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vocal

1. a piece of jazz or pop music that is sung
2. a performance of such a piece of music
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All three are vying for best traditional r&b vocal performance.
He's a workhorse, and pushes you to work that much harder, The vocals came out so much better with his advice on little parts here and there.
SOUTHERN SUN (Vocals Carla Warner) The first single has a liberal use acoustic guitars and uplifting vocals before going trancey.
He lived the music and he's brilliant in the studio, which made him perfect for this project," notes Burk, who, like Joe Adams, believes Charles' vocals often surpass his finest renditions.
Charles' victories included Best Pop Vocal Album (``Genius Loves Company,'' his duets CD), Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals (``Here We Go Again,'' with Norah Jones) and Best Gospel Performance (``Heaven Help Us All,'' with Gladys Knight).
Hill has won four GRAMMY Awards and currently is nominated for Best Female Country Vocal Performance ("Mississippi Girl"), Best Country Collaboration With Vocals ("Like We Never Loved At All" with Tim McGraw), and Best Country Album ("Fireflies").
Considered by many "the next Santana" for his energetic guitar performances amidst a blend of pop, rock and Latin influences, Cesar writes all music and lyrics and performs all guitars while others sing the lead vocals.
with Lil' Jon and Ludacris), Album Of The Year and Best Contemporary R&B Album (Confessions), Best Male R&B Vocal Performance and Best R&B Song ("Burn"), and Best R&B Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocals and Best R&B Song ("My Boo" with Alicia Keys).
Concord's other GRAMMY nominations for 2004 include: Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album (Monica Mancini for "Ultimate Mancini"), Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals (Stevie Wonder & Take 6 for "Moon River" from "Ultimate Mancini") and Best Latin Rock/Alternative Album (Ozomatli for "Street Signs").
FEMALE POP VOCAL PERFORMANCE: ``My Favorite Mistake,'' Sheryl Crow; ``My Heart Will Go On,'' Celine Dion; ``Can't Take My Eyes Off of You,'' Lauryn Hill; ``Torn,'' Natalie Imbruglia; ``Adia,'' Sarah McLachlan.
Sting is currently nominated for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance ("Send Your Love") and Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals ("Whenever I Say Your Name" with Mary J.
The new songs the band is writing now are using more vocals.