Love
John Tesh
Garden City Music

The Christmas Message
Kirk Whalum
Warner Brothers Records


BEST ROCK PERFORMANCE BY A DUO OR GROUP WITH VOCAL

"My Sacrifice"
Creed
Track from:  Weathered
Wind-up Records

"Walk On"
U2
Track from:  America – A Tribute to Heroes (Various Artists)
Universal/Sony/BMG/EMI/Warner Bros. Records


BEST HARD ROCK PERFORMANCE

"Youth of the Nation"
P.O.D.
Track from: Satellite
Atlantic Records


BEST METAL PERFORMANCE

"Portrait"
P.O.D.
Track from:  Satellite
Atlantic Records


BEST R&B PERFORMANCE BY A DUO OR GROUP WITH VOCAL

"Love's in Need of Love Today"
Stevie Wonder & Take Six
Track from:  America – A Tribute to Heroes (Various Artists)
Universal/Sony/BMG/EMI/Warner Bros. Records)


BEST FEMALE RAP SOLO PERFORMANCE

"Mystery of Iniquity"
Lauryn Hill
Track from:  MTV Unplugged 2.0
Columbia Records


BEST COUNTRY COLLABORATION WITH VOCALS

"Will the Circle Be Unbroken (Glory, Glory)"
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Taj Mahal, Alison Krauss, & Doc Watson
Track from:  Will the Circle Be Unbroken, Vol. III
Capitol Records


BEST MUSICAL ALBUM FOR CHILDREN

Big Songs for Little Kids – I Feel Like Praising
Various Artists
Brian Green, producer
Brentwood Records