56th Annual Grammy Award Winners

56th Annual Grammy Award Winners

Well, what a night! As always, The Grammy Awards presents has its fair share of shocks and surprises. Perhaps the most shocking of the night was the near-sweep of the Rap category by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis. But that said, it was  a phenomenal night all around.

Congrats to all the winners, and be sure to comment on your favorite memories of the 56th Annual Grammy Awards!

56th Annual Grammy Award Winners

(Bolded selections are the winners that we accurately predicted for that category)

Record of the Year

Album of the Year

  • Random Access Memory –  Daft Punk

Song of the Year

  • Royals –  Joel Little & Ella Yelich O’Connor, songwriters (Lorde)

Best New Artist

  • Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

Best Pop Solo Performance

  • Royals –  Lorde

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

  • Get Lucky –  Daft Punk Featuring Pharrell Williams & Nile Rodgers

Best Pop Vocal Album

  • Unorthodox Jukebox – Bruno Mars

Best Dance Recording

  • Clarity – Zedd Featuring Foxes.  Zedd, producer; Zedd, mixer

Best Dance/Electronica Album

  • Random Access Memories – Daft Punk

Best R&B Performance

  • Something – Snarky Puppy With Lalah Hathaway

Best Traditional R&B Performance

  • Please Come Home – Gary Clark Jr.

Best R&B Song

  • Pusher Love Girl –  James Fauntleroy, Jerome Harmon, Timothy Mosley & Justin Timberlake, songwriters (Justin Timberlake)

Best Urban Contemporary Album

  • Unapologetic – Rhianna

Best R&B Album

  • Girl on Fire – Alicia Keys

Best Rap Performance

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration

  • Holy Grail – Jay Z ft Justin Timberlake

Best Rap Song

  • Thrift Shop – Ben Haggerty & Ryan Lewis, songwriters (Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz)

Best Rap Album

  • The Heist – Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

Best Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music Performance

  • Break Every Chain (Live) – Tasha Cobbs

Best Gospel Song

  • If He Did it Before…Same God –  Tye Tribbett, songwriter (Tye Tribbett)

Best Gospel Album

  • Greater Than [Live] – Tye Tribbet

Best Blues Album

  • Get Up! – Ben Harper With Charlie Musselwhite

Best Reggae Album

  • Ziggy Marley in Concert – Ziggy Marley

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