This Day in Georgia History
February 11, 2007
Georgians Won Grammy Awards 2007
Native Georgians won several awards at the 2007 Grammy Awards: songwriters Johnta Austin and Bryan-Michael Cox, who collaborated with Mary J. Blige on her Best R&B Album; Ludacris won Best Rap Album; Third Day won Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album; duo Gnarls Barkley and T.I won rap awards; former President Jimmy Carter and late actor Ossie Davis won for Best Spoken Album; Sugarland singer Jennifer Nettles won for her collaboration with John Bon Jovi; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra director Robert Spano was awarded fore his work on the Best Opera Album. The late James Brown was honored with a tribute by Christina Aguilera.