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List of Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album winners from every year the award has been given out. All Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album award are listed along with photos for every Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album winners of all time. Anybody who won the Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album, so most of the famous Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You can use the items in this list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your opinion, then share it with your Facebook friends, Twitter followers or with any other social networks you use on a regular basis. Items include everything from Chris Shaw to Ben H. Allen. (35 items)
Beastie Boys is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album Winners List
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Beastie Boys were an American hip hop band from New York City, formed in 1981. For the majority of its career, the group consisted of Michael "Mike D" Diamond, Adam "MCA" Yauch and Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz. Originally formed as a four-piece hardcore punk band, The Young Aborigines, in 1981 by Diamond, John Berry, Yauch and Kate Schellenbach, the band appeared on the compilation cassette New York Thrash, before recording their first EP, Polly Wog Stew, in 1982. Berry left shortly thereafter, and was replaced by Horovitz. After achieving moderate local success with the 1983 experimental hip hop 12-inch "Cooky Puss", Schellenbach dropped out and the group made a full transition to hip hop, ...more on Wikipedia

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Beck Hansen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album Winners List
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Beck Hansen, known by the stage name Beck, is an American singer-songwriter, producer, and multi-instrumentalist. He rose to fame in the early 1990s with his lo-fi, sonically experimental style, and he became well known for creating musical collages of a wide range of styles. His later recordings encompass folk, funk, soul, hip hop, alternative rock, country, and psychedelia. He has released 12 studio albums, as well as several non-album singles and a book of sheet music. Born in Los Angeles in 1970, Beck discovered hip hop and folk music in his teens and began to perform locally at coffeehouses and clubs. He moved to New York City in 1989 and became involved in the city's small but intense ...more on Wikipedia

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Ben H. Allen


Ben H. Allen is a record producer. ...more on Wikipedia

Bon Iver is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album Winners List
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Bon Iver is an American indie folk band founded in 2007 by singer-songwriter Justin Vernon. Vernon released Bon Iver's debut album, For Emma, Forever Ago independently in July 2007. The majority of that album was recorded while Vernon spent three months in a cabin in northwestern Wisconsin. Bon Iver won the 2012 Grammy Awards for Best New Artist and Best Alternative Music Album for their album Bon Iver, Bon Iver. The name Bon Iver is derived from the French phrase bon hiver, meaning "good winter", taken from a greeting on Northern Exposure. ...more on Wikipedia

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