The 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards kicked off the ceremony with its pre-telecast categories before Sunday's event. Here you can find the list of the 2013 GRAMMY winners for every category. We will be updating this list live, so stay tuned!
(UPDATED 2/11): The winners were a mixed bag, but the GRAMMYs scored big with their second highest viewership in 20 years, as 28 million viewers tuned in for the big event.
The Black Keys, Mumford & Sons, fun., Frank Ocean, Jay-Z, Kanye West (all nominated for six awards) came away with multiple GRAMMYs, as did Gotye—most surprisingly (or maybe not?) for Record of the Year. Although his "Somebody That I Used to Know," featuring Kimbra, was an eight-week No. 1 on Billboard and the top-selling song of 2012 (with 7 million+ units sold), momentum in recent weeks had seemed to sway in fun. and Frank Ocean's direction.
Ocean, for his part, one a key award in the new, niche category of Urban Contemporary Album—a contest the Academy opted to air during the telecast, perhaps due to the drama leading up to it. As we previously reported, the channel ORANGE singer was competing only against two artists—Miguel and Chris Brown, the latter of whom reportedly attacked Ocean a couple of weeks ago outside an L.A. studio.
fun. took home Best New Artist, much as expected, and Song of the Year for "We Are Young," feat. Janelle Monáe, and The Black Keys dominated the Rock categories. Of course, the crown jewel, Album of the Year, went to the critically acclaimed, record-setting Babel by Mumford & Sons.
See the full list of winners below.
Pop Solo Performance - Adele, “Set Fire to the Rain (Live)"
Best New Artist - fun.
Record of the Year - "Somebody That I Used to Know," Gotye feat. Kimbra
Song of the Year - Jack Antonoff, Jeff Bhasker, Andrew Dost and Nate Ruess for "We Are Young" by fun. Featuring Janelle Monáe
Album of the Year - Mumford & Sons, "Babel"
Urban Contemporary Album - Frank Ocean, "channel ORANGE"
Rock Performance - "Lonely Boy," The Black Keys
Pop Vocal Album - "Stronger," Kelly Clarkson
Best Country Album - "Uncaged," Zac Brown Band
Country Solo Performance - "Blown Away," Carrie Underwood
Rap/Sung Collaboration - “No Church in the Wild,” Jay-Z, Kanye West, Frank Ocean and The-Dream
Short Form Music Video - Rihanna, "We Found Love"
Long Form Music Video - Mumford And Sons, "Big Easy Express
Instrumental Composition - Chick Corea, "Mozart Goes Dancing"
Instrumental Arrangement - Gil Evans, "How About You"
Arrangement Accompanying Vocals - Thara Memory & Esperanza Spalding, "City of Roses"
Recording Package - Michael Amzalag & Mathias Augustyniak, "Biophilia"
Boxed Limited Edition Package - Fritz Klaetke "Woody at 100: The Woody Guthrie Centennial Collection"
Album Notes - Billy Vera, "Singular Genius: The Complete ABC Singles"
Historical Album - Alan Boyd, Mark Linett, Brian Wilson & Dennis Wolfe, "The Smile Sessions"
Engineered Album, Non-Classical - Richard King, "The Goat Rodeo Sessions"
Remixed Recording - Joseph Ray, Skrillex & Daniel Stephans, "Promises"
Surround Sound Album - Jim Anderson, Darcy Proper & Michael Friedman, "Modern Cool"
Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music Performance - Matt Redman, "10,000 Reasons (Bless The Lord)"
Gospel Song - Erica Campbell, Tina Campbell & Warryn Campbell, "Go Get It"
Contemporary Christian Music Song - Jonas Myrin & Matt Redman "10,000 Reasons (Bless The Lord)" / Israel Houghton & Micah Massey, "Your Presence Is Heaven"
Gospel Album - Lecrae, "Gravity"
Contemporary Christian Music Album - TobyMac, "Eye On It"
Latin Pop Album - Juanes, "MTV Unplugged Deluxe Edition"
Latin Rock, Urban Or Alternative Album - Quetzal, "Imaginaries"
Regional Mexican Music Album - Lila Downs, "Pecados Y Milagros"
Tropical Latin Album - Marlow Rosado y La Riquena, "Retro"
Engineered Album, Classical - Tom Caulfield & John Newton, Mark Donahue, "Life& Breath - Choral Works By Rene Clausen"
Producer Of The Year, Classical - Blanton Alspaugh
Orchestral Performance - Michael Tilson Thomas, "Adams: Harmonielehre & Short Ride in a Fast Machine"
Opera Recording - James Levine & Fabio Luisi, Hans-Peter Konig, Jay Hunter Morris, Bryn Terfel & Deborah Voigt , "Wagner: Der Ring Des Nibelungen
Choral Performance - Charles Bruffy, "Life & Breath - Choral Works By Rene Clausen"
Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance - Eighth Blackbird, "Meanwhile"
Classical Instrumental Solo - Kim Kashkashian, "Kurtag & Ligeti: Music For Viola"
Classical Vocal Solo - Renee Fleming, "Poemes"
Classical Compendium - Antoni Wit, Aleksandra Nagorko & Andrzej Sasin, "Penderecki: Fonogrammi; Horn Concerto; Partita; The Awakening of Jacob; Anaklasis"
Contemporary Classical Composition - Stephen Hartke, "Hartke, Stephen: Meanwhile - Incidental Music to Imaginary Puppet Plays"
Reggae Album - Jimmy Cliff, "Rebirth"
Children's Album - The Okee Dokee Brothers, " Can You Canoe?"
Spoken Word Album - Janis Ian, "Society's Child: My Autobiography"
Comedy Album - Jimmy Fallon, "Blow Your Pants Off"
New Age Album - Omar Akram, "Echoes of Love"
Improvised Jazz Solo - Gary Burton & Chick Corea, "Hot House"
Jazz Vocal Album - Esperanza Spalding, "Radio Music Society"
Jazz Instrumental Album - Pat Metheny Unity Band, "Unity Band"
Large Jazz Ensemble Album - Arturo Sandoval, "Dear Diz"
Latin Jazz Album - The Clare Fischer Latin Jazz Big Band, "Ritmo"
Compilation Soundtrack Album - Various Artists, "Midnight in Paris"
Score Soundtrack Album - Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross, "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo"
Song Written For Visual Media - T Bone Burnett, Taylor Swift, John Paul White & Joy Williams, "Safe & Sound (From The Hunger Games)"
Americana Album - Bonnie Raitt, "Slipstream"
Bluegrass Album - Steep Canyon Rangers, "Nobody Knows You"
Blues Album - Dr. John, "Locked Down"
Folk Album - Yo-Yo Ma, Stuart Duncan, Edger Meyer & Chris Thile, "The Goat Rodeo Sessions"
Regional Roots Music Album - Wayne Toups, Steve Riley & Wilson Savoy, "The Band Courtbouillon"
Musical Theater Album - Steve Kazee & Cristin Milioti, Steven Epsetin & Martin Lew, "Once: A New Musical"
Rap Performance - Jay-Z & Kanye West, "N****s in Paris"
Rap Song - Jay-Z & Kanye West, "N****s in Paris"
Rap Album - Drake, "Take Care"
R&B Performance - Usher, "Climax"
Traditional R&B Performance - Beyonce, "Love on Top"
R&B Song - Miguel, "Adorn"
R&B Album - Robert Glasper Experiment, "Black Radio"
Dance Recording - Skrillex & Sirah, "Bangarang"
Dance/Electronica Album - Skrillex, "Bangarang"
World Music Album - Ravi Shankar, "The Living Room Sessions Part 1"
Country Duo/Group Performance - Little Big Town, "Pontoon"
Country Song - Carrie Underwood, "Blown Away"
Traditional Pop Vocal Album - Paul McCartney, "Kisses on the Bottom"
Hard Rock/Metal Performance - Halestorm, "Love Bites (So Do I)"
Rock Song - Dan Auerback, Brian Burton & Patrick Carney (The Black Keys), "Lonely Boy"
Rock Album - The Black Keys, "El Camino"
Alternative Music Album - Gotye, "Making Mirrors"
Pop/Duo Group Performance - Gotye & Kimbra, "Somebody That I Used to Know"
Pop Instrumental Album - Chris Botti, "Impressions"
Producer Of The Year, Non-Classical - Dan Auerbach