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Ravi Shankr Bags Grammy For Best World Music Album

PUBLISHED BY: SURENDER KUMAR
FEBRUARY 11, 2013

   
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Late Pt. Ravi Shankar, the sitar virtuoso and the best-known global ambassador of Indian classical music, has won best world music album Grammy for 'The Living Room Sessions Part 1.'

 

Anoushka Shankar, his daughter, accepted the posthumous award on his behalf. She was also  a nominee for her album 'Traveller.'  On Saturday, a lifetime achievement award was also given to Ravi Shankar at the Special Merit Awards celebrations.
 

 

Shankar's daughters Norah Jones and Anoushka Shankar accepted their father's lifetime achievement award.



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