GRAMMY Awards Winners & Nominees for Best Polka Album

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Best Polka Album

 

51st Annual GRAMMY Awards (2008)
 
winner
Dave Kowalski

Let The Whole World Sing

Joseph Donofrio, Kenneth R. Irwin & Tom Pick, producers; Joseph Donofrio, Kenneth R. Irwin, Dave Kowalski & Tom Pick, engineers; Mark Capps, engineer/mixer

nominees

Paulino Bernal

El Maestro Del Acordeón Y Sus Polkas

Speechless

LynnMarie & Charlie Kelley As The Boxhounds

Hungry For More

50th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2007)
 
winner
Jimmy Sturr

Come Share The Wine

Jimmy Sturr And His Orchestra

Joseph Donofrio, Kenneth R. Irwin & Tom Pick, producers; Mark Capps, Joseph Donofrio, Kenneth R. Irwin & Tom Pick, engineers

nominees

Brave Combo

Polka's Revenge

Bulletproof Polkas

Bubba Hernandez

Polka Freak Out

Dueling Polkas

Walter Ostanek And His Band & Brian Sklar And The Western Senators

49th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2006)
 
winner

Polka In Paradise

Jimmy Sturr & His Orchestra

Joe Donofrio, Ken Irwin & Tom Pick, producers; Mark Capps, Joe Donofrio, Ken Irwin & Tom Pick, engineers/mixers

nominees

Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones

Batteries Not Included

As Sweet As Candy

Good Friends Good Music

48th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2005)
 
winner
Jimmy Sturr

Shake, Rattle And Polka!

Jimmy Sturr And His Orchestra

Joe Donofrio, Kenneth R. Irwin & Tom Pick, producers; Mark Capps, engineer; Joe Donofrio, Kenneth R. Irwin, Tom Pick & Jimmy Sturr, engineers/mixers

nominees

Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones

Under The Influence

Time Out For Polkas And Waltzes

Walter Ostanek And Ron Sluga

Polka Pizzazz

Solecktions

47th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2004)
 
winner
Brave Combo

Let's Kiss: 25th Anniversary Album

nominees

Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones

Highways & Dancehalls

Pangora's Box

John Góra & Górale

Come On Over

Henny & The Versa J's Featuring Ryan

46th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2003)
 
winner
Jimmy Sturr

Let's Polka 'Round

Joe Donofrio, Kenneth R. Irwin, Tom Pick & Jimmy Sturr, producers; Tom Pick, engineer

nominees

Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones

Polkas In Black And White

LynnMarie

LynnMarie & The Boxhounds

Just For You

45th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2002)
 
winner
Jimmy Sturr

Top Of The World

Kenneth R. Irwin, Tom Pick & Jimmy Sturr, producers; Joe Donofrio, Kenneth R. Irwin, Tom Pick, Jimmy Sturr & Jeremy Welch, engineers/mixers

nominees

Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones

My Father's Shoes

Let The Good Times Roll

LynnMarie

The Polka Record

Good Time Polkas & Waltzes

Walter Ostanek & His Band

44th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2001)
 
winner
Jimmy Sturr

Gone Polka

Kenneth R. Irwin, Tom Pick & Jimmy Sturr, producers; Kenneth R. Irwin, Tom Pick, Jimmy Sturr & Jim Uzwack, engineers

nominees

Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones
Brave Combo

Kick-Ass Polkas

Happy Times

Walter Ostanek And His Band

43rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2000)
 
winner
Jimmy Sturr

Touched By A Polka

Tom Pick & Jimmy Sturr, producers; Jon Dickson, Ken Irwin, Tom Pick & Jimmy Sturr, engineers

nominees

Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones

Another Day At The Office (Album)

Let's Dance! (Album)

Mi Lenny Um (Album)

LynnMarie

SqueezeBox (Album)

42nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1999)
 
winner
Brave Combo

Polkasonic

nominees

Yearning For Polkas And Waltzes (Album)

Follow Me (Album)

Jimmy Sturr

Polkapalooza (Album)

Jimmy Sturr And His Orchestra

Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones

Smokin' Polkas (Album)

41st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1998)
 
winner
Jimmy Sturr

Dance With Me

Jimmy Sturr & His Orchestra

nominees

Let The Sunshine In (Album)

Memories (Album)

Brave Combo

Polka Party With Brave Combo - Live And Wild! (Album)

Push It To The Limit (Album)

40th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1997)
 
winner
Jimmy Sturr

Living On Polka Time

nominees

Moments To Remember (Album)

Songs Of The Polka King (Album)

Frank Yankovic And Friends

Duty Free Polkas (Album)

Home Is Where The Heart Is (Album)

39th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1996)
 
winner
Jimmy Sturr

Polka! All Night Long

nominees

Irresistible You (Album)

Music, Music, Music! (Album)

Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones

Putting It All To-Gether (Album)

Walter Ostanek And Friends

Songs Of The Polka King Vol. 1 (Album)

Frank Yankovic And Friends

38th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1995)
 
winner
Jimmy Sturr

I Love To Polka

nominees

Happiness Is Polkas And Waltzes With Walter Ostanek And Friends (Album)

Brave Combo

Polkas For A Gloomy World (Album)

Better Than Ever (Album)

Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones

For Old Times Sake (Album)

37th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1994)
 
winner

Music And Friends

nominees

Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones

Always...Forever...And A Day (Album)

Jan Lewan And His Orchestra (Album)

Jan Lewan And His Orchestra

Jimmy Sturr

Polka Your Troubles Away

Jimmy Sturr And His Orchestra Featuring Johnny Karas

Your Polka Sweethearts (Album)

36th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1993)
 
winner

Accordionally Yours

Walter Ostanek & His Band

nominees

Most Requested Hits (Album)

Polka Music Fan (Album)

Polka Family Band

Jimmy Sturr

Saturday Night Polka (Album)

Jimmy Sturr And His Orchestra

A New Batch Of Polkas (Album)

Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones

35th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1992)
 
winner

35th Anniversary

Walter Ostanek & His Band

nominees

All American Country Flavored Polkas (Album)

Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones

Happy Polka Days (Album)

Dick Tady Orchestra (DTO)

Jimmy Sturr

Sturr-It-Up (Album)

Jimmy Sturr Orchestra

Where Were You Back Then? (Album)

34th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1991)
 
winner
Jimmy Sturr

Live At Gilley's!

nominees

All Around The World (Album)

Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones

We Are Family (Album)

Polka Family Band

When The Band Plays A Polka (Album)

A Wonderful World Of Polkas And Waltzes (Album)

Walter Ostanek And His Band

33rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1990)
 
winner
Jimmy Sturr

When It's Polka Time At Your House

nominees

Everybody Polka (Album)

Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones

Fiddle Faddle (Album)

Polka Family Band

Grand Illusion (Album)

Sounds From The Heart (Album)

Jimmy Weber And The Sounds

32nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1989)
 
winner
Jimmy Sturr

All In My Love For You

nominees

Any Time Is Polka Time (Album)

Walter Ostanek And His Band

Moldie Oldie Golden Goodies (Album)

Gene Mendalski And The G Men

Del Sinchak

Penn Ohio Polka Pals Souvenir Edition (Album)

Penn Ohio Polka Pals Bands

Polkaholic (Album)

31st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1988)
 
winner
Jimmy Sturr

Born To Polka

nominees

All Aboard It's Polka Time (Album)

Walter Ostanek And His Band

Join The Polka Generation (Album)

Let's Have A Party (Album)

Sounds From A Polka Party

Jimmy Weber And The Sounds

30th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1987)
 
winner
Jimmy Sturr

A Polka Just For Me

nominees

In Polka Unity (Album)

It's Pokamatic (Album)

Walt Groller And His Orchestra

Let's Celebrate Again (Album)

Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones

Polka Mania (Album)

29th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1986)
 
winner

Another Polka Celebration

Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones

winner
Jimmy Sturr

I Remember Warsaw

Jimmy Sturr & His Orchestra

nominees

America's Favorites (Album)

By Special Request

Walter Ostanek And His Band

Thank You Dear And Give Her Roses (Album)

28th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1985)
 
winner

70 Years Of Hits

nominees

Brass With Class (Album)

Ron Gordick (Brass Release)

Polka Fireworks (Album)

Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones

Polskie Czucie Polish Feelings

Li'l Wally And His Orchestra

Simply Polkamentary (Album)