49th Annual Grammy Awards

The 49th Annual Grammy Awards was a ceremony honoring the best in music for the recording year beginning October 1, 2005 and ending September 30, 2006 in the United States. The awards were handed out on Sunday, February 11, 2007 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The Dixie Chicks were the night's biggest winners winning a total of five awards. Mary J. Blige received the most nominations, with eight. Don Henley was honored as MusiCares Person of the Year two nights prior to the show on February 9, 2007. The show won an Emmy for Outstanding Lighting Direction (electronic, multicamera) for VMC Programming.

49th Annual Grammy Awards
DateFebruary 11, 2007
LocationStaples Center, Los Angeles
Most awardsDixie Chicks, Rick Rubin (5)
Most nominationsMary J. Blige (8)
Television/radio coverage
NetworkCBS