Grammy World Music Album Awards

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Grammy World Music Album Award Winners

Year Performing artist(s) Work Nominees
1992 Mickey Hart Planet Drum
  • Dori Caymmi – Brazilian Serenata
  • Gipsy Kings – Este Mundo
  • Salif Keita – Amen
  • Milton Nascimento – Txai
1993 Sérgio Mendes Brasileiro
  • Gipsy Kings – Gipsy Kings Live
  • Ofra Haza – Kirya
  • Youssou N'Dour – Eyes Open
  • Strunz & Farah – Americas
1994 Ry Cooder and Vishwa Mohan Bhatt A Meeting by the River
  • Johnny Clegg and Savuka – Heat, Dust and Dreams
  • Deep Forest – Deep Forest
  • Henry Kaiser and David Lindley – A World Out of Time, Vol. 2
  • Le Mystère des Voix Bulgares – From Bulgaria with Love
1995 Ry Cooder and Ali Farka Touré Talking Timbuktu
  • Gipsy Kings – Love and Liberté
  • Milton Nascimento – Angelus
  • Youssou N'Dour – The Guide (Wommat)
  • Zap Mama – Sabsylma
1996 Deep Forest Boheme
  • Cesária Évora – Cesária
  • Baaba Maal – Firin' in Fouta
  • Shankar with Zakir Hussain and Vikku Vinayakram – Raga Aberi
  • The Splendid Master Gnawa Musicians of Morocco featuring Randy Weston – The Splendid Master Gnawa Musicians of Morocco
1997 The Chieftains Santiago
  • Béla Fleck, V.M. Bhatt and Jiebing Chen – Tabula Rasa
  • Gipsy Kings – Tierra Gitana
  • Ali Akbar Khan – Legacy
  • Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan and Michael Brook – Night Song
  • Joe Zawinul – My People
1998 Milton Nascimento Nascimento
  • Cesária Évora – Cabo Verde
  • Gipsy Kings – Compas
  • Ali Akbar Khan – Passing on the Tradition
  • Babatunde Olatunji – Love Drum Talk
1999 Gilberto Gil Quanta Live
  • King Sunny Adé – Odu
  • Cesária Évora – Miss Perfumado
  • Angélique Kidjo – Oremi
  • Robbie Robertson – Contact from the Underworld of Redboy
2000 Caetano Veloso Livro
  • Afro Celt Sound System – Volume 2: Release
  • Cesária Évora – Café Atlantico
  • Salif Keita – Papa
  • Ali Farka Touré – Niafunke
2001 João Gilberto João Voz e Violão
  • Miriam Makeba – Homeland
  • Youssou N'Dour – Joko (The Link)
  • The Chieftains – Water from the Well
  • Paul Winter and the Earth Band – Journey with the Sun
2002 Ravi Shankar Full Circle: Carnegie Hall 2000
  • Afro Celt Sound System – Volume 3: Further in Time
  • Cesária Évora – São Vicente di Longe
  • Gilberto Gil and Milton Nascimento – Gil and Milton
  • John McLaughlin and various artists – Saturday Night in Bombay: Remember Shakti
2003 Rubén Blades Mundo
  • Salif Keita – Moffou
  • Angélique Kidjo – Black Ivory Soul
  • Femi Kuti – Fight to Win
  • Anoushka Shankar – Live at Carnegie Hall
2012 Tinariwen Tassili
  • AfroCubism – AfroCubism
  • Femi Kuti – Africa for Africa
  • Ladysmith Black Mambazo – Songs from a Zulu Farm
  • Tinariwen – Tassili
2013 Ravi Shankar The Living Room Sessions Part 1
  • Amadou & Mariam – Folila
  • Daniel Ho – On a Gentle Island Breeze
  • Hugh Masekela – Jabulani
  • Anoushka Shankar – Traveller