Dr. Zakir Hussain Wins Three Grammy Awards

Dr. Zakir Hussain

Dr. Zakir Hussain , the 2022 Kyoto Prize laureate in Arts and Philosophy, has received three 2024 Grammy Awards. Congratulations for the great honor!

Shakti, the fusion group led by Zakir Hussain and guitarist John McLaughlin, has won the Best Global Music Album for This Moment.

In addition, Zakir Hussain was awarded the Best Contemporary Instrumental Album for the album As we speak, performed with Béla Fleck, Edgar Meyer, and Rakesh Chaurasia.

The group also won the Best Global Music Performance for the track Pashto from the album As we speak.


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