55th Annual Grammy Awards: Sons, Fun., Gotye Win Big In One Of The Best Grammy Nights! [Winners List]

It’s the music industry’s biggest night as the world’s greatest artists gather together to celebrate the 55th Annual Grammy Awards.  Multiple winners tonight are The Black Keys, winning 3 Grammys plus an award for member Dan Auerbach, Gotye with a total of 3 Grammys, and Mumford And Sons, also with 3.  Frank Ocean who received the most nominations (6), goes home with two.  Pop-rock band Fun. wins Song Of The Year for their smash “We Are Young,” and one of the most coveted categories of the night — Best New Artist.  It’s also a night of the American Idols as Kelly Clarkson and Carrie Underwood win Best Pop Vocal Album and Best Country Solo and Country Song, respectively.

The night is filled with incredible performances by Fun.Frank Ocean, Mumford And SonsKelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Jack White, and Ed Sheeran with Elton John, Rihanna, and more, but my favorite performance of the night goes to the Bob Marley Tribute featuring Bruno Mars, Sting, Rihanna, Ziggy and Damien Marley.  I also love the performance of Maroon 5 and Alicia Keys where they mashed their songs Daylight and Girl On Fire together.  One of the major highlights of the night is the return of Justin Timberlake to the stage.  I must say, this year’s Grammy Awards is one of the best.

Let’s take a look at the complete list of Grammy Winners:

Record of the Year: “Somebody That I Used To Know,” Gotye feat. Kimbra

Album of the Year: Babel, Mumford And Sons

Song of the Year: “We Are Young,” (Jack Antonoff, Jeff Bhasker, Andrew Dost and Nate Reuss, songwriters (Fun. feat. Janelle Monae)

Best New Artist: Fun.

Best Pop Solo Performance: “Set Fire to the Rain” (Live), Adele

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance: “Somebody That I Used to Know,” Gotye feat. Kimbra

Best Pop Vocal Album: Stronger, Kelly Clarkson

Best Dance/Electronica Album: Bangarang, Skrillex

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album: Kisses on the Bottom, Paul McCartney

Best Rock Performance: “Lonely Boy,” Black Keys

Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance: “Love Bites (So Do I),” Halestorm

Best Rock Song: “Lonely Boy,” Dan Auerbach, Brian Burton and Patrick Carney (Black Keys)

Best Rock Album: El Camino, Black Keys

Best Alternative Music Album: Making Mirrors, Gotye

Best R&B Performance: “Climax,” Usher

Best Traditional R&B Performance: “Love on Top,” Beyoncé

Best R&B Song: “Adorn,” Miguel

Best Urban Contemporary Album: Channel Orange, Frank Ocean

Best R&B Album: Black Radio, Robert Glasper Experiment

Best Rap Performance: “N****s in Paris,” Jay-Z and Kanye West

Best Rap Song: “N****s in Paris,” Jay-Z and Kanye West

Best Rap Album: Take Care, Drake

Best Country Solo Performance: “Blown Away,” Carrie Underwood

Best Country Album: Uncaged, Zac Brown Band

Best Blues Album: Locked Down, Dr. John

Best Reggae Album: Rebirth, Jimmy Cliff

Best Comedy Album: Blow Your Pants Off, Jimmy Fallon

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media: The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross

Best Historical Album: The Smile Sessions (Deluxe Boxed Set), Beach Boys

Producer of the Year, Non-Classical: Dan Auerbach


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