Year 2001 in Music History

Events in Music

Music Awards in 2001

  • Jan 8 28th American Music Awards: Faith Hill & Kid Rock win
  • Feb 21 43rd Grammy Awards: "Beautiful Day"; Shelby Lynne win
  • Feb 28 15th Soul Train Music Awards: The Isley Brothers, Destiny's Child & Jay-Z win
  • May 8 36th Academy of Country Music Awards: Dixie Chicks, Faith Hill & Toby Keith win
  • May 12 46th Eurovision Song Contest: Tanel Padar, Dave Benton and 2XL for Estonia wins singing "Everybody" in Copenhagen
  • Sep 6 18th MTV Video Music Awards: Lady Marmalade, Eve f/ Gwen Stefani & Moby f/ Gwen Stefani win
  • Nov 7 35th Country Music Association Award: Tim McGraw, Lee Ann Womack & Toby Keith win
  • Dec 4 12th Billboard Music Awards: Destiny's Child and Shaggy win

Musicians Married in 2001

  • Feb 10 Singer-comedian Weird Al Yankovic (41) weds Suzanne Krajewski
  • May 6 Actress-singer Billie Piper (18) weds media mogul Chris Evans (35) at the Little Church of the West in Las Vegas
  • Jun 3 American writer and actress Tina Fey (31) weds "Saturday Night Live" composer Jeff Richmond (40) in a Greek Orthodox ceremony at The Merion Tribute House, Merion Station, Pennsylvania

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