The Winners of the 55th Annual Grammy Awards

As you've seen earlier tonight, the 55th Annual Grammy Awards were one of the most spectacular nights in its history. Besides special on-stage performances, the night also saw a list of winners with some big surprises. New York City group fun. and Janelle Monae have won the song of the year trophy for “We Are Young.” Mumford & Sons' Babel has won the Grammy Award for album of the year. But Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys was the night's real top winner with four trophies, including producer of the year for Non-Classical and took home three rock category victories with bandmate Patrick Carney, i.e. Best Rock Performance for "Lonely Boy." Frank Ocean received the prize for Best Urban Contemporary Album for channel.ORANGE. He also won the Best Rap/Sung Collaboration along with The-Dream, Jay-Z and Kanye West for the Watch the Throne track "No Church in the Wild." Prior to the event, the Recording Academy gave out multiple Grammys during a pre-telecast ceremony. Drake won Best Rap Album for Take Care, Usher's "Climax" won Best R&B Performance, Miguel's "Adorn" has been elected Best R&B Song while Beyoncé earned Best Traditional R&B Performance for "Love on Top." Jay and 'Ye won for Best Rap Performance and Best Rap Song for "N***as in Paris" whereas Rihanna and Calvin Harris' "We Found Love" won Best Short Form Music Video. Skrillex won Best Dance/Electronica Album for Bangarang, Best Dance Recording for "Bangarang," Best Remixed Recording and Non-Classical for his remix of Nero's "Promises," whereas Björk's Biophilia was given a Grammy for Best Recording Package. Check out the entire list below.

Record of the Year: "Somebody That I Used to Know," Gotye feat. Kimbra

Album of the Year: Babel, Mumford & Sons

Song of the Year: "We Are Young," (Jack Antonoff, Jeff Bhasker, Andrew Dost and Nate Reuss, songwriters (Fun. feat. Janelle Monae)

Best New Artist: Fun.

Best Pop Solo Performance: "Set Fire to the Rain" (Live), Adele

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance: "Somebody That I Used to Know," Gotye feat. Kimbra

Best Pop Vocal Album: Stronger, Kelly Clarkson

Best Dance/Electronica Album: Bangarang, Skrillex

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album: Kisses on the Bottom, Paul McCartney

Best Rock Performance: "Lonely Boy," Black Keys

Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance: "Love Bites (So Do I)," Halestorm

Best Rock Song: "Lonely Boy," Dan Auerbach, Brian Burton and Patrick Carney (Black Keys)

Best Rock Album: El Camino, Black Keys

Best Alternative Music Album: Making Mirrors, Gotye

Best R&B Performance: "Climax," Usher

Best Traditional R&B Performance: "Love on Top," Beyoncé

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 and Kanye West

Best Rap Song: "N****s in Paris," Jay-Z and Kanye West

Best Rap Album: Take Care, Drake

Best Country Solo Performance: "Blown Away," Carrie Underwood

Best Country Album: Uncaged, Zac Brown Band

Best Blues Album: Locked Down, Dr. John

Best Reggae Album: Rebirth, Jimmy Cliff

Best Comedy Album: Blow Your Pants Off, Jimmy Fallon

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media: The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross

Best Historical Album: The Smile Sessions (Deluxe Boxed Set), Beach Boys

Producer of the Year, Non-Classical: Dan Auerbach

By: Petar Kujundzic / News / February 11, 2013 / 4858 Views