Genius Loves Company by Ray Charles and a host of guest artists won 8 Grammys including the first ever award for Best Surround Sound Album At tonight’s Grammy Awards ceremony. The win came in a category that also included 4 other well made Surround Sound albums including Avalon by Roxy Music, Mahler: Symphony No. 4 by Michael Tilson Thomas Conducting San Francisco Symphony, Nick of Time by Bonnie Raitt and Raise Your Spirit Higher by Ladysmith Black Mambazo.
The Award Winning Production Team
The Best Surround Sound Album award is presented to the album’s Surround Remix Engineer, Surround Producer, and Surround Mastering Engineer. In the case of Genius Loves Company, the 5.1 SACD Surround Sound mix was done by a team that included:
7 More Grammys for Genius Loves Company
In addition to the Grammy for Best Surround Sound Album, Genius Loves Company also won Grammys in these categories: