Grammy Winners

By: Louie Wieseman

The 58th Annual Grammy Awards were hosted on February 15th on CBS. The show has concluded after an array of performances, tributes, and of course the awards. Check out this year’s list of winners!

Album Of The Year

Sound and Color – Alabama Shakes

To Pimp a Butterfly – Kendrick Lamar

Traveller – Chris Stapleton

1989 – Taylor Swift

Beauty Behind the Madness – The Weeknd

 

Record Of The Year

“Really Love” –  D’Angelo and the Vanguard

“Uptown Funk” –  Mark Ronson feat. Bruno Mars

“Thinking Out Loud” – Ed Sheeran

“Blank Space” – Taylor Swift

“Can’t Feel my Face” – The Weeknd

 

Song Of The Year

“Alright” – Kendrick Lamar

“Blank Space” – Taylor Swift

“Girl Crush” – Little Big Town

“See You Again” – Wiz Khalifa feat. Charlie Puth

“Thinking Out Loud” –  Ed Sheeran

 

Best New Artist

Courtney Barnett

James Bay

Sam Hunt

Tori Kelly

Meghan Trainor

 

Best Pop Solo Performance

“Heartbeat Song” – Kelly Clarkson

“Love Me Like You Do” – Ellie Goulding

“Thinking Out Loud” – Ed Sheeran

“Blank Space” – Taylor Swift

“Can’t Feel My Face” – The Weeknd

 

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

“Ship to Wreck” – Florence + The Machine

“Sugar” – Maroon 5

“Uptown Funk” – Mark Ronson feat. Bruno Mars

“Bad Blood” – Taylor Swift feat. Kendrick Lamar

“See You Again” – Wiz Khalifa feat. Charlie Puth

 

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

The Silver Lining: The Songs of Jerome Kern -Tony Bennett & Bill Charlap

Shadows in the Night – Bob Dylan

Stages – Josh Groban

No One Ever Tells You – Seth MacFarlane

My Dream Duets – Barry Manilow (& Various Artists)

 

Best Pop Vocal Album

Piece by Piece – Kelly Clarkson

How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful – Florence + The Machine

Uptown Special – Mark Ronson

1989 – Taylor Swift

Before This World – James Taylor

 

Best Dance Recording

“We’re All We Need” – Above & Beyond feat. Zoë Johnston

“Go” – The Chemical Brothers

“Never Catch Me” – Flying Lotus feat. Kendrick Lamar

“Runaway (U & I)”Galantis

“Where Are Ü Now” – Skrillex and Diplo with Justin Bieber

 

Best Rock Performance

“Don’t Wanna Fight”Alabama Shakes

“What Kind Of Man” – Florence + The Machine

“Something From Nothing” – Foo Fighters

“Ex’s & Oh’s” – Elle King

“Moaning Lisa Smile”Wolf Alice

 

Best Alternative Music Album

Sound & Color – Alabama Shakes

Vulnicura – Björk

The Waterfall – My Morning Jacket

Currents – Tame Impala

Star Wars – Wilco

 

Best Urban Contemporary Album

Ego Death – The Internet

You Should Be Here – Kehlani

Blood  – Lianne La Havas

Wildheart – Miguel

Beauty Behind the MadnessThe Weeknd

 

Best Rap Album

2014 Forest Hills Drive – J. Cole

Compton – Dr. Dre

If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late – Drake

To Pimp a Butterfly – Kendrick Lamar

The Pinkprint – Nicki Minaj

 

Best Country Album

Montevallo – Sam Hunt

Pain Killer – Little Big Town

The Blade – Ashley Monroe

Pageant Material – Kacey Musgraves

TravellerChris Stapleton

 

Best Jazz Instrumental Album

My Favorite Things – Joey Alexander

Breathless – Terence Blanchard feat. The E-Collective

Covered: Recorded Live at Capitol Studios – Robert Glasper & The Robert Glasper Trio

Beautiful Life – Jimmy Greene

Past Present – John Scofield

 

Best Gospel Album

Destined to Win (Live) – Karen Clark Sheard

Living It – Dorinda Clark-Cole

One Place Live – Tasha Cobbs

Covered: Alive Is Asia [Live] (Deluxe) – Israel & Newbreed

Life Music: Stage Two – Jonathan McReynolds

 

Best Contemporary Christian Music Album

Whatever the Road – Jason Crabb

How Can It Be – Lauren Daigle

Saints and Sinners – Matt Maher

This Is Not a Test – Tobymac

Love Ran Red – Chris Tomlin

 

Best Musical Theater Album

An American in Paris

Run Home

Hamilton

The King and I

Something Rotten

 

Best Latin Pop Album

Terral – Pablo Alborán

Healer – Alex Cuba

A Quien Quiera Escuchar (Deluxe Edition) – Ricky Martin

Sirope – Alejandro Sanz

Algo Sucede – Julieta Venegas

 

Best Americana Album

The Firewatcher’s Daughter  – Brandi Carlile

The Traveling Kind – Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell

Something More Than Free – Jason Isbell

Mono – The Mavericks

The Phosphorescent Blues – Punch Brothers

 

Best Dance/Electronic Album

Our Love – Caribou

Born in the Echoes – The Chemical Brothers

Caracal – Disclosure

In Colour – Jamie xx

Skrillex and Diplo Present Jack Ü – Skrillex and Diplo

 

Best Contemporary Instrumental Album

Guitar in the Space Age!- Bill Frisell

Love Language – Wouter Kellerman

Afrodeezia – Marcus Miller

Sylva – Snarky Puppy & Metropole Orkest

The Gospel According to Jazz, Chapter IV – Kirk Whalum

 

Best Metal Performance

“Identity” – August Burns Red

“Ghost” – Cirice

“512” Lamb of God

‘Thank You” – Sevendust

“Custer” – Slipknot

 

Best Rock Song

“Don’t Wanna Fight” – Alabama Shakes

“Ex’s & Oh’s” – Elle King

“Hold Back the River” – James Bay

“Lydia” – Highly Suspect

“What Kind of Man” – Florence + the Machine

 

Best Rock Album

Chaos and the Calm – James Bay

Kintsugi – Death Cab for Cutie

Mister Asylum – Highly Suspect

Drones – Muse

.5: The Gray Chapter – Slipknot

 

Best R&B Performance

“If I Don’t Have You” – Tamar Braxton

“Rise Up” – Andra Day

“Breathing Underwater” – Hiatus Kaiyote

“Planes” – Jeremih feat. J. Cole

“Earned It (Fifty Shades of Grey)”The Weeknd

 

Best Traditional R&B Performance

“He Is” – Faith Evans

“Little Ghetto Boy” – Lalah Hathaway

“Let It Burn” – Jazmine Sullivan

“Shame” – Tyrese

“My Favorite Part of You” – Charlie Wilson

 

Best R&B Song

“Coffee” – Miguel

“Earned It (Fifty Shades of Grey)”The Weeknd

“Let It Burn” – Jazmine Sullivan

“Really Love” – D’Angelo and The Vanguard

“Shame”Tyrese

 

Best R&B Album

Coming Home – Leon Bridges

Black Messiah – D’Angelo and the Vanguard

Cheers to the Fall – Andra Day

Reality Show – Jazmine Sullivan

Forever Charlie – Charlie Wilson

 

Best Rap Performance

“Apparently” – J. Cole

“Back to Back” – Drake

“Trap Queen” – Fetty Wap

“Alright” – Kendrick Lamar

“Truffle Butter” – Nicki Minaj feat. Drake & Lil Wayne

“All Day” – Kanye West feat. Theophilus London, Allan Kingdom & Paul McCartney

 

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration

“One Man Can Change the World” – Big Sean feat. Kanye West & John Legend

“Glory” – Common & John Legend

“Classic Man” – Jidenna feat. Roman GianArthur

“These Walls” – Kendrick Lamar feat. Bilal, Anna Wise & Thundercat

“Only” – Nicki Minaj feat. Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown

 

Best Rap Song

“All Day” – Kanye West feat. Theophilus London, Allan Kingdom & Paul McCartney

“Alright” – Kendrick Lamar

“Energy” – Drake

“Glory” – Common & John Legend

“Trap Queen” – Fetty Wap

 

Best Country Duo/Group Performance

“Stay a Little Longer” – Brothers Osborne

“If I Needed You” – Joey + Rory

“The Driver” – Charles Kelley, Dierks Bentley & Eric Paslay

“Girl Crush” – Little Big Town

“Lonely Tonight” – Blake Shelton feat. Ashley Monroe

 

Best Country Song

“Chances Are” – Lee Ann Womack

“Diamond Rings And Old Barstools” – Tim McGraw

“Girl Crush” – Little Big Town

“Hold My Hand” – Brandy Clark

“Traveller” – Chris Stapleton

 

Best Country Solo Performance

“Burning House” – Cam

“Traveller” – Chris Stapleton

“Little Toy Guns” – Carrie Underwood

“John 3:16”Keith Urban, John Cougar, John Deere

“Chances Are”Lee Ann Womack

 

Best Compilation Soundtrack For Visual Media

Empire: Season 1

Fifty Shades of Grey

Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me

Pitch Perfect 2

Selma

 

Best Song Written For Visual Media

“Earned It (Fifty Shades Of Grey)” – The Weeknd

“Glory” – Common & John Legend

“Love Me Like You Do” – Ellie Goulding

“See You Again – Wiz Khalifa feat. Charlie Puth

“Til It Happens to You” –  Lady Gaga

 

Score Soundtrack For Visual Media

Birdman

The Imitation Game

Interstellar

The Theory of Everything

Whiplash

 

Best Music Video

“LSD” – A$AP Rocky

“I Feel Love” – The Dead Weather

“Alright” – Kendrick Lamar

“Bad Blood” – Taylor Swift feat. Kendrick Lamar

“Freedom” – Pharrell Williams