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Tabla maestro Zakir Hussain gets three Grammy awards, one with Shakti group

Tabla maestro Zakir Hussain on Sunday was among the winners for three Grammy Awards for Best Global Music Performance, Best Contemporary Instrumental Album and Best Global Music. Flautist Rakesh Chaurasia won two of the awards along with Hussain.

Fusion band Shakti – comprising Hussain, vocalist Shankar Mahadevan, guitarist John McLaughlin, percussionist V Selvaganesh and violinist Ganesh Rajagopalan – won the award for Best Global Music for the album This Moment.

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