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List of Grammy Award Winners

02-FEB-2017 18:39

    The Grammy Award is given outstanding achievement in the mainly English-language music industry by The Recording Academy to recognize. It is also called as Gramophone Award.  The prime motive of giving awards to recognise the positive impact of the lives of musicians, industry members and society at large. The annual presentation ceremony features performances by prominent artists, and the presentation of those awards that have a more popular interest.

     Grammy Awards

    List of Grammy Award Winners 2016


    Category of Awards

    Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars, "Uptown Funk"

    Record of the Year

    Taylor Swift, 1989

    Album of the Year

    Meghan Trainor

    Best New Artist

    Alabama Shakes

    Best Rock Performance


    Best Musical Theatre Album

    Ed Sheeran, "Thinking Out Loud"

    Song of the Year

    Chris Stapleton, Traveller

    Best Country Album

    Kendrick Lamar, To Pimp a Butterfly

    Best Rap Album

    Ed Sheeran, "Thinking Out Loud"

    Best Pop Solo Performance

    Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars, "Uptown Funk"

    Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

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

    Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

    Taylor Swift, 1989

    Best Pop Vocal Album

    Skrillex and Diplo With Justin Bieber, "Where Are Ü Now"

    Best Dance Recording

    Skrillex and Diplo, Skrillex and Diplo Present Jack Ü

    Best Dance/Electronic Album

    Ghost, "Cirice"

    Best Metal Performance

    Alabama Shakes, "Don't Wanna Fight"

    Best Rock Song

    Muse, Drones

    Best Rock Album

    Alabama Shakes, Sound & Color

    Best Alternative Music Album

    The Weeknd, "Earned It (Fifty Shades of Grey)"

    Best R&B Performance

    Lalah Hathaway, "Little Ghetto Boy"

    Best Traditional R&B Performance

    D'Angelo & Kendra Foster, "Really Love"

    Best R&B Song

    The Weeknd, Beauty Behind The Madness

    Best Urban Contemporary Album

    D'Angelo and the Vanguard, 'Black Messiah'

    Best R&B Album

    Kendrick Lamar, "Alright"

    Best Rap Performance

    Kendrick Lamar featuring Bilal, Anna Wise & Thundercat, "These Walls"


    Best Rap/Sung Collaboration

    Kendrick Lamar, Kawan Prather, Mark Anthony Spears & Pharrell Williams, "Alright"

    Best Rap Song

    Chris Stapleton, "Traveller"

    Best Country Solo Performance

    Little Big Town, "Girl Crush"

    Best Country Duo/Group Performance

    Little Big Town, "Girl Crush"

    Best Country Song

    The Fairfield Four, Still Rockin' My Soul

    Best Roots Gospel Album

    Tobymac, This Is Not a Test

    Best Contemporary Christian Music Album

    Amy Winehouse, Amy

    Best Music Film

    Taylor Swift feat. Kendrick Lamar, "Bad Blood"

    Best Music Video

    Common and John Legend, "Glory"

    Best Song Written for Visual Media

    Natlia Lafourcade, Hasta La Raíz and Pitbull, Dale (tied)

    Best Latin Rock, Urban or Alternative Album

    Ricky Martin, A Quien Quiera Escuchar (Deluxe Edition)

    Best Latin Pop Album

    Louis C.K., Live at Madison Square Garden

    Best Comedy Album

    Jimmy Carter, A Full Life: Reflections at Ninety

    Best Spoken Word Album

    The first award ceremony was held at the same time in two locations on May 4, 1959 - Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills California, and Park Sheraton Hotel in New York City, and 28 Grammys were awarded. In the above list gives the quick recap of the winners of Grammy Awards.

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