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A Look Back At the 55th Grammy Awards

 
A Look Back At the 55th Grammy Awards
Posted February 11th, 2013 @ 6:46am

55th annual Grammy Awards Winners List

Last nights Grammy Awards were entertaining, from Sting on Stage with Bruno Mars, to Miguel, Mumford and all of the performances it was a good watch.  I gave the award show a B, while my co-host Brian Oake saw it more a B-.  What was your favorite part of the 55th Grammy Awards?


BEST POP DUO/GROUP PERFORMANCE
Gotye f/ Kimbra: “Somebody That I Used to Know”

BEST ALTERNATIVE MUSIC ALBUM
Gotye: Making Mirrors

RECORD OF THE YEAR
Gotye f/ Kimbra: “Somebody That I Used to Know”


ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Mumford & Sons: Babel


SONG OF THE YEAR

(Songwriters’ award. Artist name in parentheses.)
“We Are Young”: Jack Antonoff, Jeff Bhasker, Andrew Dost & Nate Ruess (Fun. f/ Janelle Monáe)

BEST NEW ARTIST
Fun.


BEST POP SOLO PERFORMANCE

Adele: “Set Fire to the Rain” (live)

BEST POP INSTRUMENTAL ALBUM
Chris Botti: Impressions

BEST POP VOCAL ALBUM
Kelly Clarkson: Stronger

BEST DANCE RECORDING
Skrillex f/ Sirah: “Bangarang”

BEST DANCE/ELECTRONICA ALBUM
Skrillex: Bangarang

BEST TRADITIONAL POP VOCAL ALBUM
Paul McCartney: Kisses on the Bottom


BEST ROCK PERFORMANCE

Black Keys: “Lonely Boy”

BEST ROCK SONG
(Songwriters’ award. Artist name in parentheses.)
“Lonely Boy”: Dan Auerbach, Brian Burton & Patrick Carney (Black Keys)

BEST ROCK ALBUM
Black Keys: El Camino

BEST HARD ROCK/METAL PERFORMANCE
Halestorm: “Love Bites (So Do I)”

BEST R&B PERFORMANCE
Usher: “Climax”

BEST TRADITIONAL R&B PERFORMANCE
Beyoncé: “Love on Top”

BEST R&B SONG
(Songwriters’ award. Artist name in parentheses.)
“Adorn”: Miguel Pimentel (Miguel)

BEST URBAN CONTEMPORARY ALBUM
Frank Ocean: Channel Orange

BEST R&B ALBUM
Robert Glasper Experiment: Black Radio

BEST RAP PERFORMANCE
Jay-Z & Kanye West: “N****s in Paris”

BEST RAP/SUNG COLLABORATION
Jay-Z & Kanye West f/ Frank Ocean & The-Dream: “No Church in the Wild”

BEST RAP SONG
“N****s in Paris”: Shawn Carter, Mike Dean, Chauncey Hollis & Kanye West (Jay-Z & Kanye West)

BEST RAP ALBUM
Drake: Take Care

BEST COUNTRY SOLO PERFORMANCE
Carrie Underwood: "Blown Away"

BEST COUNTRY DUO/GROUP PERFORMANCE
Little Big Town: “Pontoon”

BEST COUNTRY SONG
“Blown Away”: Josh Kear & Chris Tompkins (Carrie Underwood)

BEST COUNTRY ALBUM
Zac Brown Band: Uncaged

BEST GOSPEL/CONTEMPORARY CHRISTIAN MUSIC PERFORMANCE
Matt Redman: “10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord)”

BEST GOSPEL SONG
“Go Get It”: Erica Campbell, Tina Campbell & Warryn Campbell (Mary Mary)

BEST CONTEMPORARY CHRISTIAN MUSIC SONG
TIE: “10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord)”: Jonas Myrin & Matt Redman (Matt Redman)
TIE: “Your Presence Is Heaven”: Israel Houghton & Micah Massey (Israel & New Breed)

BEST GOSPEL ALBUM
Lecrae: Gravity

BEST CONTEMPORARY CHRISTIAN MUSIC ALBUM
TobyMac: Eye on It

BEST AMERICANA ALBUM
Bonnie Raitt: Slipstream

BEST BLUEGRASS ALBUM
Steep Canyon Rangers: Nobody Knows You

BEST BLUES ALBUM
Dr. John: Locked Down

BEST FOLK ALBUM
Yo-Yo Ma, Stuart Duncan, Edgar Meyer and Chris Thile: The Goat Rodeo Sessions

BEST REGGAE ALBUM
Jimmy Cliff: Rebirth

BEST WORLD MUSIC ALBUM
Ravi Shankar: The Living Room Sessions Part 1

BEST SPOKEN WORD ALBUM
Janis Ian: Society's Child: My Autobiography

BEST COMEDY ALBUM
Jimmy Fallon: Blow Your Pants Off

BEST MUSICAL THEATER ALBUM
Once: A New Musical

BEST COMPILATION SOUNDTRACK FOR VISUAL MEDIA
Midnight in Paris

BEST SCORE SOUNDTRACK FOR VISUAL MEDIA
The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo: Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross

BEST SONG WRITTEN FOR VISUAL MEDIA
“Safe & Sound” (From The Hunger Games): T Bone Burnett, Taylor Swift, John Paul White & Joy Williams (Taylor Swift f/ The Civil Wars)

BEST RECORDING PACKAGE
(Art directors’ award)
Björk: Biophilia

BEST BOXED OR SPECIAL LIMITED EDITION PACKAGE
Woody at 100: The Woody Guthrie Centennial Collection

BEST ALBUM NOTES
Billy Vera for Ray Charles: Singular Genius: The Complete ABC Singles

BEST HISTORICAL ALBUM
Beach Boys: The Smile Sessions (Deluxe Box Set)

BEST ENGINEERED ALBUM, NON-CLASSICAL
Yo-Yo Ma, Stuart Duncan, Edgar Meyer and Chris Thile: The Goat Rodeo Sessions

PRODUCER OF THE YEAR, NON-CLASSICAL
Dan Auerbach

BEST REMIXED RECORDING, NON-CLASSICAL
(Remixers award. Artist in parentheses)
Promises (Skrillex & Nero Remix): Skrillex, remixer (Nero)

BEST SHORT FORM MUSIC VIDEO
Rihanna f/ Calvin Harris: “We Found Love”

BEST LONG FORM MUSIC VIDEO
Mumford & Sons: Big Easy Express

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