GRAMMY Awards Winners & Nominees for Best Musical Theater Album

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Best Musical Theater Album

 

61st Annual GRAMMY Awards (2018)
 
winner

The Band's Visit

Etai Benson, Adam Kantor, Katrina Lenk & Ari'el Stachel, principal soloists; Dean Sharenow & David Yazbek, producers; David Yazbek, composer & lyricist (Original Broadway Cast); Dean Sharenow, engineer/mixer

nominees

Carousel

Sara Bareilles
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John Legend

Jesus Christ Superstar Live In Concert

My Fair Lady

Once On This Island

60th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2017)
 
winner

Dear Evan Hansen

Laura Dreyfuss, Mike Faist, Rachel Bay Jones, Kristolyn Lloyd, Michael Park, Ben Platt, Will Roland & Jennifer Laura Thompson, principal soloists; Benj Pasek & Justin Paul, composers/lyricists; Pete Ganbarg, Alex Lacamoire, Stacey Mindich, Benj Pasek & Justin Paul, producers; Neal Avron & Derik Lee, engineers/mixers (Original Broadway Cast Recording)

59th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2016)
 
winner
Jennifer Hudson

The Color Purple

Danielle Brooks, Cynthia Erivo & Jennifer Hudson, principal soloists; Stephen Bray, Van Dean, Frank Filipetti, Roy Furman, Joan Raffe, Scott Sanders & Jhett Tolentino, producers; Frank Filipetti, engineer/mixer (New Broadway Cast)

58th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2015)
 
57th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2014)
 
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Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

Jessie Mueller, principal soloist; Jason Howland, Steve Sidwell & Billy Jay Stein, producers; Joel Moss, engineer; Jason Howland & Billy Jay Stein, engineers/mixers (Original Broadway Cast)

56th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2013)
 
winner

Kinky Boots

Billy Porter & Stark Sands, principal soloists; Cyndi Lauper, composer & lyricist; Sammy James, Jr., Cyndi Lauper, Stephen Oremus & William Wittman, producers; Derik Lee & William Wittman, engineers/mixers (Original Broadway Cast With Stark Sands, Billy Porter & Others)

55th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2012)
 
winner
Richard King

Once: A New Musical

Steve Kazee & Cristin Milioti, principal soloists; Steven Epstein & Martin Lowe, producers; Richard King, engineer/mixer (Original Broadway Cast With Steve Kazee, Cristin Milioti & Others)

54th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2011)
 
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The Book Of Mormon

Josh Gad & Andrew Rannells; Robert Lopez, Trey Parker & Matt Stone, composers/lyricists; Anne Garefino, Robert Lopez, Stephen Oremus, Trey Parker, Scott Rudin & Matt Stone, producers; Frank Filipetti, engineer/mixer (Original Broadway Cast)

53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2010)
 
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American Idiot - Featuring Green Day

Billie Joe Armstrong, producer; Chris Dugan & Chris Lord-Alge, engineers/mixers (Original Broadway Cast With John Gallagher, Jr., Michael Esper & Others)

52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2009)
 
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West Side Story

David Caddick & David Lai, producers; Todd Whitelock, engineer/mixer (New Broadway Cast with Matt Cavenaugh, Josefina Scaglione & Others)

51st Annual GRAMMY Awards (2008)
 
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In The Heights

Lin-Manuel Miranda, composer & lyricist; Kurt Deutsch, Alex Lacamoire, Andres Levin, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Joel W. Moss & Bill Sherman, producers; Tim Latham & Joel W. Moss, engineers (Original Broadway Cast With Lin-Manuel Miranda And Others)

50th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2007)
 
winner

Spring Awakening

Duncan Sheik, composer; Steven Sater, lyricist; Duncan Sheik, producer; Michael Tudor, engineer (Original Broadway Cast With Jonathan Groff, Lea Michele & Others)

49th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2006)
 
winner

Jersey Boys

Robert Gaudio, producer; Pete Karam, engineer/mixer (Original Broadway Cast With Christian Hoff, Daniel Reichard, J. Robert Spencer, John Lloyd Young & Others)

48th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2005)
 
winner

Monty Python's Spamalot

Eric Idle, composer & lyricist; John Du Prez, composer; John Du Prez & Eric Idle, producers; Frank Filipetti, engineer/mixer (Original Broadway Cast Including David Hyde Pierce, Tim Curry, Hank Azaria & Sara Ramirez)

47th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2004)
 
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Wicked

Stephen Schwartz, composer & lyricist; Stephen Schwartz, producer; Frank Filipetti, engineer/mixer (Original Broadway Cast Recording With Kristin Chenoweth & Idina Menzel)

46th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2003)
 
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Gypsy

Jay David Saks, producer; Ken Hahn, Tom Lazarus, Jay David Saks & Todd Whitelock, engineers/mixers (New Broadway Cast With Bernadette Peters, Tammy Blanchard, John Dossett & Others)

45th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2002)
 
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Hairspray

Marc Shaiman, composer & lyricist; Scott Wittman, lyricist; Marc Shaiman, producer; Pete Karam, engineer/mixer (Original Broadway Cast - Marissa Jaret Winokur & Harvey Fierstein)

44th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2001)
 
winner

The Producers

Mel Brooks, composer & lyricist; Hugh Fordin, producer; Cynthia Daniels, engineer (Original Broadway Cast With Nathan Lane & Matthew Broderick)

43rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2000)
 
winner
Elton John

Elton John & Tim Rice's Aida

Elton John, composer; Tim Rice, lyricist; Guy Babylon, Paul Bogaev, Frank Filipetti & Chris Montan, producers; Frank Filipetti, engineer/mixer (Original Broadway Cast)

42nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1999)
 
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Annie Get Your Gun

Stephen Ferrera & John McDaniel, producers (The New Broadway Cast Including Bernadette Peters & Tom Wopat)

41st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1998)
 
winner

The Lion King

Mark Mancina, producer (Original Broadway Cast Recording)

40th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1997)
 
winner

Chicago - The Musical

Jay David Saks, producer (Various Artists Featuring Ann Reinking, Bebe Neuwirth, James Naughton & Joel Grey)

39th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1996)
 
winner

Riverdance

Bill Whelan, composer; Bill Whelan, lyricist; Bill Whelan, producer (Various Artists)

38th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1995)
 
winner

Smokey Joe's Cafe - The Songs Of Leiber & Stoller

Jerry Leiber, Arif Mardin & Mike Stoller, producers (Original Broadway Cast)

37th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1994)
 
winner
Phil Ramone

Passion

Stephen Sondheim, composer; Stephen Sondheim, lyricist; Phil Ramone, producer (Original Broadway Cast)

36th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1993)
 
winner
George Martin

The Who's Tommy

Pete Townshend, composer; Pete Townshend, lyricist; George Martin, producer (Original Cast Recording)

35th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1992)
 
winner

Guys And Dolls - The New Broadway Cast Recording

Jay David Saks, producer (The New Broadway Cast)

34th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1991)
 
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The Will Rogers Follies

Cy Coleman, composer; Betty Comden & Adolph Green, lyricists; Mike Berniker & Cy Coleman, producers (Original Broadway Cast)

33rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1990)
 
winner

Les Miserables - The Complete Symphonic Recording

David Caddick, producer (Garry Morris & Cast Members)

32nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1989)
 
winner

Jerome Robbins' Broadway

Jay David Saks, producer (Jason Alexander, Debbie Shapiro & Robert La Fasse)

31st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1988)
 
winner

Into The Woods

Stephen Sondheim, composer; Stephen Sondheim, lyricist; Jay David Saks, producer (Various Artists)

30th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1987)
 
winner

Les Miserables

Claude-Michel Schönberg, composer; Alain Boublil & Herbert Kretzmer, lyricists; Alain Boublil & Claude-Michel Schönberg, producers (Original Broadway Cast)

29th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1986)
 
winner

Follies In Concert

Thomas Z. Shepard, producer (Original 1986 Cast)

28th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1985)
 
winner

West Side Story

John McClure, producer (Kiri Te Kanawa & Jose Carreras)

27th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1984)
 
winner

Sunday In The Park With George

Stephen Sondheim, composer; Stephen Sondheim, lyricist; Thomas Z. Shepard, producer (Original Cast Including Bernadette Peters, Mandy Patinkin & Others)

26th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1983)
 
winner

Cats (Complete Original Broadway Cast Recording)

Andrew Lloyd Webber, producer (Original Broadway Cast)

25th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1982)
 
winner
David Foster

Dreamgirls

Henry Krieger, composer; Tom Eyen, lyricist; David Foster, producer (Various Artists)

24th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1981)
 
winner
Quincy Jones

Lena Horne - The Lady And Her Music, Live On Broadway

Quincy Jones, producer (Lena Horne)

23rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1980)
 
winner

Evita - Premier American Recording

Andrew Lloyd Webber, composer; Tim Rice, lyricist; Andrew Lloyd Webber & Tim Rice, producers (Various Artists)

22nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1979)
 
winner

Sweeney Todd

Stephen Sondheim, composer & lyricist; Thomas Z. Shepard, producer (Angela Lansbury & Len Cariou)

21st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1978)
 
winner

Ain't Misbehavin'

Thomas Z. Shepard, producer (Various Artists)

20th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1977)
 
winner

Annie

Martin Charnin & Charles Strouse, composers; Larry Morton & Charles Strouse, producers (Andrea McCardle, Dorothy Loudon)

19th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1976)
 
winner

Bubbling Brown Sugar

Luigi Creatore & Hugo Peretti, producers (Original Broadway Cast)

18th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1975)
 
winner

The Wiz

Charlie Smalls, composer; Jerry Wexler, producer (Stephanie Mills, Dee Dee Bridgewater)

17th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1974)
 
winner

Raisin

Robert Brittan & Judd Woldin, composers; Thomas Z. Shepard, producer (Virginia Capers, Joe Morton, Ernestine Jackson, Robert Jackson, Deborah Allen, Helen Martin)

16th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1973)
 
winner

A Little Night Music

Stephen Sondheim, composer; Goddard Lieberson, producer (Glynis Johns,Len Cariou,Hermoine Gingold,Victoria Mallory, Patricia Elliott, Teri Ralston)

15th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1972)
 
winner

Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope

Micki Grant, composer; Jerry Ragavoy, producer (Alex Bradford, Hope Clarke, Bobby Hill)

14th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1971)
 
winner

Godspell

Stephen Schwartz, composer; Stephen Schwartz, producer (Original Cast)

13th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1970)
 
winner

Company

Stephen Sondheim, composer; Thomas Z. Shepard, producer (Dean Jones, Barbara Barrie, George Coe, Teri Rolston, John Cunningham, Beth Howland)

12th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1969)
 
winner
Phil Ramone

Promises, Promises

Burt Bacharach & Hal David, composers; Henry Jerome & Phil Ramone, producers (Jerry Orbach, Jill O'Hara, Edward Winter, Donna McKecknie, A .L. Hines, Marian Mercer, Paul Reed)

11th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1968)
 
winner

Hair

Galt MacDermott, James Rado & Gerome Ragni, composers; Andy Wiswell, producer (Ronnie Dyson, Gerome Ragni, Steve Curry, Lamont Washington, Diane Keaton, Melba Moore, James Rado)

10th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1967)
 
winner

Cabaret

Fred Ebb & John Kander, composers; Goddard Lieberson, producer (Joel Grey, Lotte Lenya, Jill Haworth, Jack Gilford , Bert Convy)

9th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1966)
 
winner

Mame

Jerry Herman, composer (Angela Lansbury, Bea Arthur, Jane Connell, Charles Braswell, Jerry Lanning, Frankie Michaels)

8th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1965)
 
winner

On A Clear Day

Burton Lane & Alan J. Lerner, composers (Barbara Harris, John Cullum, Tito Vandis, Byron Webster, William Daniels)

7th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1964)
 
winner

Funny Girl

Bob Merrill & Jule Styne, composers (Barbra Streisand, Sydney Chaplin, Danny Meehan, Kay Medford, Jean Stapleton, John Lankston)

6th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1963)
 
winner

She Loves Me

Jerry Bock & Sheldon Harnick, composers (Barbara Cook, Barbara Baxley, Jack Cassidy, Daniel Massey, Nathaniel Frey, Ralph Williams, Jo Wilder)

5th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1962)
 
winner

No Strings

Richard Rodgers, composer (Richard Kiley, Diahann Carroll, Bernice Mass, Noelle Adam, Don Chastain, Mitchell Gregg, Noelle Adam)

4th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1961)
 
winner

How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying

Frank Loesser, composer (Robert Morse, Rudy Vallee, Charles Nelson Reilly, Bonnie Scott, Claudette Southerland, Sammy Smith)

3rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1960)
 
winner

The Sound Of Music

Oscar Hammerstein II & Richard Rodgers, composers (Mary Martin And Original Broadway Cast)

2nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1959)
 
winner

Gypsy

Ethel Merman (Ethel Merman And Broadway Show Cast)

winner

Redhead

Gwen Verdon (Gwen Verdon, Richard Kiley, Leonard Stone, Doris Rich, Cynthia Latham, Joy Nichols, Bob Dixon, Pat Ferrier)

1st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1958)
 
winner

The Music Man

Meredith Willson, composer (Robert Preston, Barbara Cook, David Burns, Eddie Hodges, Pert Kelton, Helen Raymond)