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Green Day Leads 2001 California Music Awards Nominees

Feb 12, 2001, 5:45 pm PT


Green Day
Green Day dusted its West Coast peers with seven nominations for the 24th Annual California Music Awards scattered throughout the trio, it was announced on Monday (Feb. 12).

Green Day nabbed nods for Outstanding Album and Outstanding Punk Rock/Ska Album for Warning; Outstanding Group; vocalist Billie Joe Armstrong picked up a nod for Outstanding Male Vocalist and Outstanding Songwriter; bassist Mike Dirnt for Outstanding Bassist; and drummer Tre Cool for Outstanding Drummer.

Back in the pack with four nominations include singer-songwriter Aimee Mann for Outstanding Album (Bachelor No. 2), Outstanding Female Vocalist, Outstanding Single ("Save Me"), and Outstanding Songwriter; Queens of the Stone Age for Outstanding Album and Outstanding Hard Rock/Heavy Metal Album for R, Outstanding Guitarist for Josh Homme, and Outstanding Bassist for Nick Oliveri; and Grandaddy for Outstanding Rock/Pop Album for The Sophtware Slump, Outstanding Guitarist and Outstanding Songwriter for Jason Lytle, and Outstanding Drummer for Aaron Burtch.

Three-nomination recipients included A Perfect Circle (Outstanding Debut Album and Outstanding Hard Rock/Heavy Metal Album for Mer de Noms, and Outstanding Single for "Judith"), Metallica (Outstanding Guitarist for Kirk Hammett, Outstanding Bassist for Jason Newsted, and Outstanding Drummer for Lars Ulrich), Counting Crows (Outstanding Single for "Hangin' Around," Outstanding male Vocalist for Adam Duritz, and Outstanding Group), No Doubt (Outstanding Punk Rock/Ska Album and Outstanding Rock/Pop Album for Return of Saturn and Outstanding Group), and Jurassic 5 (Outstanding Album and Outstanding Hip-Hop/Rap Album for Quality Control, and Outstanding Group).


Aimee Mann
The 24th Annual California Music Awards will take place April 28 at the Calvin Simmons Theater in Oakland, Calif. Producer-philanthropist Tom Campbell will receive a public service award at the ceremony, part of which will feature a performance by Little Feat, which is also receiving a California Gold award.

Here's is the full list of nominees for the 24th Annual California Music Awards:

Outstanding Album:
Green Day, Warning
Queens of the Stone Age, R
Aimee Mann, Bachelor No. 2
Jurassic 5, Quality Control
Deftones, White Pony

Outstanding Debut Album:
Lucy Pearl, Lucy Pearl
100 Watt Smith, And Reason Flew
A Perfect Circle, Mer de Noms
Aisler’s Set, Last Match
Linkin Park, Hybrid Theory
OPM, Menace to Sobriety

Outstanding Rock/Pop Album:
Grandaddy, The Sophtware Slump
Stone Temple Pilots, No. 4
Beck, Stereopathic Soulmanure
Neil Young, Silver & Gold
Jackpot, Weightless
No Doubt, Return of Saturn

Outstanding Hard Rock/Heavy Metal Album:
A Perfect Circle, Mer de Noms
Marilyn Manson, Holy Wood (In the Shadow of the Valley of Death)
Deftones, White Pony
Papa Roach, Infest
Queens of the Stone Age, R


Queens of the Stone Age
Outstanding Hip-Hop/Rap Album:
Deltron 3030, Deltron 3030
Jurassic 5, Quality Control
Black Eyed Peas, Bridging the Gap
Cypress Hill, Skull & Bones
Blackalicious, Nia

Outstanding Punk Rock/Ska Album:
Blink 182, The Mark, Tom & Travis Show
Green Day, Warning
Rancid, Rancid 2000
American Steel, Rogue’s March
Bad Religion, New America
No Doubt, Return of Saturn

Outstanding Modern Rock Album:
Creeper Lagoon, Watering Ghost Garden
Incubus, Make Yourself
Mr. T Experience, Miracle of Shame
Wallflowers, Breach
Offspring, Conspiracy of One
Limp Bizkit, Chocolate Starfish and the Hot Dog Flavored Water

Outstanding Jazz Album:
Dave Brubeck, One Alone
Dave Koz, The Dance
Lavay Smith, Everybody’s Talking Bout Miss Thing
Boney James/Rick Braun, Shake It Up
Roy Ayers, Stone Soul Picnic
tin hat trio, Helium

Outstanding Male Vocalist:
Chuck Prophet
Billie Joe Armstrong, Green Day
Dr. Frank, Mr. T Experience
Adam Duritz, Counting Crows
Chali 2na, Ozomatli
Stephan Jenkins, Third Eye Blind

Outstanding Female Vocalist:
Aimee Mann
Victoria Williams
Tracy Chapman
Noe Venable
Noelle Hampton

Outstanding Single:
Counting Crows, "Hangin' Around"
Papa Roach, "Last Resort"
A Perfect Circle, "Judith"
Aimee Mann, "Save Me"
Black Eyed Peas, "Weekends"
Crazy Town, "Butterfly"

Outstanding Group:
Green Day
Counting Crows
Jurassic 5
No Doubt
Smash Mouth
Cypress Hill

Outstanding Guitarist:
Chuck Prophet
Josh Homme, Queens of the Stone Age
Jason Lytle, Grandaddy
Kirk Hammett, Metallica
Wes Borland, Limp Bizkit
Tom Morello, Rage Against the Machine

Outstanding Bassist:
Counte Dante
Mike Dirnt, Green Day
Nick Oliveri, Queens of the Stone Age
Jason Newsted, Metallica
Brad Davis, Fu Manchu
Mona, Sammy Hagar

Outstanding Drummer:
John Santos
Poncho Sanchez
Aaron Burtch, Grandaddy
Lars Urich, Metallica
Tre Cool, Green Day
Lynn Perko, Imperial Teen

Outstanding Songwriter:
Neil Young
Aimee Mann
Billy Joe Armstrong
Jason Lytle
Dave Alvin