7 Indians Who Have Won A Grammy Award

Pandit Ravi Shankar (1973, 2002, 2013, 2014)

The renowned Sitarist, Pandit Ravi Shankar was honored with 4 Grammy Awards throughout his Career. Pandit Ji received 10 Grammy Award nominations and clinched 4 victories, notably securing the Album of the Year accolade for "The Concert for Bangladesh" in 1973.

Tanvi Shah (2010)

Tanvi Shah is the first Indian woman to win a Grammy Award. She won her Grammy for "Best Song Written for Visual Media" for the song "jai Ho" from the movie "Slumdog Millionaire."

Ricky Kej (2015, 2022)

A talented music composer from Bengaluru, Ricky Kej won his second Grammy in 2022. His album "Divine Tides" was Awarded with the Best New Age Album. He first received a Grammy in 2015 for his album "Winds of Samsara."

Pandit Vishwa Mohan Bhatt (1993)

Pandit Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, a student of Pandit Ravi Shankar, introduced the captivating melodies of the Mohan Veena to a global audience. His record "A Meeting by the River" won the Grammy for "Best World Music Album" in 1993.

Thetakudi Harihara Vinayakram (1991)

Also known as the Master of Ghatam, Thetakudi Harihara Vinayakram, is renowned for his exceptional skill in playing the ghatam. In 1991, he made history as the first Carnatic musician to receive a Grammy for his outstanding performance in Planet Drum.

A. R. Rahman (2010)

The Man Who Needs No Introduction, A. R. Rahman has won two Grammy Awards. His work on the soundtrack of "Slumdog Millionaire" earned him Grammys in 2010 in two categories - "Song Written for Visual Media" and "Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media"

Grammy 2024

"This Moment" by SHAKTi wins a Grammy for the "Best global Music Album" in 2024. Through this album 4 brilliant Indian musicians win Grammys Shankar Mahadevan, Selvaganesh Vinayakram, Ganesh Rajagopalan and Ustad Zakir Hussain.