Frank Ocean Picks Up 2 Wins During Grammys Debut, List Of Winners Unveiled
A wide range of artists/celebrities filled Los Angeles' Staples Center on Sunday (February 10) for the 55th Annual Grammy Awards. Jay-Z, Kanye West, and Frank Ocean were the evening's big winners.
Hov and Ye took home three wins (Best Rap Performance, Best Rap/Sung Collaboration, and Best Rap Song), while Ocean picked up two awards in his Grammy debut, including honors for Best Urban Contemporary Album for his Channel Orange debut, and Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for "No Church in the Wild."
Other winners included: Beyonce with her 17th Grammy for Best Traditional R&B Performance ("Love On Top"), Drake landed his first win for Best Rap Album (Take Care), and Miguel added a Grammy to his mantle for Best R&B Song ("Adorn").
The list of winner is as follows. For the full list, visit Grammys.com.
Album of the Year: Babel – Mumford & Sons
Record of the Year: "Somebody That I Used to Know" – Gotye ft. Kimbra
Song of the Year: "We Are Young" – fun. ft. Janelle Monáe
Best New Artist: fun.
Best R&B Performance: "Climax" – Usher
Best Traditional R&B Performance: "Love On Top" – Beyonce
Best R&B Song: Adorn" – Miguel
Best Urban Contemporary Album: Channel Orange – Frank Ocean
Best R&B Album: Black Radio – Robert Glasper Experiment
Best Rap Performance:"N****s In Paris" – Jay-Z & Kanye West
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration: "No Church In The Wild" – Jay-Z & Kanye West ft. Frank Ocean & The-Dream
Best Rap Song: N****s In Paris" – Jay-Z & Kanye West
Best Rap Album: Take Care – Drake
Best Pop Solo Performance: "Set Fire To The Rain [Live]" – Adele
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance: "Somebody That I Used To Know" – Gotye ft. Kimbra
Producer Of The Year, Non-Classical: Dan Auerbach
Best Short Form Music Video: We Found Love" – Rihanna ft. Calvin Harris