The 55th Annual Grammy Awards were presented on Sunday, Feb.10, 2013. "Music's Biggest Night" was hosted by LL COOL J and televised on CBS Television Network.The 55th Annual Grammy Awards were held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, Calif. Following is a selection of this year's Grammy winners. For a complete listing, please see the Grammy website.
The top award of the night, Album of the Year, was presented to Mumford & Sons by last year's winner, Adele. Musicians Ben Lovett, Marcus Mumford, Ted Dwane and Winston Marshall of Mumford & Sons accepted the Album of the Year award for 'Babel.'
Gotye won for Best Alternative Music Album for "Making Mirrors." Gotye featuring Kimba Johnson won Best Pop Duo/Group Performance and Record of The Year for.("Somebody That I Used to Know"). Musician Wouter De Backer and Kimbra Johnson posed together with their awards.
Album of the Year: Babel — Mumford & Sons
Record of the Year: "Somebody That I Used To Know" by Gotye Featuring Kimbra
Best New Artist: FUN.
Song of the Year: "We Are Young" by Jack Antonoff, Jeff Bhasker, Andrew Dost & Nate Ruess, songwriters (FUN. Featuring Janelle Monáe)
Best Pop Vocal Album: "Stronger" by Kelly Clarkson
Best Pop Solo Performance: "Set Fire To The Rain (Live)" by Adele
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance: Somebody That I Used To Know" by Gotye Featuring Kimbra
Best Dance/Electronica Album: Bangarang by Skrillex
Best Rock Performance: "Lonely Boy" by The Black Keys
Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance: "Love Bites (So Do I)" by Halestorm
Best Rock Album: El Camino by The Black Keys
Best Alternative Music Album: Making Mirrors by Gotye
Best R&B Performance: "Climax" by Usher
Best Urban Contemporary Album: Channel Orange by Frank Ocean
Best R&B Album: Black Radio by Robert Glasper Experiment
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration: "No Church in the Wild" by Jay-Z & Kanye West Featuring Frank Ocean & The-Dream
Best Rap Performance: "N****s In Paris" by Jay-Z & Kanye West
Best Rap Album: Take Care by Drake
Best Country Solo Performance: "Blown Away" by Carrie Underwood. Carrie Underwood in technicolor dress at Grammy Awards
Best Country Album: Uncaged byZac Brown Band
Best Americana Album: Slipstream by Bonnie Raitt
Best Blues Album: Locked Down by Dr. John
Best Spoken Word Album: Society's Child: My Autobiography by Janis Ian
Best Comedy Album: Blow Your Pants Off by Jimmy Fallon