Sandeep Das takes away Grammy for Best world music

“Sing Me Home”, an album which has contribution from Indian tabla player Sandeep on Sunday won the Best World Music Album at the 59th Grammy Awards, where British star Adele clinched as many as five trophies.

Das is part of Silk Road Ensemble, a collaborative effort by musician Yo-Yo Ma to bring together performers and composers from more than 20 countries. Their “Sing Me Home” pipped Anoushka Shankar’s album “Land Of Gold”. The ensemble was also nominated in the Best Music Film for “The Music Of Strangers”, but they didn’t get the award for it.

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